2018 AUTOMOBILE All-Star
The 10th-generation Accord has been named an AUTOMOBILE All-Star for its no-compromise package, including ample interior space, engaging powertrain, agile driving dynamics and brilliant engineering.AUTOMOBILE
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The legendary Accord gets redesigned inside and out, featuring sophisticated materials, next-level intelligence and Hybrid model updates–once again shaking up the perception of midsize sedans.
When the first Accord hit American shores 40 years ago, it defined a new kind of car. Since then, it’s won 30 Car and Driver's 10Best and now sells at a rate of about one every two minutes.
On March 20, the 10-millionth Honda Accord was built. Honda also released a two-motor hybrid powertrain that achieved 195 peak, concurrent horsepower and received a 50 mpg EPA city rating.
This year saw two important safety advances: Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ ACE™ body structure and Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA™).
The Accord Hybrid emphasized performance with the Honda IMA (Integrated Motor Assist). It got better mileage than its 4-cylinder counterpart and still hit 0–60 in 6.7 seconds.
In 1998, the Accord became the first automobile to meet California’s Ultra-Low Emission Vehicle standards, ushering in a new class of efficient, midsize cars.
The fifth-generation Accord included world-class safety features, low emissions and improved environmental considerations. A year later, it got its first V6.
This year, Accord became the first vehicle from a non-US-based automaker to earn the title of America’s best-selling automobile.
The ‘88 Accord Coupe was built exclusively at the Ohio plant, making it one of the first domestically-assembled Japanese nameplate vehicles exported to Japan.*
In 1982, Honda produced the Accord at an all-new plant in Ohio making us the first Japanese automaker to build cars in America using domestic and globally-sourced parts.
Our first Accord was a hatchback that shocked the industry with its features, refinement and high sales. This was followed by a sedan model in 1979.
2018 Best Resale Value
Offering the latest in driver safety features, audio and connectivity technology and styling–as well as superior quality, reliability and value–the Accord has been awarded Best Resale Value in the Midsize Car category by Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com.Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com
2018 North American Car of the Year
The Accord has been named 2018 North American Car of the Year. Packed with a host of advanced technologies, a spacious and premium interior, turbocharged engine and Honda Sensing® standard, it’s the most impressive Honda yet.North American Car of the Year