Research 2012 Hyundai Accent specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

GLS 4dr Sedan Man GLS


Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 x - TBD -
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x - TBD -

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.7

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.7


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90


EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - TBD -
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year - TBD -


SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 6300
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 1.6L/97
Fuel System Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 123 @ 4850

Exterior Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.8
Track Width, Front (in) 59.3
Track Width, Front (in) 58.6
Height, Overall (in) 57.1
Length, Overall (in) 172.0
Wheelbase (in) 101.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.4

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 41.8
Front Head Room (in) 39.9
Second Head Room (in) 37.2
Second Leg Room (in) 33.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.4
Second Hip Room (in) 47.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 89.7
Front Hip Room (in) 51.3


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 (Est)
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 32 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37 (Est)


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion


Vehicle Name Hyundai Accent
Body Style 4 Door Sedan


Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.9
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs


Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P175/70R14
Rear Tire Size P175/70R14
Spare Tire Size


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)


Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.54
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.76
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.64


EPA Classification Compact Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2396


Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.0