Honda Automobiles: Honda Accord Hybrid Wins 2014 MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice Award

Posted on 07. Feb, 2014 by in Honda Canada

The EPA-rated 50 mpg1 city Accord Hybrid (http://automobiles.honda.com/accord-hybrid) won a 2014 MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice Award for Best Eco-Friendly vehicle. The endowment honors a 2014 Accord Hybrid for a class-leading multiple of value, trustworthiness and innovation.

Built during a Honda production trickery in Marysville, Ohio2 alongside a gasoline-powered Accord, a indication facilities a new two-motor hybrid complement that seamlessly blends electric-only, hybrid and engine expostulate modes along with absolute regenerative braking to yield manageable and fit opening in a far-reaching operation of pushing situations. The Accord Hybrid also warranted a top reserve ratings from both a IIHS and NHTSA and is versed with a horde of customary facilities including a rearview camera, Bluetooth® connectivity and a Honda-exclusive LaneWatch™ display.

“For a Accord Hybrid a priority was not usually to grasp superb fuel-efficiency though also make it fun-to-drive.” pronounced Michael Accavitti, comparison clamp boss of automobile operations for American Honda. “Being named a Driver’s Choice is explanation that shopping a hybrid doesn’t meant we have to give adult a fun of driving.”

Presented annually given 1983, a MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice Award has been awarded 30 times to Honda vehicles. The leader of dual Emmy awards, MotorWeek is television’s longest using and many reputable automotive series. Produced by Maryland Public Television, MotorWeek front on 89 percent of PBS stations nationwide, and can also be seen on Discovery’s Velocity and a V-me Spanish-language network.

1 Based on 2014 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison functions only. Actual fuel mileage will change depending on pushing conditions, how a car is driven and maintained, lithium-ion battery age/condition, and other factors.

2 Using domestic and globally sourced parts

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