CNET Car Tech: 2012 Hyundai Accent SE Hyundai's most basic car gets a face-lift. by Brian Cooley @briancooley November 22, 2011 4:48 PM PST comments 0 facebook twitter linkedin googleplus more more + email tumblr stumble delicious reddit pinterest digg presented by The ugly days are over, Hyundai no longer makes anything you'd call hideous. The Accent is a serious contender in the class of cars that are giving hybrids hell and doing it cheap. Brian Cooley takes you for a drive to check the tech. Also, check out CNET's full review of the Hyundai Accent SE.