The Accord was the segment leader since its launch in 2001. Sales have taken a hit because of lack of a diesel engine and Honda only offers a 2.4-litre iVETC and a 3.5-litre V6 iVETC. Its biggest competitors are the Volkswagen Passat, Skoda Superb, Toyota Camry, Hyundai Sonata. In 2011 Honda gave the Accord a facelift.
Honda will be presenting the world debut of an exciting Accord Tourer Concept at the forthcoming 2007 Frankfurt motor show. A press conference will be held on the Honda stand in Hall 5 on the first Press Day, 11th September, between 13.15 and 13.45.
The Accord Tourer Concept will give a strong indication of the design direction of the all-new generation Accord Tourer set to debut in mid-2008 and its wider, lower look signals a more sporty, more emotional styling approach. This will be (...) > Full story
The Honda Accord was first Japanese-nameplate car assembled in the United States and calendar year 2007 represents the 25th anniversary of its manufacture here.
The all-new 2008 Honda Accord moves the world of mainstream transportation in a refined, dynamic and sophisticated direction with an expanded range of innovative technologies designed for more power, greater efficiency and enhanced safety across the entire lineup of sedans and coupes.
Completely redesigned for 2008 with (...) > Full story
AutoSpies has the first totally uncovered photos of the 2008 Honda Accord. So, is this the official 2008 Accord? The 2008 Accord will have as a main competitor the Nissan Altima, Mazda 6 and Ford Mondeo. Prices are expected to start at $21,000.
The 2008 Accord will be powered by a 2.2-liter turbodiesel V4 engine. Also a more powerful and lower-emissions V6 engine will provide higher fuel efficiency with the incorporation of Honda’s next-generation Variable Cylinder Management (VCM) (...) > Full story
Though Fox News may not seem to be the spot that the automotive enthusiast goes for the latest information about cars, it did come up with a common-sense approach to car buying in its current news.
Seems that the newly-elected mayor of Kansas City, Missouri has accepted a free Honda – provided gratis by a local dealer. This turns out to be legal under state law. Nonetheless the nattering nabobs of negativism are criticizing his honor for taking the car.
To which the mayor has an (...) > Full story
Honda will add starting September two new models to its Accord line-up. Sales of the Accord are on the increase in 2007, with fleet sales already up by 68 per cent – and the car continues to win industry awards for its refinement, handling and practicality.
We previously reported that Honda will drop the Accord Hybrid. But this does not mean that you will have to pay millions for gas if you want to own an Accord. Honda will replace the non-successful Accord V6 hybrid with an ultra-clean range of diesel engines that could be capable of over 60mpg. The company claims this diesel engine will be as clean as a petrol engine.
The new clean diesel engine is based on the current 2.2 i-CTDi. Honda previously presented at the technology convention in (...) > Full story
Honda has announced that they will not launch a hybrid version of the new generation of Accord sedan when it will go on sale in the second half of the year. Insteed, the company will promote a new range of petrol-electric hybrid versions of the new Civic and another subcompact model wich currently is in development.
The Accord will feature a new clean-diesel powertrain that’s scheduled for introduction by 2009.
Honda also reported that they are working on an affordable, high-volume model (...) > Full story
Spy photographers caught the 2008 Honda Accord on testing down the streets in Santa Monica, California. The 2008 Accord will have as a main competitor the Nissan Altima, Mazda 6 and Ford Mondeo. Prices are expected to start at $21,000.
The 2008 Accord will be powered by a 2.2-liter turbodiesel V4 engine. Also a more powerful and lower-emissions V6 engine will provide higher fuel efficiency with the incorporation of Honda’s next-generation Variable Cylinder Management (VCM) technology. The (...) > Full story
At Detroit Auto Show, Honda unveiled the Accord Coupe Concept that revealed styling cues to be used by the new 2008 Accord, which goes on sale in America in the fall.The car will debut in both sedan and coupe versions. Prices are expected to start at $21,000.
The design of the 2008 Accord will be inspired by the new Civic design philosophy, with a wide stance, large wheels, and clean, flowing styling. The car is said to be larger overall than the current model and will include a new coupe. (...) > Full story
Own a Honda Accord in China? Got some bad news for you... Honda of China has announce that approximately 528, 406 Accords will be recalled due to faulty fuel pumps and power steering lines. Which models are affected by this?
Honda Accord models produced from :
January 7, 2003 and December 21, 2006
Additionally there will also be a recall on Honda Oddyseys produced between:
February 22, 2005 and Valentine’s Day this year for faulty bolts on the car power steering.
Lastly Fits and (...) > Full story