When comparing the Kia K5 GT-Line's and the Honda Accord Sport's specifications and ratings, the Kia K5 GT-Line has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing and typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars. The Honda Accord Sport has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency, resale value, interior volume and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Kia K5 GT-Line's and the Honda Accord Sport's specifications and ratings, the Honda Accord Sport is a better car than the Kia K5 GT-Line.
Kia K5 GT-Line vs. Honda Accord Sport Pricing
A used 2022 Kia K5 GT-Line ranges from $26,580 to $34,400 while a used 2022 Honda Accord Sport is priced between $27,494 to $35,000. For a new model, the Kia K5 GT-Line's price is between $27,242 and $31,121, with the Honda Accord Sport priced between $28,313 and $33,606.
Kia K5 GT-Line vs. Honda Accord Sport Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Kia K5 GT-Line loses 46.8 percent of its value and the Honda Accord Sport loses 39 percent of its value. This means the Honda Accord Sport retains 7.9 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Kia K5 GT-Line.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Kia K5 GT-Line’s base engine makes 180 horsepower, and the Honda Accord Sport base engine makes 192 horsepower. The GT-Line is rated to deliver an average of 31 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 585 miles. The Sport is rated to deliver an average of 32 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 518 miles.This gives the Honda Accord Sport the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Kia K5 GT-Line the advantage in maximum range. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are midsize cars, the Honda Accord Sport has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Kia K5 GT-Line has the advantage in the areas of front head room, front leg room and rear head room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Kia K5 GT-Line and the Honda Accord Sport have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.