Honda Automobiles: Honda Accord and Civic Type R Voted as ‘2018 AUTOMOBILE All-Stars’

Posted on 11. Mar, 2018 by in Honda Canada

The editors during AUTOMOBILE magazine have comparison a Honda Accord and Civic Type R as “2018 AUTOMOBILE All-Stars” – giving Honda a many models on a list of any brand. AUTOMOBILE editors lauded a 2018 Accord for a no-compromise package, including plenty interior space, flexible pushing dynamics, enchanting powertrain and shining engineering. The 2018 Civic Type R was AUTOMOBILE’s usually unanimous selection, praised for a implausible opening value rivaling distant some-more costly and outlandish sports cars, along with a bland usability.

To be in row for All-Star honors, vehicles contingency be all-new, heavily revised, or newly poignant indication variants on sale in a U.S. within 12 months of All-Stars testing.

“To accept dual All-Star nods in one year speaks to how special we consider Honda’s new offerings have been,” says Mike Floyd, AUTOMOBILE Editor-in-Chief. “The new 10th-generation Accord is a meticulously engineered sedan with soul, generally in Sport trim, and a Civic Type R is arguably a biggest opening automobile for a income accessible today. From family haulers to hauling butt, Honda continues to blow us – and a foe – away.”

Completely redesigned from a ground-up, a all-new Accord comforts a lighter and some-more firm physique structure, an modernized new framework pattern wrapped in a some-more sophisticated, neat and jaunty pattern with tip category interior space and comfort. The drivetrain options embody dual all-new, high-torque VTEC® Turbo engines, a world’s initial 10-speed involuntary delivery for a front-drive automobile and a new era of Honda’s two-motor hybrid technology. The Accord also includes a horde of new safety, driver-assistive and connected-car technologies.

With a rise outlay of 306 horsepower (SAE net) and 295 lb.-ft. of torque (SAE net) from a robust 2.0-liter DOHC direct-injected VTEC Turbo® engine, a Civic Type R is a many absolute Honda ever sole in America. The 2018 Type R is accessible in one entirely versed trim with a short-throw 6-speed primer transmission, singular trip differential, Adaptive Damper System and an inventive dual-axis strut front cessation pattern that probably eliminates torque steer.

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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 some-more than 35 years and now operates 19 vital production comforts in North America. In 2017, scarcely 93% of all Honda and Acura vehicles sole in a U.S. were done in North America, regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

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