Hyundai Accent

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Combine good aesthetics with practical technology and you have the inspiration for the Accent. The fluid, aerodynamics silhouette was shapped by the wind. From the low-slant nose to the handsome sculpted rear end, all surfaces are flush mounted for excellent air flow management, around and under the car. (Manufacturing period: '94.4~ present)

 Style
Fluid, aerodynamic silhouette
A low, sloping bonnet and steeply raked windshield keep things slippery and fast.
Nose is grilleless, and slim profile headlamp flow smoothly to join wraparound, clear turn signal.
The front bumper's built-in integral air dam
The contemporary slim roof pillars and a large glass area increase driver visibility


 Safety

The optimized steel body cage makes extensive use of new high-tensile strength steel and was designed with the help of a Cray supercomputer. The frame is ultra-strong for crash protection but sufficiently light enough for the car to be fuel efficient.

Dual airbags that use a state-of-the-art central control system, Roof rails, Side impact beams, Front and rear stabilizer bars, ABS


 Interior
The quick, nimble handling of rack-and-pinion power steering reduces the effort needed to maneuver the car. The foam-padded wheel offers a secure, slip-free grip.

The instrument panel offers a full, unobstructed view of the gauge cluster through the steering wheel arc.

The reclining front seats are anatomically contoured for maximum support. All cushions feature an anti-submarining design.The electric rear window defroster is equipped with an automatic timer

Abundant headroom and legroom

 Performance
The four-cylinder, multi-valve G4EK, G4FK engine deliver maximum power output without compromising fuel efficiency. Available in 1.3- and 1.5-liter displacements, the multi-point unleaded fuel injected ес delivers 82 and 91ps.

Fully independent 4-wheel suspension(Macpherson struts up front and a multi-link suspension in the rear), Coil springs at all four-wheels and front and rear stabilizer bars deliver an comfortable, stable ride.

Distributorless ignition system improves spark timing accuracy and increases overall reliability.

Mechanical refinements like roller-type rocker arms and a maintenance-free hydraulic valve lash adjuster

Knock control system

Models of  Hyundai `Accent` 1998