2019 Toyota Camry vs. 2019 Honda Accord | Harlingen, TXNew Camry Inventory All New Inventory
The mid-size sedan market is still insanely popular in the United States and worldwide. Toyota and Honda continue to offer up the segment's strongest contenders due to their sophisticated styling, powerful but efficient engines, and advanced technology. However, the new 2019 Toyota Camry is the clear class winner. Here's why:
The standard engine powering the 2019 Toyota Camry is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder with Dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence, mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. This engine pumps out 203 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. The base engine in the 2019 Honda Accord simply cannot compete. Its 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine pairs with a Continuously Variable Transmission with Sport Mode. This powertrain cranks out just 192 horsepower and 192 lb-ft of torque.
The 2019 Camry is also available with a 3.5-liter V6, matched to an eight-speed automatic. This powertrain serves up 301 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque. The most powerful engine offered on the 2019 Accord is the 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder, linked to a 10-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. This engine churns out just 252 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque.
Even the Camry’s hybrid engine creates more torque. The Camry hybrid models produce 312 lb-ft of torque while Accord hybrid variants generate just 232 lb-ft of torque.
The 2019 Toyota Camry’s base engine yields up to 29 miles per gallon in the city and 41 on the highway.* Compare that to just 30 in the city and 38 on the highway with the base engine powering the 2019 Honda Accord.
The 2019 Toyota Camry’s hybrid engine is also more efficient, achieving up to 51 miles per gallon in the city and 53 on the highway.** The 2019 Honda Accord hybrid engine manages just 48 miles per gallon, both in the city and on the highway.
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*2019 EPA-estimated 29 city/41 highway/34 combined mpg for Camry L. Actual Mileage will vary.
**2019 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual mileage will vary.