If you want peppy performance, interior space, and fuel efficiency, the midsize sedan segment is likely a good fit for you. This class is a competitive one, though, which can make it hard to decide which vehicle will suit your needs. In this comparison, we look at the 2019 HondaAccord and 2019 ToyotaCamry to help make your car-buying research easier.
Both the 2019 Accord and 2019 Camry provide you with three engine options and a hybrid model, if you would like to be eco-friendlier.
While the Camry’s base engine produces 203 horsepower — compared to the Accord’s 192 horsepower — the Accord delivers higher torque numbers. As a result, the Accord accelerates faster than the Camry.
When it comes to the hybrid models, the Accord has more power. It cranks out 212 horsepower and 232 lb-ft of torque, whereas the Camry Hybrid model only offers 176 horsepower and 163 lb-ft of torque.
Overall, the Accord and the Camry offer comfort and style on the inside, making it difficult to differentiate between these two models. If you’re looking at the lower trim levels, though, you will notice that the Accord utilizes higher quality materials, even on its base trim. The 2019 Accord offers 16.7 cubic feet of cargo capacity in the trunk, while the Camry only offers 15.1 cubic feet.
If connectivity features are your priority and you own a smartphone, the Accord will appeal to you. The Accord offers both Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ smartphone integration. The Camry only offers Apple CarPlay® compatibility. These technologies will allow you to use your favorite smartphone apps directly on your vehicle’s touchscreen display.
Now that you understand where the Honda Accord excels in comparison to the Camry, it’s time for you to experience it in person. Stop by Honda of Tiffany Springs, and test-drive the 2019 Accord in Kansas City.