Review: 2019 Honda Accord

 

The Honda Accord has been the best-selling car in America for the past 41 years*. It's strong performance, excellent fuel economy, and an abundant list of available features makes it appealing for individuals and families. Visit Friendly Honda in Poughkeepsie to see if it’s the right car for you.

Performance
The 2019 Honda Accord is offered in LX, Sport, EX, EX-L, Touring, and Hybrid trims. The base model is equipped with a 1.5-liter VTEC® turbocharged four-cylinder engine paired with a continuously variable transmission that generates 192-hp and 192 lb.-ft. of torque and achieves an EPA-estimated 38 mpg highway and 30 mpg city*. If you are looking for a little more power, you can opt for the 2.0-liter VTEC® turbocharged four-cylinder engine mated to a ten-speed automatic transmission that pumps out 252-hp and 273 lb.-ft. of torque and has an estimated fuel economy of 32 mpg highway and 22 mpg city**. 

Technology and Convenience
Available is an 8-inch touch-screen display with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration to access your music library, text messages, and weather, as well as the HondaLink® app which lets you lock or unlock your car doors, see fuel status and search for destinations remotely. The 2019 Accord has optional smart keyless entry, wireless charger, mobile hotspot capability, and head-up display to show your speed, directions, and incoming calls. Active Noise Cancellation™ contributes to an amazingly quiet cabin so you can enjoy the optional 10-speaker 450-watt premium audio system.

Safety
The 2019 Honda Accord with specific headlights has been awarded the coveted 2019 Top Safety Pick rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and earned a 5-Star Overall Safety Rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration***. Honda Sensing® is a suite of safety and driver-assistive technology which comes standard and includes a collision mitigation braking system, forward collision warning, road departure mitigation, adaptive cruise control, lane keeping assist, and traffic sign recognition.

Pricing
Starting at $23,720 MSRP****

*Based on IHS Markit total new registrations non-luxury midsize car segment for calendar year 2019.

**Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery pack age/condition and other factors.

*** Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program (www.safer.car.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).

****Prices shown are Honda suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or a destination and handling charge. Actual vehicles/accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.
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