At a closed event demonstrated a new Honda Accord 10

In June 2017 at a special event in the Japanese development center, Honda held a closed presentation sedan Honda Accord 10 generations, the public premiere will take place in the autumn motor show in Frankfurt. The audience was shown carefully camouflaged version Four-door, with representatives of the brand said that the new model Honda Accord 2018 will be the same for all markets. According to preliminary information, a sedan is midway between the European and American model one previous generation. It is expected that Honda Accord 2017-2018 in the new body will be closer to the premium segment, and as a guide not only to the Japanese call Lexus ES, BMW 3 Series and Mercedes C-Class, but also the larger BMW 5 and Mercedes-Benz E . To date it is known that the company abandoned the use of 3.5-liter V6 in favor of a new “turbo” 2.0 liters, which was developed based on the machine hot-hatch Civic Type R. Honda Motor experts say that such a powerful engine of the outgoing “six”, but a little more modest engine “charged” Civic. Thus, its output is in the range from 278 to 320 forces. Combined engine or paired six mechanics, either 10-speed automatic planetary design that debuted earlier in the minivan Odyssey. In addition, the new Accord in 2018 can be ordered with the 1.5-liter turbo engine. Last will replace the 2.4-liter naturally aspirated engine, which is equipped with American sedans of the ninth generation. As he put transmission manual transmission or CVT, and the exact characteristics are not specified yet. Issue turbo engine for the tenth generation model will establish the company in Anna (Ohio), but the 10-speed automatic gearbox decided to produce at the factory in Tallapoosa County, in the state of Georgia. New Honda Accord 2018 will receive and hybrid versions, which departs from the existing power plant i-MMD. The latter consists of a 2.0-liter aspirated and two electric motors, one of which is connected to the internal combustion engine and is used as a generator, and the second is responsible for the rotation of the drive wheels. At the same time as acceleration petrol engine is connected to the wheels directly. sedan production will begin in 2018, so that the start of sales will be in the spring-summer, the exact timing of the machines and the prices are still unknown.

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