For 2018 Honda supplied us with the typical wide range of trims typically offered in past Accord generations although initially only one engine was available. Fast forward, now you can choose from either the 1.5-liter turbocharged four cylinder or a bigger 2.0-liter four cylinder engine, the latter offered in higher trims like the Sport, EX-L and Touring. Sport lives up to its name with two transmission options: an automatic transmission or six-speed manual available on both engines. Owners looking for more in terms of power, range and even the latest in Honda tech can opt for a 2.0L L4 with 2-Motor Hybrid System mated to an E-CVT transmission, a $1530 option on LX, EX, EX-L and Touring models.
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Exterior options are plenty, enough to likely tell yours apart from another in a parking lot especially with the slow sales currently. Slow sales resulting in changes to production could mean some slight reconfiguration of the options below among other changes if they do happen in future model years. Right now we get to choose from over 10 colors, 6 wheels and a small selection of optional accessories to improve aesthetics. Among the fundamental parts of its design regardless of trim you can find strong character lines, LED Low-Beam Headlights, LED fog lights, Active Grille Shutters, Air Curtains, muscular design cues, and a fastback style rear that greatly contributes to the Accords sporty edge.
A Strong Stance
The bold exterior is the result of thoughtful engineering, expressed through strong character lines, LED Low-Beam Headlights with Auto-On/Off and LED Fog Lights.
LED Headlights with Auto-On/Off standard on Touring. LED Fog Lights standard on Sport. EX. EX-L and Touring.
The front-end is as innovative as it is distinctive, with Active Grille Shutters and Air Curtains that help improve aerodynamics and efficiency.
Active Grille Shutters standard on EX and EX-L and Hybrid.
A Side of Sophistication
With a muscular, fastback-inspired design, the 2018 Accord offers passengers head-turning style with ample space.
The performance-inspired exterior holds a wide stance with strong lines that span the length of the car for a constant look of forward motion.
A Lasting Impression
The LED Taillights complement the refined design, while integrated Chrome Exhaust Finishers accent the dual-outlet exhaust for a true sport look. Chrome Exhaust Finishers standard on Sport Touring and 2.0T models.
- Platinum White Pearl
- White Orchid Pearl
- Lunar Silver Metallic
- Modern Steel Metallic
- Crystal Black Pearl
- Obsidian Blue Pearl
- Still Night Pearl
- San Marino Red
- Radiant Red Metallic
- Champagne Frost Pearl
- Kona Coffee Metallic
17-inch Alloy Wheel (LX)
The standard 17-inch Alloy Wheels on the LX provide a clean modern design that adds to the solid stance of the Accord.
17-inch Alloy Wheel (Hybrid)
The 17-inch Alloy Wheels on Hybrid models offer a fresh look to prove excitement and efficiency can coexist in perfect balance.
17-inch Alloy Wheel (EX, EX-L)
EX and EX-L models come standard with a 17-inch Alloy Wheel that effortlessly combines fluid dynamics with mechanical design.
19-inch Alloy Wheel (SPORT)
The 19-inch Alloy Wheels for Sport have a machine-finished face with gloss black inserts resulting in an aggressive twisted five-spoke design.
19-inch Alloy Wheel (TOURING)
The available 19-inch Alloy Wheels create a strong aesthetic statement and keep you grounded with a bold stance on the road.
19-inch Black Alloy Wheel
These 19-inch Black Alloy Wheels are the perfect accessory for those looking to add a custom touch and a lot more attitude to their new Accord.
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The Decklid Spoiler complements the redesigned exterior while the contrast of the added gloss black lip hints at the performance of Accord.
Give your Accord a personalized, subtle and stylish trim with the Rear Trim accessory.
The Front Grille accessory, available in Black Chrome for an aggressive and sporty edge or Chrome Finish for an upscale addition to your Accord.
Front Fender Emblem
Add a sport-inspired design detail to your new Accord with the Front Fender Emblem.
Puddle Lights illuminate the ground beneath the doors to help you avoid surprises when exiting your Accord.
On the inside Honda focused on creating a practical interior although from face value that seems to be lacking with the fastback style rear. Thankfully its said to have impressive rear headroom and legroom which complement its ergonomic yet high quality design. Further improving on rear passenger comfort are rear outboard heated seats that come standard on the Touring model. EX, EX-L and Touring get standard heated front seats. Other areas the interior stands out with how quiet it can be with Active Noise Cancellation for an impressively quiet cabin. A 7-inch infotainment system in the Hybrid model allows for customization helping to tailor the system to your needs.
Ergonomic design meets soft-touch, high-quality trim—including a Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel—to create a cabin unlike any other. Standard on Sport EX-Land Touring.
Customize Your Drive
A full-color 7-inch Driver Interface in the Accord Hybrid offers a customizable digital in-dash display, simplifying access to the info you need.
The Lap of Luxury
Plush Leather-Trimmed Seating features elegant stitching and top-notch craftsmanship that help make every drive more comfortable and enjoyable. Standard on EX-L and Touring.
The concert-hall-inspired cabin allows for an uninterrupted view while Active Noise Cancellation that contributes to an incredibly quiet interior.
A Comfortable Experience
Accord delivers style and space for driver and passengers alike with an impressive amount of rear headroom and legroom.
Heated & Ventilated Seating
Front and rear outboard seats are heated for an extra level of warmth when needed. For hot days, the front seats are ventilated as well. Heated Front Seats standard on Sport 2.0T. EX, EX-L and Touring. Ventilated Front Seats and Heated Rear Outboard Seats standard on Touring.
With available 12-way power-adjustability and two savable positions, no other car in its class offers more ways to adjust your seat with ease*. 12-Way Power-Adjustable Driver Seat standard on Soon. EX. EX-L and Touring. Two-Position Memory function standard on EX-L and Touring.
Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control helps keep temperatures ideal for you and your passengers. Color-
changing backlit knobs add sophistication.
EV Mode on Hybrid models gives you the ability to operate exclusively on the batteries and electric motor in
EV Mode standard on Hybrid models. 10-Speed Automatic Tranamission standard on 2.0T model:a.
At the Center
The versatile center console storage compartment provides a secure space for your belongings while
maintaining a clean aesthetic.
Room for the Road
The generous, class-leading trunk space gives you plenty of room for gear, groceries or whatever you need to
fill your life for the road ahead.*
60/40 Split Fold-Down Rear Seats offer the versatility needed to accommodate both the expected and
unexpected demands of everyday.*
Standard on Sport, EX, EX-L and Touring.
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Wet boots. Muddy shoes. Dog hair. No problem. All-Season Floor Mats act as a protective layer between
nature and your original carpets.
Illuminated Door Sill
Blue LED lights on the door sill illuminate when the door is open for a finishing touch that's subtle, tasteful and upscale
The Trunk Drawer offers an ingenious solution that keeps small belongings accessible and helps prevent items
from sliding around.
The Cargo Hook, located in the spacious trunk, conveniently hold bags upright by their handles.
Features That Come Out On Top
It can be said poor sales of the all-new Accord since launch reveal the Accord is lacking something but its hard to ignore certain things that stand out regardless. What sets this Accord apart from all that come before it are its three advanced powertrains that target a wide range of consumers, driver-assistive technology that comes standard to improve safety, sporty transmission components and controls, adaptive dampers for suspension that feels more up segment and a host of connective and convenience technology that hints to Acura. Simply put, the all-new Accord is well equipped.
Accord offers three advanced powertrains, including 1.5L and 2.0L turbocharged engines, and a next
generation two-motor hybrid system.
Agility & Control
Accord delivers safety and driver-assistive technology standard with a seriously fun, refined and fuel-efficient
Control the Thrill
Add to the thrill with available Paddle Shifters, a standard 6-Speed Manual on Sport models or Deceleration
Selectors on Hybrid models.
Paddle Shifters standard on Sport and 2.0T modela. Deceleration Selectors standard on Hybrid models.
Smooth & Confident
An Adaptive Damper System actively controls suspension action, while Wheel Resonators help minimize road
noise for a refined driving experience.
Standard on Touring.
Leave the key fob in your pocket with Smart Entry and Push Button Start. Walk Away Auto Lock® saves you a
step once you've arrived.
Smart Entry and Walk Away Auto Locks standard on Sport 2.0T, EX, EX-L and Touring.
Energy Management System Display
The high resolution, touch-screen Energy Management System Display in the Accord Hybrid shows real-time
energy flow between the engine and electric motor.
he Head-Up Display shows important information such as speed, turn-by-turn directions and incoming calls,
all in the driver's line of sight.
Standard on Touring.
The Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™* features maps with 3D renderings and provides lane
guidance and live search functionality.*
The Multi-Angle Rearview Camera shows more of what's behind you. An available Cross Traffic Monitor alerts
you to vehicles on either side.
Cross Traffic Monitor standard on Sport 2.0T, EX, EX-L and Touring.
Blind Spot Information
With sensors in the rear bumper and warning icons in both side mirrors to alert you when vehicles are
detected, change lanes with added confidence.
Standard on Sport 2.0T, EX. EX-L and Touring.
Auto High-Beam Headlights
Standard Auto High-Beam Headlights automatically dim when other vehicles are detected, and the LED Low-
Beam Headlights with Auto-On/Off further light the road ahead.
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Premium Audio System
An available 8-inch Display Audio Touch-Screen and 10-Speaker Premium Audio System help make every
moment a beauty for the senses.
Display Audio Touch-Screen standard on Sport EX, EX-L and Touring. Premium Audio System standard on EX-L and Touring.
Apple CarPlayTM Integration
Apple CarPlayTM* lets you focus on the road while accessing the music library, directions and audible text
messages on your linked iPhone8 through the audio display in the Accord.
Standard on Sport. EX EX-L and Touring.
Android Auto™ Integration
Android Auto™ connects the Accord with your compatible Android™ phone for destinations, appointments
and even the weather*
Standard on Sport, EX EX-L and Touring
No more need for adapters and cords. The Wireless Phone Charger provides a hassle-free charging zone that's
easy to use with compatible phones*.
Standard on Touring.
Stay connected with the HondaLink app and turn on your engine with Remote Start, lock or unlock your doors
and more, all from your smartphone*. See package details here
Standard on Sport, EX EX-L and Touring.
Enjoy wireless streaming capabilities, including audio system updates by turning your Accord into a mobile
hotspot with an available data plan from AT&T.
Standard on Touring.