2016-05-27

Revised Styling, Technology Upgrades For Honda Accord Flagship

Honda Australia continues its bold new product roll-out with the arrival of the refreshed Honda Accord.

2016 Accord V6L  14

Visually, the refreshed Honda Accord, boasts a sophisticated front fascia that gives the car a wider, sleek and bold appearance. Importantly, the Honda Accord now has a clear visual link to the Honda family, sharing the Honda “Solid wing face” grille execution with the all-new Civic.

Customers will welcome the return of the Accord VTi model, which complements the VTi-L and V6L.

The VTi shares its 2.4-litre DOHC i-VTEC engine with the VTi-L, delivering 129 kW at 6,200 rpm and 225 Nm at 4,000 rpm. The 2.4-litre engine has a combined fuel figure of 8.0 L/100km* in the VTi and 8.2 L/100km in the VTi-L.

In the V6L, a premium 3.5-litre V6 develops 206 kW at 6,200 rpm and 339 Nm at 4,900 rpm. 

“The Honda Accord has a very loyal customer base within the Australian market,” said Honda Australia Director, Mr. Stephen Collins. “We're providing buyers with an extensive standard features list at a very competitive entry point. The combination of upgraded styling, improved connectivity and technology features, will appeal to a wide range of prestige sedan customers.”

The newest Accord will feature advanced connectivity, including Honda’s Advanced Display Audio which brings with it Android Auto and Apple Carplay+ functionality across all grades, as well as Bluetooth^ connectivity. The VTi-L and V6L also offer a suite of driver-assistance safety technologies, including the Honda Sensing package.

The VTi starts with at a Manufacturer’s List Price of $32,990* and the premium V6L model is $52,590.

The Honda Accord remains the flagship sedan model in the Honda portfolio and offers Honda’s highest level of advanced technology and quality in the premium mid-size segment.

The refreshed Honda Accord lineup is now arriving in dealerships.