Compare 2019 Honda Accord vs 2018 Honda Accord

2019 Honda Accord vs 2018 Honda Accord
2019 Honda Accord 2018 Honda Accord

  Engine

1.5L Turbo I-4 1.5L Turbo I-4

  Horsepower

192 192

  MPG (City/Highway)

30/38 * 30/38 *

2019 Honda Accord vs 2018 Honda Accord

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The Honda Accord first debuted in 1976 and has had several variants since its introduction to the automotive market. Over ten generations of development, the Honda Accord has existed as nearly every type of vehicle, falling short of existing as a truck. For most markets, the Honda Accord began its tenth generation in 2018. With the discontinuation of the Honda Accord coupe in 2017, the Honda Accord now only exists as a 4-door sedan. The 2019 Honda Accord and 2018 Honda Accord are not available for the European automotive markets but have retained their popularity in the American market. The 2019 Accord is a slight upgrade of the 2018 Accord but the same car at heart.

Performance

The 2019 Honda Accord and 2018 Honda Accord are both available with the same engine and transmission options. The smaller of the two engine options is a turbocharged 1.5-liter I4 engine that produces 192 horsepower and 192 pound-feet of torque. The larger turbocharged 2.0-liter I4 engine produces 252 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. Depending on the 2019 or 2018 Accord trim each engine can be mated to either a 6-speed manual transmission, a 10-speed automatic transmission with a manual shift mode, or a continuously variable-speed automatic transmission (CVT). There is also a third-generation hybrid engine for the 2019 Accord. While the 1.5-liter engine is still available for the 2019 Honda Accord it is not offered for the 2019 Honda Accord Touring; the 1.5-liter engine is available for the 2018 Honda Accord Sport. The 1.5-liter is capable of achieving 30 miles per gallon in the city and 38 miles per gallon on the highway. The larger 2.0-liter engine delivers 22 miles per gallon in the city and 32 miles per gallon on the highway.

Appearance

The 2019 Honda Accord is available with nine different exterior color options. There are eight different colors available for the 2018 Honda Accord. Unlike with the 2018 Honda Accord, Kona Coffee Metallic is no longer offered as an exterior color option for the 2019 Accord. For 2019, Still Night Pearl and San Marino Red serve as replacements for the previous year's Kona Coffee Metallic color.

Features

The 2018 Honda Accord and 2019 Honda Accord both feature Honda's renown Honda Sensing Suite. Honda Sensing includes a variety of safety features such as adaptive cruise control, road departure warning, and lane-keep assist. Traffic Sign Recognition is available as a standard feature on the 2019 Honda Accord while the feature is optional for the 2018 Honda Accord.

The 2019 Honda Accord is not immensely different than the 2018 Honda Accord, but both models have a lot to offer. If you are interested in either the 2019 Accord or 2018 Accord feel free to contact us to learn more about the models. If you would like to gain firsthand experience of either model, please visit us and schedule a test drive. Our staff will be more than happy to assist you with your questions or concerns.

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* 30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for 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. 48 city/48 highway/48 combined mpg rating for hybrid 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, battery-pack age/condition (hybrid trims) and other factors.