The manufacturer has not yet announced the dimensions of new products, but representatives 2018-2019 Honda have hinted that the 2018-2019 Honda Accord sedan year will be smaller and lighter, the new 2018-2019 Honda Accord Coupe 9 generation will keep the size of its predecessor.
Review of the new 2018-2019 Honda Accord
Interior: content, materials and build quality
Presumably, the interior of the change of generations will not change: the dashboard and center console, seats and steering wheel perekochuyut new to the previous generation. So the usual “chips” as keyless entry, climate control, full power accessories (eletrozerkala heated, power driver’s seat, Power steering column), leather upholstery in the new generation of 2018-2019 Honda Accord will.
As a bonus for the 2018-2019 Honda Accord sedan and coupe model year will be available to new electronic assistants and infotainment systems: LDW – Lane Departure Warning system (a marking control), FCW – Forward Collision Warning (system for monitoring road conditions and warnings a possible collision), LaneWatch – tracking blind zones by cameras located on the driver’s and passenger side, Bluetooth, multimedia system with a color 8-inch screen (Multi-Information Display) with the possibility of reading SMS through car speaker system, navigation, hard drive 40 GB, a rearview camera, Internet radio and other chips.
Traditionally, it will be better quality of materials and assembly of interior level, together with a wealth of equipment and the use of electronic systems significantly affect the price of the new Accord – certainly more expensive cars.
Test Drive and specifications
2018-2019 Honda Accord 9th generation uses the previous platform, the suspension is fully independent: MacPherson strut front on, rear multi-link circuit.
Taking into account global trends and targeting different markets specialists 2018-2019 Honda tried to pick up the suspension settings optimum balance of characteristics. As a result, the running test demonstrates comfort, controllability and energy consumption, as a spice able to achieve excellent controllability and energy consumption at the same time, it remains a mystery.
As the systems responsible for security work ABS with EBD, (VSA) stability control, adaptive electric power steering.
For the ninth-generation Accord with the start of sales will be offered two petrol engines:
- The last modernization of four with direct injection 2.4 DOHC i-VTEC (185 bhp) with a 6-step “mechanics”, available package “Sport” allows you to raise the engine power to 189 “horses”. Optionally you can order a new CVT (CVT), the system is equipped with G-Design Shift, which provides quick acceleration and can significantly reduce gasoline consumption in comparison with the 5-speed automatic transmission by more than 10%.
- Buyers wishing engine or notebook will be available advanced six-cylinder engine – 3.5 SOHC i-VTEC (278 hp) with the function off half the cylinders (VCM system). Transmissions of mounted with the “six” – 6 MCP in the database, and for a fee a new machine – the automatic transmission 6-Th stages.
Endemic hybridization and the fight against harmful emissions has not remained aloof from the new 2018-2019 Honda Accord. In the spring of will be a hybrid, will be installed on the car hybrid power plant consisting of a gasoline engine 2.0 i-VTEC 137 hp (Running on the Atkinson cycle), the electric motor of 120 kW and a rechargeable lithium-ion batteries.
As a control for the hybrid transmission CVT is used (E-CVT) Continuously Variable Transmission . The owner of a hybrid Accord 9th generation is free to choose one of three possible installation of algorithms:
- Only gasoline engine thrust,
- mixed mode of motion – running internal combustion engine and an electric motor,
- using only the power of the electric motor.
Full battery charging using only the electric motor (ICE resting) will suffice for a maximum of 24 km, the maximum speed of the hybrid in electric mode is 100 km / h. For complete recovery of stocks of fuel in the electric batteries required 1.5 hours, it can be done from an ordinary home electrical outlet. A full tank of gas and charged at 100% of batteries is enough to overcome the 800 kilometers that.
The price of the 9th generation 2018-2019 Honda Accord has already announced in North America. 2018-2019 Honda Accord sedan model year overseas will cost from 21680 to 33430 US dollars, depending on configuration and set the engine, 2018-2019 Honda Accord Coupe from 23350 to 32250 US “money”. For the price it is necessary to add 790 “bucks” to charge for the presale. Well, the Russians will have to wait until the spring of . Especially brooked it may be advisable to book a car in the United States. Model because the global and the European version does not make sense to wait, it will not be.