Hyundai is offering the Accent 1.3 GSI three-door for £6,995 (£1,000 off the list price) until 31st March 2005.

The Accent includes five-speed manual transmission, driver and passenger airbags, anti-lock brakes, central locking, electric front windows, power steering, stereo-radio/CD player and three 3-point rear seatbelts.

The Accent 1.3 GSI three-door uses a four-cylinder 1,341cc engine, and delivers 84.5bhp @ 5500rpm. It has 87lbs ft of torque available at 3000rpm, taking it from 0-62mph in 12.9 seconds and a top speed of 109mph.

In Warranty Direct’s most recent survey of most reliable cars, the Accent was placed third overall with ‘special praise’ for its low running costs.

The 1.3 GSI three-door, in common with the rest of the Hyundai range, also comes with a five year unlimited mileage warranty as standard which is transferable between owners.