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2008 Hyundai Accent GS 2-Door Hatchback FWDReview
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Great Commuter Car — if you have to drive long distances, this is the car to have! great on gas! cheap to maintain, runs like a champ! handles great! like driving a go-cart! worked out as a great car to drive back and forth from Chicago to Madison.

Pros: GREAT ON GAS!!

Cons: small

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2008 Hyundai Accent SE 2-Door Hatchback FWDReview
Vicki writes:
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Fun To Drive — this is a nice little car with good handling, the quaility is ok, looks are sharp, the price I paid for the car is adequate and the fun factor is the color!!! I would reccommend this car for single people. . . it is a little small

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: the color!!

Cons: the maintenance plan

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2008 Hyundai Accent GS 2-Door Hatchback FWDReview
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Good Economy And Value For The Money — Could do with a little more HP but otherwise it's very cheap to run as well as very low maint. costs. fit and finish is as good if not better than the rest on to days market in it's class.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Excellent warranty coverage 5yr 100,000km

Cons: No good reason to not look at one when looking for a new vehicle

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2008 Hyundai Accent SE 2-Door Hatchback FWDReview
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It Is An Economy Car That Has Better Alternatives — Car has no power and is very small. The quality is ok but could definitely be better. The appearance is good from the side and at angles but head on and from the back it looks buggish. it is really cheap though. It is fun through turns but just driving it around town is not very fun.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: efficient if only using the front seats

Cons: not good quality and no horsepower

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2008 Hyundai Accent SE 2-Door Hatchback FWDReview
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No Comment — Umm, not really worth the money. it's cute and all, but its performance sux, it's very cheap looking and feeling on the inside, though I am a fan of the MPG! It would be funner to drive if it had more power.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: MPG

Cons: Cheap built.

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2008 Hyundai Accent GS 2-Door Hatchback FWDReview
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Great Buy Fotr The Price! — MILEAGE!...i average 28-30mpg ..and it has decent acceleration for it's engine size...can't pull my lil pop-up trailer , but I will find another way with that ...grin..it is an economy car, not luxury ..so it isn't the quietest...but the sound system is good ..it's been called "cute" which ehhhh..yeah I guess...but it is FUN to drive

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: FUN WITH GREAT MILEAGE

Cons: ROAD/ENGINE NOISE

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... — The car in genaral runs great, real easy to work on. Not a vera fast car haha but handle great. The car is cheap on gaz and theirs more room than it seems. Good car for a low price lol

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: cheap on gaz

Cons: slow

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2008 Hyundai Accent GLS Sedan FWDReview
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Cheap And Cheerful Luxury Sedan — Good pickup, great handling, high quality ABS. Low maintenance costs, excellent AC. with a wee bit of aesthetic work the looks of a rally sports car achievable. Fun factor - I have put in a 2-DIN Video screen Audi HUD with external amplifier and 6 speakers. With full tint, this is a great comfortable cruiser.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: If you love handling

Cons: notchy gear shifts

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Sporty —

Performance: Acceleration feels semi-sporty even if it is pretty slow. The brakes work excellent and the handling is very, very good! A really fun car to drive! Appearance: This is the newest generation of the Hyundai Accent. Latest design for my 3dr is a hatchback. Looks sporty, curvy, and doesn't appear "cheap" Build Quality: Metal Doors, not cheap plastic, Excellent electronic controls, motor is in good condition (been driving on it for 20k miles with a good maintenance and haven't had to replace much at all.) Great Build quality! Cost of Ownership: Repairs are non-existent for the most part other than the typical maintenance from the book. I have a lead foot and get close to advertised MPG in stop and go traffic and I get over what is advertised on the highway. 22 city, 34 hwy is what I usually average. Fun Factor: Car is just a BLAST to drive! Would actually recommend it as an autocross car, so long as you upgrade the stock tires. This car sticks to the road very well and the brakes are superb for this class. Love this car! Keep in mind this is coming from someone who has driven everything from a beater saturn to a mustang gt with some minor modifications, and up to a race prepped 240sx.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Fun to drive

Cons: Build quality

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2008 Hyundai Accent GS 2-Door Hatchback FWDReview
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Great Little Car For The Money. — I have had no problems with this car at all, it gets good mileage, has enough power, you can fold the seats down and haul big stuff in it thanks to the hatchback, it rides good, I like it. All in all I don't think you can get a better small car for the money, until Chevrolet starts making cobalt hatchbacks.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: They are cheap, good cars. If you need a small car I highly reccomend the Accent

Cons: None.

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2019 Hyundai Accent Reviews

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2017 Hyundai Accent Reviews

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2013 Hyundai Accent Reviews

Great Car That Is Fun To Drive. By tfdavis99

Love the sporty styling. I think this is the best looking small car in its class and it drives with the power of a larger car. I have not experienced any maintenance issues or expenses except regular ... Read More

Hopefully Another Great 10+ Car... By Markporter

Just drove it home, have no opinion of it other than the 20 miles I've driven so far. Drives nice, shifts smoothly (I have the manual six), hoping for nearly 40 mpg, we'll see. Seems to have lots of... Read More

2012 Hyundai Accent Reviews

Review By Accent8

INTERIOR is roomy..guages are well placed. Handles well ..ride is good for a small car. Doors sound solid when you close them. Gas mileage in town great so far..36 MPG. Not driven on interstate yet. Read More

The Car Is Practical And Comfortable. By Chris_Accent

I like that the car is easy to take care of and maintain. It seems like I always have to wash it, but when it's clean, it feels good to take it for a ride. I'm glad I have my car, but I wish I had mor... Read More

2011 Hyundai Accent Reviews

Snappy, Sleek, Great Commuter/ Trip Car By Sjones8591

The mpg of this car is awesome I live 30 mile from town, so mpg was important to me this car surpassed my expectations. I love how easily the back seats fold down and I was pleasantly surprised by th... Read More

For Performance, Looks And Safety By Varun

For Performance it has got a 1.6 VTVT engine which is amazing. The Build Quality is quite Rigid and Stable. The Appearance will surely catch a lot of eyes and is Too sexyy..!! The fuel consumption is... Read More

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