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2020 Hyundai Accent
Limited Sedan FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$19,379
2003 Ford Escort
ZX2
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$13,750
10 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Hyundai Accent
Limited Sedan FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

Despite looking the same, the subcompact Hyundai Accent makes big moves toward improved efficiency for 2020. Last year’s 1.6-liter engine was completely redesigned. It now makes 120 h...

2003 Ford Escort
ZX2

The last of a classic breed, the 2003 Ford Escort was the final model in one of the automaker's top-selling economy lines. The popular subcompact was designed as a low-cost family car...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Hyundai Accent
Limited Sedan FWD
No User Reviews
2003 Ford Escort
ZX2
45
2003 Ford Escort ZX2Review:

:d — exterior is a newer style. interior is nice. not to bad on gas. easy to drive. lately have had probl...

Primary Use: Family transportation

85
2003 Ford Escort ZX2Review:

Escort Zx2 (lead Footer) — This car handles nimbly, probably due to the light weight, but the stock tires don't have very much ...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

35
2003 Ford Escort ZX2Review:

Ford Escort — Si lo llevas al piso queda hermosooo. Bastante fragil pero se la banca. Tiene buena mecanica y si lo...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Specs

2020 Hyundai Accent
Limited Sedan FWD
2003 Ford Escort
ZX2
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
33 MPG
23 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
41 MPG
28 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 11.9 gal 12 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
120 hp @ 6,300 RPM
130 hp @ 5,300 RPM
130 hp @ 5,300 RPM
Torque
113 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
135 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
135 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.2:1
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--
Displacement
1,600 cc
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
2.98 in x 3.5 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 4 stars
Front Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Driver -- 1 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 4 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
Cassette Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats -- Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 42.1 in 42.5 in
Back Legroom 33.5 in 33.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.7 cu ft --
Exterior
Length 172.6 in 175.2 in
Width 68.1 in 67.4 in
Height 57.1 in 52.3 in
Wheelbase 101.6 in 98.4 in

Available Options

2020 Hyundai Accent
Limited Sedan FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Absolute Black
  • Admiral Blue
  • Frost White Pearl
  • Linen Beige Metallic
  • Olympus Silver
  • Pomegranate Red
  • Urban Gray
2003 Ford Escort
ZX2

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