The 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid will come with some big improvements. This is a special variant of the legendary sedan, which is in production for almost 40 years. It was originally released in 1976 and during all these years, we have seen nine generations of it. Hybrid variant also came with the current-generation model. It is in production since 2013, and expect some updates now. It is rumored that new model will come with improved look and also with some improvements in terms of features. When it is about drivetrain, we don’t expect changes for 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid.
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid redesign
As we already mentioned, it is rumored that 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid will come refreshed. Since this model is in production since 2013, these rumors sounds very realistic. Although this model is considered as one of few absolute leaders in segment, company want to make sure that it will remain in its prime until complete redesign. All these changes will be also implemented in plug-in model. The 2017 Accord hybrid will surely come with some new visual details like new headlights, grille, unique 19-inch wheels and similar thing, which will provide sportier and more attractive overall look. Also, refreshed model will be very well equipped.
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid interior
New Honda Accord Hybrid might not come with some styling changes of the cabin, but it will come with features like 7-inch screen, navigation, latest infotainment system etc. It will be also full of safety features, such as Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS) with Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Lane Keeping Assist (LKAS), Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) with Lane Departure Warning (LDW), Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) etc.
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid drivetrain
We don’t expect to see 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid with some changes, when it is about drivetrain. It will come with the same hybrid configuration, presented two years ago. This system is consisted of 2.0 liter I-4 petrol engine, which has max output of 141 horsepower and 122 pound-feet of torque. This unit is paired with hi-output electric motor and total output is 196 horsepower. The 2017 Accord Hybrid comes with Electronic Continuously Variable Transmission (E-CVT). When it is about fuel consumption, this great model makes around 47 mpg in a combined drive.
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid release date and price
The 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid is expected to come somewhere in the second half of next year. Price will probably remain unchanged, which means around 29.000 dollars for base model.