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Vehicle Comparisons:
2017 Honda Accord Coupe vs. Hyundai Genesis Coupe

The 2017 Honda Accord Coupe and Hyundai Genesis Coupe offer sleek, stylish exteriors and sporty performances to match. Athletic yet refined, the 2017 Honda Accord Coupe and Genesis Coupe stand out wherever they’re headed in Denver, Centennial, or Aurora. Many drivers are wondering what sets these two coupes apart, so Mile High Honda decided to break down their features side by side for you.

Here’s everything you need to know about the 2017 Honda Accord Coupe and the Hyundai Genesis Coupe before taking a test drive. You can also read our review of the 2017 Accord Coupe.

Climb Inside Your Cockpit

2017-honda-accord-coupeHop inside a Honda Accord Coupe or a Hyundai Genesis Coupe and you’ll find a cabin designed to heighten the thrill of driving. With available leather upholstery, stylish design cues, and comfortable seats, the Accord Coupe and Genesis Coupe offer luxury and refinement in slick, sporty packages.

However, the Hyundai Genesis Coupe only offers seating for four passengers, while the Honda Accord Coupe accommodates five. Depending on the number of passengers you typically ride with, the Honda Accord may be a more practical option than the Genesis Coupe.

Performance and Powertrain

The 2017 Honda Accord Coupe and Hyundai Genesis Coupe each delivers sharp handling and vigorous acceleration. But in terms of fuel economy, the 2017 Accord Coupe comes out on top with an EPA-estimated 32 highway/23 city rating.[1] The Hyundai Genesis Coupe only gets up to an EPA-estimated 24 highway/16 city mpg.

2017-honda-accord-coupe-interiorUnder its hood, the Hyundai Genesis gets a standard 3.8L V6 engine. The 2017 Honda Accord gets a standard 2.4L inline four-cylinder, which drivers can upgrade to a 278-horsepower 3.5L V6. Each vehicle offers a responsive, energetic performance, though the Hyundai Genesis Coupe rides a bit rough.

Technology and Connectivity

The Hyundai Genesis Coupe and 2017 Honda Accord Coupe put several premium technology features at the tips of your fingers, including standard Bluetooth®[2] audio streaming and connectivity. They also offer touchscreen displays, but the Genesis’ is only 6 inches while the Accord’s is 7 inches. The Accord’s touchscreen may be easier for some drivers to use, especially with its responsive, multicolor display.

Test Drive a 2017 Honda Accord Coupe

Even though the 2016 Honda Accord Coupe offers a sleek design and potent driving dynamics, the 2017 Honda Accord Coupe comes out on top with a better fuel economy, more seating, and innovative technology features. Drivers in Centennial, Aurora, and Denver are drawn to the Honda Accord Coupe for its sporty yet practical design, and Mile High Honda can help you select the right one for your style and driving needs.

When you’re ready to get behind the wheel, test drive a 2017 Honda Accord Coupe at Mile High Honda.


[1] 23 city/32 highway/26 combined mpg rating for 6MT models. 26 city/34 highway/29 combined mpg rating for CVT models. 18 city/28 highway/21 combined mpg rating for 6MT V6 models. Based on 2017 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.

[2] The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by Honda Motor Co., Ltd., is under license. 

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