2021 Chevy Malibu vs. Honda Accord

Chevy Malibu vs. Honda Accord
2021 Chevy Malibu


2021 Honda Accord
$23,065 MSRP

Starting Price

$24,970 MSRP
29 city / 36 highway

EPA-estimated MPG Ratings

30 city / 38 highway
1.5L Turbo 4-cylinder engine

Base Engine

In-Line 4-Cylinder with Turbocharger
2.0L Turbo 4-cylinder engine

Top Engine

Not available

Trim Levels


If you’re on the lookout for sleek sedans for sale in the Rogers area, you’re on the right track comparing a Chevy vs. Honda. Both automakers provide a plethora of affordable, well-performing sedans that will deliver just what you need on your Monticello rides. Cornerstone Chevrolet is here to help you decide between the 2021 Chevy Malibu vs. Honda Accord, two sedans that have garnered a lot of popularity among Buffalo commuters. However, only one has everything you’re looking for in your next vehicle. Read on to learn more. 


Chevy vs. Honda: Trim Levels and Prices 

As you’re shopping for your next sedan, price is going to be a major factor. The Malibu has five trims while the Accord offers drivers six trims. While the Honda Accord gives you more options, if you have a set budget, then you’ll want to opt for the Malibu and its more accessible starting prices. Check out the Chevy Malibu vs. Honda Accord trims and prices, below:

2021 Chevy Malibu Trims

  • Chevy Malibu L–$23,065 MSRP
  • Chevy Malibu LS–$24,195 MSRP
  • Chevy Malibu RS–$25,195 MSRP
  • Chevy Malibu LT–$27,595 MSRP
  • Chevy Malibu Premier–$34,295 MSRP

2021 Honda Accord Trims 

  • Honda Accord LX–$24,970 MSRP
  • Honda Accord Hybrid–$26,570 MSRP
  • Honda Accord Sport–$27,430 MSRP
  • Honda Accord Sport Special Edition–$28,920 MSRP
  • Honda Accord Hybrid EX–$30,520 MSRP
  • Honda Accord EX-L–$31,290 MSRP

Chevy vs. Honda: Performance Features

When comparing the Chevy Malibu vs. Honda Accord in terms of performance features, the Malibu offers St. Cloud drivers a more personalized, thrilling experience. While the Malibu has two engine options, and while the Accord offers a single engine option. 

2021 Chevy Malibu Performance Features 

  • Standard 1.5L Turbo 4-cylinder engine that reaches 160 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque
  • Available 2.0L Turbo 4-cylinder engine that achieves 250 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque
  • Standard Continuous Variable Transmission 

2021 Honda Accord Performance Features 

  • Standard In-Line 4-Cylinder with Turbocharger engine that reaches 192 hp on the LX, Sport, Sport Special Edition, and EX-L trims. This engine outputs 143 hp on the Hybrid EX trims. 

Explore the New Chevy Malibu at Cornerstone Chevrolet 

Now that you’ve compared the 2021 Cheavy Malibu vs. Honda Accord, contact Cornerstone Chevrolet to arrange a test drive and experience the Malibu performance! We’ll take you through the Chevy Malibu interior and trims so you can secure the keys to the perfect Malibu for your budget and lifestyle. Curious about your buying options? Reach out to our finance center experts to discuss whether financing or leasing is best for your financial circumstances.


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