Acura CL vs Honda Accord Coupe Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2003 Acura CL
3.2 FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$5,897
6 listings nationwide

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2017 Honda Accord Coupe
EX
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$20,324
32 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2003 Acura CL
3.2 FWD
No Expert Reviews
2017 Honda Accord Coupe
EX
George Kennedy Preview:

In the modern car market, the personal commuter coupe is something of a dying breed. This was once a segment dominated by cars like the Chevrolet Monte Carlo, Ford Thunderbird, and oth...

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

2003 Acura CL
3.2 FWD
Dee writes:
Good car
375
HBreck writes:
I have owned all 4 of these cars (as well as a '91 Civic DX, an '88 Prelude Si, and an '02 CL type S). This ...
GuruYNRNS writes:
Great
2017 Honda Accord Coupe
EX
GuruTYM9C writes:
Love it
20
GuruXY5J2 writes:
One of best coupes I drove in years! V6 sounds outstanding, even better with electronic cutout! Overall hard c...
Looks/Style Ranked 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible RWD worse.
"Looks just right "
Front Seats Ranked 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible RWD worse.
"Lots of room"
Realist_sa writes:
Back Seats Ranked 2017 Hyundai Elantra GT worse.
"they more comfortable than the elantra "
Family Car Ranked 2017 Hyundai Elantra GT better.
"it has 4 doors which means more space for the family than the accord"

Specs

2003 Acura CL
3.2 FWD
2017 Honda Accord Coupe
EX
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
--
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
--
34 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17 gal 17.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
225 hp @ 5,600 RPM
185 hp @ 6,400 RPM
185 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque
216 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
181 lb-ft @ 3,900 RPM
181 lb-ft @ 3,900 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
11.1:1
11.1:1
Displacement
3,200 cc
2,400 cc
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
3.42 in x 3.9 in
3.42 in x 3.9 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard --
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 42.2 in
Back Legroom 33 in 33.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.6 cu ft 13.4 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,051 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 192 in 189.5 in
Width 69.2 in 73 in
Height 53.3 in 56.5 in
Wheelbase 106.9 in 107.3 in

Available Options

2003 Acura CL
3.2 FWD
2017 Honda Accord Coupe
EX

Exterior Colors

  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Deep Blue Opal Metallic
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • San Marino Red
  • Still Night Pearl
  • White Orchid Pearl

Option Packages

  • AT Sport Suspension
  • MT Sport Suspension
  • Aero Kit
  • Side Underbody Spoiler
  • HFP Package
  • Tires: Conti Sport Contact 3
  • Wheels: 18" Diamond Cut Alloy

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