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2008 Honda Accord
LX
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$6,985
216 listings nationwide
4 GREAT deals
31 GOOD deals

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2008 Toyota Camry
CE
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$6,366
34 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2008 Honda Accord
LX
Rob Feeman Review:

The 2008 Honda Accord's refresh was sorely needed, and while the new e...

The Good: Honda gave its popular Accord midsize sedan a complete redesign for 20...

The Bad: While Honda's goal was to add some excitement and sophistication to th...

2008 Toyota Camry
CE

A 2008 Toyota Camry will make a lot of sense to any shopper who consid...

The Good: The 2008 Toyota Camry provides a comfortable, roomy, safe, and, at lea...

The Bad: Drivers who want an exciting experience behind the wheel or a distinct...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2008 Honda Accord
LX
65
writes:
fun fast car great gas milage
Handling Ranked 2008 Toyota Camry worse.
"front wheel drive"
Looks/Style Ranked 2008 Toyota Camry worse.
"looks more sporty"
185
writes:
Very reliable and solid ride.
Back Seats Ranked 2008 Acura TSX worse.
"Awesome leg room!"
Would Buy Ranked 2008 Acura TSX worse.
"While Acura is supposed to be better, that is not the case here. The TSX is the kid that tries, the Accord is the veteran that performs."
writes:
Excellent 2008 exterior. Pretty good interior. Honda leather does not age well over time in all seats, especia...
Family Car Ranked 2002 Toyota Camry worse.
"Better car for a young driver. Tighter suspension & wheel handling a safer choice for Inexperienced drivers. "
Value Ranked 2002 Toyota Camry worse.
"Same features & Same mileage of 2008 Accord vs 2002 Camry. Paid $3k more for the Accord, but worth it for safety & longevity of the engine. "
2008 Toyota Camry
CE
65
writes:
big car good gas milage average
Handling Ranked 2008 Honda Accord better.
"front wheel drive"
Looks/Style Ranked 2008 Honda Accord better.
"looks more sporty"
35
writes:
Yawn. Cheap interior materials, sloppy handling, not the durability I expected. Noticeably slower and less nim...
Handling Ranked 2008 Mercury Milan V6 Premium AWD better.
"This touring suspension is amazing. Camry just couldnt keep up with the smooth, grippy, surprisingly quick Milan"
Front Seats Ranked 2008 Mercury Milan V6 Premium AWD better.
"Better materials, more support, better choices for position, overall comfort"
Back Seats Ranked 2008 Mercury Milan V6 Premium AWD better.
"Support, quality of materials, position, legroom, and ability to fold them flat for cargo."
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2008 Mercury Milan V6 Premium AWD better.
"Huge truck, seats fold flat, spands from rear bumper to the dash on the passenger side. Huge"
Family Car Ranked 2008 Mercury Milan V6 Premium AWD better.
"Room for 5, loads of cargo, AWD, comfort, handling, and quality."
Value Ranked 2008 Mercury Milan V6 Premium AWD better.
"See above"
Would Buy Ranked 2008 Mercury Milan V6 Premium AWD better.
"Quality and handling. AWD too. Just simply in a different league above Camry. On par with Mercedes c300 4matic, or BMW 328xi"
writes:
A good reliable car to own and drive.

Specs

2008 Honda Accord
LX
2008 Toyota Camry
CE
Powertrain
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
22 MPG
21 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
31 MPG
31 MPG
31 MPG
31 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 18.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
177 hp @ 6,500 RPM
177 hp @ 6,500 RPM
158 hp @ 6,000 RPM
158 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
161 lb-ft @ 4,300 RPM
161 lb-ft @ 4,300 RPM
161 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
161 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
10.5:1
9.8:1
9.8:1
Displacement
2,400 cc
2,400 cc
2,400 cc
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.43 in x 3.9 in
3.43 in x 3.9 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Rear Passenger 3 stars 5 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) 5 stars 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.5 in 41.7 in
Back Legroom 37.2 in 38.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14 cu ft --
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 194.1 in 189.2 in
Width 72.7 in 71.7 in
Height 58.1 in 57.9 in
Wheelbase 110.2 in 109.3 in

Available Options

2008 Honda Accord
LX
2008 Toyota Camry
CE

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