Honda Automobiles: 50-MPG Honda Accord Hybrid Named to KBB.com’s 10 Best Green Cars List For Second Year in a Row

Posted on 16. Apr, 2015 by in Honda Canada

The award-winning Honda Accord Hybrid (http://automobiles.honda.com/accord-hybrid/), braggadocio a top EPA city fuel economy rating of any four-door sedan sole in America1, was named to Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com annual list of a 10 Best Green Cars for 2015, a second true coming on a KBB.com immature automobile list. The attention experts during Kelley Blue Book praised a Accord Hybrid’s stellar fuel economy ratings and glorious value proposition.

“Eco-minded drivers looking for a new ‘green’ automobile with low CO2 emissions don’t have to demeanour serve than a fun-to-drive and fuel-efficient Accord Hybrid,” pronounced Steven Center, clamp boss of a Environmental Business Development Office during American Honda Motor Co., Inc. “Recognition from a devoted editors during Kelley Blue Book is explanation certain of a swell Honda has done building increasingly cleaner vehicles over a final 40 years.”

The 2015 Honda Accord Hybrid is designed for superb fuel potency and fun-to-drive opening and boasts EPA fuel economy ratings of 50/45/47 mpg (city/highway/combined). The Accord Hybrid’s two-motor hybrid system, partial of an expanding lineup of Honda EarthDreams® Technology powertrains, seamlessly blends electric-only, hybrid and engine expostulate modes along with absolute regenerative braking to yield rarely responsive, polished and fuel-efficient opening in a far-reaching operation of pushing situations.

“The Honda Accord is one of a best values in a American automobile market, and we voiced a indebtedness for a indication by fixing it a Kelley Blue Book Best Buy in a hotly contested midsize automobile category,” pronounced Jack Nerad, executive marketplace researcher and executive editorial executive for Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com. “So when we take all that integrity — fun-to-drive, good ergonomics and stellar trustworthiness — and supplement a worldly powertrain that has a 50 mpg fuel economy rating, we have a really constrained proposition.”

KBB.com‘s respect adds to a flourishing list of prestigious awards for a Honda Accord Hybrid that embody being named About.com‘s “Best New Cars of 2015” and Green Car Journal’s Green Car of a Year. The Accord Hybrid also warranted a TOP SAFETY PICK rating by a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and a 5-star Overall Vehicle Score by a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)2.

For some-more information about KBB.com‘s 10 Best Green Cars of 2015, greatfully revisit http://www.kbb.com/car-reviews-and-news/top-10/best-green-cars-2015/.

Honda Environmental Leadership
Based on a prophesy of “Blue Skies for a Children,” Honda is holding a extensive proceed to shortening a environmental impact of a products, advancing fuel efficiency, low emissions and fun-to-drive opening with new powertrain technologies from a EarthDreams® Technology lineup, that includes some-more fuel-efficient engines and transmissions and modernized electromotive technologies. Honda will offer several next-generation, modernized powertrain vehicles, including an all-new fuel dungeon automobile in 2016, and all-new battery-electric and plug-in hybrid models by 2018. Honda will also enhance a use of a modernized two-motor hybrid systes in a years to come. Together, these vehicles will offer poignant sales volume, enabling Honda to move ultra-low CO travel to consumers in a U.S.

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1 Based on 2015 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison functions only. Actual fuel mileage will change depending on pushing conditions, how a automobile is driven and maintained, lithium-ion battery age/condition, and other factors.

2 Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are partial of NHTSA’s New Car Assessment Program (www.SaferCar.gov). Model tested with customary side airbags (SABs).

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