2017 Hyundai Accent vs 2017 Hyundai Veloster

2017 Hyundai Accent and 2017 Hyundai Veloster side by side

Narrowing down which kind of car you want can be tricky. While models like sedans are compact and efficient, and SUV can offer you more power and more room for your gear or luggage. However, with the impressive hatchback lineup from Hyundai, drivers can get the best of both worlds. We wanted to take a look at the differences between the 2017 Hyundai Accent vs the 2017 Hyundai Veloster to help you decide which one is best suited for you.

One of the most impressive aspects about both Hyundai hatchback models is that they both offer fantastic fuel efficiency ratings. When looking at the 2017 Accent, the hatchback offers a fuel economy rating of 27 city/37 highway/31 combined mpg for manual transmission models, as well as 26/36/30 with an automatic transmission. Looking at the 2017 Veloster, there are similar mpg ratings with 27 city/34 highway/30 combined for manual models, along with 28/35/31 mpg with the EcoShift Dual Clutch Transmission. Whichever your preferences are, you will be getting a fuel efficient vehicle.

2017 Hyundai Accent


2017 Hyundai Veloster

$14,745 Starting MSRP $18,100
137 Starting Horsepower 132
31 Standard Combined MPG 30
103.4 cu.ft Cargo Space 105.3 cu.ft

Which Hyundai Hatchback Offers the Most Space?

While these models might look small on the outside, both are incredibly spacious on the inside. Starting with passenger room, the 2017 Accent and 2017 Veloster are just about identical, offering 89.7 cu.ft and 89.8 cu.ft of space for passengers respectively. When the second rows of each vehicle are folded down, the space really opens up. In fact, the two models are similar again, with the new Veloster just edging out the Accent with 105.3 cu.ft of available space to 103.4 cu.ft.

Whichever model you choose between the 2017 Hyundai Accent vs the 2017 Hyundai Veloster, you're sure to have an impressive, capable and fun vehicle to drive. You can also test drive either hatchback model today by visiting us at Apple Valley Hyundai.

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