Year after year, Honda’s Accord remains among our picks for best sedan in the mid-size category. The legacy of Honda’s exceptional brilliance continues in the 2020 model of Honda Accord. The midsize sedan is offered in 3 powertrain choice. One of them is hybrid. You can match the 2 four cylinders with either manual transmission or slick shifting 10-speed automatic.
Over the years, Honda Accord has been known for its stunning handling capabilities and its monstrous chassis.
Trims and Pricing
Honda Accord 2020 comes in the following trims:
- LX: $24,800
- Hybrid: $26,400
- Sport: $27,460
- EX: $28,700
- EX-L: $31,200
- Touring: $37,030
Engine and Transmission
Honda has replaced the previous V6-engine with a turbocharged four-cylinder engine. All the reviews we collected on this update were positive.
LX, EX and Sports trim come with a 1.5-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine that delivers 192 hp at 5500 rpm and 192 lb-ft @ 1600 – 5000 rpm.
EX and Touring come with 2.0 litre turbocharged engine that delivers 252-horsepower @ 6500 rpm and 273 lb-ft of torque @ 1500-4000 rpm.
You can pair the 2-litre engine with either 8-speed or 10-speed transmission
The Honda Accord Touring trim paired with 10-speed automatic delivered 26 mpg-combined with 22 mpg-city and 32 mpg-highway.
Interior, Cargo and Features
The interior of Honda Accord 2020 is quite spacious, from a large cargo area to generous seating space. The finishing and design on the inside are pleasant and elegant with less vibrant and harmonious colours.
In touring trim, you will get heated and cooled leather seats (front), heated rear seats along with a head-up display.
The Cargo space in Honda Accord 2020 is 17 cubic feet which is quite generous for this class.
Lower trim levels come with a 7-inch touchscreen. You can also find Bluetooth and USB connectivity across all variants. If you want Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, you will have to buy at least one Sport trim.
Lower trims are equipped with four or eight speaker systems, while the upper trims have premium 10-speaker system.
Here are some frequently asked questions regarding the mid-size sedan:
- Can Honda Accord 2020 Tow?
Yes, the Honda Accord 2020 can tow up to 2,000 lbs. You can even tow a compact camper or a utility trailer. Just make sure the weight does not exceed the maximum towing capacity.
- Does Honda Accord 2020 come with leather seats?
In the lower trims, the standard upholstery is cloth. However, you can upgrade the cloth upholstery with leather upholstery. The higher trims in the Accord 2020 come with leather upholstery standard.
- Does Honda Accord 2020 come with AWD?
The Honda Accord 2020 comes with two-wheel drive which is a front-wheel drivetrain system. As of now, you won’t find an all-wheel drivetrain system in the Honda Accord 2020. Having said that, if you don’t have any extreme off-road needs, a FWD Accord will do fine for you since all the Honda vehicles come equipped with an array of safety features including Collision Mitigation Braking System, Road Departure Mitigation System, Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow, Lane Keeping Assist System and Traffic Sign Recognition (TSR)
Whether you want to buy a family-oriented vehicle, or you love agile and fast cars, the new Honda accord won’t disappoint you. So, coming back to the original question, that is should you buy a Honda Accord 2020?
The answer depends on your needs. If you are done with your research for instance you have a small family with no towing needs or off-road driving needs, then it could be a perfect vehicle for you.
If you usually drive on roads and highways and you are looking for a vehicle that is not only stylish and luxurious but also gives maximum performance then there is no other better option in this class than Honda Accord Ghana.