One of the cars that has been mentioned on the internet for a long time to get a facelift soon is the eleventh generation Honda Accord,
And now its year 2023 has finally been revealed to the world. It was first seen in the United States.
The Honda Accord 2023 (G11) comes with an all- new exterior design. Compared to its older model, the G10, everyone can see this clearly. This smaller version has simple lines and designs. Much cleaner than this front grille assembly is just a hexagonal frame, according to the new generation of Honda cars, without any additional chrome stripes. (But it is possible that for cars sold in Asia there will be a new face design for this part. To be more attractive to Asian customers), the lower receiver has been changed to a longitudinal strip almost along the bottom of the bumper. Originally designed to be the same piece as the front grille, the headlights have been redesigned to look slimmer, similar to the 2023 Honda CR-V.
The side car design itself has removed the complexity of the long lines from the front wheel arch line. There was only a line drawn parallel to the line of the door frame. It’s the same size as the line connecting the headlights to the taillights on the top, roof line, although it still looks as fast as before. But the rear glass bezel in the C-pillar has been redesigned to have the rear edge cut straight out. But no more bumping into the chrome rims, locking in a redesigned set of C-shaped LED taillights, split from left to right. To become a new LED light strip with a strip in the middle to connect the left and right taillights. To look more unified
From modifying the car’s lines around the lined cars, Honda remembers that the new Accord is this one. The car has dimensions of 4971 mm in length, 1862 mm in width and 1450 mm with a wheelbase of 2830 mm. Except the car is 69 mm longer than before
Honda Accord 2023 G11
The interior design aspect, although it is said that it is a new car . But once you’ve seen it we feel more familiar than we thought. Because of the front panel design of it it uses the same design as the latest Honda Civic. From the airbox frame, steering wheel, and 10.2 inch full digital display,
And a 7-inch infotainment screen in the lower version with 12.3 inches in the upper version supports mobile phone connectivity. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
Additionally, due to the vehicle being launched in the US, there will be a Touring version designed to support more long trips. screen infotainment system Therefore, it will be installed with the hardware and software of the system from Google,
So it has add-ons including Google Maps, Google Assistant, and Google Play to play music, listen to podcasts, or read audiobooks for users in the car as well.
The extra comfort inside the cabin does not end there. Because in addition to using leather covering the interior that looks good. The driver’s seat also comes with a function to adjust the position in up to 8 directions , while the passenger side can be adjusted in 4 directions, and both seats are equipped with a heating system. In addition to the rear seats, there is a separate air system from left to right, a sunroof, a wireless charging stand,
and 12 Bose speakers, and from a taller body. Therefore, rear passengers and there is an additional legroom of 10 mm, while the rear luggage space remains the largest in its class, at 473 liters.
Honda Accord 2023 G11
The powerful Accord G11 engine was launched in the United States. There will be two options: the 1.5-liter VTEC turbocharged petrol engine, which has been revamped. Both are in the cylinder head, direct injection fuel system, new, stronger crankshaft, and improved oil sump. To reduce engine noise and put an active cold catalyst to make this engine, it can crank out 195 hp and a maximum torque of 260 Nm.
On the other hand, it is a 2.0-liter VTEC petrol engine with a new and improved hybrid system.
Torque was increased to 335 Nm, but the maximum horsepower was slightly reduced from 215 hp to 207 hp,
Which is a bit disappointing for Americans. They no longer have the option of a 2.0-liter VTEC petrol engine with a turbo output of 256 hp and a maximum torque of 370 Nm.
But in terms of body parts, Honda hasn’t revealed many details at this point. Plus it’s built on a refurbished platform. Making the car body stronger, the suspension was reset. Both are on the wing and the use of a ball joint mechanism up front for sharper control at the front of the car as well as an independent rear suspension that has been recalibrated to fit the front.
While the other safety systems it has been put in will be mainly a combination of front airbags, knee airbags, curtain airbags, and the new Honda Sensing system that is improved in both hardware and software. It is allowed to detect objects in the curtain, flow up to 25 meters, but
This means the adaptive cruise control and lane keep assist system have also been improved.
To operate more naturally, and the latest addition of the system is Traffic Jam Assist which will help the driver to support the car at low speeds during traffic jams easily and safely.