The 2017 Honda Accord vs. The 2017 Hyundai Sonata

2017 Honda Accord

2017 Honda Accord
2017 Hyundai Sonata

2017 Hyundai Sonata

The 2017 Honda Accord and the 2017 Hyundai Sonata both deliver performance, fuel economy, and the latest technology. If you’re looking for a midsize sedan for your family, then either one could make a good choice for drivers from Frankfort and Orland Park. Find out how they compare right here to help you make up your mind!

Efficiency and Performance

Either one of these models provides impressive fuel economy and performance, but there are some key differences. Take a look at the figures:

  • Hyundai Sonata Performance: The Hyundai Sonata uses a 2.5L four-cylinder good for 185 hp and 178 lb-ft of torque. It earns up to 25 mpg city/36 mpg highway based on EPA estimates with a six-speed automatic transmission*. The Sonata can also be had with a 2.0L turbocharged 245 hp four-cylinder good for an EPA estimated 22 mpg city/31 mpg highway with a six-speed automatic transmission*.
  • Honda Accord Performance: The Honda Accord starts with a 2.4L four-cylinder good for 185 hp and 181 lb-ft of torque and an EPA estimated 27 mpg city/36 mpg highway with continuously variable transmission*. The optional V6 makes 278 hp and provides up to 21 mpg city/33 mpg highway with a six-speed automatic transmission*.

You can see that the Honda Accord comes out ahead of the Hyundai Sonata in both fuel economy and power.


Both vehicles offer excellent standard and available safety systems, and they’ve both received a five-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. However, the Honda Accord Sedan received five stars in the rollover category, while the Hyundai Sonata only receive four stars*.

Visit Community Honda of Orland Park to Drive the Accord

Come visit us here at Community Honda of Orland Park to find out more about the latest Honda Accord, and see for yourself why it’s clearly the better choice. We have the Accord in stock here at 8340 W. 159th St. in Orland Park, IL, and we’re happy to let you drive this upscale midsize sedan today. Stop by or contact us online now with any questions.

*Based on 2017 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 ( Model tested with front airbag, curtain airbag, and torso/pelvis airbag.