It should be applauded for its tenacity. Everything he writes should probably come with a trigger warning. A stick is available on the four-cylinder model, too, but you give up 93 horsepower. But either way, it's closing time. A single cinder block destroyed the hood and one headlight and it was covered in an inch or more of dust and dirt, but other than that it was fine! Dealers set their own prices. Dual stage multiple threshold front airbags, front side airbags and side curtain airbags are standard as are active head restraints and a brake assist function. I got a very good deal on my trade-in and made the purchase.
He walked me around the car showing and explaining the features before the test drive. The Accord comes in several configurations. At best, it's a North American muscle car. All exterior and interior images and specifications contained on this website are based on latest product information available at the time of posting and may vary slightly from actual product. She wanted something safer, classier and less likely to burst into flames and the Legend fit the bill perfectly. That is a muscle car. If you're especially fond of the Accord's outgoing naturally aspirated engines, you can still get them in , though without a manual transmission.
I spent part of my youth in the back seat of a 403-powered Cutlass Supreme that was pretty much the same way. Honda, along with much of the automotive industry, is experiencing surging as consumer appetites for versatile, high-riding models shows no sign of weakening. I consider this the high-water mark of the entire Accord run, although LaneWatch comes damn close. The Challenger Hellcat might be all-American in conception, design, and even engineering, but the engine comes from Mexico and the assembly is done in Ontario. Even better are the transmission options. We drove from over an hour away to take a look and test drive. It includes Lane Departure warning, Lane Keeping Assist that can actively steer the Accord back into the lane, Adaptive Cruise Control that helps keep a set distance from the vehicle in front, Forward Collision warning that notifies the driver of an impending collision and can even apply the brakes automatically.
I found 42 in all, and at least half of them were Carbon Bronze with Tan interior. A brand new infotainment system debuts in the Accord with a more user-friendly interface on an eight-inch touchscreen. Our primary problem is that Pipes does not trust their customers because they will deal in cash or debit cards only; no personal checks are accepted for items that cost several thousand dollars. I never even knew this existed. That was the car that started my love affair with the Legend. Not a company I would do business with or recommend to anyone else.
Never had a problem with the gear box. It includes Lane Departure warning, Lane Keeping Assist that can actively steer the Accord back into the lane, Adaptive Cruise Control that helps keep a set distance from the vehicle in front, Forward Collision warning that notifies the driver of an impending collision and can even apply the brakes automatically. Vehicle was clean and ready to go, Kyle even brought the Terrain to the front. The Manual is simple — we show men how to live a life that is more engaged. The vehicle has 178,000 miles and has given me no major issues during my time owning it.
Nobody can ever believe that it's going to drop them from a light the way it does. Exiting stage right with the coupe will also be V6-powered Accords. Historically, vehicle manufacturers and distributors have charged a separate fee for processing, handling and delivering vehicles to dealerships. The basic engine is a 2. If you want to experience the last American muscle car on your own terms, now's the time to start shopping. Let's get the easy stuff out of the way.
Much of the interior is disturbingly cheap and fragile; I believe the same thing was true of every Plymouth Road Runner that ever left the line. You can even get a six-speed manual transmission in the V6 Accord Coupe. Maybe even another Accord Coupe. Leave a Reply Your email address will not be published. A safety systems package known as Honda Sensing is optional on every trim. All information applies only to vehicles sold in the U. There will be another Accord, starting next year.
Born in Brooklyn but banished to Ohio, Jack Baruth has won races on four different kinds of bicycles and in seven different kinds of cars. Use for comparison purposes only. The Accord is a solid value, even in its humblest configuration. We should learn more about the car in the coming weeks. The swoopy styling provides a good compromise between good looks and a useful interior. The Manual may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. I'm selling my 2006 Honda Accord Coupe.
Please consult your selected dealer. Recently moved out of town and no longer need the vehicle. Safety starts with the latest electronic stability and traction control systems, which all come standard along with anti-lock brakes. Prime competitors for the Accord include the Toyota Camry and the Nissan Altima. In addition to body-color exterior trim and polished alloys, it also included Bose audio and a power moonroof.
That'll be a sad day, if it ever comes. You can say that it's a dawn of a new turbo-powered era of efficiency, or you can say that it's 1968 all over again. It's not exactly a stellar handler, although around most road courses it can dispatch Miatas and the like just on the strength of the motor—that is, until the brakes utterly vanish, which usually occurs around Lap Five. Great seats, carries 5, big trunk, and a smooth and precise shifter, solid stereo skipped nav. Not since the woodgrain Contac paper lining our kitchen shelves in the 70s has anything looked less like actual wood… Carbon Bronze and Black was a much better choice, but was only available in 2007. The 2018 Accord also features a more spacious cabin with higher quality materials. To keep its midsize sedan relevant, Honda decided to double down on the Accord variants with the most appeal.