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Hyundai launches Accent subcompact with features upgrade, competitive prices

2017/05/19 13:32

SEOUL, May 19 (Yonhap) -- Hyundai Motor Co. on Friday launched the upgraded 2017 Accent subcompact to woo customers with improved features and competitive prices.

The Accent subcompact went on sale in the domestic market earlier in the day, the country's biggest carmaker said in a statement.

On top of the basic four-door Accent and five-door Accent Wit trims, the Value Plus model has been added to the four-door trim this time around. The two trim models are available equipped with either a 1.4-liter gasoline engine or a 1.6-liter diesel engine, the statement said.

The company applied features that include 15-inch alloy wheels, a rear parking assist system, and advanced door locking systems to the 1.4-liter Value Plus model, it said.

All Accent, formerly called the Verna domestically, carry price tags below 12 million won (US$10,600).

Hyundai's Accent subcompact (Courtesy of Hyundai Motor) (Yonhap) Hyundai's Accent subcompact (Courtesy of Hyundai Motor) (Yonhap)

kyongae.choi@yna.co.kr

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