Honda offers a number of vehicles that rank among the highest in the industry. In fact, it can be difficult to determine which car might be right for you. That’s why we’ve put together a comparison between two of the most popular Honda models: Honda Civic and Honda Accord. Although there are certainly some differences between the two, you’re still getting incredible value and quality no matter what you choose. Take a look below to see what both the 2017 Honda Civic Sedan and the 2017 Honda Accord Sedan have to offer.
Fuel Economy and Power
The Honda Civic comes with two options under the hood, the 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine and the 1.5-liter turbocharged four cylinder. The 2.0-liter engine gets up to 158 horsepower and up to 138 lb-ft of torque, while the turbocharged engine has an impressive 174 horsepower and 167 lb-ft of torque. These engines can be paired with either a six-speed transmission or an optional Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). When properly equipped, the Civic gets up to 42 highway mpg*.
The Honda Accord is offered with a 2.4-ltier i-VTEC inline four-cylinder engine or a 3.5-ltier i-VTEC V6. The four-cylinder gets up to 185 horsepower and 181 lb-ft of torque, while the V6 has up to 268 horsepower and 252 lb-ft of torque. Paired with either a CVT or six-speed transmission with Sport Mode, the new Honda Accord can get up to 36 highway MPG*.
What’s the conclusions? The Civic gets better fuel economy, while the Honda Accord is ideal for those looking for more power.
Both the Honda Civic and the Honda Accord come with distinct designs. The Honda Civic is a classic, with sloping contours, all-LED headlights, a long wheelbase, and aggressive stance. The 2017 Honda Civic is more aggressive than previous generations, but it still very much retains its classic look.
The Honda Accord has available LED lighting and a bolder grille, while redesigned wheels are bound to catch your eye. Parking sensors helpas you backup, while a more prominent dual exhaust adds sporty appeal. The Honda Civic and Honda Accord each offer distinct styling.
Stop by Basney Honda near South Bend, IN today to compare and test drive both of these amazing vehicles. We would love to tell you more about them.