As per recent news, Honda seems to be gearing up for the launch of all new 2018 Honda Accord Sedan. It has always begun its promotional campaign and as per sources, it seems that the automakers will bid farewell to the old V6. Rather rumors hold that an all-new 2.4 L4 cylinder direct injection DOHC VTEC turbo motor will exist underneath the hood. Details about this new 2018 Honda Accord sedan motor is inconclusive as of now. But as per insider’s opinion, there is a high probability that it could be better as to its market adversaries.
2018 Honda Accord Sedan – Exterior Expectations and Luxurious Interior Design
Moving over to its other upgrades, this new 2018 Honda accord sedan will host an angular design theme. Leather seats, a fresh dash design and a quality dynamics showcases within the cabin. On the technical front, ‘Honda Sensing’ and a plethora of safety specs such as lane-keeping, adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, auto braking etc. will all include.
Exterior wise, this new Honda Accord sedan 2018 model will have remain somewhat similar to its predecessor. A pentagonal grille with large air vents, chrome bar finishing and Honda logo will sit right in the center of the grille gives the model a sportier appearance. Sleek headlights incorporating LED DRLs will extend right into the grille. Its haze lights will more or less mirror the day time lights in terms of styling. Automakers have given a sleeker profile to the exterior making it lower and wider.
2018 Honda Accord Sedan – Powerful Engine and Performance
In exchange of the earlier 3.5-liter V6, this new engine will churn up around 260 hp of output and around 250 lb-ft. torque. That’s not all; the engine hosts really impressive cooling capabilities. Each cylinder consists of slits and piston integrates channels for fast cooling. Regarding this, tipsters feel that this is certainly going to give this new-model longer engine lifespan and better performance.
Tipsters also point out that this new 2.0-liter inline-4 engine is extremely light owing to usage of light weight components. The aim of its automakers was to present users an efficient power-plant which has the best weight-to-torque ratio. Company insiders also state that this is an engine which will mate with a 6 speed manual or variable auto gearbox.
Rumors also state this new Honda Accord Sedan 2018 engine will be impressive in its valve set-up. That will enhance the engine’s responsiveness and ensure more torque on lower RPMs. The EPA expectancy in view of speculators stands at 28 mpg in city and 34 mpg on freeways.
Apart from this this new engine, this new 2018 Accord will also come with a 1.5-liter CR-V motor. Though details are again inconclusive, some tipsters believe it will churn up 163-179 lb-ft. torque and 174-190 hp of output. Some even believe that a turbocharged 4 cylinder engine with the ability of 212 hp of output is a probability. But nothing of this is indicative from the automaker’s side.
2018 Honda Accord Sedan – Price and Release Date
This new 2018 Honda Accord Sedan will likely hit dealerships at the end of 2017 or early part of 2018. Its market rivals include Mazda 6, Chevy Malibu and Kia Optima. Price of this model will be around $40,000.