2015 Honda Accord

2015 model year will not bring much news for Honda Accord. Honda started the production of Accord back in 1976, and with its redesign for 2013 model year began the production of its ninth generation, which brought Plug-in and standard Hybrid variants of this model. With changes made for a big debut of last generation, Accord kept its place among the most popular vehicles around the globe.2015 Honda Accord Front

2015 Honda Accord: Trims and Features

With its constant improvements and innovative solutions, Honda decided to make the most of its models. Last year, Honda Accord was pronounced “Green Car of the Year”, which affirmed its quality. For 2015 model year, Honda continues to offer its Accord in both sedan and coupe body styles. Depending on body style you opt for, you will have several body trim options available. Sedan variant is offered in six trims, including LX, Sport, EX, EX-L, EX-L with Navi and Touring, coupe in four, LX-S, EX, EX-L and EX-L with Navi, while Hybrid is available in base and top two, the EX-L and Touring. Wheels are available in different sizes, from 16 to 18 inches. Base level standard equipment includes two-zone auto climate control, full power accessories, cruise control, a rearview camera, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, while its tech features include 8-inch display, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity as well as sound system with four speakers, CD player, an additional audio input, iPod/USB interface and Pandora service.

2015 Honda Accord Interior

2015 Honda Accord: Fuel Economy

Under the hood of 2015 Honda Accord will be available two engine options, one weaker, with teo different outputs, and stronger V6. Smaller, 2.4-liter inline four-cylinder engine is standard on most trims and it offers 185 horsepower and 181 pound-feet of torque. 2015 Honda Accord Sport trim has slightly stronger version of the same engine and this variant has an output of 189 hp and 182 lb-ft of torque. For most trims Accord gets 6-speed manual transmission as standard and CVT as optional. However, Accord with CVT offer better fuel consumption rates. CVT-equipped trims have 27/36/30 mpg city/hwy/combined, with exception of Sport trim which has ratings at 26/34/29 mpg. Mated to a manual 6-speed Accord variants have fuel economy scored at 24/34/28 mpg. Second engine available is a 3.5-liter V6 which comes mated to a 6-speed automatic. V6 power unit is capable to deliver 278 hp and 252 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy is rated at 21/34/26 mpg city/hwy/combined.

2015 Honda Accord: Competition

Toughest rivals for 2015 Honda Accord are Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima as well as Hyundai Sonata. Having in mind fast-growing market, and the fact that every car producers has its competitors in mind while upgrading the vehicle, it’s not a surprise that 2015 model year will probably double the closest competitors, so Honda could face also Mazda’s 6 and Ford’s Mondeo.

2015 Honda Accord Rear

2015 Honda Accord: Release and Price

Official pricing for 2015 Accord is not unveiled yet, but due to low (or none) amount of changes, price will probably remain the same like last year, or will feature an increase up to $ 1,000, if Honda decides to make some last minute changes. Its release is expected this summer or early fall, so by then we will know for sure its pricing. In order to give you info on which you can predict the price of 2015 Accord, the last year prices went from $ 23,625 up to $ 32,400 (coupe) and from $ 21,955 to $ 33,480 (sedan). Hybrid variant has price range from $ 29,155 to $ 34,905.

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