Honda Accord has been present in the market since 1976 and still it is one of the best-selling models. It has been ruling the mid-range sedan segment for a long time although it has undergone many changes. To carry forward this legacy, Honda is planning to launch a new model of Accord with a hybrid motor unit, and it will be known as 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid. To add a new charm to this model, Honda might add some new color trim both for the exterior and interior that will intensify the beauty of the Accord. Availability of different types of Accord is the main reason behind its popularity in the market. It’s modified engine is expected to make a good mileage that will be far better than its previous models. Honda didn’t bring a modified version of Accord in 2016, so experts are suggesting that it would appear in a new avatar. Some rumors are circulating in the automobile market that its outer characteristic will be based on concept version that was unveiled by Honda in 2014 Beijing Auto Show. To cope up with the current trend, it will have many similarities with the new TLX.
Exterior and Interior of 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid
The 2017 Accord Hybrid will acquire many improved characteristics in its exterior that includes improved body lines and aerodynamics. Both headlamp and the tail lamp will get LED feature along with daytime running facility. To enhance the beauty of front end, it will have a net like a grill design. Overall measurement will remain same except a large wheel might get added. Apart from these characteristics, most of the amenity list will remain same.
To match up with the current design trend, Honda Accord Hybrid 2017 will mold the interior with luxurious design and state of the art equipment. Seats will get modern leather upholstery with internal heating. Most of the gadgets will remain same although they would be updated to the current version. The 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid will also get a monitoring system with a camera that will help the driver in keeping track of the surrounding.
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid – Engine and Performance
Honda is hiding engine specification of Accord Hybrid although experts are suggesting that it might get a 2.4 liter directly injected four cylinder engine that will be a couple with a hybrid power unit. This engine can produce 190 HP and 181 lb-ft, but it will get boosted with an electric motor. The power will be sent over an eight-speed gearbox that would produce a decent EPA rating that is still unknown.
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid – Price, Availability and
The 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid will hit the market in the first quarter of 2017 although there isn’t any official detail available now. Expect the price to stay within $29,000 to $35,000. The 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid has many rivals in the market, but there is only a few model that give it a tough competition, although Honda is hoping that this new model will outplay them in every possible way. These models are Mazda 6, Chevrolet Malibu, Toyota Camry, and Kia Optima.