2018 Ford Taurus vs 2018 Honda Accord

2018 Ford Taurus vs 2018 Honda Accord

The flagship of the new Ford sedan lineup has arrived here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA, and we can say without any hyperbole at all that the 2018 Ford Taurus lineup is by far the best new Taurus lineup ever built – and, dare we say it, the best new sedan lineup ever built.

That’s because the new 2018 Ford Taurus has been fully updated, upgraded, enhanced and improved for the new model year. That includes two newly enhanced powertrain options, an updated exterior style, a roomier and more comfortable interior, and a full slate of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. All of this and more makes the 2018 Taurus lineup the perfect choice for anyone in the market for a new sedan – a point you’ll quickly learn to be true in this 2018 Ford Taurus versus 2018 Honda Accord sedan comparison.



2018 Ford Taurus

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2018 Honda Accord

288 HP & 254 lb-ft. Base Horsepower & Torque 192 HP & 192 lb-ft.
365 HP & 350 lb-ft. Max Horsepower & Torque 252 HP & 273 lb-ft.
102.2 ft.3 Total Passenger Volume 102.7 ft.3
20.1 ft.3 Cargo Capacity 16.7 ft.3

Get Higher Standard Power Ratings, Higher Available Power Ratings, More Trunk Space and Comparable Passenger Space with a 2018 Ford Taurus at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA

Let’s begin our 2018 Taurus lineup versus 2018 Accord lineup battle by checking out the engine and powertrain options offered by each lineup. As outlined in our head-to-head comparison table above, the 2018 Taurus lineup provides up to 288 horsepower and 254 pound-feet of torque with its standard engine and up to 365 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque with its available engine. Conversely, the 2018 Accord lineup provides up to only 192 horsepower and 192 pound-feet of torque with its standard engine and up to only 252 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque with its available engine.

Moving inside the two new sedan lineups, you’ll find the two models are quite similar in terms of passenger space – 102.2 cubic-feet for the 2018 Taurus lineup and 102.7 cubic-feet for the 2018 Accord lineup. The same cannot be said for the trunk size of the two lineups, however, as the trunk of the 2018 Taurus lineup measures 20.1 cubic-feet while the trunk of the 2018 Accord lineup measures only 16.7 cubic-feet.

To learn more about the 2018 Ford Taurus lineup, please get in touch with our Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.