Compare 2019 Honda Accord vs 2019 Honda Civic



2019 Honda Accord vs 2019 Honda Civic
2019 Honda Accord 2019 Honda Civic

  Engine

1.5L Turbo I-4 2.0L I-4

  Horsepower

192 hp 158 hp

  MPG (City/Highway)

30/38 * 25/36 *

  Transmission

Automatic CVT 6-speed manual

2019 Honda Accord vs 2019 Honda Civic

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Honda entered the American auto scene in the ’70s with a little box-like hatchback that most drivers were reticent to accept and appreciate. That changed. The impressive gas mileage, affordability, and durability offered by Honda vehicles won over the American driver. Since then, Honda has more than held its own against the big three American vehicle companies. Honda devotees are now into their third generation. For 2019, Honda has again produced impressive choices. Check out the head-to-head comparison below to help you select your next Honda car.

Performance

The 2019 Honda Accord and 2019 Honda Civic both have strong engines which respond quickly. They both have that tight, sports car feel. They are both loaded with safety features like multiple airbags and driver warning technology. Both come with a basic 3-year/36,000 mile drive train and roadside assistance warranty. The Accord and Civic each have traditional front wheel drive. The driver will notice the responsive difference of the Accord’s turbocharged engine. For you dedicated Civic fans, a turbocharged engine is also an available option.

Appearance

The Accord and the Civic have sporty, aggressive front grills and headlights. They have sloped hoods and dual, color matched side mirrors. The base 2019 Honda Accord offers alloy wheels as a standard feature while the base 2019 Honda Civic comes with steel wheels. Each model comes in different trim packages, so the driver can pretty much build the Accord or Civic they want. The Accord’s size difference is more noticeable in a side-by-side comparison. It also has a more open, distinctive front grille and sporty, flared fenders. The gas tank size difference gives the Accord over 40 additional miles of driving range on a full tank. That can be reassuring when the gas gauge drifts toward empty. The Accord also has an additional foot and half of cargo storage.

Features

Both have heated seats available as an option, but only the Accord also has the cool, ventilated seat feature available. Both the Accord and Civic have rear seats that fold and can even do a 60/40 split depending on the trim. They each have adaptive cruise control and keyless ignition. According to Honda, the Civic is a size smaller than the Accord. However, the Civic still offers a very roomy cabin – especially compared to its competitors. Both driver side cabins are nicely appointed with attractive gauge and instrument clusters.

Both the 2019 Honda Accord and the 2019 Honda Civic offer a great ride with plenty of standard features and available options. Whether your preference is the larger Accord or the more streamlined Civic, Bosak Honda Highland can match you with the car that’s right for you. Visit us for a test drive today.

* 30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for 2019 Honda Accord LX, EX and EX-L 1.5T trims. 29 city/35 highway/31 combined mpg rating for Sport 1.5T CVT trim. 26 city/35 highway/30 combined mpg rating for Sport 1.5T 6MT trim. 22 city/32 highway/26 combined mpg rating for Sport and Touring 2.0T trims. 23 city/34 highway/27 combined mpg rating for EX-L 2.0T trim. 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.

25 city/36 highway/29 combined mpg rating for 2019 Honda Civic LX & Sport 6MT trims. 30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for LX CVT and Touring trims. 29 city/37 highway/32 combined mpg rating for Sport CVT trim. 32 city/42 highway/36 combined mpg rating for EX & EX-L trims. 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.