2016 Honda Accord vs 2016 Kia Optima

2016 Honda


2016 Kia

YesStandard Dual Zone Climate Control NoOptional
YesStandard Automatic Climate Control NoOptional
YesStandard Rearview Camera YesStandard
No38.5 Legroom (backseat) Yes45.5
No15.8 Cargo Volume Yes15.9

3/5 Winner

  • Dual Zone Climate Control 100% 100%
  • Automatic Climate Control 100% 100%
  • Rearview Camera 100% 100%
  • Legroom (backseat) 84.61% 84.61%
  • Cargo Volume 99.37% 99.37%

With standard features like rearview backup camera and Pandora radio, Honda is leading the competition with the technology upgrades. The Accord makes driving convenient with bluetooth sync for your smartphone in case you want to talk hands-free or stream music from your phone. For comfort, Accord wins again with a more spacious interior for legroom and cargo.

3/5 Winner

  • Over all 60% 60%
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2016 Honda Accord is the Winner!

The 2016 Honda Accord is the obvious winner here. More performance, better fuel efficiency, and all kinds of cool features add up to delivering a better overall value and driving experience. Honda is a brand that has been built on reliability and you can count on your Accord to be your stable ride.

  • Best Selling Car in Its Class (Polk 2014 Mid-Size registration data)
  • Bluetooth, Pandora & Backup Camera all standard
  • Car & Driver 10BEST a record 29 times
  • 2015 KBB Best Buy
  • NHTSA 5-Star Safety Rating (2015 Accord Sedan and Coupe)

Fuel economy estimates and driving range based on EPA test data. Your actual driving distance will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle. Based on 2014-2016 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. Complete comparison details can be found at Awards and accolade information can be found at

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