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

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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
MSRP
$41,540
Invoice
$38,772
Average Price Paid
$38,217
587 listings nationwide

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2019 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
MSRP
$27,620
Invoice
$25,267
Average Price Paid
$24,191
2,448 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
Fair Price
$40,267
Good Price
$37,805
Great Price
$36,397
2019 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
Fair Price
$25,228
Good Price
$23,564
Great Price
$22,613

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$38,276
49 listings nationwide

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2019 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$27,603
46 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
Clifford Atiyeh Test Drive Review:

The Maxima has endured for eight generations as a premium midsize Nissan sedan. While not the “four-door sports car” that Nissan proclaims, the Maxima’s powerful V6 engines and crisp h...

2019 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

Just last year, Honda redesigned its midsize Accord, dropping the two-door version and trading the sedan’s plain clothes for a sleek shape that blended the best parts of a sedan and a ...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 9
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 6
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
30
writes:
I really like this car. Nice ride, tight handling and a great sound system. One of the drawbacks is that Nissa...
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2019 Honda Accord 2.0T Touring FWD better.
"It appear that the Honda has more square footage in the trunk than the Maxima. I may be wrong, but it appears that ay"
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Honda Accord 2.0T Touring FWD better.
"Takes regular gas. Highly recommended to be less 15% ethanol used. The ride is god so far. Lots of tech features. No heated steering wheel, at least in mine."
writes:
SR 2019 - Really Sporty - Fast, handles amazing. Car power keeps on coming.
Handling Ranked 2019 INFINITI Q70L worse.
"Yes - But stiffer ride "
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2019 INFINITI Q70L better.
"Both are close "
writes:
Handling Ranked 2019 Acura ILX worse.
"I dont"
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Acura ILX worse.
"I dont "
2019 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
10
writes:
Not fully loaded modep
Handling Ranked 2019 Chevrolet Impala Premier FWD worse.
"Smaller size"
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Chevrolet Impala Premier FWD better.
"Yes"
30
writes:
I am still getting used to my Honda at this point in time. You can use regular gas in this ride, but, its high...
Handling Ranked 2018 Nissan Maxima Platinum FWD worse.
"The steering appears to be tighter with a smaller turning radius."
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2019 Nissan Maxima Platinum FWD worse.
"It appear that the Honda has more square footage in the trunk than the Maxima. I may be wrong, but it appears that ay"
Family Car Ranked 2018 Nissan Maxima Platinum FWD better.
"More room."
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Nissan Maxima Platinum FWD worse.
"Takes regular gas. Highly recommended to be less 15% ethanol used. The ride is god so far. Lots of tech features. No heated steering wheel, at least in mine."
10
writes:
It’s nice car but is not fast like the Altima
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2019 Nissan Altima 2.5 Platinum AWD worse.
"It’s good car but it’s not fast like the Altima "
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Nissan Altima 2.5 Platinum AWD better.
"It’s a good car and when I drive it it’s feels like sports cars "

Specs

2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD
2019 Honda Accord
1.5T EX FWD
Powertrain 7-Speed CVT Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
38 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 14.8 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
300 hp @ 6,400 RPM
192 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque
261 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
192 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.6:1
10.3:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.76 in x 3.2 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
CD 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 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 34.2 in 40.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.3 cu ft 16.7 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,009 lbs 1,100 lbs
Exterior
Length 192.8 in 192.2 in
Width 73.2 in 73.3 in
Height 56.5 in 57.1 in
Wheelbase 109.3 in 111.4 in

Available Options

2019 Nissan Maxima
Platinum FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Carnelian Red Tintcoat
  • Deep Blue Pearl
  • Gun Metallic
  • Pearl White Tricoat
  • Sunset Drift Chromaflair
  • Super Black
  • [E10-1] Premium Paint - Pearl White
  • [E10-2] Premium Paint - Carnelian Red

Option Packages

  • [N92] Illumination Package
  • [X01] Reserve Package
2019 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

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