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2020 Honda Accord review – Honda Accord prices

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Have a craving for midsize sedans with an acceptable price? This article is for you, all about the second-best midsize sedan, 2020 Honda Accord.

2020 Honda Accord prices

Prices of Honda Accord

TrimsLXSportEXEX-LTouring.
Prices$23.870$26.530$27.770$30.420$36.100

2020 Accord officially goes on sales at $23.870. In case you want to own a higher-class model, the more you need to pay. On the following, we’d like to share with you overview about Accord.

2020 Honda Accord overview

It placed the 2nd position at 2020 best midsize sedan for The Money award as it combined perfectly between fuel economy and strong performance.

2020 Honda Accord has ten generations. Over many generations, 2020 Accord still maintains its strengths with its compact and safe operation, spacious space, and fuel economy. It must be said that this is a model of convenience and high economy.

2020 Accord, a representation of high economy cars2020 Accord, a representation of high economy cars

The 9th genreration: Honda Accord produced the 9th generation in 2013. In this model, Honda made some improvements from design style to the engine performance.

The 10th generation: On the following generation, which debuted at the mid year of 2017, Honda kept intrducing Accord with a new outlook, 4 doors sedan and fabulous engine, easily satisfy consumer demands.

Each of cars has different pros and cons, and then this article looks at the pros and cons of Honda Accord 2020.

Pros of Honda Accord

  • Expanded cabin space on Accord give people comfortable
  • Choosing strictly material for interior decoration on Accord
  • Flexible options for assisting drivers on Accord 2020
  • The first appearance of CVT automatic on Honda Accord
  • Brakes, one of the most important parts also being improved on Honda Accord 2020
  • Aside Toyota, Honda is highly recommended at the driving experience field
  • Honda Accord focused on widening the vision for drivers

Cons of Honda Accord

  • A drawback on the seat position of Accord, which might lead to annoyed feeling for drivers on the long trip
  • The ability to prevent noise from the outside of Accord is not impressive, compare to other rivals.
  • The Voice Commands is frustrated for Accord users.
  • Taking for a while to learn and discover all the features on Accord 2020

2020 Honda Accord problems

Even the best car also has problems sometimes, then on this part we will list some common errors that usually happen on Honda Accord, so users can watch out and choose wisely.

Honda Accord consumes excess oil

Surfing on the Internet and the result for the most common issue on Accord is consuming excess oil. As manufacturers, a result of this problem is the piston rings failed and the level of oil consumption is really ominous.

How about 4-cylinder engine? Another issue is the oil control rings can be stocked instead of expanding to the cylinder walls, which leads to oil flows past and burn excessively.

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2020 Honda Accord exterior

Honda Accord design

Instead of using other metals, Honda automakers choose steel and aluminum in order to produce some underbody parts for Accord. It is truly efficient in reducing the total weight as well as using fuel. Another highlight in design is the 18-inch alloy wheels’ installation.

Honda manufacturers have also had several improvements including re-calibrating all round independent suspension, put the center of gravity at lower place.

  • The front of the car

It is noticeable that Honda added LED low-beam headlights with auto on/off and LED fog lights are available. We can also see that the appearance of 19 alloy wheels, enhancing the bold stance on the road, offering drivers firm driving experience.

LED headlights, a noticeable appearance on the 2020 AccordLED headlights, a noticeable appearance on the 2020 Accord

  • The body of car

Aside the front part, Honda committed to make some improvements on the body design style. In particular, by installing the passenger head tuning, it is too enough to impress new consumer.

Honda keeps offer people fantastic improvements on the Accord body designHonda keeps offer people fantastic improvements on the Accord body design

  • The rear of the car

Sport enthusiast now can find what they need on a car, with the sporty outlook from Honda Accord. The automakers well catch the customer psychology when focus on installing the LED taillights and chrome exhaust finishers accent. Additionally, the decklid spoiler has contributed to the impressive and modern exterior design too.

A sporty design, the main purpose of Honda to attract people attentionA sporty design, the main purpose of Honda to attract people attention

Honda Accord exterior dimensions

Trims/DimensionsLXSportEXEX-LTouring
Overall height, unloaded57.157.157.157.157.1
Overall width73.373.373.373.373.3
Overall length192.2192.2192.2192.2192.2
Wheelbase111.4111.4111.4111.4111.4
Track (front/rear)63/63.462.6/63.163/63.463/63.462.6/63.1

Honda Accord colors

On the tenth generation, there is a wide variety of exterior colors that customers can choose, including:

  • Radiant Red Metallic
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Champagne Frost Pearl
  • Obsidian Blue Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • San Marino Red

Honda Accord exterior features

On the following table, we suggest some highlights exterior features with the purpose of providing you tips to decide whether you should own a 2020 Honda Accord.

Trims/FeaturesLXSportEXEX-LTouring
Body-Colored Power Side MirrorsXX
Aluminum HoodXXXXX
Fin-Type Roof-Mounted AntennaXXXXX
Security System with Remote Entry
and Trunk Release
XXXXX
Taillights with LED Brake lights and Integrated LED Light BarsXXXXX
Body-Colored Door HandlesXXXXWith Chrome
Variable Intermittent Windshield WipersXXXXRain-sensing
LED Low-Beam HeadlightsXXXX
Chrome Exhaust FinishersX2.0 T modelX
LED Fog LightsXXXX
Body-Colored Decklid SpoilerX
Heated, Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors2.0 T modelXWith Integrated LED Turn IndicatorsWith Integrated LED Turn Indicators
Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock2.0 T modelXXX
Active Shutter GrilleX1.5T and Hybrid ModelsHybrid Model

2020 Honda Accord interior

Seats and Cargo space

How many people does Accord seat?

As manufacturers, there are enough seats for up to 5 people. Everything looks fine, the only drawback is the headroom is a little hard for taller people when getting in or out. Additionally, LATCH, an inventor to protect children safety is now available for almost vehicle, no exception for Honda Accord. The material, which is used for interior design, is strictly chosen and checked by automakers, offering consumer an elegant outlook and upgrade the interior features to a higher class.

Honda focuses on choosing material for interior carefully and strictlyHonda focuses on choosing material for interior carefully and strictly

Audio and Connectivity

In comparison with other models in the same price segment, Accord is in favored of manufacturers as being equipped a 7-inch infotainment touchscreen, Bluetooth, a USB port and a four-speaker stereo. Improvements just keep coming on this sedan, 8-inch touchscreen that featured Android Auto and Apple Car play, a WIFI hot spot, and wireless charging so you can charge your Mobil phone whenever you need. The 10-speaker sound system so you can enjoy the best quality sound and also a moonroof.

The amazing 10 - speaker sound systems on Accord 2020The amazing 10 – speaker sound systems on Accord 2020

Honda Accord interior features

Trims/FeaturesLXSportEXEX-LTouring
Apple CarPlay Integration/ Android Auto IntegrationXXXX
SeatsHeated FrontHeated Front Heated Front- Leather-TrimmedHeated Front- Leather-Trimmed
Moonroof2.0 T modelXXX
Blind spot information system2.0 T modelXXX
Wireless Phone ChargerX
Wheels17 in Silver-Painted Alloys19 in Machine-Finished Alloys17 in Machine-Finished Alloys17 in Machine-Finished Alloys19 in Machine-Finished Alloys
160-Watt Audio System with 4 SpeakersX
7-Inch Screen with Customizable Feature SettingsX
Wireless Phone ChargerX
Android Auto IntegrationXXXX
Apple CarPlay IntegrationXXXX
2.5-Amp USB Smartphone/Audio InterfaceFront ConsoleFront/Center ConsoleFront/Center ConsoleFront/Center Console
Radio Data SystemXXXXX
Speed-Sensitive Volume CompensationXXXXX

2020 Honda Accord engine specs

On the 2020 version, Honda Accord brings the new engine for customers ‘choice, the 1.5-liter turbocharged L4 which show off up to nearly 200 horsepower. More than that the 2.0-liter turbocharged is much impressive. People can choose the suitable transmission, in particular, the 10-speed automatic is standard featured for the 2.0-liter engine, while 6-speed will come when choosing Sport models.

The powerful of Honda Accord’s engine is all we will talk about on this part. Honda is giving new users more choices as it offers two engines, the 1.5 liter turbocharged that might speed up and reach 192 horsepower while for higher units, we have a 2.0-liter turbocharged i4 as of course, it owns stronger performance, about 252 horsepower and 273 lb-ft. What’s else? It’s about the transmission is standard for the 1.5-liter edition; a 10-speed is on the 2.0 liter. What if you decide to own the Sport trim? Great choice as a six-speed manual is available on both engines.

Not only upgrade the design style, a revolution on the engine appeared on AccordNot only upgrade the design style, a revolution on the engine appeared on Accord

TrimsLXSportEXEX-LTouring
Engine TypeIn-Line 4-Cylinder with TurbochargerIn-Line 4-Cylinder with TurbochargerIn-Line 4-Cylinder with TurbochargerIn-Line 4-Cylinder with TurbochargerIn-Line 4-Cylinder with Turbocharger
TransmissionManual 6-spdManual 6-spd2-spd CVT10-spd auto10-spd auto
Drive TypeFront wheelFront wheelFront wheelFront wheelFront wheel
Cylinders1.5-liter turbocharged1.5-liter turbocharged1.5-liter turbocharged1.5-liter turbocharged2.0-liter
Combined MPG3326332626
EPA mileage est. (city/hwy)30/3822/3230/3823/3422/32
Fuel tank capacity14.814.814.814.814.8
Fuel typeGasGasGasGasGas
Torque192192192192273
Horsepower192192192252252
Valves16-Valve DOHC16-Valve DOHC16-Valve DOHC16-Valve DOHC16-Valve DOHC

2020 Honda Accord safety

What do Honda Accord Safety features include? Take a look on this part. Key safety features including:

Anti-lock brakes

People usually ask about anti-lock brakes on several forums. ABS brakes will automatically work when suddenly a tire has stopped rotating and will modulate the brake pressure to push the tire to rotate. As a result, it also increases the car ability to turn when on the curves while braking.

Front-impact airbags

The importance of airbags is undeniable. In some cases, all of them will be extremely useful, just imagine when hurried braking or avoid something on the road, the front-impact airbags will be responsible for protecting the head during a crash.

Side impact airbags

Same as front-impact airbags, side impact ones for the front seats have been designed in order to protect the torso during a side collision.

Pretensions

Do not look down on and not wear seatbelt whenever you are driving. The seatbelt pretensions will tighten seatbelts to ensure that place the occupant in the optimal seating position if unfortunately, incidents occur. Furthermore, when the car hitting something, your body tends to fall forward, this seatbelt also helps to keep your body be safe.

Security system

The last one is security system, which is equipped with an ignition disable that will block the engine if the correct manufactured key is not used. With this you can except the ability someone drive your car when they do not have the original key.

An ignition disable will be useful to prevent thief on Accord 2020An ignition disable will be useful to prevent thief on Accord 2020

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Collision Mitigation Braking SystemXXXXX
Road Departure Mitigation SystemXXXXX
Lane Keeping Assist SystemXXXXX
Traffic Sign Recognition SystemXXXXX
Multi-Angle Rearview CameraXXXXX
Vehicle Stability AssistXXXXX
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)XXXXX
Electronic Brake DistributionXXXXX
Tire Pressure Monitoring SystemXXXXX
Advanced Front AirbagsXXXXX
Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover SensorXXXXX
3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating PositionsXXXXX
Child-Proof Rear Door LocksXXXXX
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning SystemXXXXX

Honda Accord operations

Toyota’s top fans think that Toyota is the champion in firm and smooth operation. However, Honda Accord is predicted to be true competitors of Toyota, with sharpest operating and comfortable driving, no matter on the road or in bad weather conditions.

The decision when getting an engine will affect directly on the driving. For the majority of buyers, that means the base 1.5-liter turbocharged engine and it’s CVT. This combination will be useful to help you find out a car that may be stronger than the former Accord generations. Those things are based on the fantastic torque even when driving at average or low speed.

As for its available hybrid powertrain, it differs from Toyota’s hybrid system by relying almost exclusively on the electric motor for propulsion. This result in smoother acceleration similar to that of an electric vehicle, which we think many drivers will like.

Aside Toyota, Honda is highly rated on operation and driving experienceAside Toyota, Honda is highly rated on operation and driving experience

Compare between 2020 Honda Accord versions

Trims/DetailsLXSportEXEX-LTouring
Price
Body-Colored Power Side MirrorsXX
Aluminum HoodXXXXX
Fin-Type Roof-Mounted AntennaXXXXX
Security System with Remote Entry
and Trunk Release
XXXXX
Taillights with LED Brake lights and Integrated LED Light BarsXXXXX
Body-Colored Door HandlesXXXXWith Chrome
Variable Intermittent Windshield WipersXXXXRain-sensing
LED Low-Beam HeadlightsXXXX
Chrome Exhaust FinishersX2.0 T modelX
LED Fog LightsXXXX
Body-Colored Decklid SpoilerX
Heated, Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors2.0 T modelXWith Integrated LED Turn IndicatorsWith Integrated LED Turn Indicators
Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock2.0 T modelXXX
Active Shutter GrilleX1.5T and Hybrid ModelsHybrid Model
Apple CarPlay Integration/ Android Auto IntegrationXXXX
SeatsHeated FrontHeated Front Heated Front- Leather-TrimmedHeated Front- Leather-Trimmed
Moonroof2.0 T modelXXX
Blind spot information system2.0 T modelXXX
Wireless Phone ChargerX
Wheels17 in Silver-Painted Alloys19 in Machine-Finished Alloys17 in Machine-Finished Alloys17 in Machine-Finished Alloys19 in Machine-Finished Alloys
160-Watt Audio System with 4 SpeakersX
7-Inch Screen with Customizable Feature SettingsX
Wireless Phone ChargerX
Android Auto IntegrationXXXX
Apple CarPlay IntegrationXXXX
2.5-Amp USB Smartphone/Audio InterfaceFront ConsoleFront/Center ConsoleFront/Center ConsoleFront/Center Console
Radio Data SystemXXXXX
Speed-Sensitive Volume CompensationXXXXX
Collision Mitigation Braking SystemXXXXX
Road Departure Mitigation SystemXXXXX
Lane Keeping Assist SystemXXXXX
Traffic Sign Recognition SystemXXXXX
Multi-Angle Rearview CameraXXXXX
Vehicle Stability AssistXXXXX
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)XXXXX
Electronic Brake DistributionXXXXX
Tire Pressure Monitoring SystemXXXXX
Advanced Front AirbagsXXXXX
Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover SensorXXXXX
3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating PositionsXXXXX
Child-Proof Rear Door LocksXXXXX
Front 3-Point Seat BeltsXXXXX

Honda Accord competitors

After reviewing about Accord from the interior, exterior design, the engine, pros and cons as well as common errors. On this part, by collecting information on trusted sources, we make a comparison among Accord and their main rivals. If you doubt about this, just make a quick comparison yourself and get the final conclusion.

Let’s take a look and see which brands are considered as main competitors of Accord on the way to appeal people’s heart. The list is including 2020 Toyota Camry, Mazda 3, Sonata and 2020 Chevrolet Equinox.

Of course, Toyota Camry is the main rival of AccordOf course, Toyota Camry is the main rival of Accord

Trims/Details2020 Honda Accord2020 Toyota Camry2020 Mazda 62020 Hyundai Sonata SE2020 Chevrolet Malibu
Price$23.870$24.425$24.000$23.400$22.095
Walk Away Auto LockXXXXX
Cabin Space (cubic feet)99.399.399.797.297
Cargo Volume (cubic feet)16.714.114.716.315.8
Legroom (Front, in.)42.342.142.234.841.5
Headroom (Front, in)40.437.538.4.46.139.1
Automatic Climate ControlXXXXX
Overall length192.2192.7191.5192.90194.2
Overall width73.372.472.473.2062.5
Wheelbase111.4111.2111.4111.80111.4
Horsepower252301187180160
Engine Type2.0-liter turbocharged I43.5-liter V62.5-liter DOHC2.5-liter four-cylinder1.5-liter turbocharged
Torque (lb-ft.)273267186195184

Honda Accord warranty

For a long-life span for your “goodies”, maintenance must not be forgotten. So, what do you know about the warranty policies of Honda Accord? What would you do if it were expired? Here the answers for all your questions. We also inform you the maintenance schedule, try to follow it to ensure your car is always in a good shape.

It would be a huge trouble when the warranty is expired on the time your car has problems. In fact, the content of Honda warranty policies will be mentioned below to help you get the right information and how to extend the warranty once it is expired.

  • Oil change and why do you need to change the new oil for the engine

It is not uncommon that after using for a long time, you should check the oil quality and if it is old, please remember to replace in order to ensure the car operation is well.

  • Tire rotate

The second thing on the to do list when going for maintenance is rotating tire and check its lifespan with a coin. Just simply putting the coin on the thread, if it covers a half of coin, your tire need to be changed to avoid of getting in accidents.

  • Maintaining the brakes for Accord

Finally, it is the brakes. One of the most common reasons for almost incidents on the road as maybe sometime it is frustrated and need to push down hard to activate

Maintenance and the importance of checking the vehicle annuallyMaintenance and the importance of checking the vehicle annually

Consumer’s thoughts and if you decide to own a new 2020 Honda Accord or not

On several forums, you can notice that users usually leave their comments about the vehicle, not only the pros and cons, but reviews, analysis are also discussed. On this last part, we’d like to share with you some thoughts so that in the end, at least you can also make decision about purchasing a new vehicle or not.

“Amazing piece of machinery”

“As advertised”

In conclusion, if need a car which has an affordable price and basis features, excellent operation and may offer comfortable driving experience, we strongly recommended the Honda Accord 2020. It may not too perfect, however somehow still appealed enough to attract people attention. Unless, just choose Mazda or a proud of Toyota, the 2020 Toyota Camry.

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