2019 Subaru Legacy vs 2019 Honda Accord Comparison

2019 Subaru Legacy vs 2019 Honda Accord
2019 Subaru Legacy 2019 Honda Accord
Fuel Capacity
  18.5 gal. 14.8 gal.
Fuel Range (city/hwy)
  463 / 629 miles 444 / 562 miles
Front Leg Room
  42.9 in. 42.3 in.

2019 Subaru Legacy vs 2019 Honda Accord

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The 2019 Subaru Legacy and the 2019 Honda Accord are mid-sized cars that have incredible features that can entice any shopper. Subaru Legacy as a brand is popular for its comfort, safety, and affordability while Honda Accord stands out due to its immense power and fuel economy. The latest data shows that the Subaru Legacy continues to thrive even though the general trend is that more people prefer driving SUVs as compared to the mid-sized sedans. The continued success of Subaru Legacy is attributable to the different features that it comes fitted with to make it enticing to modern drivers.

While comparing the 2019 Subaru Legacy with the 2019 Honda Accord, it became evident that the Legacy has a slight edge over the Accord in some areas as highlighted below:

Handling and Maneuverability

The 2019 Honda Accord measures 192.2 inches long, 57.1 inches high, and 63.4 inches wide as compared to the 2019 Subaru Legacy's 188.8 inches long, 59.0 inches high, and 62.8 inches wide. This makes the Accord wider and longer as compared to the 2019 Legacy. As a result, drivers will find it difficult to park the new Honda Accord in confined areas since it has a significantly larger turning radius. When driving the Honda Accord, you are also more likely to find it difficult to negotiate tight spots unlike when you are driving the Subaru Legacy whose dimensions make it relatively easier to maneuver around tight corners.


Both the 2019 Honda Accord and the 2019 Subaru Legacy come fitted with standard safety features just like most mid-sized sedans although the Subaru Legacy has a slight edge over the Accord. The standard safety features for the models include front airbags, side-impact head airbags, height adjustable front shoulder safety belts, traction control, four-wheel antilock brakes, crash mitigation brakes, lane departure warning systems, daytime running lights, an electronic stability system, rearview cameras, a blind spot warning system, a rear cross-path warning, and rear parking sensors. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) gave the Subaru Legacy a five-star rating in all categories while the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety awarded the car a top safety pick+. The Honda Accord, on the other hand, received an overall five-star rating with four-star ratings in some categories from the NHTSA.

Convenience and Comfort

When driving the 2019 Subaru Legacy, you will make fewer stopovers to refill your engine since the model has a capacity of 18.5 gallons as compared to the Accord's 14.8 gallons capacity. The Subaru Legacy's front passengers will also get more legroom as compared to what those in the Honda Accord get, thus making the Legacy more comfortable. The 2019 Legacy's front legroom is 42.9 inches as compared to the 2019 Accord's 42.3 inches. The new Legacy also boasts of a superior front headroom of 40 inches as compared to the new Accord's 39.5 inches.

Are you interested in finding a reliable dealership for the 2019 Subaru Legacy? If you are, you could visit our dealership and book a test drive of the new Legacy. We are a manufacturer-licensed dealership, which means that you can trust us to help you buy your next Legacy. For more inquiries regarding the 2019 Subaru Legacy, visiting us at Suburban Subaru or chat with our customer agents from our website. We value our customers' desires. As a result, our primary goal is to ensure customer satisfaction by providing high-quality and reliable dealership services.

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