The Honda Accord has been consistently praised for its brilliance for three decades. The excellent sedan has defined its class and has won many accolades for its simply superior quality. Then the all new 2018 Honda Accord came and won over its fans all over again. The Accord was so much loved that people even became anxious at the arrival of the al new avatar, in the fear of losing something cherished in the car. However, the Japanese auto major has handled things well and ensured that the Accord reinforces its position as one of the best mid-sized family sedans available in the world.
Honda has shortened the 2018 Accord’s lineup, with the coupe variant being axed. There is a range of three new engines along with three transmission options including the retained much loved manual transmission. However, the most striking and praiseworthy change is the bold new exterior styling, which has truly made the long loved Honda Accord an all-new car. The new avatar has also bolstered its leading position in its highly competitive segment. Honda has also endowed great new updates on the inside of the premium sedan which includes a new infotainment system and a bevy of safety features offered as standard. While improving and evolving a lot, the new generation Honda Accord has kept all the essential qualities intact such as amazing handling, a spacious and comfortable interior and reasonable price range. With everything great, the new Accord doesn’t seem overdone in any way, and manages to keep things simple even though oozing sophistication along with bold visual appeal.
When the new changes on the sedan are considered, then mentioned above, the 2018 is an all-new car and comes with almost everything new. It flaunts a new design language, all new powertrains, brand new infotainment system is brand new, and many new added features along with an array of great new safety technology which are offered as standard fitments.
There are two turbocharged 4-cylinder units which power the conventionally powered Accord variants and replace the naturally aspirated 4-cylinder mill and a much loved V-6 mill. A hybrid model will also be joining the sedan’s lineup early next year, expanding the new Accord’s lineup.
Honda has chosen not to break the dreams of the driving enthusiasts by retaining the much appreciated 6-speed manual transmission that is being offered with two of the three engines on the new Accord. The Accord Sport trim has everything to make a driving enthusiast happy with an engaging drive. It comes in the Sport 2.0T and Sport 1.5T models to suite your budget. There’s a CVT on the 1.5T variant, while the 2.0T boasts of the new 10-speed automatic transmission.
The fantastic 2018 Honda Accord Sport 2.0T’s standard features list includes 12-way power driver’s seat, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Blind-spot monitor, rear cross-traffic alert, 19-inch wheels and more.
In few words, the all new Honda Accord offers everything that were expected to change and much more, while it retains what was already best in it. With the new Accord, Honda has simply redefined excellence and charmed all the fine sedan lovers.