Pickering Honda Reviews the 2018 Accord Sedan EX-LMar 6th, 2018
The Honda Accord Sedan is now entering its 10th generation and it couldn’t look better. The truth is that the new 2018 Honda Accord Sedan EX-L got a new exterior design and is built using a different platform. The interior also has a lot of changes, and we just can’t forget that the 2018 Accord Sedan EX-L comes with a new engine.
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The platform that is now used by the Accord Sedan EX-L provides it with a wider and lower ride. However, the 2018 Accord Sedan EX-L maintains the same elegant look without being just another dull sedan. On the front, you will see the new blunt nose with the chrome signature that has been a constant on every Honda model. The side of the 2018 Accord Sedan EX-L includes a set of great design elements that suit the car perfectly.
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Under the hood, there are also a lot of changes on the 2018 Accord Sedan EX-L. While you may or may not like the fact that Honda dropped the V6 engine, the Accord Sedan EX-L now comes with the 1.5-litre direct-injected four-cylinder turbo engine. This motor is capable of producing 192 horsepower and produces 192 pounds per feet of torque.
This engine is not inferior to the one that used to come with the previous generation. The reality is that the 2018 Accord Sedan EX-L engine is perfectly capable of satisfying even the most demanding drivers. Even though it may need to work a bit harder, the truth is that it doesn’t feel inadequate in any way or in any condition. Besides, it is also more efficient than the previous one. The 2018 Accord Sedan EX-L engine averages between 6.3 and 7.9 L/100 km for highway and city driving. View our inventory.
In terms of the transmission, the Accord Sedan EX-L is equipped with a continuously variable automatic (CVT) that perfectly suits the engine.
One of the things that we really like about the 2018 Honda Accord Sedan EX-L is the fact that the visibility is great, especially in the front, and the brakes are pretty firm.
Regarding the interior, there are also quite a few changes. One thing worth mentioning is that there’s a lot of space for all passengers. The driver’s seat is heated and it includes 12-way power adjustment and position memory. The front passenger seat is heated as well and it has 4-way power adjustment.
In terms of the technology included, Honda thought about everything. The 2018 Accord Sedan EX-L comes with a 7” TFT instrument screen with Driver Information Interface. You will notice a well-designed centre console and storage compartment, and also that the steering wheel comes with different controls to make the driver’s life easier.
The 2018 Honda Accord Sedan EX-L also comes with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, USB ports, Siri Eyes Free compatibility, SiriusXM, and you can also take advantage of the Wi-Fi tethering feature. If you’re in the Pickering, Ajax or Toronto area, we invite you to book your test drive with us at Pickering Honda today!
See the 2018 Accord Sedan EX-L on Honda Canada.