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2018 Hyundai Accent vs 2018 Nissan Sentra

2018 Hyundai Accent next to the 2018 Nissan Sentra

One of the most popular automotive segments in the auto industry is the compact car. Their impressive fuel efficiency, spirited performance and a generous list of comfort options and innovative technology features help make them an easy pick for a new car. With such an impressive list of qualities and a budget-friendly price tag, the compact car will continue to be the ideal option for many car shoppers who are looking for the best value.

There are two cars in the compact car segment that keep giving drivers everything they could ever want or need and they are the Hyundai Accent and Nissan Sentra. This side-by-side comparison of the 2018 Hyundai Accent vs 2018 Nissan Sentra will help you decide which new car will be the best choice for your specific driving needs. Keep reading to learn more about how the new Hyundai Accent compares to the Nissan Sentra.

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201Hyundai Accent  VS  2018 Nissan Sentra 
$14,995  MSRP  $16,990 
1.6-liter 4-Cyl  Engine  1.6-liter 4-Cyl 
130 HP  Horsepower  124 HP 
28 City/38 Hwy  MPG Rating  29 City/37 Hwy 

2018 Hyundai Accent and 2018 Nissan Sentra Comparison

The 2018 Hyundai Accent takes an early lead over the 2018 Nissan Sentra right from the start by having a much lower MSRP. With a lower price tag and a similar-sized engine that offers more horsepower and a higher highway fuel economy rating, the 2018 Hyundai Accent also outperforms the 2018 Nissan Sentra in on-road performance. Both the 2018 Hyundai Accent and 2018 Nissan Sentra use a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine but, the one given to the new Accent can deliver 130 horsepower and up to 38 MPG on the highway whereas the engine underneath the hood of the new Sentra can only manage to put out a less powerful 124 horsepower and offer a less-efficient 37 MPG highway fuel economy rating.


2018 Hyundai Accent infotainment system
2018 Hyundai Accent dashboard features
2018 Hyundai Accent front interior seats
2018 Hyundai Accent rear passenger seats