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2012 Honda Accord Coupe

2012 Nissan Altima

  2012 Honda Accord Coupe 2-door I4 Auto EX Angular Front Exterior View 2012 Nissan Altima 4-door Sedan I4 CVT 2.5 S Side Exterior View
Invoice $21,126 $19,699
17/33 18/32
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Bottom Line The 2012 Honda Accord Coupe Read Full Review The 2012 Nissan Altima isn't as roomy as the newest mid-offerings, but as a coupe or as a sedan, it's one of the best-looking and most sporty mid-sizers. Read Full Review
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  • Responsive handling
  • Attractive profile
  • Strong value (4-cyl)
  • Refined, luxury-car feel


  • Difficult backseat access
  • Small trunk opening
  • Thirsty with V-6
  • Bluetooth only on top EX-L


  • Still one of the best-looking mid-sizers
  • Responsive handling
  • Simple, comfortable interior
  • Strong six-cylinder acceleration


  • Back seat can seem tight
  • Pushbutton start, whether you want it or not
  • Some interior materials look drab
  • Safety scores fall a bit shy
  • CVT is an acquired taste
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