2019 Honda Accord

2020 Honda Accord*

2020 Nissan Altima

2020 Nissan Altima

2020 Honda Accord vs. 2020 Nissan Altima

2020 Honda Accord with CVT transmission


2020 Nissan Altima

Starting MSRP

1.5L I-4 engine

Base Engine

2.5L I-4 engine
192 hp


188 hp
30 mpg city / 38 mpg hwy*** with CVT transmission

Fuel Economy

29 mpg city / 39 mpg hwy

Middletown drivers looking for a reliable and stylish sedan should take a good look at the 2020 Honda Accord or Nissan Altima. Both cars have a reputation for reliability and performance, but only one can end up in your driveway. Find out why when comparing the Honda Accord vs. Nissan Altima, the Honda Accord is the better value, and when you’re ready to explore trims and pricing, contact Middletown Honda.

Honda Accord vs. Nissan Altima: Pricing and Standard Features

When comparing the Accord or Altima, many Monroe drivers appreciate the lower MSRP of the Honda Accord over the 2020 Nissan Altima, but there are many other reasons why when considering Accord or Altima, that the Altima has the edge. Take a look at their differences below:

  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control: The Honda Accord provides this premium comfort feature as standard in all trims, allowing the driver and front passenger to set their ideal temperatures with separate controls. You’ll find that the Nissan Altima requires an expensive upgrade to get it.
  • Honda Sensing®: Honda Sensing® is a suite of superior driver-assist safety features that allow you to drive with confidence around Warwick. Key features include a collision mitigation braking system, traffic sign recognition, and lane-keeping assist.

Honda Accord vs. Nissan Altima: Performance Specs

If vehicle performance is important to you when trying to decide between the Accord or Altima, take a look at which offers the most powerful performance. While the Accord comes with a smaller engine vs. the Altima, it delivers more horsepower and torque as well as better fuel economy. See the detailed specs below:

2020 Honda Accord LX FWD: 

  • 1.5L VTEC® turbocharged 4-cylinder engine
  • 192 hp
  • 192 lb-ft of torque
  • 30 mpg city / 38 mpg hwy*** rating

2020 Nissan Altima S

  • 2.5L 4-cylinder engine
  • 188 hp
  • 180 lb-ft of torque
  • 28 mpg city /39 mpg hwy rating

Learn More About the Honda Accord at Middletown Honda Today

Once you’ve compared the 2020 Honda Accord vs. Nissan Altima, you’ll want to explore the Accord vs. other Honda models like the Civic. Then, if you would like to know more about available trims and pricing, contact Middletown Honda. We are just a short drive from Goshen and always happy to help. Check out our online inventory of long-lasting new Honda Accord models for sale and review our Accord lease deals Middletown Honda is at your service. Contact us today!


*2019 Model Shown

**MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $955.00 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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