The Honda Accord has been a favorite of sedan lovers for years, and with a full redesign the Accord is set to remain a front-runner in the sedan market. While many other new sedans received only minor updates, the redesigned 2018 Honda Accord received dramatic improvements that have reviewers and buyers alike singing the Accord’s praises. From a new fastback profile and pronounced styling to the fully-reworked interior featuring one of the nicest cabins in this class, and plenty of advanced driving and safety features to boot, Honda has outdone itself with the 2018 Accord. If you’re considering the 2018 Accord as your next vehicle, keep reading to learn more.
2018 Honda Accord
- Trims & Features
- Safety and Performance
Trims & Features
The 2018 Honda Accord is available in five trim levels - LX, Sport, EX, EX-L and Touring. The most affordable trim, the LX, is still packed with features, including advanced safety features and dual-zone climate control. However, for just a bit more, the Sport trim comes with a few visual upgrades along with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. Stepping up to the EX, you’ll get a few extras like a sunroof and heated front seats, and the EX-L adds leather upholstery to the mix. Finally, the top-of-the-line Touring trim gets you ever feature available, including adaptive dampers for an ultra-comfortable ride.
- Five trim levels available - LX, Sport, EX, EX-L and Touring
- Base level LX is still packed with features at an affordable price
- Top-level Touring includes everything you can possibly get on an Accord
A new infotainment system is the highlight of the redesigned Honda Accord, which takes a big step forward from the technology of previous models. Plenty of active safety features and driving aids round out the mix on the new Accord, as well. A premium audio system and smartphone integration give the accord an upscale feel, while driver aids, such as blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert (optional), adaptive cruise control and forward collision alert systems help keep you safe on the road. Voice control allows drivers to perform many tasks by voice only, as well.
- New infotainment system is a big improvement over previous models
- Plenty of safety and driver aids help make the Accord safer
- Voice controls allow drivers to perform tasks without looking away from the road
Safety and Performance
With active and passive safety features, driver aids and top-notch performance, it’s easy to see why the 2018 Honda Accord is one of the best sedans on the road. Safety features include front driver and passenger airbags, side curtain airbags, rear cross-traffic alert, blind-spot monitoring, adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning and more. As for performance, the Accord is equipped with a direct-injected turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine (192 horsepower and 192 pound-feet of torque), which comes standard on all trim levels and is paired with a 10-speed continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT) for fuel economy up to 33 mpg combined. The Sport trim may be equipped with a six-speed manual transmission for free, if preferred.
- Active and passive safety features help keep you safe on the road
- All trims come standard with a direct-injected turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine
- Sport trim can be upgraded to a six-speed manual transmission at no extra cost
The fully redesigned 2018 Honda Accord is certainly the sedan to beat for 2018, with tons of features and upgrades buyers will love, including updated exterior styling, interior styling and added safety and technology features. Head to your local Honda dealer to test drive one today, or shop online for the best deals, promotions and incentives!