The sedans like Toyota Camry and Honda Accord have been going head to head for decades. This particular midsize segment is trendy and redesigned 2021 Toyota Camry and 2021 Honda Accord are announced for this year. Each car brings on its own uniqueness and both are offering excellent design, safety, spacious and elegant cabin, and powerful-efficient hybrid options.
Basically, you can’t go wrong with either of these sedans. Both are attractive and give great value for invested money. Generally, we made some comparisons and let’s take a closer look at the differences between the latest Camry and Honda Accord.
2021 Toyota Camry and 2021 Honda Accord Exterior Battle
Camry and Accord were last time fully redesigned in late 2018 and after that, these models have received a couple of minor upgrades. In terms of design, both models provide an almost identical look. Besides, these sedans are very similar in size and they look very attractive. As you may know, Camry and Accord are very reliable and durable models.
Honda Accord comes with a sloping rear roofline, attractive body lines, while Camry has a lot of visual variety in its model range. The design of the Camry can be modified quite a bit on the higher trims. For instance, going for a TRD trim, the Camry will get a more sporty appearance.
Not surprising, the interiors of Camry and Honda Accord are extremely stylish and simular. There are plenty of tech inside and high-quality materials. However, we give a slight preference for the Honda Accord. The interior design of this model is better, especially in the high-end Touring trim. This model includes a 7-in infotainment system that you can upgrade to an 8-in screen, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, plenty of advanced safety systems, and so on.
As for the Camry, the base model cabin is average and it feels a bit cheap. However, jumping to the high-end trim, buyers will get all the benefits. Every Camry trim comes standard with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and a 7-in infotainment system that can also be upgraded to an 8-in unit.
2021 Honda Accord Engines
•1.5-liter turbocharged inline-four; 192 horsepower, 192 lb-ft of torque
•2.0-liter turbocharged inline-four; 252 hp, 273 lb-ft of torque
•2.0-liter hybrid inline-four; 212 hp, 232 lb-ft of torque
2021 Toyota Camry Engines
•2.5-liter inline-four; 203 horses, 184 lb-ft of torque
•3.0-liter V6; 301 horses, 267 lb-ft of torque
•2.5-liter hybrid inline-four; 176 hp, 163 lb-ft of torque
Interestingly, the pricing of the Toyota Camry and Honda Accord is almost identical. The base model 2021 Toyota Camry starts at $24,425, while 2021 Honda Accord cost little less $24,020. However, going up for the higher trims pricing will change on both models.
As we mentioned, both models will be available with a hybrid system. The most affordable is the Accord Hybrid. This model offers a great package of standard features and is available in four different trims. The price of this model starts at $25,620. However, the Camry Hybrid has only three trims and the most affordable model costs $28,430.