The forthcoming 2020 Honda Accord Hybrid is a midsize family sedan that comes with an affordable price, great safety rating, and comfortable interior. The Accord is one of the most selling vehicles in the U.S. when it comes to sedans. The exterior is changed over the years as Honda replaced a traditional styling for a more fancy and sporty design.
This sedan looks more racy and dynamic. On top of that, fuel economy is rated to class-leading figures and hybrid drivetrain additionally improves efficiency. The 2020 model will come with plenty of changes which includes new suspension, improved exterior and boosted interior. The infotainment system is all-new, and there are five trim levels available instead of three.
2020 Honda Accord Hybrid exterior changes
The 2020 Honda Accord Hybrid will arrive as a slightly shorter model than its predecessor. Moreover, this sedan is widened and the hood is lowered. The Accord model gains more aerodynamics and longer wheelbase as well. The active grille shutters are in the offer, just like the 19-inch alloy wheels. The beauty rises with each trim level, and 1.5 EX-trims are offering black-and-chrome alloys.
This model also adds amenities such as the rear spoiler and LED fog lights. The Touring trim offers a LED headlights and adaptive dampers. Both new and unique looks continue up front with a new aggressive fascia and a bolder grille. The hood gets an aluminum work like the wheels, and the corner vents are dominating the front end.
2020 Honda Accord Hybrid interior looks modern
The latest Honda’s sedan will arrive with both comfier and roomier interior. The cabin looks more sophisticated and modern. Perhaps the biggest addition is a new infotainment system with the 8-inch display. The display comes with colorful menus and new functions. The rear offers generous legroom and the seat heaters are optional.
The controls layout is improved too and everything inside the cabin is arranged in a more logical way. Thanks to the better layout, the Accord Hybrid will now offer up to 16.7 cubic feet of trunk space. The folding rear seats are intact so fitting bigger stuff at the back shouldn’t be a problem.
2020 Honda Accord Hybrid engine
You ever wondered why Honda Accord Hybrid is so popular sedan in the U.S.? Well, this midsize sedan offers a class-leading fuel economy numbers. Honda went one step further with a hybrid drivetrain and updated it furthermore. Now, the 2020 Honda Accord Hybrid comes with a more compact battery pack and two hybrid motors. The motors are a part of a next-generation technology and are very efficient. A hybrid drivetrain delivers up to 212 hp and 232 lb-ft of torque.
Fuel economy is rated at astonishing 49 mpg in the city and 47 mpg on the highway. Instead of using a conventional mechanical gearbox, a CVT transmission is available as a standard.
2020 Honda Accord Hybrid price and release date
Not only fuel efficient and comfortable, the 2020 Honda Accord Hybrid is affordable as well. The price is starting at $25,000 while the top-range Touring model is priced at $37,500. Those prices are comparable to the competitors such as Ford Fusion and Kia Optima. The Honda’s latest hybrid sedan will hit the markets by the end of 2019.