2018 Honda Accord vs 2017 Honda Accord
One of Honda's flagship vehicles for more than 40 years, the Accord has gone through many changes over its lifespan. With each release of a new Accord, fans of the sedan are often eager to see what kind of refinements and innovations were made to the popular vehicle. We wanted to share some of the big differences between the 2018 Honda Accord vs the 2017 Honda Accord, by looking closely at their base trim levels, the LX CVT and LX 6-Speed Manual respectively.
While both sedan models are great for drivers looking for a vehicle that offers a strong performance, the upgraded 2018 Accord Sedan LX CVT. The 2018 Accord LX CVT offers 192 horsepower with its 1.5-liter turbo 4-cylinder engine, while the 2017 Honda Accord Sedan LX 6-Speed Manual model has a starting horsepower of 185 with its standard 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine. The 2018 model also boasts a better fuel economy, as the 2018 Accord Sedan LX CVT averages 30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg*, compared to the 2017 Accord Sedan LX 6-Speed Manual's rating of 23 city/32 highway/26 combined mpg**.
2018 Honda Accord Sedan LX CVT
2017 Honda Accord Sedan LX 6-Speed Manual
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What's new with the 2018 Honda Accord Redesign?
What sets apart this year's Accord model from the 2017 version is the complete redesign the Accord was given. Some of the highlights to the new 2018 Honda Accord include a lighter and more rigid body, as well as a new chassis, an entirely new powertrain lineup with turbocharged and electric options, along with Honda Sensing technology now standard on all 2018 Accord models.
If you would like to learn more about the differences between the 2018 Honda Accord vs the 2017 Honda Accord, be sure to contact us at Miller Honda. You can also test drive your favorite Honda vehicle by visiting our dealership in Winchester, VA, today.
*30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for 1.5T LX, EX and EX-L models with CVT. 26 city/35 highway/30 combined mpg rating for 1.5T Sport models with 6-speed manual transmission. 29 city/35 highway/31 combined mpg rating for 1.5T Sport and Touring models with CVT. Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.
**23 city/32 highway/26 combined mpg rating for 6MT models. 27 city/36 highway/30 combined mpg rating for CVT models. 26 city/34 highway/29 combined mpg rating for Sport CVT models. 21 city/33 highway/25 combined mpg rating for V-6 models. Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.
***MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $890.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.