2024 Honda Accord vs. Toyota Camry

Honda Accord vs Toyota Camry at Germain Honda of Dublin

The Honda Accord and Toyota Camry have competed for the top spot among midsize sedans for decades. After the Camry’s recent refresh and the debut of the 11th generation of the Accord, these two familiar rivals remain compelling choices for those searching for a midsize sedan. While it might seem difficult to choose which of these sedans is best for you, Germain Honda of Dublin has created this competitive comparison in which the 2024 Honda Accord faces off against the 2024 Toyota Camry. After you gain a better understanding of the advantages of the Accord, you’ll see why more and more drivers choose Honda.

Quick Specs

2024 Accord

2024 Camry

Better Performance (torque) Positive Negative

Accord 1.5T 4-cylinder: 192 lb-ft @1600-5000 RPM (SAE net)

× Camry 2.5-liter 4-cylinder: 184 lb ft @5000 RPM (SAE net)

More Room for Passengers and Cargo Positive Negative

Accord passenger volume: 105.7 cubic feet

Accord cargo volume: 16.7 cu ft

× Camry passenger volume: 100.4 cu ft (LE)

× Camry cargo volume: 15.1 cu ft

More Comfort and Convenience Positive Negative

Floor mats: Standard on Accord

$299 additional cost per set on Camry

Remote Engine Start: Standard on Accord

Extra cost, dealer installed option on Camry

Active Noise Cancellation: Standard on Accord

Not available on Camry

More Safety and Driver-Assistance Technology Positive Negative

Adaptive Cruise Control with Low Speed Follow: Standard on all Accords

Not available on all Camry Trims

Traffic Jam Assist: Standard on Accord

Not available on Camry

Multi-Angle Rearview Camera: Standard on Accord

Not available on Camry

Honda Accord Engine

Honda Accord Performance

From the very beginning, the Honda Accord has several advantages over the rival Toyota Camry. In terms of power, the Accord has more torque than the Camry. Those searching for a roomy interior should choose the Accord because it offers more passenger and cargo space than the Camry. Other great comfort and convenience amenities found on the Accord are either pricey options or entirely unavailable on the Toyota Camry.

Toyota even has the audacity to charge extra for carpeted floor mats inside the Camry. You’ll also receive standard Remote Engine Start on the Accord. Toyota drivers will have to shell out extra cash to get this dealer installed option on the Camry.

2024 Honda Accord LX vs 2024 Toyota Camry LE

2024 Honda Accord 2024 Toyota Camry

2024 Accord LX

2024 Camry LE

Overall Value

Base MSRP1 $27,895 $26,420
Destination Charge1 $1,095 $1,095
City Fuel Economy Rating2 29 28

Performance & Engineering

Engine 1.5-Liter, 4 Cyl CVT 2.5-Liter, 4 Cyl 8-speed
Torque 192@1600 184@5000


Passenger Volume (cu ft) 105.7 100.4
Headroom (inches) 39.5 38.3
Front Row Legroom (inches) 42.3 42.1
Front Shoulder Room (inches) 57.9 57.7
Second Row Legroom (inches) 40.8 38
Second Row Shoulder Room (inches) 56.5 55.7
Maximum Cargo Volume (cu ft) 16.7 15.1

Honda Accord Interior

Honda Value Comparison

When it comes time to refuel, you’ll experience even more savings thanks to a superior city MPG rating as compared to the Camry2. Even with greater torque, the Accord makes no sacrifices on efficiency.

Turning our attention towards interior dimensions, the Accord continues to outperform the Camry. The Accord LX delivers greater passenger volume and cargo volume than the smaller Camry LE. Those riding up front will enjoy more headroom, legroom, and shoulder room. Rear-seat passengers also have more second-row legroom and shoulder room. Whether you’re headed across town or across the country, the Honda Accord proves to be the better choice compared to the Toyota Camry.

The Experts Choose Accord

Kelley Blue Book Best Buy Awards 2024

Honda topped the competition at the 2024 Kelley Blue Book Best Buy Awards3, with the Accord earning the top spot in the Midsize Car Segment.

Car And Driver 10 Best

The 2024 Honda Accord enters the new year by being named on Car and Driver’s 10Best Cars list for 20244. This marks the 38th time the Accord has made the prestigious 10Best list.

What the Critics Say

The Accord isn’t just better than the Camry. This is a mass-market car selling at a keen price—and a better-driving one than many more expensive and pretentious performance cars. It’s the unquestioned victor here and everywhere else mid-size, mid-price vehicles may roam” — Car and Driver

The Honda Accord, however, just seems to be smarter, sharper, and more user-friendly, and as a whole, offers a more complete and cohesive package. Add in the fact that the style will age more gracefully, and it’s easily the best car in this segment.” — AutoGuide.com

Simply put, Toyota built a better Camry, but Honda built a better car.” — MotorTrend

Germain Honda of Dublin invites you to come experience the tremendous value, seductive style, and cutting-edge technology features found on the dynamic 2023 Honda Accord.

1 MSRP excludes $1,095 destination charge. Excludes tax, license, registration, and options. Dealer sets own prices.

2 29 city/37 highway/32 combined mpg rating for LX and EX. 51 city/44 highway/48 combined mpg rating for EX-L. 46 city/41 highway/44 combined mpg rating for Sport, Sport-L and Touring. Based on 2024 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery-pack age/condition (hybrid trims) and other factors.

3 Source: Kelley Blue Book Best Buy Award 2024 – Midsize Car Segment – https://www.kbb.com/awards/best-buy-awards-2024/

4 Source: Car and Driver Magazine 2024 – https://www.caranddriver.com/features/a45964280/10best-cars-2024/