One of the favorite mid-sized sedans is almost finished and ready to hit the market. It is a 2017 Honda Accord which will bring many improvements.
Improvements and exterior
Honda cannot stop to surprise us, and this time is bringing the brand new 2017 Honda Accord. With great exterior redesign, spacious interior, responsive handling and excellent fuel economy, new Accord will easily become one of the most popular cars in its segment. It will be a strong competition to its main rivals: Ford Fusion, Hyundai Sonata and Chrysler 2000. When it comes to exterior, it will be mildly refreshed all over the body. We will notice revised headlamps and taillights equipped with LED technology. It will get a bold new grille design as well and new aluminum hood lines. It will look more aggressive but very handsome and elegant at the same time.
2017 Honda Accord design of interior
The interior of 2017 Honda Accord will be revised as well. Automaker has put a lot of effort to make it comfortable, modern and luxurious. The cabin will be made of premium materials such as soft plastics and leather. The cabin will be spacious and it will offer excellent back space as well. An 8-inch touch screen display with new infotainment system will be placed on the center of the dash. New Accord will also offer plenty of modern features. Some of them are: satellite radio, park assist, traction control, dual-zone automatic climate control, a rearview camera, Bluetooth and so on.
Engine and performance
Under the hood of 2017 Honda Accord will be placed a 2.4-liter four cylinder engine with direct injection. This engine will be able to make around 189 horsepower and 148 pound-feet of torque. It will be coupled to a six-speed manual or CVT. It sis also said that it will be available with a V6 engine making around 280 horsepower and mated to a six-speed automatic gearbox.
Release date and expected price
It is not yet confirmed when 2017 Honda Accord will hit the market. Some sources claim that it should be later this year, most likely in the fall. When it comes to pricing, it should be in a range from $27,000 to $35,000 depending on a trim level.