Honda Automobiles: Honda Expands Accord Lineup this Fall with 2014 Accord Hybrid Featuring Class-Leading MPG Ratings and Exclusive Styling

Posted on 20. Jun, 2013 by in Honda Canada

  • Class-leading 49 mpg EPA city fuel economy rating1 anticipated
  • Accord Hybrid shares Accord Sedan’s worldly pattern highlighted with disdainful hybrid styling accents
  • Honda’s initial hybrid to be assembled2 in Marysville, Ohio
  • Accord Hybrid to go on-sale national in Oct 2013

The initial central photos of a U.S. chronicle of a all-new 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid set to strike dealerships national this Oct are now accessible on a Honda consumer site. The Accord Hybrid facilities a same worldly styling found on a Accord Sedan and singular hybrid badging and blue-accented grille and light lenses, LED daytime regulating lights, a singular circle pattern and a decklid spoiler.

The 2014 Accord Hybrid will use Honda’s new two-motor hybrid powertrain, most of that is common with a Accord Plug-In that went on sale in January. The two-motor SPORT HYBRID Intelligent Multi Mode Drive powertrain in a Accord Hybrid allows a car to pierce by 3 opposite pushing modes – EV Drive, Hybrid Drive and Engine Drive – to optimize fuel efficiency.

In ‘EV Drive’, a Accord Hybrid uses a lithium-ion battery to run in electric-only mode during reduce speeds and in middle to high speed cruising, ‘Engine Drive’ sends a engine appetite directly to a front wheels. In ‘Hybrid Drive,’ a absolute 124-kilowatt (kW) electric engine and a all-new 2.0-liter DOHC i-VTEC Atkinson-cycle 4-cylinder engine mix together for absolute acceleration while permitting for fit pushing in  stop-and-go trade situations. The Accord Hybrid is approaching to obtain a class-leading mid-size sedan EPA fuel economy1 rating of 49/45/47 mpg (city/highway/combined).

Inside, a Accord Hybrid’s well-appointed and discerning blueprint provides a motorist with present fuel economy and appetite upsurge information for fit pushing performance. Along with innovative new facilities such as Honda’s LaneWatch™ blind-spot display, an industry-first that debuted on a Accord final fall, other accessible facilities on a 2014 Accord Hybrid embody Lane Departure Warning (LDW) and Forward Collision Warning (FCW), an 8-inch tone i-MID display, seperated leather-trimmed seating surfaces, cloud-based HondaLink™ featuring Aha™ compatibility, seven-speaker audio complement with Bluetooth® streaming audio, Pandora® interface and XM® Radio, and a multi-angle rearview camera with guidelines.

The 2014 Accord Hybrid facilities a same next-generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) physique structure as a 2013 Accord, along with Honda’s new SmartVent™ front-side airbags. Like a 2013 Accord, a 2014 Accord Hybrid is approaching to acquire tip reserve ratings including an NCAP 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score and a TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating from a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

The 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid will be a initial Honda hybrid car fabricated in Ohio and a second built in a U.S. The Accord Hybrid joins a different Accord lineup, that includes a four-cylinder and V-6 powered Accord Sedan, sporty Accord Coupe and a modernized Accord Plug-In, that has a top EPA MPGe rating of any mid-size hybrid sedan in America during 115 MPGe.

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1 Preliminary mileage ratings dynamic by Honda. Final EPA mileage ratings not accessible during a time of printing. Use for comparison functions only. Your tangible mileage will change depending on how we expostulate and say your vehicle.

2 Honda cars are built regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

 

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