Despite the fact that the Russian automotive market, the Accord always comes second after the Civic , in the line of Japanese automaker 2018-2019 Honda, the work does not stop on it. In recent years, the sedan’s popularity grew considerably and continues to grow, especially on the background of the competitors in the class. That is to withstand this competition and continue the positive trend, the updated model was presented in the framework of MMAC-.
She received not only new engines and gearbox, but also acquired a number of interesting features.
Exterior 2018-2019 Honda Accord
When meeting with the appearance of the updated car, you notice its rigor, which leads to the idea of elegance through orderly. Exterior 9 2018-2019 Honda Accord did not perform in the updated-sports style. After restyling it has become even more serious, with no unexpected decisions, and unnecessary details.
That there is only a massive grille and front bumper, which added to the charge on the road. It is harmoniously integrated fog lamps. In the overall picture of solidity has contributed and rear “brother.” Trapezoidal exhaust tips peeking out from under the rear bumper give the car a truly presentable.
The dimensions of the new 2018-2019 Honda Accord
Dimensions correspond to the status of the updated Japanese sedan.
- 4890 mm long, 2775 mm of which falls on the wheelbase;
- width, excluding wing mirrors, was 1850 mm and the height stopped at around 1465 mm.
- height clearance 2018-2019 Honda Accord 9 is 146 mm;
- and the total weight, depending on the chosen configuration, in the range of 1495 to 1640 kg.
The interior of the new Accord
The car’s interior is presented in a rather classic five-seater version. It offers ample space for passengers both rows of seats and the driver.
High build quality and the use of high quality materials and finish with chrome, left a strong sense of elegance and luxury defined.
This representative saloon carefully took the place of the driver. It provides a great overview and comfortable fit due to the possibility of seat adjustment in a wide range of possible settings.
In general, the driver came out very ergonomic. It is necessary to mention the high level of landing back row passenger comfort.
Affordable place finish can easily compete with the German business class, which is markedly higher than the price. When you update a model successful interior has not changed much, except for the cabin appeared LED backlight.
Trunk space is also not changed and the owner can offer 495 liters of useful volume. It is worth mentioning that the new Accord is a competitor to the Ford the Mondeo , the Hyundai the Sonata , the Kia the Optima , which are also updated.
Technical characteristics of the new 2018-2019 Honda Accord
When entering the Russian market, the ninth generation of the sedan boasts only two petrol powertrains:
- 2.4-liter 4-cylinder naturally aspirated engine with multipoint injection and a 16-valve timing DOHC owner can offer 180 hp power. This helps him valves control system i-VTEC.
Obtain 228 Nm of torque is possible already at 4000 r / min. Completed the two PPC engine types – either 6-speed manual transmission or 5-band automatic.
Manual transmission allows the car to accelerate this engine up to maximum 226 km / h, and the first “hundred” is gaining in just 9.3 seconds. Fuel consumption will be 7.9 liters per 100 km in mixed driving mode. Automatic less agile, speed of 100 km / h it can achieve for 10.1 sec., And can maximize Accord disperse up to 210 km / h. Consumption for driving the combined cycle will be 8.2 liters per 100 kilometers.
- The second of the available engine – more powerful 6-cylinder naturally aspirated petrol engine. He and his younger brother, works fine on gasoline AI-92. Volume of 3.5 liters, with a 24-valve timing the SOHC, distributed fuel injection, valve control systems and variable cylinder management, it is a formidable weapon.
The owner is ready to give it 281 hp power at 6200 revolutions / minute and 342 Nm of torque at 4900 rev / min. This engine is only available with 6-band automatic transmission. Together, they disperse the car to a maximum of 230 km / h, and the first 100 km can reach within 7.2 seconds.
Fuel consumption for this engine is naturally higher, it is 9.1 liters in the combined cycle operation. But manufacturers understand all the disadvantages of such a meager choice of powertrain and promise in to change the situation.
New 2018-2019 Honda Accord in the future will change engines
The engine range will be presented in a new variation:
- the youngest in the family will be the engine 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder series of Earth Dreams engine capable of delivering 150 hp power. It will boast an improved system multipoint injection technology and reduce mechanical losses by friction parts;
- The following takes place in the line 2.4-liter DI with direct fuel injection, alloy cylinder block and the system changes the new generation of timing. All these innovations will help to get the power unit has 188 hp
Both of these engines will be available with stepless variator, and that’s a manual transmission will have to forget. It is his life on these vehicles become obsolete.
- the most powerful engine of the new 2018-2019 Honda Accord will have a 3.0-liter 6-cylinder and V-shaped arrangement. Are available in the system it will turn off cylinders under partial load. This is the motor power will be available in 249 hp, which is less than before the upgrade! Equipped with this engine is 6-band automatic.
The new 2018-2019 Honda Accord suspension
2018-2019 Honda Accord 9 is built on a front-wheel drive platform with a fully independent suspension. Japanese engineers have supplied the front part of the car classical suspension with MacPherson struts, and supplemented it with stabilizer bar.
Multi-link rear suspension system is presented, which, like the front, has a stabilizer bar. In both pairs of wheels are installed ventilated disc brakes. The diameter of the front discs is 293 mm and the rear – 282 mm.
Packaging and price of the new 2018-2019 Honda Accord
Model will boast an electromechanical parking brake, and the rack and pinion electric power is supplemented with functions change efforts. Standard equipment 2018-2019 Honda Accord has a list of available systems, such as: ABS, EBD, BAS, VSA (exchange rate stability), ASR (Traction Control), HSA (assistance at the start of the hill). Well, probably the most interesting aspect of the issue – price.
On the Russian market, the ninth-generation Accord will be available in four trim levels: «Elegance», «Sport» , «Exeutive», «Premium». In the basic version, you can count on 16-inch alloy wheels, halogen optics omyvaetlyami, highlighting the door zone, LED running lights, fog lights, central locking, Immobilizer, 8 airbags, cruise control, 2-zone climate control, electric windows all doors, electric and heated door mirrors, leather steering wheel and shift lever, rain and light sensors, heated seats front row, cloth interior.
To the basic version will come standard multimedia system with 6 speakers and function of active noise cancellation. This Russian motorists will be able to get over 1,149,000 rubles. It is with this level of basic version starts. As said the Japanese producers, the entire line of complete sets of model will keep the old prices and standard equipment, even a little cheaper. Purchase a new 2018-2019 Honda Accord from an authorized dealer in Russia will be in early .