Spy Shots: facelift for the China-made Honda Accord

Spy Shots: facelift for the China-made Honda Accord

Spy Shots showing a fancy new facelift for the China-made Honda Accord sedan, featuring a heavily chromed grille and a new bumper section. The facelifted Accord will debut on the Beijing Auto Show in April and launch on the Chinese car market soon thereafter.

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The current China-made Honda Accord, basically the same car as the North American Accord and manufactured in China by the Guangzhou-Honda joint venture. Price starts at 179.800 yuan and ends at 298.800 yuan. Engines: 155hp 2.0, 186hp 2.4, and a 261hp 3.0.

The facelifted Honda Accord will loose the 3.0, it has become too expensive under the new anti-big-engine Chinese tax regime. This means price range will start at about 180.000 and end around 230.000 yuan. There are no plans yet for a 2.0 turbo or any other stronger small-displacement engine.

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Another look at the facelifted car. The front is heavy on the with the shiny grille and the huge black holes underneath it.

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The rear is modest in comparison. Lights are just small enough for 2016 and they are connected by the almost obligatory shiny strip.

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It should be fined for unnecessary fugliness. Shame on you, Honda!

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[…] Spy Shots: facelift for the China-produced Honda Accord Spy Shots showing a fancy new facelift for the China-made Honda Accord sedan, featuring a heavily chromed grille and a new bumper part. The facelifted Accord will debut on the Beijing Automobile Demonstrate in April and launch on the Chinese car market place soon&nbsp… Read through much more on CarNewsChina […]