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Ninth Generation Honda Launched in Thailand

Written by Cheong. Published on March 13, 5:50 pm ,

On Monday, Honda (Thailand) Co. Ltd. introduced the all new generation Honda Accord in now with an even wider of safety features. More on later.

Engine and transmission remains the same. There’s the but updated 2.4 litre DOHC 16 i-VTEC and a 2.0 litre SOHC 16 i-VTEC, both paired to a 5-speed automatic transmission.

to the current engine, maximum output have been slightly in favour of cleaner and better fuel efficiency. is not surprising as even VW is following the trend with the Golf Mk 7 .

The 2.4 engine now produces 174 horsepower at rpm and 225 Nm of torque at 4,000 rpm, 4 horsepower less than the engine (180 PS). however has been improved twisting 3 Nm more at 300 rpms

The smaller 2.0 litre engine now produces slightly more 155 horsepower at 6,500 rpm versus the 153 horsepower (156 PS) while has been improved by 1 Nm, to 190 Nm at 4,300

Mr. Pitak Pruittisarikorn, Executive President, Honda Automobile Co. Ltd. said “Since its in 1976 through to the end of 2012, the Accord has captured the hearts of consumers, generating accumulated of over 19 million units in 160 worldwide. Accumulated sales in from 1984 until the end of amount to 138,229 units.

its 37 years of becoming a legend, the Accord has been continuously and enhanced with innovative breakthroughs, making it a truly automobile that brings the joy of to customers worldwide. The all-new Accord is the ninth generation of premium model with an more luxurious, elegant and design that offers and safe driving technology and the greatest value for money,” Mr. Pitak.

Inside, Honda says space has been improved increased key interior dimensions. seats, eight way electrically-adjustable memory seat, 4-way front passenger seat and One Ignition System are fitted as

Cabin refinement is assisted by Noise Control (ANC), keeps unwanted noise out by the vehicle’s audio system to transmit ‘opposite-phase sound which works by cancelling out frequencies. Of course, all this in the background and is imperceptible to the human You can continue to use the audio system as

The top of the range 2.4 Tech model with a one-touch operated and Adaptive Cruise Control

Other features include a 8-inch (diagonal) intelligent Display (i-MID) and navigation that is fitted as standard. The infotainment system now comes Smart Interface, which drivers to control the audio and the Bluetooth Hands Free interface using an On-demand Panel.

Full colour i-MID with Smart

With the industry moving placing greater emphasis on safety and advance driving features, Honda is equipping the with many features were previously reserved for premium models.

Autonomous braking (AEB) is making its in the Accord, which in Honda’s is referred to as Collision Mitigation System (CMBS). CMBS, available in the top of the range 2.4 Tech, by alerting the driver of an imminent end collision and assists in braking by applying an appropriate amount of force to avoid or minimize the of hitting a vehicle ahead in

CMBS in the 2.4 Tech.

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Also its debut in the Accord is the blind area assistance system, Honda calls LaneWatch Spot Display. LaneWatch, in all 2.4 litre models, uses a mounted on the passenger-side mirror to real-time images of the vehicle’s blind spot on an 8-inch dashboard display. The image when the right turn is activated, or when a button on the end of the signal stalk is pressed.

LaneWatch, available in all 2.4 litre

There’s also Active Lights that actives light units automatically a driver indicates are activated or if the turns the steering wheel than 90 degrees.

Other items ticked a multi-angle rearview camera, LED running lights, Vehicle Assist (VSA), Motion Electric Power Steering Hill Start Assist ABS with EBD, Emergency Signal (ESS), water-dispersing side windows and hydrophilic door mirrors

Passive is covered by dual front i-Side airbags and side airbags.

“We are confident that, its sensational looks, luxurious innovative technology and spirited yet performance, the all-new Honda will represent a new chapter in the car segment. We believe that it be as popular among Thai as previous Accord generations. We sales of the new Honda Accord reach 20,000 units one year,” concluded Mr.


The market Accord comes in variants — 2.0 EL, 2.0 EL Navi, 2.4 EL, 2.4 EL and 2.4 Tech. Prices range 1,299,000 to 1,799,000 Baht.

Honda Malaysia is expected to the all new Accord within the next Note that the specifications and mentioned above are specific to the market model, which has adapted to run on E85 gasohol fuel.


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