2017 Honda Accord vs 2016 Honda Accord

It is safe to say that the Accord has been a standard in the mid-size segment for quite some time. The Accord offers safety, versatility, reliability, and style. All Accords come generously equipped with a host of features that highlight comfort and connectivity for its passengers. The 2017 Honda Accord vs 2016 Honda Accord are both impressive vehicles with many options for customisation and upgrades. But the 2017 iteration of the Accord will be available in a value-packed new Sport Special Edition trim. As well as the additional trim level, the 2017 year sees the re-release of the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid, offering even more fuel-efficiency in the already efficient vehicle.

In the new trim level, the 2017 Honda Accord Sport Special Edition will receive unique features including leather seats with red stitching, heated seats, and a “Special Edition” badge on its exterior. Plus, the 2017 edition of the Accord carries on the availability of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The 2016 Honda Accord was the first model to have these available features, but the 2017 model will once again offer these technology upgrades. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto give drivers a unique way to access functions such as making phone calls, sending messages, accessing apps, streaming music and much more.

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2017 Honda Accord vs 2016 Honda Accord
7 Trim Levels 6
5 Seating 5
2.4L Engine 2.4L
185 hp Horsepower 185 hp

2017 Honda Accord vs 2016 Honda Accord Remain Favored Mid-Size Car

No matter the year, the Accord is an exceptional car. The choice between the two years will be ultimately up to you. While there aren’t stark differences between the two, minor subtleties can make a big impact on the individual buying the car. You can still choose between a four door sedan and a two door coupe for the 2017 year just like in the 2016 Honda Accord. Its combination of comfort, features, safety ratings, driving dynamics, and value make it a standout vehicle. Here are some of the standard and available features you could have in the new 2017 Honda Accord:

Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Dynamic Guidelines
Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
Auto High-Beam Headlights
12-Volt Power Outlets (front and center console)
Electronic Remote Trunk Release
HomeLink® Remote System

For 2017, the Honda Accord will, once again, offer stellar safety technology. Honda Sensing suite of driver assist technologies will be available on the 2017 Honda Accord to help drivers avoid potential accidents. These technologies include the Collision Mitigation Braking System, the Lane Departure Warning, the Forward Collision Warning and the Road Departure Mitigation Braking System. Sensible in safety and in fuel economy, the 2017 Honda Accord is a good choice for drivers who value reliability, sensibility, and a fun-to-drive nature.

Drivers wishing to learn more about technology or safety specifics, as well as other capabilities and options of the 2017 Honda Accord are welcomed to Heather Cannon Honda. We encourage you to speak with one of our sales team members if you would like to have any questions answered. Then don’t forget the most important determinant -- taking the latest Accord for a test drive.

2017 Honda Accord Exterior View in Black Rear End View
2017 Honda Accord Interior Technology and View of Front Seats in Black
2017 honda Accord Available Technology
2017 Honda Accord Front End Exterior View of Headlights