From the latest information, Honda will use more advanced safety on every upcoming model. The redesigned version 2022 Honda Accord is confirmed and it could be the first model that will introduce more safety.
The sensing bundles should including collision mitigation braking, forward collision warning, active lane-keeping assist, road departure mitigation, and adaptive cruise control, among others. Honda has just announced that all this will be standard on all models by 2022.
2022 Honda Accord Exterior
Honda has a plan to redesign all models by 2025. The upcoming 2022 Honda Accord will be the first model that will be redesigned. In terms of design, the forthcoming sedan will introduce further upgrades. Basically, we can expect a lower, more extensive, and more sturdy structure.
As you probably know, Honda Accord is considered as one of the best sedans on the market. The new model will definitely get a new face design that includes Chrome Wing Grille, Active Grille Shutter, and better aerodynamics. The side profile could be refreshed with more attractive 18-inch alloy wheels that enhance the appearance of this sedan. As for the rear end, buyers can expect Dual Chrome Exhaust Pipe and revised bumper.
As always, Honda provides great design inside. So, expect a more upscale and improved cabin. From the information that we heard, the next Accord will not depart significantly from the predecessor. Generally, there is no model in this segment that can beat Honda’s quality. Accord is very fun to drive and it offers excellent comfort. One thing that we like about this model is that it provides 16,7 cubic feet of cargo space, which is the best in class.
Like before, 2022 Accord is available in five trims: LX, Sport, EX, EX-L, and Touring. The low-entry model LX includes updated Honda Sensing, dual-zone automatic climate control, a multi-angle rearview camera, and a 7-inch LCD screen with Bluetooth and also 4-speaker audio system. Jumping to Touring trim, customers will get more premium features. Touring package is offered with ventilated front seats and heated rear seats, navigation, a head-up display, adaptive damper suspension, rain-sensing windshield wipers, wireless phone charger, and mobile hotspot.
2022 Honda Accord Under the Hood
We don’t expect any changes under the hood. The latest 2022 Honda Accord should be offered with the three engine options. Moreover, the entry-level model is equipped with a 1.5-liter turbocharged inline-4 that produces 192 horsepower and 192 lb-ft of torque. This mill is available on the trims (LX, Sport, EX, EX-L).
The second engine powers EX-L, Sport, Touring trims and it consists of a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 delivering 252 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. This engine uses a 10-speed automatic transmission. Lastly, the Accord Hybrid is the most efficient sedan. It uses 2.0-liter inline-4 + AC Synchronous Permanent-Magnet Electric Motor. Thanks to this combination, the hybrid makes 212 combined horsepower and 232 lb-ft of torque. Unlike the previous engine, this one will be available with a CVT automatic.
Release Date and Price
The release date of 2022 Honda Accord could happen next year. From the latest information, the new sedan should bring plenty of improvements. This model is trendy in the sedan segment and is also very affordable.
The base LX model starts little less than $25,000, while the hybrid one is just below the Touring model that starts at $37,000.