When we compare the Honda Accord Sport's and the Honda Civic Sport's specifications and ratings, the Honda Accord Sport has the advantage in the areas of reliability, interior volume, overall quality score and base engine power. The Honda Civic Sport has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and resale value. Based on this comparison of the Honda Accord Sport's and the Honda Civic Sport's specifications and ratings, the Honda Accord Sport is a better car than the Honda Civic Sport.
Honda Accord Sport vs. Honda Civic Sport Pricing
A used 2022 Honda Accord Sport ranges from $27,494 to $35,000 while a used 2022 Honda Civic Sport is priced between $24,286 to $30,584. For a new model, the Honda Accord Sport's price is between $28,313 and $33,606, with the Honda Civic Sport priced between $23,113 and $25,412.
Honda Accord Sport vs. Honda Civic Sport Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Honda Accord Sport loses 39 percent of its value and the Honda Civic Sport loses 30.4 percent of its value. This means the Honda Civic Sport retains 8.6 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Honda Accord Sport.
Honda Accord Sport vs. Honda Civic Sport Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Honda Accord is 9.1 out of 10 while the Honda Civic's quality rating is 9.0 out of 10. This results in the Honda Accord being ranked 1 out of 13 Best Midsize Cars and the Honda Civic being ranked 3 out of 26 Best Compact Cars.
Honda Accord Sport vs. Honda Civic Sport Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Honda Accord is 9.2 out of 10. For the Honda Civic the reliability rating is 8.8 out of 10. This gives the Honda Accord a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Honda Civic.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Honda Accord Sport’s base engine makes 192 horsepower, and the Honda Civic Sport base engine makes 158 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Honda Accord Sport, a midsize car, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Honda Accord Sport and Honda Civic Sport are comparable in regards to front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Honda Accord Sport and the Honda Civic Sport have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.