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2018 Honda Accord

2018 Hyundai Sonata

2018 Hyundai Sonata

2018 Honda Accord vs. 2018 Hyundai Sonata

Redesigned this year, the 2018 Honda Accord is making a clear name for itself among Edison shoppers in the midsize sedan segment. In fact, it far outclasses the competition, winning out over the 2018 Hyundai Sonata in some of the areas that matter most, such as:

Take a closer look at both of these models as we put them head to head. After that, get pre-qualified to finance the new Accord and take it for a spin at VIP Honda near North Plainfield, NJ.

Performance Capabilities

Whether you’re looking for more standard power or more available power, the 2018 Honda Accord easily beats out the 2018 Hyundai Sonata:

2018 Honda Accord


2018 Hyundai Sonata
Turbocharged 1.5L I-4

Base Engine

2.4L I-4
192 hp, 192 lb-ft of torque

Base Power

185 hp, 178 lb-ft of torque
Turbocharged 2.0L I-4

Most Powerful Engine

Turbocharged 2.0L I-4
252 hp, 273 lb-ft of torque

Max Power

245 hp, 260 lb-ft of torque


Max Fuel Economy

In addition to outclassing the Hyundai Sonata on the performance front, the Accord also gets better standard fuel economy:

  • Honda Accord – The Accord’s standard 2.4L inline-four engine is able to get up to an EPA-estimated 38 mpg highway and 30 mpg city*.
  • Hyundai Sonata – The Sonata’s best fuel economy comes from a turbocharged 1.6L inline-four that isn’t even standard and can still only get up to an EPA-estimated 37 mpg highway and 28 mpg city.
Honda Accord driving

Standard Features

Finally, while both of these vehicles get standard features like Bluetooth® phone and audio connectivity, a rearview camera, cruise control, and much more, only the Honda Accord comes standard with:

  • Keyless entry
  • Push button start
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
Honda Accord Dual Zone Climate Control

Find Out if the 2018 Honda Accord is the Right Pick for You

On sale now at our Union area Honda dealership, the all-new 2018 Honda Accord has what most shoppers are looking for in this segment. Whether you’re interested in our current lease specials, obtaining information about bad credit financing, or learning the difference between leasing and financing, VIP Honda is here to serve you at 700 US-22 East in North Plainfield, NJ. Compare the Honda Accord and Toyota Camry to help you make your decision. We’re open Monday through Saturday, and you can reach us with questions at 908-753-1500.

*30 city/38 highway mpg rating for 1.5T LX, EX and EX-L models with CVT. Based on 2018 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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