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2019 Honda Accord vs 2019 Nissan Altima

Passenger side exterior view of a red 2019 Honda Accord on the left "vs" driver side exterior view of a red 2019 Nissan Altima on the right

Choosing the right sedan can be a bit overwhelming thanks to all of the available options afforded to you. That is why we try to help in any way possible and the best way we know how to do that is by showing you our Honda vehicles matched up against their closest competition. Below we have laid out the standard and available drivetrain specs and interior features for the 2019 Honda Accord and the 2019 Nissan Altima. Both of these stylish sedans have powerful and fuel-efficient engines as well as comfortable and accommodating interiors but our side-by-side comparison will help you discover their differences.

2019 Honda Accord


2019 Nissan Altima

1.5L Turbocharged In-Line 4-Cylinder Standard Engine 2.5L 4-Cylinder
192 HP/ 192 LB-FT Horsepower/ Torque 188 HP/ 182 LB-FT
Continuously Variable w/ Sport Mode Standard Transmission Continuously Variable
30 MPG City/ 38 MPG HWY Fuel Economy* 28 MPG City/ 39 MPG HWY
*Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery package/condition, and other factors.

Compare the 2019 Honda Accord & the 2019 Nissan Altima

As you can see from the chart above the standard engine of the 2019 Honda Accord provides more horsepower, torque, and in-city EPA estimated fuel efficiency than the standard engine of the 2019 Nissan Altima. Both the 2019 Accord and Altima do make available engine upgrades from their standard engines. The 2019 Honda Accord offers a 2.0L Turbocharged In-Line 4-Cylinder engine and the 2019 Nissan Altima has a 2.0L Turbocharged 4-Cylinder engine as well. The 2.0L Turbo engine of the 2019 Accord delivers 252 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque while the 2019 Altima’s 2.0L Turbo engine only supplies 248 horsepower and 273 lb0ft of torque.

Inside the cabin of the both the 2019 Honda Accord and the 2019 Nissan Altima you will find standard touchscreen displays and advanced technology and safety systems. The upper trim levels of the 2019 Accord and the 2019 Altima get loaded with an 8” Touchscreen but the 2019 Honda Accord EX-L adds a 10-Speaker Stereo with Subwoofer while the largest stereo for the Altima only has 9 speakers. There is also standard traction and stability control, an advanced airbag system, forward collision warning, and a rearview camera in both the 2019 Honda Accord and the 2019 Nissan Altima but the Accord adds standard road and lane departure warnings as well. With a more powerful and efficient standard engine, better available interior amenities, and more standard safety equipment the 2019 Honda Accord is the easy winner over the 2019 Altima.