1979 Honda Accord

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Rank: #16

Class: Mellow Cars

0-60 Time: 12.0 seconds

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The top 10 fastest cars are lined up from fastest to slowest by their 0 to 60 times. We bring you this list of Mellow Cars based on the best estimates from trusted sources, including Car & Driver, Motor Trend, Road & Track and more.

Ranked at #16, the 1979 Honda Accord races 0-60 mph in 12 seconds. Sports cars that fall within this range of acceleration are categorized as Mellow Cars.

It falls behind the #15 ranked 1980 Honda Civic GL1500 by just hundredths of a second and pulls ahead of the #17 ranked 1981 Honda Accord by 0.9 seconds.

Before getting in the driver's seat of one of these cars and punching the gas, you should know where you stand. In a race from 0-60 mph between 1979 Honda Accord vs. 1981 Honda Accord, you would WIN by 0.9 seconds!

If you are thinking about going head to head with another Honda, make sure you know your competition. Find out where your car ranks against the top 10 fastest cars from 1979.

Vehicle information

Year: 1979

Make: Honda

Model: Accord

Engine: I-4

Horsepower: 72

Torque: 94

Transmission: 5M

Curb Weight: 2215

City MPG:

Highway MPG: 30

MSRP: $6,365

Performance statistics


Class: Mellow Cars

Rank: #195

Best 0-60 Time: 12.0 seconds

Best ¼ Mile: 18.8 seconds

@ speed: 73.0 mph

Best Top Speed: 0.0 mph

Best Skid Pad: 0.8 G

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