Compare Hyundai Accent vs. Toyota Yaris vs. Ford Focus

Compare the Hyundai Accent against the Toyota Yaris and Ford Focus. Use this tool to compare rankings and see how the Accent, Yaris and Focus stack up against each other in terms of performance, features, safety prices and more. Then use our Best Price Program by selecting the trims you are interested in to see local prices and get a great deal on a new Accent, Yaris and Focus. If you are interested in used cars you can also search used listings in your area.

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2010 Hyundai Accent 2010 Toyota Yaris 2009 Ford Focus
2010 Hyundai Accent 2010 Toyota Yaris 2009 Ford Focus
3dr HB Auto GS
  • 3dr HB Man GS
  • 3dr HB Auto GS
  • 4dr Sdn Man GLS
  • 4dr Sdn Auto GLS
  • 3dr HB Man SE
  • 3dr HB Auto SE
  • 3dr HB Man Blue
3dr LB Auto (Natl)
  • 3dr LB Man (Natl)
  • 3dr LB Man (GS)
  • 3dr LB Man (SE)
  • 5dr LB Man (Natl)
  • 5dr LB Man (GS)
  • 5dr LB Man (SE)
  • 4dr Sdn Man (Natl)
  • 4dr Sdn Man (GS)
  • 4dr Sdn Man (SE)
  • 3dr LB Auto (Natl)
  • 3dr LB Auto (GS)
  • 3dr LB Auto (SE)
  • 5dr LB Auto (Natl)
  • 5dr LB Auto (GS)
  • 5dr LB Auto (SE)
  • 4dr Sdn Auto (Natl)
  • 4dr Sdn Auto (GS)
  • 4dr Sdn Auto (SE)
4dr Sdn S
  • 4dr Sdn S
  • 2dr Cpe SE
  • 4dr Sdn SE
  • 2dr Cpe SES
  • 4dr Sdn SES
  • 4dr Sdn SEL


MSRP $12,995 $13,405 $15,520
Invoice $12,660 $12,735 $14,574
Avg. Paid $8,414 $8,890 $8,286

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.1 8.0 7.9
Critics' Rating 8.3 7.2 7.7
Performance 6.8 7.3 7.6
Interior 7.4 6.9 7.7
Cost to Own 9.7 9.6 9.6
Safety 7.5 8.5 8.6
Reliability 4.0 4.0 3.0

Pros & Cons

  • Good fuel economy ratings
  • Impressive cargo space for its size
  • Good gas mileage
  • Many standard safety features
  • Good fuel economy
  • High-tech available infotainment system
  • Plenty of trunk space
  • Above-average safety score
  • Low safety scores
  • Doesn’t have many standard features
  • Base model lacks interior features
  • Passenger seats are cramped
  • Below-average safety scores
  • Engine may not be powerful enough for some shoppers
  • Uncomfortable back seat

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I4 1.6L/98 Gas I4 1.5L/91 Gas I4 2.0L/121
MPG 27 City / 36 Hwy 29 City / 35 Hwy 24 City / 35 Hwy



Body Style 3 Door HB 3 Door Hatchback 4 Door Sedan


Wheelbase(in) 98.4 96.9 102.9
Length, Overall (in) 159.3 150.6 175.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 66.7 67.8
Height, Overall (in) 57.9 60.0 58.7

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Optional Optional

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Standard Optional


Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2504 2355 2623

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Front On/Off Road Optional
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Rear On/Off Road Optional
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Optional
Wheel Locks Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Covers Standard Standard Standard


Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Optional
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Optional
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Optional Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Optional
Interior Cargo Shade Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Rear Seat Heat Ducts Standard Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Optional
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Optional Standard
Rear Floor Mats Standard
Keyless Entry Optional Optional
Power Door Locks Optional Optional
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Optional
Power Driver Mirror Optional Optional
Driver Vanity Mirror Optional Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Optional
Passenger Vanity Mirror Optional Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Optional
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard


Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 92.2 84.6 93.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 39.4 39.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.8 40.3 41.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.5 51.4 53.4
Front Hip Room (in) 50.6 50.0 50.4
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.9 38.3
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 33.8 36.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1 50.4 53.6
Second Hip Room (in) 49.6 46.7 50.9
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) - TBD - 25.7
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 13.8


AM/FM Stereo Optional Optional Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Optional Optional Standard
CD Player Optional Optional Standard
MP3 Player Optional Optional Standard
Satellite Radio Optional Optional Optional

Heating & Cooling

A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Optional Optional


Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Optional Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard



Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag On/Off Switch Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard


4-Wheel ABS Optional Standard Optional
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Optional
Child Safety Locks Standard
Traction Control Standard Optional


Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4 Gas I4
Displacement 1.6L/98 1.5L/91 2.0L/121
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 110 @ 6000 106 @ 6000 140 @ 6000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 106 @ 4500 103 @ 4200 136 @ 4250
Transmission Automatic w/OD Automatic Manual w/OD
Turning diameter 33.1 30.8 34.2


Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 27 29 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 35 35
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 11.1 13.0


Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut MacPherson strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Torsion Beam Independent SLA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Stabilizer bars
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)


Automatic Standard Standard Optional
4-Speed Automatic Standard Standard Optional
Manual Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard

Safety scores should only be compared between vehicles of similar size and weight. Larger, heavier vehicles generally provide more protection than smaller, lighter ones.