2019 Honda Civic or Accord: Which Is Best?

2019 Honda Civic Sedan LX Manual
2019 Honda Civic
2019 Honda Accord Sedan Sport 1.5 Manual
2019 Honda Accord

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2019 Honda Civic Sedan LX with 6-speed manual transmission

vs.

2019 Honda Accord Sedan LX with 2-speed CVT

transmission

$19,550* MSRP

Price

$23,720* MSRP

158-hp 2.0L 4-cylinder

Base Engine

192-hp 1.5L turbo 4-cylinder

138 lb-ft

Torque

192 lb-ft

97.8 cubic feet

Passenger Volume

105.6 cubic feet

15.1 cubic feet

Cargo Space

16.7 cubic feet

If you're in the market for a dependable sedan on Cicero and Oak Park roads, then you may be looking at models like the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan LX or Accord Sedan LX. At a glance they may look similar, but what is the difference between Honda Civic and Accord models? Both offer competitive starting prices, great technology features, strong performance, and much more, yet only one can end up in your driveway. Find the right model for you with this Honda sedan comparison from the experts at Honda City Chicago today!

Honda Civic vs. Honda Accord: Starting Price

Since price is a major selling point for many sedan customers, both models have been competitively priced to ensure drivers are getting a well-balanced vehicle for their money. If you opt for the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan LX, you can save a little extra cash thanks to its starting MSRP of $19,550*. However, the 2019 Honda Accord Sedan LX isn't too much of a leap in price with its starting MSRP of $23,720*.

Honda Civic vs. Honda Accord: Performance & MPG Ratings

For a competitive price, drivers also want to know that their sedan can keep them moving by offering a dependable performance and fuel economy. While the Civic and Accord offer slightly different engine configurations and performance features, each is designed to offer you the power and fuel efficiency to meet your specific driving needs. Take a look at the impressive specs for both models below:

  • Engine: The Honda Accord Sedan LX comes with a 192-hp 1.5L turbo 4-cylinder that delivers 192 lb-ft of torque, and the Honda Civic Sedan LX is equipped with a 158-hp 2.0L 4-cylinder which generates 138 lb-ft of torque.

  • MPG Ratings: The Honda Civic Sedan LX earns an EPA-estimated 25 mpg city/36 mpg highway** rating when paired with a 6-speed manual transmission, while the Honda Accord Sedan LX earns an EPA-estimated 30 mpg city/38 mpg highway** rating with a 2-speed CVT transmission.

Honda Civic vs. Honda Accord: Cargo & Passenger Space

In both models, drivers will have comfortable seating for a maximum of five passengers, but they do differ slightly in terms of interior dimensions and cargo space. While Honda Accord Sedan LX has 105.6 cubic feet of passenger room available, the Civic Sedan LX only comes with 97.8 cubic feet of passenger space. You'll also have a little more room to store your belongings in the Accord Sedan LX thanks to its cargo volume of 16.7 cubic feet as opposed to the 15.1 cubic feet of cargo space inside the Civic Sedan LX.

Take the Honda Civic or Accord for a Ride at Honda City Chicago

Now that you've compared the Honda Civic Sedan LX and Honda Accord Sedan LX, make your way over to Honda City Chicago to experience these great models in person. You can also find more comparisons and see how the Civic Sedan holds up against other models like the Hyundai Elantra, Subaru Impreza, and Nissan Sentra. Be sure to browse our inventory of new models for sale to find the Civic or Accord that fits your driving needs. Contact us today to schedule a test drive at our dealership near Chicago!

Disclaimers:

*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $930.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.
**Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.