2020 Toyota Yaris Sedan vs 2020 Hyundai Accent

Choosing a new sedan is an exciting prospect for any new potential car buyer. Whether you are considering the 2020 Toyota Yaris Sedan or the Hyundai Accent, you’ll have some decent options from which to choose. Both of these vehicles have their benefits. Let’s take a closer look at each one.


The Toyota Yaris and Hyundai Accent are both compact sedans with room for five passengers, although the Yaris does have a bit more legroom in the back. The Hyundai however is slightly wider but you have more headroom in the Yaris.

2020 Yaris and Accent Design Changes Compared

When you glance at the two vehicles from the back, you may think they look quite similar, but once you see the front a noticeable styling difference appears. The Toyota Yaris has a big, black, honeycomb-style grille, while the Hyundai has a tighter, cascading-style chrome grille.

2020 Toyota Yaris Sedan vs 2020 Hyundai Accent

You’ll notice the gleaming chrome-tipped exhaust peeking out from the Yaris that pairs nicely with the LE or XLE’s spoiler. Also, stay on the sporty side of life with 16-in. split-spoke alloy wheels.

When you upgrade to the XLE trim on the Yaris, you’ll also get synthetic leather upholstery and automatic LED headlights. The Hyundai sports stylish LED lights as well, but has cloth seats.

Safety Technology

Both vehicles have several safety features including ABS, Tire Pressure Monitor, and Brake Assist. The Hyundai offers a reversing camera as a standard feature, and if you get a higher trim level you’ll get blind-spot mirror, forward-collision warning, and automatic emergency braking. You’ll get a low-speed pre-collision system with automatic emergency braking and reversing camera will be standard on all trims.

Toyota Safety Features vs Hyundai Safety Features

Overview of Features: 2020 Toyota Yaris vs Hyundai Accent

2020 Toyota Yaris 2020 Hyundai Accent
1.5-liter Inline-4 Gas engine

105 hp. 103 lb-ft of torque

1.6-liter Inline-4 Gas engine

120 hp. 113 lb-ft of torque

Standard HD Radio Not Available
Not Available Remote Trunk Release
Standard Keyless Start  Not Available
Standard Satellite Radio  Not Available
6-speed Transmission 6-speed Transmission

As you can see the 2020 Toyota Yaris Sedan features are somewhat better than the Hyundai Accent are. There are added features and styles that come standard with the Yaris that you don’t get with the Hyundai. For some of the options that aren’t standard on the Yaris, they may be available on a higher trim level.

2020 Toyota Yaris Sedan Interior vs 2020 Hyundai Accent Interior

The pricing for the 2020 Toyota Yaris Sedan in Edmonton, Alberta varies depending on the trim level. There are five trim levels. Here are the approximate prices:

  • L—$15,650
  • LE—$16,650
  • XLE—$18,750
  • LE Hatchback—$17,750
  • XLE Hatchback—$18,750

The best way to see which 2020 Toyota Yaris is a great fit for you is to look at them in person. Take one for a ride on the road to see how they handle. At Toyota Northwest Edmonton, we have a wide range of Toyotas from which to choose. Whether it’s the LE or a hatchback style, you will fall in love with this

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