2016 Honda Accord LX vs 2016 Nissan Altima
2016 Honda Accord LX 2016 Nissan Altima
*$22,105 Starting MSRP $22,500
185-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 Engine 182-hp, 2.5-liter I-4
103.2 cubic-feet Passenger Volume 101.9 cubic-feet
15.8 cubic-feet Cargo Space 15.4 cubic-feet

2016 Honda Accord LX vs 2016 Nissan Altima

It wasn’t that long ago that people were saying the midsize sedan would soon be no more. That there would be no need for these vehicles with all of the advancements that crossover vehicles are making. Are only response these days is “Have you even seen the new Honda Accord?” There is a reason this vehicle has made the **Car and Driver’s 10Best List for a record 30 years in a row. Year in and year out this vehicle delivers what customers want. We find out how it compares to the competition with the 2016 Honda Accord LX vs 2016 Nissan Altima comparison.

Usually we don’t see two vehicles that have gotten significant makeovers at the same time, but that is exactly what we have with the 2016 Honda Accord and 2016 Nissan Altima. Both of these vehicles have new exterior features including the front and rear fascias, the grilles, hoods, and other features. We will allow you to decide for yourself which one you think looks better, but we tend to lean towards the edgier looking Accord.

2016 Accord Offers Great Features Even in Base Model

When you are trying to decide between the 2016 Honda Accord and 2016 Nissan Altima, it is important to know what features you will be getting standard on each vehicle. With the 2016 Honda Accord LX you will be receiving all of the essentials including power windows and doors, dual-zone automatic climate control, cruise control, two 12-volt power outlets, electronic remote trunk release, and illuminated steering wheel-mounted controls.

One big differentiator between the 2016 Honda Accord and the 2016 Nissan Altima is the availability of driver assist technology. Sure, the 2016 Altima has some available in its higher trims, but what if you don’t want all those added features? Fortunately the 2016 Honda Accord is here to save the day, as it has its assortment of Honda Sensing technologies available on all of its trims. These technologies include a collision mitigation braking system, a forward collision warning, a lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control, and more.

If you are interested in learning more about the differences in the 2016 Honda Accord LX vs 2016 Nissan Altima comparison, please contact a Planet Honda sales professional today!

*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $835.00 destination charge and options. Dealer prices may vary.

**Car and Driver November 2015

2016 Honda Accord Sedan Interior