Compare Hyundai Accent vs. Honda Fit vs. Hyundai Elantra

Compare the Hyundai Accent against the Honda Fit and Hyundai Elantra. Use this tool to compare rankings and see how the Accent, Fit and Elantra 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, Fit and Elantra. If you are interested in used cars you can also search used listings in your area.

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2011 Hyundai Accent 2011 Honda Fit 2011 Hyundai Elantra
2011 Hyundai Accent 2011 Honda Fit 2011 Hyundai Elantra
3dr HB Man GL
  • 3dr HB Man GS *Ltd Avail*
  • 3dr HB Man GS
  • 3dr HB Auto GS *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn Man GLS *Ltd Avail*
  • 3dr HB Auto GS
  • 4dr Sdn Man GLS
  • 4dr Sdn Auto GLS *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn Auto GLS
  • 3dr HB Man SE *Ltd Avail*
  • 3dr HB Man SE
  • 3dr HB Auto SE *Ltd Avail*
  • 3dr HB Auto SE
  • 3dr HB Man GL
  • 3dr HB Man GL *Ltd Avail*
  • Manual
  • Automatic
  • Manual Sport
  • Automatic Sport
  • Automatic Sport with Navigation
4dr Sdn Man GLS (Alabama Plant) *Ltd Avail*
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  • 4dr Sdn Auto GLS (Alabama Plant) *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn Auto Ltd (Alabama Plant) *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn Auto Ltd (Alabama Plant)


MSRP $9,985 $15,100 $14,945
Invoice $9,899 $14,572 $14,536
Avg. Paid $6,806 $11,191 $11,799

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.4 8.6 8.4
Critics' Rating 7.7 9.6 9.3
Performance 6.8 8.4 8.4
Interior 7.4 9.0 8.8
Cost to Own 9.7 9.5 9.4
Safety 6.3 9.3 10.0
Reliability 3.0 3.0 2.5

Pros & Cons

  • Good fuel economy
  • Innovative storage options for cargo
  • Spacious passenger accommodations
  • Excellent safety and reliability ratings
  • Great fuel economy
  • Outstanding safety scores
  • Class-exclusive available heated rear seats
  • Plenty of passenger and cargo space
  • Underpowered engine
  • Tight back seat
  • Few standard features
  • Poor safety scores
  • Mixed reviews on performance
  • Bluetooth isn’t available
  • Engine could be more powerful

General Specs

Transmission Manual Manual Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I4 1.6L/98 Gas I4 1.5L/91.4 Gas I4 1.8L/110
MPG 28 City / 34 Hwy 27 City / 33 Hwy 28 City / 38 Hwy



Body Style 3 Door HB 5 Door Hatchback 4 Door Sedan


Wheelbase(in) 98.4 98.4 106.3
Length, Overall (in) 159.3 161.6 178.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 66.7 69.9
Height, Overall (in) 57.9 60.0 56.5

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Standard


Base Curb Weight (lbs) - TBD - 2489 2661 (est)

Tires & Wheels

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


Convenience & Comfort

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


Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 92.2 90.8 95.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 40.4 40.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.8 41.3 43.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.5 52.7 55.9
Front Hip Room (in) 50.6 51.5 53.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 39.0 37.1
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 34.5 33.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1 51.3 54.8
Second Hip Room (in) 49.6 51.3 52.7
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) - TBD - 57.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 14.8


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

Heating & Cooling

A/C Optional Standard Optional

Navigation & Communication

Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Optional


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



Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard


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

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard


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/91.4 1.8L/110
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 110 @ 6000 117 @ 6600 148 @ 6500
Torque (Net @ RPM) 106 @ 4500 106 @ 4800 131 @ 4700
Transmission Manual w/OD Manual Manual w/OD
Turning diameter 33.1 34.4 34.8


Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 27 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34 33 38
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 10.6 12.8


Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Macpherson strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Torsion beam Torsion Axle
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)


Manual Standard Standard Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard Standard
6-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.