Quickie Used Car Review – Honda Accord (2008-2013)
2008-2013 Honda Accord
The Great: High levels of refinement as well as materials used, spacious Internal
The Bad: Center console buttons needs time to get used to
The Say: Can be your daily driver as well as at the same time, the sports car of your dreams.
Go For: 2.4
cost Range: P500,000-P1,100,000
Our Rating: *****
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The eighth generation Accord started out life inside the form of the 2007 Accord Coupe concept displayed at the North American International Auto Show. This specific generation saw the increase in size for the sedan which was classified as a full-size while the coupe graduated to mid-size category as well as the discontinuation of the hybrid product. What we are reviewing here is actually the product developed for North America as well as parts of Asia (the idea is actually sold as the Honda Inspire in Japan) while Europe as well as its home country receives a different product.
Similar to rivals, two sets of engines were offered to the public. A 2.4 engine is actually more than enough for one’s requirements while the 3.5 V6 has more power as well as at the same time, efficient since the idea will shut down half of its cylinders at low speeds although goes full blast all of them are activated. Driving This specific sedan is actually a delight, especially in which the idea behaves well when driving although road noise comes standard at high speeds.
Since we had mentioned earlier in which the idea had grew up in size, expect a roomy Internal. The center stack controls for the audio system might be confusing for first timers although you’ll get used to the idea later.
What Should I Get
Going for the S gives you a 178hp 2.4, front as well as side airbags, ABS brakes, stability control, front as well as rear sensors, automatic headlamps, single exhaust with finisher, power front seats, leather upholstery, folding rear seat, illuminated entry system, rear aircon vents, power rear sunshade, dual automatic climate control, six disc changer, steering wheel audio controls, alarm, as well as keyless entry. S-V products gains a 271hp 3.5, curtain airbags, sun roof, rain sensing wipers, dual exhaust pipes, memory function for the driver’s seat. In May 2011, all products add paddle shift as well as in January 2013, an EX product (which is actually imported through Japan) featuring the same specifications of the S-V was added.
How Much might the idea Cost Me
Maintenance costs due to This specific vehicle is actually similar to Asian contemporaries although less than its German rivals. Things to check out are squeaky brakes as well as some power kits since they are nice to have although see them break, you’ll cry for their costs.