If you’re looking for a sedan with a sharp and dapper exterior design, premium interior comfort, state of the art technology, and superior performance capability, the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon may be the vehicle for you! The Volkswagen brand is known for style, reliability, and durability. That’s exactly what the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon offers. You might not make the decision to buy the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon without stacking it up against the competition. That’s why, at Donaldson’s VW, we have put together a comparison guide of the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon vs 2021 Honda Accord.
The 2021 Volkswagen Arteon is available in three trims: SE, SEL R-Line, and SEL Premium R-Line. On the other hand, the 2021 Honda Accord is available in six trims: LX, Sport, Sport Special Edition, EX-L, Sport 2.0T, and Touring 2.0T. For the sake of a fair comparison, we will be comparing the base trims of both the vehicles.
2021 Volkswagen Arteon
2021 Honda Accord
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As seen in the table above, the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon has an advantage over the 2021 Honda Accord in terms of engine performance. With respect to interior cargo space, the 2021 Volkswagen has an upper hand. It offers 27.2 cu. ft. of trunk storage, while the 2021 Honda Accord has a cargo capacity of 16.7 cu. ft.
In terms of safety, the base trim of the Arteon comes standard with a Blind Spot Monitor (Side Assist) and a Rear Traffic Alert. These features are not available on the 2021 Honda Accord. Furthermore, the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon boasts some useful passive safety features such as the Automatic Post-Collision Braking System, which brakes when a primary collision is detected by the airbag sensors. This reduces the residual kinetic energy, averting further damage. The Intelligent Crash Response System shuts the gas, unlocks the doors, and switches on the hazard lights in case you’re in an accident.
In the comparison of the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon vs 2021 Honda Accord, the Arteon has an obvious advantage! If you’re interested in buying the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon, visit us at Donaldosn’s VW in Sayville, NY, or schedule a test drive today!