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.
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. 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 Honda Accord Coupe Concept reveals a totally new look for the next-generation Accord, along with key technologies for safety, fuel efficiency and performance, American Honda Motor Co., Inc., announced today at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. The Accord is Honda’s best-selling model in North America and its debut at NAIAS marks the first time that an Accord concept vehicle has ever been shown at a major auto show.
Few months ago we told you how an Accord got Style Doors. Now is time to see this "beauty" in action.
And i keep wondering: where did those guys saw the style in something like this?