According to Honda, the Accord 1.5 TC completes the 0-100 km/h sprint in 9 seconds, while the 1.5 TC-P completes the same sprint in 9.1 seconds.
Despite sharing its 1.5-litre engine with the Civic and CR-V, the Accord's power output is actually much higher.
A couple of years ago, Ford offered the Mondeo and Kia offered the Optima GT, both of which have more than 240 PS, but both models have been discontinued.
The CVT-type automatic in the Accord is smooth.
For those who want a sportier drive, the Accord gets Sport mode and paddle shifters.
Steering and Handling
Compared to the Toyota Camry, the Accord's ride and handling are more relaxed.
The Accord's ride and handling, according to those who sampled it, is better suited for cruising than the Camry.
The Camry, on the other hand, is better suited for keen drivers that love twisty roads.
Yes, we now live in a time when an Accord is regal while a Camry is a sports sedan.