2017 Honda Accord vs. 2017 Toyota Camry
If performance is your priority, the 2017 Honda Accord is clearly the way to go. The base engine is a 2.5L inline-four that makes 185 hp and 181 lb-ft of torque, while a sport-tuned version gets 189 hp and 182 lb-ft of torque. There’s also a 3.5L V6 that puts out a robust 278 hp and 252 lb-ft of torque. The Corolla’s base engine is a 2.5L four-cylinder with only 178 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque, and even if you upgrade to the 3.5L V6, you’ll come in under the Accord’s V6 with 268 hp and 248 lb-ft of torque.
Passenger and Cargo Space
The Honda Accord and Toyota Camry can both seat up to five adults, but you’ll get more room for people and storage alike in the Accord. The total interior volume of the 2017 Honda Accord is a roomy 119.0 cubic feet, and the trunk measures 15.8 cubic feet. Compare that to the 2017 Toyota Camry, which has a total interior volume of 118.1 cubic feet and a trunk that comes in at 15.4 cubic feet.
Ultimately, if you’re looking to get a capable and dependable midsize family sedan for less, go with the 2017 Honda Accord. The Accord has a starting MSRP from just $22,455*, which is less than the 2017 Toyota Camry’s starting price of $23,070 MSRP. This savings, along with the Accord’s greater standard power and interior volume, make the new Honda Accord a competitive choice.
Test Drive the 2017 Honda Accord Today
From affordability and accommodations to sheer power, the 2017 Honda Accord proves to be the better pick when placed alongside the 2017 Toyota Camry. See for yourself when you test drive the new Accord and put its many features (including its advanced technology offerings) to the test at Sussex Honda, where we offer competitive financing and friendly service at every step of the way. You’ll find us open Monday through Saturday at 57 Hampton House Road in Newton, NJ. We also invite you to reach out to our staff with any questions about the new Accord and our current incentives.
*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.