2020 Honda Accord


2020 Acura TLX

2020 Honda Accord vs. 2020 Acura TLX

2020 Honda Accord Sedan LX 2WD with CVT


2020 Acura TLX Standard FWD with 8-Speed DCT
$23,870 MSRP*

Starting Price

$33,000 MSRP
192 lb-ft


182 lb-ft
30 mpg city / 38 mpg hwy**

City Fuel Efficiency

23 mpg city / 33 mpg hwy
105.6 cubic feet

Passenger Volume

98.3 cubic feet
16.7 cubic feet

Cargo Volume

14.3 cubic feet

If you’re in the market for a reliable sedan that can keep you moving through Union, you may have narrowed it down to options like the 2020 Honda Accord or Acura TLX. While each provides a unique driving experience, only one offers better overall performance and more cabin space at a price you’ll appreciate. Ready to find out which suits you best? Compare the 2020 Acura TLX vs. Honda Accord and then shop our extensive inventory for a sleek new sedan of your own at VIP Honda today!

Acura TLX vs. Honda Accord: Pricing & Trim Levels

One of the first things drivers will want to compare is pricing, and they’ll be impressed to see that the standard Honda Accord Sedan LX with CVT transmission starts at $23,870 MSRP*. This competitive pricing is surely more attractive than the $33,000 MSRP that comes with the Acura TLX Standard Package. The more competitively priced Honda Accord also provides customers with six unique trim levels to choose from to meet their needs, as opposed to the four packages offered in the TLX lineup.

Acura TLX vs. Honda Accord: Performance & Fuel Efficiency

While you may initially notice that the TLX comes with a slightly larger engine configuration and delivers a higher horsepower, the Accord provides drivers with stronger overall performance as well as a more reliable fuel economy. The Accord also generates a higher level of torque which allows for better handling and acceleration. See the standard performance specs for the Accord and TLX below:

Honda Accord LX 2WD

  • 1.5 Liter In-Line 4-Cylinder Engine with Turbocharger
  • 192 hp
  • 192 lb-ft of torque
  • Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with Sport Mode
  • 30 mpg city / 38 mpg hwy**

Acura TLX Standard

  • 2.4-Liter Inline-4 Engine
  • 206 hp
  • 182 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-Speed DCT Dual-Clutch Transmission
  • 23 mpg city / 33 mpg hwy

Acura TLX vs. Honda Accord: Interior Passenger & Cargo Space

Drivers also want to feel comfortable in their sedan no matter if they’re running errands around town or traveling far from home. That’s why the Accord provides not only more passenger space for a relaxed ride but also additional cargo space over the TLX so your belongings won’t be compacted during your travels. Here are the passenger and cargo space measurements for both the Accord and TLX:

2020 Honda Accord LX

  • Passenger Volume: 105.6 cubic feet
  • Rear Legroom: 40.4 inches
  • Max Cargo Capacity: 16.7 cubic feet

2020 Acura TLX

  • Passenger Volume: 93.3 cubic feet
  • Rear Legroom: 34.5 inches
  • Max Cargo Capacity: 14.3 cubic feet

Experience the Honda Accord at VIP Honda

After you’ve had a chance to check out this Acura vs. Honda breakdown, are you ready to hit Kenilworth roads behind the wheel of an Accord of your own? Check out more Honda Accord comparisons to see how it holds up against other competitors and then browse our inventory of new Accord models for sale at VIP Honda. Get the car financing or leasing process started with a member of our sales team and value your trade to save even more on your next vehicle. Contact us today for more information and to schedule a test drive at our dealership near Westfield!

*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $930.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.
**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. 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 and other factors.

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