Honda Accord 2016 is now officially in Pakistan, and looks like an absolute delight! The Accord looks bolder, sportier, and looks sassy.

The 9th generation Accord is built to set a new benchmark under three new enhancements: ‘Advanced, Fun and Environment.’ Honda Accord 2016 is more elegant and luxurious. It redefines the premium sedans by delivering the feeling of “Ride into the Future” to its customers.

According to the manufacturer, the Accord lets the driver and passengers feel how everything fits around them to give the perfect sense of comfort. Surpassing its predecessor spacious interior and leading in its class. the Accord’s increased rear legroom, front and rear shoulder room give you added comfort for your journeys. Quiet, stylish and luxurious.

Here’s what the Honda Accord 2016 has in store for you:

Exterior

The musky and redefined Honda Accord is equipped with redesigned tail lights, LED fog lights, giving a sophisticated look. The solid build, overall, meets the kind of expectation you would have from Honda, sleek yet bold.

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Interior

The Accord’s interior is one of the best features of the vehicle, it has an interactive 7-in touchscreen display system with audio accompanied with smartphone integration including Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support.

Honda has taken safety features to a new level with features like Adaptive Cruise Control, Forward Collision Warning, Auto High Beam, Parking sensors front and rear, Collision and Road Departure Mitigation systems, Lane Assist and Departure Warning systems, as well as Rear, view multi-angle camera.

Specifications

Accord 2.4 Vti-L
Engine
Engine typeInline 4 cylinder DOHC i-VTEC
Engine capacity2.4 litre – 2356cc
Compression ratio10.1
Bore x Stroke (mm)87 x 99.1
Fuel supply system– Honda Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI)
Fuel type (minimum recommended– Unleaded (RON91)
Drive By Wire throttle (DBW)O
Transmission Type
TypeAutomatic transmission – with paddle shift – 5-Speed with Grade Logic Control
PERFORMANCE AND FUEL ECONOMY
Maximum power (kW @ rpm)129 @ 6200
Maximum torque (Nm @ rpm)225 @ 4000
CHASSIS
Monocoque body construction
Suspension typeMacPherson strut (front) – Multi-link (rear)
Power steering– electric
Stabiliser bars– front and rear
Brakesventilated disc (front) – solid disc (rear)
EXTERIOR
Door handleschrome
Antenna typeglass
Electric sunroofO
Electrically adjustable door mirrors-with LED turn indicators -with reverse tilt-down function (passenger side) -retractable
Exhaust-single
Rear window demisterO
Wipersfront rain-sensing (auto)
EXTERIOR LIGHTS
LED front fog lightsO
HeadlightsLED – coming home/leaving home function – dusk sensing auto on/off headlights – Active Cornering Lights (ACL) – High-beam Support System (HSS)
LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)O
LED rear combination taillightsO
DRIVER AIDS
Cruise controlAdaptive
Eco Assist (speedometer display)O
ECON ModeO
Multi-Information Display (MID)– odometer – trip meter (A/B) – instant/average fuel economy – range – average speed – elapsed time – outside temperature display
Steering wheel-mounted audio, Bluetooth and cruise controlO
COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE
Accessory power outlet (12v)O
Active Noise Control (ANC) and Active Sound Control (ASC)O
Air-conditioning with rear ventilation ducts– dual-zone climate control
Foot-operated park brakeO
Interior lighting– glove box – luggage area light – vanity mirror light (x2)
One-touch up/down power windows– with remote key fob operation (open and close)
Remote keyless entry– with push start button
Steering column adjustment– tilt and telescopic
Sunshades– rear window (electric) – rear side windows (manual)
SEATING
Seat trimleather
Seats (front)fully reclining
Driver’s seat– 8-way power adjustment – lumbar support (2-way power) – 2-position memory system
Passenger seat– 4-way power adjustment
Seats (rear)– fold-down rear seatback – centre fold down armrest-2 cup holders
MULTIMEDIA
Advanced Display Audio with 7″ touchscreen– AM/FM radio
Intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID)– audio display – Bluetooth® phone display – trip computer – clock – customisable wallpaper
CD player, single disc (MP3/WMA compatible)O
360-watt premium audio system– 6 speakers and subwoofer
Speed-sensitive Volume Compensation (SVC)O
HDMI® port and MP4 movie file playO
2x USB portsO
PASSIVE SAFETY
Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) structureO
SRS airbags:– i-SRS dual stage inflation – driver – driver and front passenger – side (with SmartVent on passenger side) (x2) – full-length curtain
Child safety seat anchorages– ISOFIX (x2) – top tether (x3)
Child-proof rear door locksO
Progressive crumple zones– front and rear
Seatbelt pretensioner– driver and front passenger
Seatbelt reminder– 3-point Emergency Locking Retractors (front and rear) – 3-point Automatic Locking Retractors (rear)
Side impact protectionO
PARKING AIDS
Multi-angle reversing camera– i-MID display
Parking sensors– front and rear
DIMENSIONS
Overall length (mm)4930
Overall width (mm)1850
Overall height (mm)1465
Wheelbase (mm)2775
Track (mm)front/rear – 1585/1585
Ground clearanceunladen(mm) – 150
Minimum turning radius at wheel centre (m)5.9
WEIGHTS AND CAPACITIES
Boot capacity (litres in VDA standard)457
Fuel tank capacity (L)65
Tare Mass (kg)1582
Maximum towing capacity (kg)– trailer with brakes/without brakes-1600/500 – tow ball downforce(kg)-60
Seating capacity5
WHEELS AND TYRES
Tyre size235/45 R18 98W
Wheel size18 x 8J
Wheel typeAlloy
Full sized alloy spare wheelO

Color Variants

The Accord is available in five colors:

  • White Orchid Pearl
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Crystal Black Pearl and
  • Brilliant Sporty Blue

 Price

Honda has authorised bookings for the new Accord 2016 to commerce from December 17, 2016. The suggested retail price is Rs 11.25 million with 2-year or 50,000 km warranty.

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