2017 Honda Accord Hybrid
One of the cars that is coming in 2017 year in Honda lineup as hybrid model is Accord sedan. This is one of the most famous cars in the company, one of the synonyms for it, and special treatment is on it, and so it is with special versions, such as 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid. With styling very similar, probably close to same as base sedan, it is going to be attractive from outside. Interior is comfortable and equipped with a lot of infotainment features. What makes it special is a drivetrain. Standard petrol unit is being paired with electric motor to give better fuel economy, which is one of the highlights of upcoming sedan.
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid drivetrain
Power for 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid is coming from strong combination of gasoline and electric units. As base power source, 2.4-l 4-cylinder gasoline engine is installed in new Accord. This powertrain is boosted with direct injection, and such, can produce 190 hp. Mated to a battery pack, it offers similar performance, but mileage is greatly improved. Some reports are saying it goes up to 47 mpg combined. Transmission used for this sedan is 8-speed DCT box, and it could be paired with some other drivetrain, such as V6 unit.
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid release date
Accord sedan is on the way, and it is a matter of time when it will be presented to audience. However, market appearance won’t happen before next year. When we talk about 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid, we know that employments in Japanese company are working hard to make this project better. There could be many improvements to base vehicle, especially inside the cabin, since features must be suitable to Hybrid sedan. With all work to be done, do not expect it to appear before mid-2017, but we could see it presented few months before.
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid price
New Accord sedan, in standard petrol version is going to cost close to current vehicle. On the other side, 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid is more expensive due to modified powertrain and specific equipment in the cabin, so expectations are that this model is going to be priced between $30,000 and $35,000.