The 2017 Honda Accord vs. The 2017 Toyota Camry

Honda Accord

2017 Honda Accord
Toyota Camry

2017 Toyota Camry

Both the 2017 Toyota Camry and the 2017 Honda Accord are popular options in the midsize sedan segment. Either one of these models could meet your family’s needs, as they both deliver efficiency, safety, and the latest technology. However, there are some key differences that you should know about, so read on to find out how they match up.

  • Efficiency: In this years Environmental Protection Agency fuel economy ratings, the Toyota Camry LE with six-speed transmission achieved up to 24 mpg city/33 mpg highway*. The Honda Accord with continuously variable transmission and 2.4L four-cylinder engine achieved much better results with up to 27 mpg city/36 mpg highway* in EPA estimates.
  • Power: The Camry puts out 178 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque with its 2.5L four-cylinder engine. The Accord base engine uses an advanced direct injection 2.4L four-cylinder that makes 185 hp and 181 lb-ft of torque, and 189 hp and 182 lb-ft of torque in the Sport and Sport Special Edition. If you’re looking for a V6 upgrade, both offer one, but the 3.5L V6 in the Accord makes 278 hp. The 3.5L V6 in the Camry makes 268 hp.
  • Safety: In the most recent government crash tests, the NHTSA gave both the 2017 Toyota Camry Sedan and the 2017 Honda Accord Sedan 5-star safety ratings*. However, the Camry received a 4-star rating in the rollover safety test, while the Accord received the best possible 5-star rating in the rollover safety test*.
  • Features: The Accord gets standard rear LED tail lights and 16-inch aluminum wheels, neither of which come standard on the Toyota Camry.

Visit Community Honda of Orland Park to Drive the Accord

Visit us here at Community Honda of Orland Park today to test-drive the current 2017 Honda Accord. In the areas of efficiency, power, safety, and features, the latest Honda Accord is the better choice than the Toyota Camry. We’re located at 8340 W. 159th Street in Orland Park, IL, and we can show you all the latest features in the current Accord or any other Honda. Visit us today or contact us online 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 (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).