Honda Accord is finally going to launch the hybrid model for the next generation. It will be available on 2018 Honda Accord hybrid. The hybrid model will certainly attract more buyers because it will be much more fuel efficient. Of course, there will also be many improvements related to the designs, engine and specs. If you want to know more detailed about this new Accord hybrid, you can pay attention to the review below.
2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Exterior
Let’s start talking about 2018 Honda Accord hybrid specs from its exterior. This belongs to 4 door sedan that can accommodate 5 passengers. It will look much more aggressive than the current model because of some redesigns. The wheelbase will be larger in 111.4 inches. Some other parts will also be updated such as the bumpers, headlights, taillights, and grille.
2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Interior
For the interior, it will also be fresh with some updates. It will still remain the standard features and add some new features & high techs. The features will be more complete that include comfort, safety and entertainment features. Overall, it will be much more impressive.
2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Powertrain
There will be 3 options of engine available. The first is DOHC 16 valve Atkinson cycle 2.0 L Inline-4 engine. With this engine, 2018 Honda Accord hybrid will be able to generate up to 145 horsepower as well as 130 pounds feet of torque. The second option is permanent magnet synchronous AC motor with 183 horsepower and 235 pounds feet of torque. Another option is combined output with 215 horsepower with 1.3 kWh Lithium-ion battery. That front engine will be mated to 1 speed direct drive and will use Front Wheel Drive.
2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Fuel Economy
In relation to 2018 Honda Accord hybrid gas mileage, this hybrid car will have very impressive MPG. If you drive it in the city, this will be able to cover up to 50 mpg. If you use it on highway, this can cover up to 49 mpg. In combined city and highway, it will averagely cover 50 mpg.
2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Speed
The speed will also be impressive. To accelerate from 0 to 60 mph, it will need about 7 seconds only. To accelerate from 0 to 100 mph, it will take about 21 seconds. For standing ¼ mile, it will be about 15.7 seconds whereas the top speed can reach up to 115 mpg.
2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Price
As it will be available in some trims, the prices will also be various. The base price will be from 28,000 dollars whereas the higher trims can be more expensive. The top model may cost more than 35,000 dollars.
2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Release Date
If you are interested in this new Accord hybrid, you have to be patient to wait for it. According to the rumors, this new 2018 Honda Accord hybrid will be released in the early of 2018 or can be sooner in the late of 2017.