Vehicle Profile: 2021 Honda Accord
The 2021 Honda Accord is the ideal choice for your commute to work or school. With its efficient engine options and its comfort-enhancing features, this midsize sedan benefits each drive and makes running daily errands less of a hassle.
Choose between a selection of spirited engines for the 2021 Accord to have your preferred combination of power and efficiency. The standard 1.5-liter VTEC® turbocharged engine reaches an impressive 30 mpg in the city and 38 mpg on the highway.* The Accord Hybrid model further improves efficiency and accordingly requires fewer trips to the gas station. When making a short trip to the grocery store or completing other errands, choose EV Mode on this model to solely utilize electric power and save additional money on fuel.
If you prefer a more robust powertrain, opt for the 2.0-liter VTEC® turbocharged engine, which delivers 252 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. The adaptive damper system makes for smooth drives, no matter which engine is under the hood. Plus, stay in control of your driving experience with the available paddle shifters.
The interior of the 2021 Accord is unexpectedly spacious, offering plenty of legroom and headroom in each row. The fold-down rear seatback adds flexibility to the interior and makes it easier to fit all your groceries and sports gear inside. In addition, the available 12-way power-adjustable driver’s seat with four-way power lumbar support provides an incredibly comfortable ride. Upper trim levels also come with heated and ventilated seating so frigid winters and hot summers are less of an issue.
The dual-zone automatic climate control system maintains the desired cabin temperatures of both you and your passengers. Active Noise Cancellation™ keeps road noises at bay so that it’s less difficult to carry on conversations with your friends. And, with numerous beverage holders and a storage compartment in the center console, conveniently store all your valuables within reach during the ride.
The 2021 Accord has the technologies to make each ride more entertaining and enjoyable. Every trim has an 8-inch Display Audio touch screen that is easy to read and use. This touch screen integrates Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay®, giving access to navigation directions, text messages, and playlists in your music library. Upper trims even have wireless smartphone connectivity, which means they don’t require any adapters or plugs to access these features.
Add a Wi-Fi® hotspot to the Accord to better stay in touch with friends and family as well as stream videos on your commutes. Listen to your music through the standard 160-watt audio system with four speakers or kick things up a notch by using the available 450-watt premium audio system with 10 high-quality speakers. Opt for SiriusXM® Radio as well to have a variety of different channels to switch between during rides.
The 2021 Honda Accord is ready to adapt to and handle the needs of your daily drives. Consider this sedan for your next vehicle to have city commutes that are as fun as they are relaxing.
*30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for LX and EX-L trims. 29 city/35 highway/32 combined mpg rating for Sport and Special Edition 1.5T trims. 22 city/32 highway/26 combined mpg rating for Sport and Touring 2.0T trims. 48 city/48 highway/48 combined mpg rating for Hybrid, Hybrid EX and Hybrid EX-L trims. 44 city/41 highway/43 combined mpg rating for the Hybrid Touring trim. Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery-pack age/condition (hybrid trims) and other factors.
This article is presented by The Automaster Honda.