Spec Comparison: 2019 Toyota Camry Hybrid Vs Honda Accord Hybrid

Spec Comparison: 2019 Toyota Camry Hybrid Vs Honda Accord Hybrid
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The new Camry is available in a single variant which is priced at Rs 36.95 lakh (ex-showroom pan-India) ...

The new Camry is available in a single variant which is priced at Rs 36.95 lakh (ex-showroom pan-India)

  • The Accord Hybrid is longer, wider and taller than the Camry.
  • The Toyota is more powerful than the Accord, albeit marginally.
  • The Toyota is also more affordable and packs more features than the Honda.

2019 Camry Hybrid vs Honda Accord Hybrid

Toyota has launched the eighth-gen Camry in India at Rs 36.95 lakh (ex-showroom pan-India). Unlike its predecessor, which was available as a petrol as well as a hybrid model, the new Camry is available with a hybrid powertrain only. Hence, it has only one true rival in the country, the Honda Accord Hybrid, which is priced at Rs 43.21 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). So, let’s see how the new Camry fares against the Accord on paper.

Dimensions

2019 Camry Hybrid vs Honda Accord Hybrid

2019 Camry Hybrid

Honda Accord Hybrid

Length

4885mm

4933mm (+48mm)

Width

1840mm

1849mm (+9mm)

Height

1455mm

1464mm (+9mm)

Wheelbase

2825mm

2776mm (-49mm)

  • The Accord is longer, wider and taller than the Camry. However, the Toyota takes the lead when it comes to the length of the wheelbase.

Engine

2019 Camry Hybrid

Honda Accord Hybrid

Engine

2.5-litre petrol

2.0-litre petrol

Electric Motor

88kW

135kW (Two motors combined)

Power (Combined)

218PS

215PS

Torque (engine)

221Nm

175Nm

Torque (motor)

202Nm

315Nm

Transmission

e-CVT

e-CVT

  • The Camry is powered by a higher capacity petrol engine than the Accord. But the Accord gets two electric motors that make more power than Toyota’s single unit.
  • The Camry is the more powerful sedan in terms of total power output.
  • When it comes to torque, where the Camry’s 2.5-litre unit has a better torque output, the Accord’s 135kW motors trumps the Camry’s 88kW unit.
  • Power from the hybrid powertrain is sent to the front wheels via an e-CVT unit in both premium sedans.

Features: Since both of these cars are premium sedans, they are loaded with features.

2019 Camry Hybrid

Safety: Both sedans get ABS with EBD, ISOFIX child seat anchors, vehicle stability program, traction control, hill hold assist and rear parking sensors. Over these, the Camry comes with nine airbags and a tyre pressure monitoring system. The Accord gets six airbags, front parking sensors and Honda’s lane watch system.

2019 Camry Hybrid vs Honda Accord Hybrid

Infotainment: The Accord gets a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system while the Camry is equipped with an 8-inch unit. Sadly, the Camry misses out on Apple CarPlay and Android Auto while Accord Hybrid gets the must-have smartphone connectivity options. The Camry, however, gets a 9-speaker JBL sound system.

Lights: Both sedans are equipped the auto LED headlamps with LED DRLs and LED fog lamps.

Comfort:

2019 Camry Hybrid

Honda Accord Hybrid

Powered front seats

10-way (both driver and co-passenger)

8-way driver. 4-way co-passenger

Auto AC

Three-zone

Two-zone

Rain sensing wipers

Yes

Yes

Power adjustable tilt and telescopic steering

Yes

No

Heads-up display

Yes (10-inch)

No

Wireless mobile charging

Yes

No

Push Button start

Yes

Yes

Cruise Control

Yes

Yes

Power reclinable rear seats

Yes

No

Infotainment and AC controls on rear centre armrest

Yes (touchscreen)

No

Sunroof

Yes

Yes

Tyres: Both premium sedans are offered with 235/45 R18 tyres.

2019 Camry Hybrid vs Honda Accord Hybrid

Price: Toyota has priced the Camry at Rs 36.95 lakh (ex-showroom pan-India), which is 6.26 lakh less than the Honda Accord Hybrid (Rs 43.21 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi). On paper, this makes the Camry a better option than the Accord because it is better equipped, more powerful and even more affordable than the Honda.

Also Read: Toyota Camry Old Vs New: Major Differences

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