Under the hood of the Accord is a 2.4-liter i-VTEC inline four-cylinder engine. This generates up to 185 horsepower and 181 lb-ft of torque, and it’s mated to your choice between a six-speed manual or a continuously variable transmission. This engine gets up to 27/36/30 MPG city/highway/combined.*
There is also a 3.5-liter i-VTEC V6 engine available on the EX-L V6 and Touring trims. This power plant generates up to 278 horsepower and 252 lb-ft of torque. It’s paired with a six-speed automatic transmission with Sport Mode for added performance. This V6 gets up to 21/33/25 MPG city/highway/combined.
This model comes standard with tons of great options. This includes 16-inch alloy wheels and an aluminum hood to cut unnecessary weight, as well as Remote Entry and LED lighting. Chrome accents add appeal, while projector-beam halogen headlights increase visibility.
Upgrade to the Sport and you get 19-inch wheels and a chrome dual exhaust. LED fog lights and a body-colored deck-lid spoiler add style as well. The EX gets heated side mirrors, while the Touring has LED headlights and rain-sensing wipers.
This amazing style carries over to the interior of this model. You get dual-zone climate control, a fold-down rear seatback design, and illuminated steering-wheel-mounted controls among other things. Naturally, you get other standard features like power locks and windows, map lights, a rear defroster, and more.
A leather-wrapped steering wheel and aluminum pedals come on the Sport trim, and the Sport Special Edition has heated leather-trimmed seats with high-contrast red stitching. The EX gets a moonroof and HomeLink, and the EX-L has leather trim, memory seating, and heated front seats. Finally, the EX-L V6 has heated outboard rear seats as well.
The 2017 Honda Accord Sedan is extremely advanced. Active Noise Cancellation, Bluetooth, and speed-sensitive volume control are all great standard features. You also get an i-MID system with an 8-inch high-resolution screen, as well as a four-speaker 160-watt audio system.
Upgrade to the EX to get Remote Start, Honda LaneWatch, and Smart Entry. Other intelligent options include Apple CarPLay and Android Auto so you can connect your in-vehicle screen to your smartphone. HD Radio and a six-speaker system are also available. The EX-L adds Variable Cylinder Management to optimize fuel economy and performance, while the Touring has a range of driver assist technologies. These include Adaptive Cruise to make highway travel a breeze, as well as Collision Mitigation, Road Departure Warning, Lane Keeping, and more.
Safety is always a priority for Honda models. The Accord Sedan comes with Vehicle Stability Assist and a range of braking technologies (Brake Assist, ABS, and EBD). Tire pressure monitoring keeps you in the loop, while a multi-angle rearview camera helps you maneuver parking lots. Dual-stage airbags, child door locks, and LATCH seating are also standard.
These are just some of the many features that make the new 2017 Honda Accord Sedan so great. This model has it all; it’s sophisticated, sporty, and high tech. Plus, it has great fuel economy to save you money at the pump, as well as a precision-crafted design. Quality materials keep you comfortable, while available premium options wrap you in luxury. Learn to truly love driving in the new Honda Accord Sedan.