Honda Accord vs. Hyundai Sonata Sedan Comparison

If you're interested in driving a midsize sedan, why not drive home the best? That's what we believe at Cardinal Honda, and that's why we're proud to offer the 2018 Honda Accord. Comfortable and capable, and with plenty of Honda reliability, the 2018 Honda Accord is a great car for every kind of driver. While it does face some competition from the 2018 Hyundai Sonata, it is a one-sided rivalry at best. The 2018 Honda Accord is the superior vehicle; here are just a few reasons why.

Power and Performance

  • Under the hood of the 2018 Honda Accord is a standard turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine, which is hooked up to an efficient continuously variable transmission, and generates 192 horsepower and 192 pound-feet of torque. The standard engine in the 2018 Hyundai Sonata is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder, which is hooked up to a six-speed automatic transmission, and gives out 185 horsepower and 178 pound-feet of torque.
  • The most powerful engine available to the 2018 Honda Accord is a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder, which produces 252 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. The most powerful engine in the 2018 Hyundai Sonata gives out 245 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. Honda gives you the power and capability that you need.
  • The hybrid powertrain in the 2018 Honda Accord produces 212 horsepower. The hybrid 2018 Hyundai Sonata produces 193 horsepower. Honda proves that going green doesn't meant that you need to sacrifice power.
  • The 2018 Honda Accord has a longer wheelbase than the 2018 Hyundai Sonata, which gives a smoother, more comfortable drive.

Technology and Safety

  • Honda keeps you safe wherever you go. The 2018 Honda Accord comes with standard adaptive cruise control, standard lane departure warning with intervention, and standard forward collision warning with emergency braking. These features all cost extra on the 2018 Hyundai Sonata. Honda believes that everyone should enjoy top quality auto safety.
  • The 2018 Honda Accord offers available front and rear parking sensors, to help make parking and reversing easier than ever. The 2018 Hyundai Sonata only offers available rear parking sensors.
  • The 2018 Honda Accord offers an available head-up display, which gives you plenty of information without ever taking your eyes off the road. There is no available head-up display on the 2018 Hyundai Sonata.

Comfort and Capability

  • The 2018 Honda Accord has more cargo capacity than the 2018 Hyundai Sonata, making it easier for you to carry your gear.
  • The 2018 Honda Accord has standard keyless ignition, to make driving even more convenient. Keyless ignition costs extra on the 2018 Hyundai Sonata.
  • The 2018 Honda Accord has standard dual-zone climate control, which keeps you and your passenger comfortable all year round. Dual-zone climate control costs extra on the 2018 Hyundai Sonata.
  • Rear passengers will enjoy riding in the 2018 Honda Accord. It has 40.4 inches of rear leg room-almost five inches more than the 35.6 inches of rear leg room in the 2018 Hyundai Sonata.
  • Rear passengers will also enjoy the available heated rear seats in the 2018 Honda Accord. The 2018 Hyundai Sonata does not have available heated rear seats.

Come See for Yourself

Hyundai definitely knows how to make a quality ride. However, they just can't compete with the 2018 Honda Accord. If you'd like to see the Honda difference for yourself, we're here to help make that happen. Give us a call today at (888) 405-4619 to get in touch, and we'll help you schedule a test drive. You can also come visit us here in Groton, CT, to set one up in person. At Cardinal Honda, we help drivers everywhere find the Honda of their dreams. Let us know what we can do for you today; we can't wait to meet you.

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