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Compare the 2018 Honda Accord vs 2018 Ford Fusion

2018 Honda Accord 2018 Ford Fusion Versus

2018 Honda Accord


2018 Ford Fusion

1.5L I4 Turbo


2.5L Duratec I4
30 city / 38 hwy*

Fuel Economy

21 city / 32 hwy
192 hp


173 hp
16.7 cu ft

Cargo Capacity

16.0 cu ft

Serving Chantilly, VA, Washington, D.C., and Ashburn, VA

Today’s midsize sedan segment remains as competitive as ever. A lot of drivers are excited by the arrival of the redesigned 2018 Honda Accord. Not only is the new Accord more efficient than before, but it also boasts an impressive list of updated features. Let’s see how the 2018 Honda Accord stacks up against the 2018 Ford Fusion.


  • • Accord Base Engine: 192 hp and 192 lb-ft of torque
  • • Accord MPG: 30 city/38 highway
  • • Accord: Available Six-Speed Manual Transmission:

  • • Fusion Base Engine: 175 hp and 175 lb-ft of torque
  • • Fusion MPG: 23 city/34 highway
  • • Fusion: No Manual Transmission

While the Fusion’s performance is adequate, it’s a step behind the Accord. The Accord’s new turbocharged 1.5-liter, four-cylinder engine packs a serious punch. You’ll enjoy stronger acceleration and effortless passing on the highway. As you can see, the 2018 Honda Accord offers the best fuel economy. Available on the performance-tuned Accord Sport, Honda’s six-speed manual transmission promises to deliver the fun. It's among the few cars in the segment that still offers a traditional stick-shift gearbox. Unfortunately, a manual transmission is not available on the Ford Fusion.

Interior Specs and Features

  • • Accord Rear Legroom: 40.4 inches
  • • Accord: Standard 7.0-inch touch screen
  • • Accord: Available Wi-Fi Hotspot

  • • Fusion Rear Legroom: 38.3 inches
  • • Fusion: Standard 4.2-inch display
  • • Fusion: No Wi-Fi Available

Both sedans can seat up to five people. However, the 2018 Honda Accord gives your rear passengers more space to stretch out. This is a clear advantage for big families. Drivers will appreciate the Accord’s standard touch screen. Not only is the Fusion's standard display screen noticeably smaller, but it also can't be controlled by touch. A Wi-Fi hot spot comes equipped on the luxurious Accord Touring. It’s a feature that your entire family will enjoy.

Safety Features

  • • Accord: Standard Forward Collision Warning
  • • Accord: Standard Driver Attention Monitor
  • • Accord: Standard Lane-Keep Assist

  • • Fusion: Non-Standard Forward Collision Warning
  • • Fusion: Driver Attention Monitor Not Available
  • • Fusion: Optional Lane-Keep Assist

All versions of the 2018 Honda Accord come standard with forward collision warning. You’ll certainly enjoy the extra peace of mind. Fusion buyers are forced to pay extra. Every year, thousands of accidents are caused by tired drivers. The Accord’s Driver Attention Monitor keeps an eye on your level of attentiveness. If the system detects the signs of fatigue, it’ll warn you to take action. The Accord’s lane-keeping system will help prevent you from accidentally wandering into the path of an oncoming vehicle. The safety tech is not standard in the Ford Fusion.

The 2018 Honda Accord clearly outshines the 2018 Ford Fusion in several important categories. It's more exciting to drive, better on gas, and loaded with a greater number of standard features. To experience the new Accord for yourself, Pohanka Honda dealer to request a test drive!

MSRP excludes destination, taxes, title and registration fees. Starting at MSRP refers to the base model, optional equipment not included. Pricing and offers may change at any time without notification. To get full pricing details, see your dealer.

*Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

Current Inventory

There are currently no 2018 Honda Accord LX 4dr Sedan for Sale in inventory


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NHTSA Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program ( Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).