Honda Accord vs Nissan Altima


As you prepare to navigate the roads of Pinecrest, Miami-Dade County, and Palmetto, FL, you want to find a vehicle that fits your commute. A sedan can be the answer, and two great examples are the Honda Accord and Nissan Altima.

Here at Largo Honda, we can help you find that vehicle. We present this comparison of the Honda Accord vs. Nissan Altima to give you more insight into which vehicle is right for you. Read more about what each can offer you here.

2022 Honda Accord vs Nissan Altima: Performance Metrics

image_1363Both the Honda Accord and Nissan Altima feature similar performance qualities. Each comes with a 4-cylinder engine, though the Honda Accord can offer slightly more power with the help of a turbocharged engine.

The Honda Accord has a 1.5L 4-cylinder turbo engine that gets 192 horsepower and 192 lb-ft of torque. The Nissan Altima has a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine that gets 188 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque.

Fuel economy plays a big part in performance. The Honda Accord gets an EPA-estimated 30 city/38 highway MPG with the LX and EX-L trims.1 The Nissan Altima only reaches an EPA-estimated 28 city MPG.

The Honda Accord also is the only model of the two that offers a hybrid powertrain. This can allow you to achieve even higher fuel economy with an EPA-estimated 48 city/48 highway MPG on the Hybrid, Hybrid EX, and Hybrid EX-L trims.1

2022 Honda Accord vs Nissan Altima: Safety Features

image_1364Safety is a top priority for you as a driver. As such, both of these vehicles offer a number of driver-assistive features to help you remain alert and aware of your surroundings.

The Honda Accord comes standard with Honda Sensing® technology. This includes Collision Mitigation Braking System™, Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow, Road Departure Mitigation System, Lane Keeping Assist, and Traffic Sign Recognition System.

The Nissan Altima includes several similar features but doesn’t offer standard Traffic Sign Recognition or Adaptive Cruise Control.

The Accord also features a standard multi-angle rearview camera, as compared to the Altima’s rearview camera with one standard view.

2022 Honda Accord vs Nissan Altima: Interior

image_1362When you choose a sedan, you want to consider the size and space you’ll have, as well as other interior features.

Both the Honda Accord and Nissan Altima have seating for five, but the Honda Accord is able to provide more passenger volume with 105.6 cubic feet, compared to 100.8 cubic feet in the Nissan Altima.

Each vehicle offers an advanced infotainment system that includes touchscreen displays and smartphone integration. The Honda Accord offers a larger touchscreen and standard Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™.

The Honda Accord also offers the available Head-Up Display, which allows you to see important information while keeping your eyes on the road. The Nissan Altima does not offer this feature.

Which Should You Choose?

The Honda Accord and Nissan Altima both have qualities that drivers love. It’s time to decide which one is right for you!

Visit us at Largo Honda to experience the Honda Accord firsthand and see why it can be the right choice for you on the roads of Pinecrest, Miami-Dade County, and Palmetto, Florida.

1 30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for LX and EX-L. 29 city/35 highway/32 combined mpg rating for Sport 1.5T and Special Edition. 22 city/32 highway/26 combined mpg rating for Sport 2.0T and Touring 2.0T. 48 city/47 highway/47 combined mpg rating for Hybrid and Hybrid EX-L. 44 city/41 highway/43 combined mpg rating for Hybrid Sport and Touring. Based on 2022 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.