Black 2019 Honda Civic

2019 Honda CIvic

Silver 2019 Honda Accord

2019 Honda Accord

Honda Civic vs. Accord: Which is Best?

2019 Honda Civic


2019 Honda Accord
$19,450* MSRP


$23,720* MSRP
158-hp 2.0L 4-cylinder

Base Engine

192-hp 1.5L turbo 4-cylinder
97.8 cubic feet

Passenger Volume

105.6 cubic feet
15.1 cubic feet

Cargo Space

16.7 cubic feet
5-inch LCD


7-inch WVGA screen with customizable feature settings
N/A on base model

Pandora® compatibility

Standard on base model

Are you trying to decide between a sedan with a spacious cabin or one with a more sporty feel? The Honda Accord and Honda Civic are two popular options with solid reputations. So how do you choose between the two? Today the team at Dover Honda compares the Honda Civic vs. Accord to help you answer the question.

Honda Civic vs. Accord: Pricing

If find an affordable model is your top priority, the Honda Civic has an edge with the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan LX 6-Speed Manual coming in with a staring $19,450 MSRP. The 2019 Honda Accord LX CVT starts at $23,720*, but also offers some features you won’t find on the Civic.

Honda Civic vs. Accord: Technology Features

Tech lovers may find the technology offerings to be another important difference between the Honda Civic and Accord. The base-level Accord interior offers some features that aren’t on the base model Civic, like:

  • 7-inch WVGA screen with customizable feature settings
  • Pandora® compatibility
  • Traffic Sign Recognition (TSR), part of the Honda Sensing® suite

Honda Civic vs. Accord: Performance & MPG Ratings

Whether you are looking for a sportier sedan for weaving through Somersworth traffic, or a larger and more powerful option, you can find it with either the Honda Civic or Accord. Explore the performance specs for these Honda models:

  • Engine: The Honda Accord performance is completed with a 192-hp 1.5L turbo 4-cylinder, and the Honda Civic boasts a 158-hp 2.0L 4-cylinder.
  • Transmission: Customize the Accord performance with the choice between a few different transmissions: a 6-speed manual, a CVT, and Electronic CVT, and a 10-speed automatic. The Civic also includes multiple options, such as a 6-speed manual and two CVT options.
  • MPG Ratings: With the entry-level LX trim, the 2019 Civic with 6-speed transmission earns an EPA-estimated 25 mpg city/ 36 mpg highway** rating, and the 2019 Accord LX with CVT earns an EPA-estimated 30 mpg city/38 mpg highway**.

Honda Civic vs. Accord: Cargo & Passenger Space

Families will find seating for five in both Honda sedans, but if you are looking for room to stretch out, the Accord is your best bet. The Honda Accord has a passenger volume of 105.6 cubic feet, and also includes plenty of space for packages with a maximum cargo volume of 16.7 cubic feet. While the Civic is smaller and more nimble, it still delivers all the room you need a maximum cargo volume of 15.1 cubic feet and a passenger volume of 97.8 cubic feet.

Explore the Honda Civic and Accord at Dover Honda!

When you compare the Honda Civic vs. Honda Accord, it’s clear both are great options. If you want to explore both models in person, and check out the Civic colors, make the drive to Dover Honda for a test drive today! We can tour you around both models and answer all your questions. We also have new vehicle specials to help you save money on your next Honda sedan

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*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $920.00 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.

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