2016 Honda Accord For Sale Near Middletown
For 2016, Honda serves up excitement in the form of the refreshed Honda Accord, one of the best-selling vehicles in America. Customers of Honda dealers and members of the automotive press are unanimous in their praise for the 2016 Honda Accord, which is no small feat. Honda’s long-standing reputation for safety and reliability means that everyone looking for a midsize family sedan should place the Accord at the top of their list.
Let’s look at the changes for 2016. Noteworthy modifications include revised suspension tuning, an improved tech interface that works with Apple CarPlay, and integration with Android Auto smartphone.
Honda Dealers Across The Nation Love The 2016 Honda Accord
You’re not likely to miss the exciting changes to the exterior, including new front and rear fascias, grille, taillights and LED foglights (on Sport trims and higher). The wheels have been redesigned, with some trim levels getting slightly larger wheels.
Here’s just one example of the strong positive reaction coming from the critics. Automobile Magazine wrote, “But for all these alternatives, we still think the Accord is best in the guise of an all-purpose American-style sedan, a car that is modest and yet deeply capable. Choose the thrifty engine, smooth-riding tires, and standard interior trim, and you can’t go wrong. It’s a right-size car that’s always easy and natural to drive. …”
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On the inside, Honda enhanced the touchscreen interface, which can integrate with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphones, something that’s new for the automaker. When you plug your iPhone or Android phone into the infotainment system’s USB connection, the touchscreen will display a familiar interface that’s similar to the one you’re used to seeing on your phone.
Not to take credit away from the refresh, but it’s the underlying vehicle that makes the Accord such a big seller at Honda dealers. Customers tell us they love the Accord’s responsive handling, smooth ride, copious amount of cabin space, wealth of features, powerful and fuel-efficient engines, and excellent safety scores.
The 2016 Honda Accord is offered as a coupe and a midsize sedan. There are four trim levels listed for four-cylinder sedans: LX, Sport, EX and EX-L. Models with the 3.5-liter V6 are available EX-L and Touring trims. Coupe models with the four-cylinder engine are offered in LX-S, EX and EX-L trims, while the coupe with the V-6 is offered in EX-L and Touring trims.
Fuel Economy or a V-6 Boost the 2016 Honda Accord Lets You Decide
The 2016 Accord is front-wheel drive across the board, and most models get a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that makes 185 horsepower and 181 lb.-ft. of torque. With the Sport trim, this block less generates 189 hp and 182 lb.-ft. of torque. Depending on the model, the transmission is either a six-speed manual transmission or a CVT, which is optional on some trims.
The Accord has an optional 3.5-liter V-6 that’s good for 278 hp and 252 lb.-ft. of torque, mated to a six-speed automatic transmission.
As you’d expect with a Honda vehicle, the 2016 Accord has an excellent safety score in crash tests, and was named a Top Safety Pick+ model by the IIHS. In government testing, the Accord received an overall rating of five stars.