Every inch of your vehicle needs to be as versatile as possible. How else can you expect to make the most of your commutes around Gastonia, Charlotte, Lincolnton, NC? Well, with either the Toyota Camry or the Honda Accord, you’ll be armed with the informative gadgets you’ll need for the drive.
To find out which of these automobiles is better suited for you and your family, we here at Toyota of Gastonia have created this Toyota Camry vs. Honda Accord comparison guide.
Sedans are stylish vessels, helping you look good and feel good on your typical commutes. With the help of peppy powertrains in the Toyota Camry and the Honda Accord, you’ll encapsulate both brawn and beauty.
The Toyota Camry and the Honda Accord each offer an array of engine options, including available hybrid powertrains.
Commuters will be delighted with either the Camry Hybrid or the Accord Hybrid, as they both offer similar fuel ratings. However, the Camry has a bit of an edge here. For example, the Camry LE Hybrid boasts an EPA-estimated 51 city/53 highway MPG.* The Accord Hybrid falls short in highway miles, with an EPA-estimated 51 city/48 highway MPG rating.
When it comes to power, the Camry has the Accord beat again. With the help of its standard 2.5 L engine, the Camry outputs 203 horsepower. On the other hand, the Accord’s 1.5L Turbo engine outputs 192 horsepower. More juice under the Toyota’s hood equates to more effortless acceleration.
The cherry on top for the Camry in this category is its available All-Wheel Drive (AWD) system, which can detect low-traction situations and send up to 50% of torque to the rear wheels. You’ll have to be extra careful with the Accord’s singular drivetrain—a less-controlled front-wheel-drive (FWD) system.
What do road trips and work commutes have in common? A need for technology. Both the Camry and the Accord have it in spades, which makes traveling to work or play that much more enjoyable.
A clear route to your destination is always essential. To keep you in the know as much as possible, the Camry offers a Dynamic Navigation system. Using this available navigation feature with the optional 9-inch multimedia touchscreen makes finding your way more fun than ever.
Similarly, with the Honda Accord, you’ll have directions available to you via available Google Built-In. This navigation feature can be accessed with the standard 7-inch touchscreen.
When you’re cruising to your destination, being able to listen to your favorite songs or podcasts will help enhance your experience. Standard in both vehicles are features such as:
Both sedans also have an available Head-Up Display to put your directions, infotainment, and safety systems directly within your line of sight. However, the Camry’s display measures 10 inches, whereas the Accord’s falls behind at six inches. There will be no second guessing the information being displayed in the Toyota.
Are you wondering if the Toyota Camry and the Honda Accord are reliable? If so, prepare to have your expectations exceeded. These sedans are frontrunners in the safety game. Read on to find out how they can protect you and your passengers.
Toyota and Honda are two of the leading brands when it comes to driver-assistance technology. The Camry and the Accord offer robust standard active safety suites. With the Camry’s standard Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.5+, you’ll get:
Honda Sensing®, the Accord’s standard safety suite, has brand-specific versions of these features as well.
Need some parking assistance? Need to get a better visual of your surroundings? The Toyota Camry is available with a Panoramic View Monitor. This camera feature delivers a 360-degree view of your surroundings when in low-speed drive and reverse. It also has a Curb View!
Although the Honda Accord has a rearview camera, you’ll need to rely on your own instincts and parking skills in more complex scenarios.
Now that you have a better sense of what each vehicle is all about, drivers who want a safe, technology-driven, and high-performance ride should opt for the Toyota Camry.
We invite you to contact us at Toyota of Gastonia to test drive the Toyota Camry to see how it can improve your commute around Gastonia, Charlotte, Lincolnton, NC. Visit our dealership today!
All of the tools you need to move forward with experiencing a new Camry for yourself are conveniently available right here online.
*EPA-estimated 28 city/39 hwy/32 combined mpg rating for Camry LE, SE and SE Nightshade Edition; 27 city/38 hwy/31 combined mpg rating for Camry XLE 4-Cylinder and XSE 4-Cylinder; 22 city/33 hwy/26 combined mpg rating for Camry XLE V6; 22 city/32 hwy/26 combined mpg rating for Camry XSE V6; 21 city/31 hwy/25 combined mpg rating for Camry TRD; 51 city/53 hwy/52 combined mpg rating for Camry LE Hybrid; and 44 city/47 hwy/46 combined mpg rating for Camry SE Hybrid, XLE Hybrid and XSE Hybrid. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary for many reasons, including your vehicle’s condition and how/where you drive. See www.fueleconomy.gov.