2020 Honda Accord vs. 2020 Toyota Camry
Whenever the new version of the Honda Accord arrives at the Meridian Honda showroom, the dealership’s product experts get very excited. A comparison of the 2020 Honda Accord vs. 2020 Toyota Camry is the latest iteration of a long-running battle in a very competitive automotive industry vehicle segment. For the new model year, the 2020 Honda Accord is available if five primary trim grades, LX, Sport, EX, EX-L and Touring. Customers can also choose among the Sport 2.0, EX-L 2.0 and Touring 2.0 versions which feature a more powerful engine option. Meridian Honda customers who choose the 2020 Accord will see the automaker’s Honda Sensing® suite on all trims. Toyota Camry customers will have a similar system, which independent reviews have noted is ‘overly sensitive.’ Customers can schedule a test drive with the 2020 Honda Accord today by calling, 601-693-4651.
The 2020 Honda Accord and 2020 Toyota Camry share a few common elements. Both sedans offer a smartphone-compatible infotainment system. Buyers of the 2020 Accord Sport trims and higher, as well as most versions of the 2020 Camry will be able to use their smartphones to access the Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ suites of applications. Online automotive experts have praised how easy it is to connect outside devices to the technology offered in the 2020 Honda Accord. Those same people have said Toyota infotainment system can be difficult to use. Both vehicles offer a high-speed mobile Wi-Fi hotspot if the owner wishes to activate it. All trims of the 2020 Accord will offer up to 16.7 cubic-feet of trunk volume. Cargo dimensions can vary in the 2020 Camry, depending on which trim they choose. However, none of them can match the trunk space in the Accord.
|2019 Honda Accord LX, 2WD||Vs.||2020 Toyota Camry|
|Turbo., 1.5-L, 4-Cyl.||Engine||2.5-L, 4-Cyl.|
|16.7 cu.-ft.||Trunk Space||15.1 cu.-ft.|
Honda has made a pair of power plant options available with the 2020 Accord. The base powertrain is a turbocharged 1.5-liter, four-cylinder engine attached to a continuously variable transmission. It will produce 192 horsepower and 192 pound-feet of torque. This engine/transmission combination is used by the LX, Sport, EX, and EX-L models. The Sport, EX-L and Touring trims employ a turbocharged 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine mated to a 10-speed automatic that will boost output to 252 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque.
On the other side of the equation is the 2020 Toyota Camry that also offers a pair of engine options, the standard equipment consists of a naturally aspirated 2.5-liter, four-cylinder with a 3.5-liter, V-6 upgrade available. While both of these Toyota engines will make a bit more power than what the 2020 Accord has under the hood, owners of the Honda sedan will still see very competitive fuel economy scores*.
* 30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for LX, EX and EX-L 1.5T trims. 29 city/35 highway/31 combined mpg rating for Sport 1.5T CVT trim. 26 city/35 highway/30 combined mpg rating for Sport 1.5T 6MT trim. 22 city/32 highway/26 combined mpg rating for Sport and Touring 2.0T trims. 23 city/34 highway/27 combined mpg rating for EX-L 2.0T trim. 48 city/47 highway/48 combined mpg rating for hybrid trims. Based on 2020 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery-pack age/condition (hybrid trims) and other factors.