Comparing the 2020 Chevrolet Malibu and the 2020 Honda Accord
When it comes to choosing a new vehicle, the process can sometimes be a headache. After all, there are countless makes and models for you to consider. The process can become even more hectic for those who live in Florida. With so many beaches and other places to see, you’re going to need to make the right decision. This means choosing a vehicle that comes with lots of space not only for passengers but your necessary cargo essentials. Luckily, we’re here to help.
At Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Naples, we want to help you find your dream vehicle! If you’re considering the 2020 Chevrolet Malibu or the 2020 Honda Accord, we’ve got great news for you! We’ve taken a closer look at both of these popular models below. Keep reading to learn more!
The 2020 Chevrolet Malibu
The 2020 Chevrolet Malibu is available in five separate trim levels: L, LS, RS, LT, and Premier. The L, LS, RS, and LT come with a 1.5-liter turbocharged engine paired with a continuously variable automatic transmission. It delivers 160 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque and comes in front-wheel drive. The top trim, the Premier, gets you a turbocharged 2.0-liter engine that is paired to a nine-speed transmission that puts put 250 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque.
As far as features are concerned, the base L gets you an 8-inch touchscreen, keyless entry and ignition, cruise control, air conditioning, 16-inch steel wheels, steering wheel controls, a backup camera, Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™, a six-speaker audio system, and more.
Drivers who select the LS will receive OnStar, noise-reducing glass, black 18-inch alloy wheels, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, a spoiler, black exterior trim pieces, an eight-way power-adjustable driver’s seat with lumbar, and more.
The RS provides a unique grille, power-adjustable seats, and various styling elements.
The LT comes with heated mirrors, LED daytime running lights and taillamps, an eight-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, dual-zone automatic climate control, satellite radio, and remote start.
The Premier offers ventilated front seats, 18-inch wheels, driver-seat memory settings, ambient interior lighting, a nine-speaker Bose® stereo system, a wireless charging pad, a power-adjustable passenger seat, navigation, heated outboard rear seats, a 120-volt power outlet, and much more.
The 2020 Honda Accord
The 2020 Honda Accord is offered in five distinct trim levels: LX, Sport, EX, EX-L, and Touring. All trim levels come with a turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 192 hp and 192 lb-ft of torque except for the Touring trim. This engine is paired to a continuously variable automatic transmission and comes in front-wheel drivee. For the Touring, you gain a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder that puts out 252 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque. This engine is paired with a 10-speed automatic. However, drivers can choose a six-speed manual transmission instead.
The base LX provides forward collision warning, a four-speaker sound system, LED headlights, a 7-inch touchscreen, dual-zone automatic climate control, automatic emergency braking, lane keeping assist, and adaptive cruise control.
The Sport gets you a power-adjustable driver’s seat, larger wheels, an 8-inch touchscreen, an eight-speaker audio system, Apple CarPlay™, and Android Auto™.
The EX gains heated front seats, a sunroof, blind-spot monitoring, and keyless entry and ignition.
The EX-L receives a 10-speaker audio system, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, leather upholstery, a power-adjustable passenger seat, and more.
The top trim, the Touring, provides ventilated front seats, a wireless phone charger, parking sensors, adaptive suspension dampers, a head-up display, a Wi-Fi hotspot, heated rear seats, a navigation system, and more.
How Can You Choose?
As you can see, both the 2020 Chevy Malibu and the 2020 Honda Accord come with a wide array of features ranging from comfort to technology and everything in-between. You also receive plenty of trim levels as well as engine options to choose from. Since the Malibu and Accord have similar features and trims, the choice proves to be a difficult one. However, we believe the 2020 Chevrolet Malibu wins out based on its spacious and comfortable cabin as well as including great technology features, such as Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™. These features are available in the base Malibu model, compared to a higher trim level in the Accord. Consider the 2020 Malibu today!
Find the 2020 Chevrolet Malibu at Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Naples
Stop by Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Naples today to take advantage of our amazing deals! We have a variety of special offers that you won’t want to miss out on! We are conveniently located at 5665 N. Airport Pulling Road, Naples, FL 34109. Visit us soon to take the Malibu for a test drive. We look forward to seeing you soon.