2016 Honda Civic Coupe vs. 2016 Honda Accord Coupe

2016 Honda Civic Coupe

2016 Honda Civic Coupe

2016 Honda Accord Coupe

2016 Honda Accord Coupe

The 2016 Honda Civic Coupe and the 2016 Honda Accord Coupe are the sporty two-door versions of the Civic and Accord sedans. These two cars both offer fun-to-drive dynamics, impressive fuel economy figures, and lots of high-tech features. They’re both good choices if you’re attracted to a stylish two-door coupe here in Elgin and Crystal Lake, IL. So how do these two Honda models compare? Take a look below!


The 2016 Honda Civic Coupe starts at $19,050 MSRP* in the LX trim with six-speed manual transmission, while the 2016 Honda Accord Coupe starts at $23,875 MSRP in the LX-S trim with six-speed manual transmission. If price is a concern in your shopping process, then you’ll probably be more attracted to the smaller, more affordable Honda Civic Coupe.

Efficiency and Performance

The smaller 2016 Honda Civic Coupe is going to offer more efficiency than the larger 2016 Honda Accord, but the Accord offers more muscle. Depending on your needs, either might be a perfect option.

  • The Honda Civic Coupe starts with a 2.0L four-cylinder that makes 158 hp. This engine earns 30 mpg city/41 mpg highway** in EPA estimates with continuously variable transmission. A turbocharged 1.5L four-cylinder is offered for 174 hp 1.5L and an even better 31 mpg city/41 mpg highway in EPA estimate.
  • The Honda Accord Coupe starts with a 185 hp 2.4L four-cylinder that is capable of up to 26 mpg city/35 mpg highway/30 mpg combined. Offered as an upgrade option is a 3.5L V6 that makes 278 hp. This engine still earns a respectable 21 mpg city/32 mpg highway based on EPA estimates.

Cargo and Passenger Space

The 2016 Honda Accord Coupe is just a larger car than the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe. It offers more space in the cabin and more space in the trunk:

  • The Honda Civic Coupe gives you 11.9 cubic feet of cargo space and 88.6 cubic feet of passenger volume.
  • The Honda Accord Coupe offers 13.4 cubic feet of luggage space and 93.1 cubic feet of passenger space.

Visit Brilliance Honda of Crystal Lake

The Honda Civic Coupe and Accord Coupe are both great choices, and you can find them both here at Brilliance Honda of Crystal Lake, your leading Elgin area Honda dealership. We’re located at 680 W. Terra Cotta Ave. in Crystal Lake, IL, 60014, so visit us today or contact us for more information about either one of these vehicles!


*Excludes destination and handling fees.