Toyota Avensis vs Honda Accord - specifications

 Honda Accord 2.2 i-DTEC EXToyota Avensis 2.2 D-4D T-Spirit
On the road price/total as tested"£24,990/£27,110""£24,080/£24,430"
Residual value (after 3yrs/30k miles)"£10,746/43.0%""£9,300/38.6%"
Running costsN/AN/A
Annual tax liability std/higher rate"£1,100/£2,199 ""£1,011/£2,022"
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)"£1,789/£2,982""£1,559/£2,598"
Ins. grp./quote/road tax band/cost24/£337/D/£14525/£321/D/£145
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£830*£175/£240/£170
Length/wheelbase"4,740/2,705mm""4,765/2,700mm"
Height/width"1,440/1,840mm""1,480/1,810mm"
Engine"4cyl in-line/2,199cc""4cyl in-line/2,231cc"
Peak power "148/4,000 bhp/rpm""148/3,600 bhp/rpm"
Peak torque "350/2,000 Nm/rpm""340/2,000 Nm/rpm"
Transmission 6-spd man/fwd6-spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel65 litres/sealant60 litres/sealant
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 406/672** litres"543/1,609 litres"
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight"1,559/541/1,700kg""1,545/2,140/1,800kg"
Turning circle/drag coefficient11.0 metres/N/A10.8 metres/0.29Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery"3yrs (90,000)/3yrs""3yrs (60,000)/1yr"
Service intervals/UK dealersVariable/196"10,000 miles/184"
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.3rd/6th7th/4th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./points5/4/3/19^N/A
0-60/30-70mph9.4/8.9 secs^9.2/9.0 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 4.0/5.8 secs^4.1/6.8 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th 7.4/9.4 secs^8.6/13.2 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph "129mph/2,000rpm""131mph/1,900rpm"
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 51.7/37.0/9.1m48.9/35.8/9.2m
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph68/44/61/69dB64/43/60/70dB
Auto Express economy/range31.1mpg/445 miles35.7mpg/471 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 37.7/57.6/47.9mpg39.8/58.9/50.4mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket243/155g/km/22%212/152g/km/21%
Airbags/Isofix/parking sensorsSix/yes/yesSeven/yes/yes
Auto gearbox/stability/cruise controlYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes
Dual-zone climate/leather/heated seats"£416/£1,958+/no"£350/yes/yes
Met paint/xenon lights/keyless go"£1,273/yes/yes"No/yes/yes
Sat-nav/MP3 connection/BluetoothYes/yes/yes£980^^/yes/yes

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