Comparing the 2019 Honda Civic and 2019 Honda Accord: Which Car Fits Your Style Best

When looking for a car to drive you from Waterbury to Farmington and all points in between, you want a car you can rely on. Something fun and dependable with up-to-date technology features. It sounds like you're looking for a Honda. You can't go wrong when you choose a 2019 Honda Civic or a 2019 Honda Accord. But how do you know which is the better option for you? Sullivan Honda will compare some of the highlights of each car to find the one that fits your needs best.

Interior Design

The 2019 Honda Civic and 2019 Honda Accord, both, seat five passengers, with comfort.  Both options offer plenty of head and legroom for your typical adult. If you're heading off to school or work in Bristol, the 2019 Honda Civic would do the trick. The cabin is stocked with impressive plastic trimmings and quality materials to give it a sophisticated look. The 2019 Honda Civic gives you 15.1 cubic feet in the trunk. The 2019 Honda Civic is available in both a coupe and hatchback. Its size can make it easy to park in the tight parking spots around Torrington.

For longer trips and family outings 2019 Honda Accord will be suitable for you. The well-built cabin is filled with soft-touch materials to give it an elegant feel.  Cloth seats are standard but leather-trimmed seats and power-adjustable front seats are available. The 2019 Honda Accord provides 16.7 cubic feet of cargo space in the rear. 

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Honda Accord dashboard technology Technology

The standard infotainment system of the 2019 Honda Civic gives you a five-inch touchscreen that connects you to Bluetooth Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration and a USB port.  With some upgrading you can get a seven-inch display screen and an available texting function.  A rearview camera comes standard on the 2019 Honda Civic.

The 2019 Honda Accord comes with a larger standard seven-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth and USB port comes with the infotainment system.  There is also an available eight-inch touchscreen with HD radio and smartphone integration, as well as voice commands.  All your driver information and navigation is integrated into a bold dead-up display.

Safety and Driver Assist

The Honda Sensing Suite of safety features comes standard on both the 2019 Honda Civic and 2019 Honda Accord.  The package gives you lane departure warning, forward collision warning, lane keeping assist and adaptive cruise control.  Both also come with a standard rearview camera.  The 2019 Honda Accord gives you standard drowsy driver monitoring.  A feature that isn't available on the 2019 Honda Civic.

2019 Honda Civic EnginePower and Performance 

The 2019 Honda Civic has two engine options.  There is the standard 2.0-liter four-cylinder, 158-horsepower engine that is paired with a six-speed manual or Continuously Variable automatic transmission.  The hatchback LX gets a standard turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine that puts out 174 horsepower.

Choosing the 2019 Honda Accord gets you a more robust turbocharged four-cylinder engine, with 192 horsepower and 192 pound-feet of torque.  The Sport, EX-L and Touring trim levels also have an available 252-horsepower, 273 pound-feet of torque four-cylinder.

There is no mistaking, both the 2019 Honda Civic and 2019 Honda Accord are both exceptional cars.  The difference for drivers comes down to what you're looking for.  The 2019 Honda Accord is better suited for more passengers and cargo.  The 2019 Honda Civic is tremendous in its own right, but probably more ideal for younger drivers.  Visit Sullivan Honda in Torrington and see for yourself.  Take both for a test drive and decide which fits your lifestyle better.  You can't make a bad decision.