- America’s best-selling automobile gets many radical redesign in a 41-year story
- New 2.0-liter VTEC Turbo® offers a tip torque outlay ever in an Accord
- New 10-speed involuntary and returning 6-speed element a new engine with discerning responses and slick-shifting fun
The all-new 2018 Honda Accord lineup gets even some-more absolute and enchanting with a launch of a Accord 2.0T, powered by a new 2.0-liter VTEC Turbo® engine charity a tip torque outlay ever for Accord. The Accord 2.0T goes on sale on Nov. 20 with a starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)1 of $30,310 (excluding $890 end and handling) for a Accord 2.0T Sport, accessible with possibly a segment-first 10-speed involuntary delivery or a short-throw 6-speed manual.
The some-more absolute Accord 2.0T arrives probably one month after a Oct. 18 launch of a new 2018 Accord 1.5T. Early subsequent year, a span will be assimilated by a Accord Hybrid, featuring a 3rd era of Honda’s innovative two-motor hybrid technology.
Recently named “America’s Best Sedan” by Car and Driver magazine, Accord is on lane for a fifth uninterrupted year as America’s No. 1 midsize car2 and a 10th-generation Accord looks to build on that bequest with a energetic new styling, class-leading interior space, sports-sedan opening and leading-edge technology.
1 MSRP incompatible tax, license, registration, $890 end assign and options. Dealer prices might vary.
2 Based on Urban Science sell sales information for Midsize automobile shred for any year between 2013CY and 2017CYTD September.
The 2018 Accord 2.0T’s VTEC Turbo® direct-injected DOHC inline-4 engine develops 252 rise horsepower (SAE net) and 273 lb.-ft. of torque (SAE net). The Accord 2.0T is accessible in Sport, EX-L, EX-L Navi and Touring trims, and in a many fit guise (EX-L and EX-L Navi) earns EPA fuel economy ratings of adult to 23/34/27 mpg (city/highway/combined)2.
The dramatically reimagined Honda Accord offers business well-developed opening and excellence with a dual new i-VTEC Turbo engines, a some-more rigid, lightweight and firmly hermetic physique and all-new framework design, that was benchmarked opposite luxury-class D-segment competitors during development.
The new 2.0L VTEC Turbo shares a elemental engine pattern with a 306-horsepower engine found in a 2017 Civic Type R. Compared to a Type R engine, a Accord utilizes a smaller, low-inertia turbocharger for softened low-end response.
The all-new Accord comforts a Honda Sensing® apartment of modernized reserve and driver-assistive technologies, including new Traffic Sign Recognition. The 2018 Accord is expected to acquire tip collision-safety ratings – an NCAP 5-star Overall Vehicle Score from a NHTSA and a TOP SAFETY PICK rating from a IIHS.
New customary or accessible comforts on a 2018 Honda Accord 2.0T embody wireless device charging, segment-first automobile Bluetooth® phone pairing with Near Field Communication sensor technology, a 6-inch head-up display, customizable digital driver’s meter, 12-way energy tractable driver’s seat, and a subsequent era of HondaLink® Assist connected-car technology. An accessible new 8-inch Display Audio touchscreen interface with crook graphics and some-more user-friendly comforts including tough buttons for frequently used functions and both volume and tuning/list-scrolling knobs, takes core theatre in Accord’s all-new interior.
2 Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison functions only. Your mileage will change depending on how we expostulate and say your vehicle, pushing conditions and other factors.
2018 Accord 2.0T Trims, MSRP EPA
The Honda Accord is America’s best-selling automobile over a past 41 years5 with accumulative U.S. sales of some-more than 13 million. More than 11 million Accords have been constructed in America.
All 2018 Accords for a U.S. marketplace will be done during Honda’s Marysville, Ohio automobile plant*. Its 3 new engines – 1.5T, 2.0T and a 2.0L Atkinson cycle for a Accord Hybrid – will be constructed during a circuitously Anna, Ohio engine plant*, Honda’s largest engine plant globally. The new 10-speed involuntary delivery in a Accord is done by Honda in Tallapoosa, Georgia*. Honda has hired 300 new associates and invested some-more than $267 million in new prolongation record in a Ohio plants for prolongation of a new Accord and a engines.
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 prolongation 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.
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3 MSRP incompatible tax, license, registration, $890 end assign and options. Dealer prices might vary.
4 Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison functions only. Your mileage will change depending on how we expostulate and say your vehicle, pushing conditions, and other factors.
5 WardsAuto information Jan. 1976 – Dec. 2015 and Autodata Jan. 2016 – Aug. 2017.
* Accord vehicles, engines and 10-speed delivery are done regulating domestic and globally-sourced parts.