Honda Accord is a 4 door sedan car that has become one of the best cars since years ago. Now, Honda is working on the next generation named 2018 Honda Accord. For the future version, we hope that it will improve everything. Even though it has not been launched yet, we have a lot of information about its rumors. So, it is very interesting and important to discuss about its review.
2018 Honda Accord Exterior
Belongs to midsize sedan cars, Honda Accord will come with a sleeker, wider, lower and shorter profile. The lower and wider look will make this new sedan more aggressive. Besides that, it will also be lighter in weight for 110 up to 175 pounds compared to the latest version. Then, the grill will be bigger, and it will also have LED daytime running lights. Anyway, the exterior design of the new Accord will be sportier and more aerodynamic.
2018 Honda Accord Interior
Because the body is wider, the cabin will also be more spacious so that the passengers will feel more comfortable. Besides, it will also offer various safety technologies so that it is appropriate for a reliable and safe family car. Some high quality features are also applied such as adaptive cruise, active lane keeping, auto braking, forward warning collision, etc. With those updates, 2018 Honda Accord will surely be more interesting.
2018 Honda Accord Specs
Talking about 2018 Honda Accord specs cannot be separated from its engine. There are 2 options that will be available. The first is 1.5 liter turbocharged, 4-cylinder engine. This is the same engine used in Civic and CR-V. With this engine, the power produced can be up to 200 horsepower. This will be mated to CVT auto / standard 6 speed manual transmissions. Alternatively, it will use 3.5 liter V6 engine that will be able to generate up to 260 horsepower.
Besides that, Honda also says that it will have better acceleration and speed and even fuel efficiency. Unfortunately, the acceleration, top speed and fuel efficiency are not released yet. To optimize the performance, the second engine will be mated to 10 speed auto transmissions and front wheel drive. However, it will also be available in 6 speed manual transmissions. So, you can choose your desired one.
Hybrid model will also be available for the new Accord. It will come with 2.0 liter 4-cylinder engine & electric motor combo that can deliver up to 212 horsepower. It will be featured with hidden battery underneath the rear seats so that it does not take any space. The hybrid engine will be able to cover up to 49 mpg in the city and 47 on highway.
2018 Honda Accord Release Date
Now, it is time to talk about 2018 Honda Accord price. It will cost from 26,490 dollars for the base model whereas the hybrid option hopefully will start from 39,000 dollars. Compete with KIA Optima, Mazda 6 and Chevy Malibu, 2018 Honda Accord will come out in the end of 2017 or the early of 2018.