Honda Automobiles: All-New 10th Generation Honda Accord Launching This Year with Advanced New Powertrain Lineup

Posted on 09. Jun, 2017 by in Honda Canada

  • Two high-performance, high-efficiency turbocharged engines
  • First-ever 10-speed involuntary delivery for a front-wheel expostulate car
  • Available 6-speed primer delivery for both turbo engines
  • Next-generation Honda two-motor hybrid powertrain technology
  • New, some-more assertive pattern instruction complements powertrain lineup

Honda will launch a many stylish and fun-to-drive Accord ever after this year. The all-new, totally redesigned and reengineered 2018 Honda Accord is a tenth era of America’s best-selling midsize sedan, a array one choice of particular American automobile buyers cumulatively given 20101. A new-from-the-ground-up pattern that comforts a some-more assertive position and suit than any prior Accord complements a lineup of modernized new powertrains.

The 3 absolute and fuel-efficient powertrains in a 2018 Accord will embody twin direct-injected and turbocharged 4-cylinder engines, a new Honda-developed 10-speed involuntary delivery and a sporty 6-speed primer delivery that will be accessible on both turbo engines, as good as a next-generation of Honda’s two-motor hybrid powertrain technology. The new Accord pattern will have a dramatically reduce and wider coming that creates a some-more assertive and jaunty stance. Additional sum on a all-new 2018 Accord design, record and opening will be expelled in a weeks ahead.

“With these 3 modernized new powertrains, a tenth-generation Accord will be a many fun-to-drive, polished and fuel-efficient Accord yet,”said Jeff Conrad, comparison clamp boss and ubiquitous manager of America Honda Motor Co., Inc. “Just as a new Honda Civic injected new appetite into a compress automobile segment, we design this all-new 2018 Accord will make people rethink a midsize sedan.”

The 2018 Accord will underline twin accessible high-torque, high-efficiency turbocharged powerplants, a 1.5-liter direct-injected DOHC Turbo with twin non-static cam timing (dual VTC), corresponding to possibly a Honda invariably non-static involuntary delivery (CVT) or 6-speed primer transmission; and a 2.0-liter direct-injected DOHC Turbo with i-VTEC® valvetrain, interconnected with a 10-speed involuntary delivery – a industry’s initial 10AT for a front-wheel-drive newcomer automobile – or a 6-speed manual. An all-new, even some-more polished Accord Hybrid will be powered by a next-generation of Honda’s innovative two-motor hybrid technology, that singly operates but a use of a required involuntary transmission.

A long-lived best-seller with American automobile buyers, a Accord has been a U.S. sell sales personality in a midsize sedan shred for 4 true years (2013-2016). For a initial 5 months of 2017, formed on sell sales data, Accord is a tip offered midsize sedan in America and a second best-selling newcomer automobile overall, surpassed usually by a new Honda Civic2. Accord also is an rare 31-time target of Car and Driver magazine’s desired 10Best award.

Since a launch in 1976, American automobile buyers have purchased some-more than 13 million Accords. Accord is a initial automobile from a Japanese automaker to be done in America and has been in continual prolongation during Honda’s Marysville, Ohio automobile plant given Nov 1982, with accumulative U.S. prolongation surpassing 11 million units over 35 years of U.S. manufacturing3

The new 2018 Accord’s 1.5-liter and 2.0-liter turbo engines will be constructed during Honda’s Anna, Ohio engine plant. The Accord’s CVT delivery will be done during a company’s Russells Point, Ohio plant, and a new 10-speed involuntary delivery will be constructed in a company’s Tallapoosa, Georgia plant. Honda recently announced a $149 million investment in a Russells Point and Tallapoosa plants to promote prolongation of a new 10AT and a components in America. Additional investments associated to production of a new Accord will be announced closer to a tumble 2017 launch.

About Honda

Honda offers a full line of reliable, fuel-efficient and fun-to-drive vehicles with modernized reserve technologies sole by over 1,000 eccentric U.S. Honda dealers. The Honda lineup includes a Fit, Civic, Accord and Clarity array newcomer cars, along with a HR-V, CR-V and Pilot sport/utility vehicles, a Ridgeline pickup and a Odyssey minivan.
Honda has been producing automobiles in America for 35 years and now operates 19 vital production comforts in North America. In 2016, some-more than 95% of all Honda and Acura vehicles sole in a U.S. were done in North America, regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

1. Based on Urban Science accumulative sell sales information for all automobile models in a attention for 2010-2017CYTD May.
2. Based on Urban Science sell sales information in a Midsize automobile shred for 2013-2017CYTD May.
3. Manufactured in a U.S. regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

 

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