The 2017 Accord Sedan and Coupe hit showrooms this week with a new Sport Special Edition, ready to continue Accord’s three-year streak as the most popular car in the U.S.A. with individual retail car buyers. Retaining many of the popular enhancements introduced last year, the 2017 Accord will be available starting 27 June 27 at base price of $22,3551.
The 2017 Accord Sedan and Coupe are available in a variety of trims, with 4-cylinder and V6 powertrains, 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmissions, and a continuously variable transmission. For 2017 Honda is introducing the Accord Sport Special Edition sedan with premium features consisting of leather seats with red stitching, heated seats and “Special Edition” badge. The significantly refreshed 2017 Accord Hybrid, featuring a new version of Honda’s two-motor hybrid powertrain technology with both class-leading power and fuel economy ratings, rounds out the 2017 Accord lineup.
The Accord received significant upgrades for the 2016 model year, including dynamic new styling, a more rigid body, upgraded chassis and upsized wheels and tires on select models. The 2017 Accord carries over the expanded LED exterior lighting and premium features and technologies of the 2016 model, including the available 7-inch Display Audio touchscreen offered with CarPlay and Android Auto, HD Radio, heated rear seats, and front and rear parking sensors. The Accord also can be equipped with Honda Sensing, among the most comprehensive suites of advanced safety and driver-assistive technologies in its class.
The 2017 Accord Sedan and Coupe, with Honda’s next-generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) body structure, has received the highest available crash safety ratings, including the a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and Honda is targeting a top rating of TOP SAFETY PICK+ from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), when equipped with the Honda Sensing technology.