2019 Honda Accord Parked Outside Home

The 2019 Honda Accord has been recognized as one of Good Housekeeping’s best new cars. The Accord took the top spot in the increasingly popular midsize sedan segment, and Good Housekeeping praised everything from passenger space to safety features.

Read on to find out what made the new Honda Accord stand out.

Good Housekeeping’s 2019 Best New Cars

Good Housekeeping drove over 5,000 miles of city roads, highways, and test tracks to narrow down their selection to just 50 top makes and models. Cars were rated on:

  • Safety2019 Honda Accord Driving Through the City
  • Value
  • Handling
  • Design
  • Technology

Engineers, analysts, and consumer testers then evaluated every factor drivers tend to care most about, with extra points added for sparks of innovation. At the end of the day, the Honda Accord won its 3rd Good Housekeeping award.

Best Sedan: Honda Accord

Good Housekeeping were impressed that all Honda Accord trim levels come fitted with Honda Sensing technology, and the Honda Accord interior was ranked particularly high for family drivers: “We love how spacious the interior feels — kids, adults and even multiple car seats can all fit in the backseat comfortably”.Accord performance was also praised, with Good Housekeeping finding the Honda Accord “more like a sports car than a sedan”.


Key performance and efficiency specs include:

  • Up to 192 hp and 192 lb-ft of torque as standard.
  • Up to 252 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque with the available 2.0L engine.
  • Up to an EPA-Estimated 30 mpg in the city and 38 on the highway with the LX Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)*

You’ll also enjoy an exceptional range of standard and available features, including:

  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera
  • 10-Speaker 450-Watt Premium Audio System
  • Heated and Ventilated Front Seats
  • Head-Up Display (HUD)
  • Wireless Phone Charger
  • Mobile Hotspot Capability

The 2019 Honda Accord Remains One of the Nation’s Most Popular Midsize Sedans

Having just picked up its record 33rd Car and Driver 10 Best Award, the Honda Accord is no stranger to the spotlight. To arrange a test drive or explore special offers, feel free to contact us directly or drop by your local Hampton Roads Honda dealer.

*Based on 2019 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.