Japanese were always heading to bring a car to its perfection and so this all new Honda Accord 10-th generation
Design of the new Honda Accord 10-th generation
Overall the car is less than an inch shorter bumper to bumper than the previous 9-th generation but it’s almost a half – inch wider and the wheel base is greater more than 2 inches, the car has the modern design but it’s not overboard.
The front and the back is the almost the same as the Civic, although the chrome unibar on the front gives the new Honda Accord an all new different look.
The New Accord looks more than a Coupe or Fastback then the previous models which matters to most of the costumers because the Coupe body style has been discontinued finally for 2018.
The Japanese manufacturer say’s that this new Honda Accord will have the strongest build, most efficient, quietest, safest, more fun to drive and overall greatest Accord ever made.
Specification of the new Honda Accord
There are more big changes to the Accord in the form of the drivetrains the V6 is gone from the production of the new Accord in the replacements there is two Turbocharged 4-cylinder Petrol Engines 1.5-Liter with 192 horsepower or 2.0 liter with 252 horsepower.
There’s going to be a Hybrid version of the same model with non-turbocharged 2.0 liter and an electric motor and battery pack not a lot detail on the specs there but they do say that drivetrain and inside the cargo and interior dimensions will stay the same like in the Petrol Version.
The interior of the Accord has grown by 2.5 cubic feet roomier than ever, however the Accord has its own style and options for their costumers , they offer Trim Levels of equipment : LX , Sport , Sport Special Edition , EX , EX-L , EX-L V6 and the Highest Level is the Tourning.
The dash interior is outstanding with its high quality materials , soft touch surfaces and high quality leather makes the Mid-Size Sedan the luxurious in the same class with his competitors the Mazda 6 and the Toyota Camry.
Technology and Safety Features of the new Honda Accord
For the base models of the Accord you will get the 7 inch on the other hand the Touring Trim lever offer a 8 inch screen touch screen with lots of functions, like the satellite Navigation System, Bluetooth (hands free connection) with various tech’s devices and more.
Honda heard a lot of complaints from their customers for the touch screen, so they finally made buttons on the both sides like the radio tuning knob and the volume knob with other buttons on the screen side so the driver can have a real feeling that you made a choise.
The Honda Accord was always a high-tech vehicle so this 10th generation came with a ton of features that will make this new model more fun to drive , from its :Bluetooth HandsFreeLink and a NFC reader, Adaptive Cruise Control with low-speed follow, Collision Mitigation Breaking, Lane and Road departure warnings, Multi-Angle Rearview Camera, Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control, Heated Front and Rear seats, Smart Entry & Push Start Button, Power Moonroof, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, LED Headlights with Auto High-Beam, New Traffic Sign Recognition function, Special Edition Badging and much more..
For this 10th generation of Honda Accord there will be two Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) depending of the engine , if you get the 1.5 litre turbocharged you will get the standard CVT if you get the 2.0 litre engine then you will have the 10-speed Automatic Gearbox, although they do remove the Shifting Knob for this Automatic gearbox and replace with buttons instead but still they do offer a 6-speed manual transmission for their both Turbocharged-Petrol engines.
More about the new Honda Accord drivetrain in the video below.