2016 Honda Accord Specs and Release Date

A new 2016 Honda Accord will soon appear in its amazing style and redesigned. It will be improved considering its exterior, interior and performance.

Exterior design and improvements of 2016 Honda Accord

One of the best selling mid size sedans worldwide, a 2016 Honda Accord will continue the tradition of being handsome, easy to handle and reliable vehicle. Generally speaking, the exterior won’t differ much from the current model. However, it will suffer some modifications and changes. The whole body will be more rounded with elegant lines. This will improve its aerodynamics and what is more important-fuel consumption. The front end will look very attractive with refreshed mesh grille and elongated headlamps which will be equipped with LED lights. We will notice some chrome details all over the vehicle: on rear view mirrors, rectangular air in takes, around the windows and etc. There will be few new colors offered for the exterior. The wheels will be 16-inch alloys.

2016 Honda Accord side

Interior design and equipment

The interior of 2016 Honda Accord is expected to be in the top of its class. The cabin will be modern, comfortable and equipped with latest technology features. The seats will be covered with leather or quality eco materials. Thanks to Active noise control, the cabin will be quieter than before. All the passengers will have plenty of leg and headroom.  As for tech features, it will be equipped with USB, Bluetooth, an 8-inch touch screen on the center of the dashboard, navigation system, dual zone climate control and many others which will depend on trim.

2016 Honda Accord dashboard

Types of engine and transmission

2016 Honda Accord will have under the hood several engine options. One option is a 2.2-liter four cylinder engine with direct injection. It can produce 185 horsepower and 181 lb-ft of torque. Another option is more powerful. It is a 3.5-liter V6 engine with the output of 278 horsepower and 252 lb-ft of torque. As for the transmission, engines will be mated to CVT. Also, it could get a hybrid engine. It should be able to deliver around 200 horsepower.

2016 Honda Accord rear

Release date and price

According to the latest rumors, 2016 Honda Accord will, most likely, appear on sale sometime in late 2015. Its base price should be around $24,000. However, it will go up to $35,000 which will depend on trim level.

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