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2020 Honda Accord 1.5T EX FWD
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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
MSRP
$27,920
Invoice
$25,541
Average Price Paid
$24,946
3,894 listings nationwide

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2011 Honda Element
EX
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1.5T EX FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$28,021
5 listings nationwide

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2011 Honda Element
EX
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$12,352
12 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The midsize Honda Accord entered its tenth generation for the 2018 model year. For 2020, it goes unchanged, offering the same LX, Sport, EX, EX-L, and Touring trims. The Accord gives ...

2011 Honda Element
EX
Michael Perkins Preview:

The party is officially over for the Honda Element. The quirky crossover showed up in 2003 and apart from a slight refresh in 2009, remained unchanged throughout its model life. Rumors...

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

2020 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
10
GuruP9PY5 writes:
The Honda was boring compared to the Mazda in the Mazda had a much nicer more luxurious feel to it and looked ...
70
GuruNN9SN writes:
Overall good car. Suspension is a little soft but cushy ride. Good Value. Turbo four is OK, but could use m...
Front Seats Ranked 2020 Toyota Camry TRD FWD better.
"About the same, but you should test drive both cars and see what you think."
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2020 Toyota Camry TRD FWD better.
"Again, about the same, but I did not compare exact measurements. Accord only has a flat repair kit, no temporary spare."
GuruKPQVW writes:
Power Ranked 2019 GMC Canyon Denali Crew Cab 4WD better.
"Because I got stuck in the snow in Minnesota and I had no problem getting out "
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 GMC Canyon Denali Crew Cab 4WD better.
"I am not thinking,I know the GMC Canyon looks the best "
2011 Honda Element
EX
20
DarcyHolmes writes:
Like the hauling space
35
ProjectGreen writes:
lots of room. great power.
Looks/Style Ranked 2011 Toyota RAV4 Base worse.
"better design"
Family Car Ranked 2011 Toyota RAV4 Base worse.
"more spacious"
10
graphtricks writes:
Last year made, bought one with least amount of miles I could find. Identical to my previous 2007 model.
Looks/Style Ranked 2010 Honda Element EX AWD worse.
"Same"
Would Buy Ranked 2010 Honda Element EX AWD worse.
"1 year newer for exact same car"

Specs

2020 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
2011 Honda Element
EX
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
30 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
38 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 14.8 gal 15.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
192 hp @ 5,500 RPM
166 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque
192 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
161 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
9.7:1
Displacement
1,500 cc
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
2.87 in x 3.52 in
3.43 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 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 --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 42.3 in 41 in
Back Legroom 40.4 in 39.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16.7 cu ft 25.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,100 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 192.2 in 169.9 in
Width 73.3 in 71.6 in
Height 57.1 in 70.4 in
Wheelbase 111.4 in 101.4 in

Available Options

2020 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Champagne Frost Pearl
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Obsidian Blue Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Radiant Red Metallic
2011 Honda Element
EX

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