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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Nissan Altima
2.0 Platinum FWD
2018 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
MSRP
$27,470
Invoice
$25,130
Average Price Paid
$24,742
5,454 listings nationwide

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2019 Nissan Altima
2.0 Platinum FWD
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2018 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Nissan Altima
2.0 Platinum FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$37,040
2018 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$27,668
117 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Nissan Altima
2.0 Platinum FWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

The Nissan Altima has always faced stiff competition in a crowded segment, and the sixth-generation Altima is no exception. For 2019, the Altima has been thoroughly reworked, starting ...

2018 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
Clifford Atiyeh Test Drive Review:

While American sedans have come and gone, the Honda Accord has kept a singular purpose (and the same name) for 42 straight years. It’s reliable, roomy, efficient, and unpretentious. Ye...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 9

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

2019 Nissan Altima
2.0 Platinum FWD
No User Reviews
2018 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
100
writes:
2.0 turbo is the way to go. Gas mileage is really good if you can keep it out of sports mode. Cant go wrong wi...
Front Seats Ranked 2015 Ford F-150 Platinum SuperCrew 4WD worse.
"Leather feels premium and the seats are softer. The sides hug your body."
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2015 Ford F-150 Platinum SuperCrew 4WD better.
"Truck has lots of cargo space since that is what is meant to carry."
50
writes:
Sport trim is the best car in the class for sporty driving.
Handling Ranked 2018 Mazda MAZDA6 worse.
"Sport trim has no equal in the class. Can give a gti a run for your money and haul people on a trip comfortably"
Value Ranked 2018 Mazda MAZDA6 better.
"With Napa leather and 360 camera available for under 36k and the fit and finish to rival a luxury car this should be top of your list for a near luxury experience."
40
writes:
For me, the price difference between the 1.5 and 2.0 is what made me go w the 1.5.

Specs

2019 Nissan Altima
2.0 Platinum FWD
2018 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
30 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
38 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- 14.8 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
248 hp @ 5,600 RPM
192 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque
280 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
192 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
8:1
10.3:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.55 in
2.87 in x 3.52 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 Standard
Air Conditioning Standard 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 -- 5 seats
Front Legroom -- 42.3 in
Back Legroom -- 40.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 16.7 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,100 lbs
Exterior
Length -- 192.2 in
Width -- 73.3 in
Height -- 57.1 in
Wheelbase -- 111.4 in

Available Options

2019 Nissan Altima
2.0 Platinum FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Gun Metallic
  • Pearl White Tricoat
  • Scarlet Ember Tintcoat
  • Storm Blue
  • Super Black
2018 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Champagne Frost Pearl
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Kona Coffee Metallic
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Obsidian Blue Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Radiant Red Metallic

Option Packages

  • Side Underbody Spoiler
  • Tires: Toyo
  • Wheels: 19" Black Alloy
  • Wheels: 19" Chrome-Look Alloy

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