The latest 2017 Honda Accord Coupe refresh brings forth a multitude of updates and upgrades that Honda hopes will help cement its position at the helm of the segment. Anyone shopping in the family sedan class will arguably find the Accord to be a top-rated vehicle thanks to features such as an available coupe body style, a generous list of standard features, an exceptional handling and ride balance, a spacious and high-quality interior, a quick acceleration, and refined and efficient powertrains.
2017 Honda Accord Coupe Release Date & Price
When it comes to the release date of Honda Accord Coupe it might be too early to speculate about the pricing and its availability at this time, however, our inside sources say the new Accord Coupe is most likely to go for sale sometime in the 3rd quarter of 2017 with the base model’s price starting from around $23,000 MSRP.
News of release of a best-selling selling sedan is always a head-line grabber in here in the USA, the 2017 Honda Accord Coupe is particularly the subject of discussion in many online and offline platforms. For 2017, the new Honda Accord Coupe is receiving a number of revisions, updates and enhanced technologies. The smartphone app integration now gets updated Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity features.
On the exterior front, it comes with redesigned front and rear fascias that give the vehicle an overall sleek look than before. New wheel designs, and LED lights are offered for every Accord Coupe. Even without the updates mentioned, the new 2017 Honda Accord Coupe would still have an easy time getting the “A” rating.
In addition to the aforementioned features, the new model still comes with several features that have been part of the Honda Accord Coupe 2017 success story. These include powerful yet fuel-efficient engines, a comprehensive feature set, abundance of interior room, responsive handling and a composed ride quality. Add Accord’s solid build quality and reputation for trouble-free ownership, and you’ve got yourself an excellent family coupe.
2017 Honda Accord Coupe Interior & Exterior Changes
Four trims are offered for the 2017 Honda Accord Coupe: LX-S, EX-L, EX, and Touring. The sedan version is covered elsewhere on this blog.
Some of the standard accessories available for the base Accord Coupe LX-S model include Bluetooth connectivity, sixteen-inch alloy wheels, a height-adjustable driver seat, a CD player, a four-speaker audio system, a rearview camera, LED taillights, automatic headlights, an auxiliary audio jack, a one-piece folding rear seat, a tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, cruise control, automatic dual-zone climate control, a 7.7” infotainment system, Pandora Internet radio control, and full power accessories.
Upgrading to the EX-L gets you features such as a four-way power passenger seat, driver-seat memory settings, power-folding mirrors, a sophisticated rearview camera, steering-wheel mounted shift paddles, a seven-speaker sound system, leather upholstery, heated front seats, dual exhaust tips, and a rearview auto-dimming mirror.
The 2017 Honda Accord Coupe Touring is the top-of-the-line trim model that comes fitted with LED headlights, a rear deck lid spoiler, nineteen-inch wheels, a navigation system, heated outboard rear seats, automatic wipers, and front and rear parking sensors.
2017 Honda Accord Coupe Engine Specs
The standard engine available for all the Honda Accord Coupes include a 2.4L four-cylinder engine that has the ability to crank out 185 horsepower and 181 lbs. ft. of torque. The mill comes hitched to either a standard six-speed manual or an optional CVT system. Expect the models equipped with the aforementioned engine to check in at 31 mpg of combined city/highway EPA rating.
There’s also a more powerful option – a 3.5L V6 engine – which Honda rates at 278 horsepower and 252 pounds-feet of torque. The EX-L V6 model should be expected to offer fuel consumption ratings of 18/28/22 mpg in the city/highway/combined.
The 2017 Honda Accord Coupe 0-60 mph with the V6 manual takes about 7.8 seconds, and 6.1 seconds for the Touring with a V6 engine.