2018 Honda Civic vs. 2018 Honda Accord
2018 Honda Civicvs. 2018 Honda Accord
For decades, Honda has offered two best-selling sedans to shoppers with reliable yet fun performance and up-to-date technology. Now that the newest iterations of the 2018 Honda Civic and 2018 Honda Accord have been released, how do you know which is best for Waoimea drivers? From both, you’ll get:
- Honda Sensing (standard on Accord) for intelligent driver assistance and safety
- Excellent fuel economy for better savings at the pump
- Touchscreen infotainment center to keep you connected on the go
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|2018 Honda Civic
||2018 Honda Accord
|Up to 32 mpg city/42 mpg highway*
||Up to 30 mpg city/38 mpg highway**
|15.1 cubic feet
||16.7 cubic feet
|97.8 cubic feet
||105.6 cubic feet
Performance & Fuel Economy
Compared to Toyota models like the Camry and Corolla, both the Honda Civic and Honda Accord offer excellent performance. The Civic promises notable fuel-efficiency, while all Accord trims come with a standard turbo engine for extra oomph.
- Honda Civic: Standard 158-hp 2.0L 4-cylinder engine or an available 174-hp 1.5L turbocharged engine
- Honda Accord: Standard 192-hp 1.5L turbocharged engine or an available 252-hp 2.0L turbocharged engine
- 2018 Honda Civic: Up to 32 mpg city/42 mpg highway* with its available turbo engine and CVT
- 2018 Honda Accord: Up to 30 mpg city/38 mpg highway** with its standard CVT
Comforts, Tech, & Safety
The interior of the Civic and Accord brag refreshed stylings and a surprising amount of technology. With the Civic being a compact car and the Accord being a midsize sedan, you can see how each one caters to different needs.
- Honda Civic: Available heated seats, dual-zone climate control, and navigation
- Honda Accord: Available Head-Up Display, wireless phone charger, and navigation
- Honda Civic: Seating for five with 97.8 cubic feet of passenger volume
- Honda Accord: Seating for five with 105.6 cubic feet of passenger volume
- Honda Civic: Trunk space of 15.1 cubic feet
- Honda Accord: Cargo space of 16.7 cubic feet
Whether you choose the Civic or Accord, you’ll experience the peace of mind that comes with great safety ratings. For added safety on Kamuela roads, you can also opt for Honda Sensing, which includes Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS), Traffic Recognition (TSR), and more.
- 2018 Honda Civic: 5-star overall safety rating from the NHTSA***
- 2018 Honda Accord: 5-star overall safety rating from the NHTSA***
- Honda Civic: Available Honda Sensing
- Honda Accord: Standard Honda Sensing
Schedule a Test Drive at Big Island Honda!
Compare the Honda Civic vs. Accord for yourself by scheduling a test drive at Big Island Honda in Hilo and Kailua-Kona. We’ll help you decide which one is best for you and get you the financing you need to drive home in a new Honda today! Still exploring your options? Ask us about our other Honda sedans!
*28 city/40 highway/32 combined mpg rating for LX model with 6-speed manual transmission. 31 city/40 highway/34 combined mpg rating for LX & EX CVT models. 31 city/42 highway/35 combined mpg rating for EX-T model with 6-speed manual transmission. 32 city/42 highway/36 combined mpg rating for EX-T, EX-L and Touring CVT models. Based on 2018 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.
**30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for 1.5T LX, EX, EX-L and Touring models with CVT. 26 city/35 highway/30 combined mpg rating for 1.5T Sport models with 6-speed manual transmission. 29 city/35 highway/31 combined mpg rating for 1.5T Sport models with CVT. Based on 2018 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.
***Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).