Honda launches new ninth generation Accord for North America

Honda has officially presented the first images of the ninth generation of its Honda Accord for sale in North America. In these few images you can see in detail how they will be out the next Accord sedan and Americans coupe. The brand has not said to be available in all countries, although neither has denied.

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There is another popular model, the Honda Brio, specially created for emerging markets of India and Thailand, that the Japanese automaker had presented at the 27th Thailand International Motor Expo. With the five-door hatchback version the new Honda Brio is powered by the 4-cylinder, gasoline engine and available with either a 5-speed manual or a continuously variable transmission. The new Honda Brio will shine with its compact dimensions.

Broadly, similar to the preceding model, Honda Accord ninth generation has a more sculpted body, more voluptuous forms that provide it with a more novel and an aesthetic similar to those of its rivals that it is very American. It have not revealed the interior images, but if a statement claiming a larger space for occupants and luggage for both bodies.

If you have found that is very well equipped for safety with emergency braking, blind spot detection and warning of lane departure. A handy rear camera parking will also be present. As for engines, there are three options available including plug-in hybrid.

Honda launches new ninth generation Accord for North America

The combined hybrid block 2.0-liter petrol four-cylinder associated with an electric motor powered by a battery of 6kWh and a gearbox continuously variable transmission (CVT). The electric range will be between 16 and 24 km with a maximum speed of 100 km / h and fully charge in four hours or hour and a half, depending on whether we use a 120 or 240V.

The other two engines are a 2.4 naturally aspirated gasoline 181 HP and a 3.5-liter V6 delivers more power than today. Both may have six relations manual gearboxes or automatic for the 2.4 and CVT torque converter for the V6.