New 2007 Hyundai Accent Pricing Announced

Jun 12, 2006, 01:00 ET from Hyundai Motor America

    LOS ANGELES, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America has
 announced pricing for the all-new 2007 Accent GS and SE three-door models,
 as well as pricing for the 2007 four-door Accent GLS. The four-door GLS
 arrived at dealerships in December 2005 as a '06 model-year vehicle, while
 the new three-door GS and SE are now arriving in showrooms across the
     The 2007 Hyundai Accent model lineup pairs a sleek, confident design
 with unsurpassed standard safety technologies, interior volume, and power
 in the 3-door and 4-door entry car segments.
     All Accent models come standard with extensive safety technologies,
 including a total of six airbags -- dual front airbags, front seat-mounted
 side-impact airbags and roof-mounted side-curtain airbags covering both
 rows of seating. Accent is powered with a segment-leading 1.6-liter DOHC
 CVVT inline four cylinder engine which peaks at 110 horsepower at 6000 rpm
 for sporty pick-up without sacrificing fuel efficiency. Accent delivers up
 to 37 mpg highway with an automatic transmission. Additionally, consumers
 looking to customize their vehicle will love Accent's 35 available parts
 and accessories which can be installed at any Hyundai dealership.
     2007 Hyundai Accent Manufacturer Suggested Retail* Pricing:
     Accent GS 3-Door, 5-Speed Manual Transmission           $10,415
     Accent GS 3-Door, 4-Speed Automatic Transmission        $11,415
     Accent GLS 4-Door, 5-Speed Manual Transmission          $12,565
     Accent GLS 4-Door, 4-Speed Automatic Transmission       $13,565
     Accent SE 3-Door, 5-Speed Manual Transmission           $13,915
     Accent SE 3-Door, 4-Speed Automatic Transmission        $14,915
     * Plus $580 freight charge
     In keeping with Hyundai's high-value approach to standard equipment,
 the Accent GS not only looks good, it also has a remarkable array of
 desirable features. Large, legible analog instrumentation keeps the driver
 informed, while a tilt steering wheel and an eight-way adjustable driver's
 seat with fold-down armrest, reclining rear seat and power steering insure
 long-haul comfort. Convenient storage areas are placed throughout the
 interior, including the front center console, driver storage tray, door
 storage pockets in the front doors and a rear storage tray. Two cupholders
 are ideally situated between the driver and passenger for easy reach. A
 60/40-split fold-down rear seatback makes it easy to load large objects, or
 to mix cargo and passengers for maximum effectiveness. The rear
 roof-mounted micro antenna is aerodynamic, flexible and improves signal
     Standard features are comprehensive and not typically found in this
 segment, including six airbags, two-speed variable intermittent wipers,
 rear spoiler, cabin air filtration, rear window defroster, tachometer,
 digital clock, two 12-volt outlets and remote hood and fuel filler door
     The sport-oriented Accent SE takes value in an exciting new direction.
 SE features standard ABS and four-wheel disc brakes, six airbags, air
 conditioning, power windows, dual front illuminated vanity mirrors,
 windshield shade band, power door locks, remote keyless entry with alarm
 and heated power-adjustable exterior mirrors. On the outside, the 16-inch
 alloy wheels and P205/45VR16 tires deliver road-holding capability, and fog
 lights keep the driver's path illuminated in adverse weather. The SE is
 also equipped with a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, and
 metallic interior accents. Additional storage is available with the
 seatback pockets. To complete the driving experience, the Accent SE
 features a sport-tuned suspension with unique springs, strut valving, roll
 bar and steering gear -- delivering in total a 70 percent increase in roll
 stiffness over the GLS. A power sunroof and a 220-watt premium audio system
 with AM/FM/cassette/six-disc in-dash CD changer with equalizer and
 amplifier are optional.
     The well-equipped 2007 Accent four-door comes in a single GLS trim
 level with either a five-speed manual or a four-speed automatic
 transmission with overdrive. GLS trim includes a wide range of features,
 including several items that are either optional or unavailable on
 competitive vehicles in the segment, including a powerful 1.6-liter CVVT
 engine, 172-watt six-speaker AM/FM/CD audio system with equalizer, air
 conditioning, power steering, tilt steering wheel and dual front
 illuminated vanity mirrors. There are a total of six airbags, including
 dual front airbags, front seat-mounted side-impact airbags and roof-mounted
 side-curtain airbags. The Premium Package includes ABS, power windows, door
 locks, heated power-adjustable exterior mirrors, and remote keyless entry
 with alarm. The Premium Sport Package adds all the equipment in the premium
 package plus 15-inch alloy wheels with 195/55VR15 tires.
     Hyundai Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif. is a
 subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Company of Korea. Hyundai vehicles are
 distributed throughout the United States by Hyundai Motor America and are
 sold and serviced by more than 700 Hyundai dealerships nationwide.

SOURCE Hyundai Motor America