A new Hybrid Honda Accord is all set see the light of day in Japan with a stupendous mileage of 29kmpl/ 68 miles per gallon. Endowed with such great mileage the new Accord would pose serious threat to Toyota Camry (23.2kmpl) and Crown (23.2) Hybrids.
Honda Hybrid Accord would get launched in the US in mid 2013 and would have a mileage of 20kmpl. We know you must be wondering why the difference in average? Well it is due to different drive cycles rules and regulations.
As per Green Car Congress Accord will have two-motor hybrid drive system as well as Accord Plug-In Hybrid.
It is being predicted that Honda would sell more than 10,000 units of Honda Accord in Japan.
The Nikkei reports that, the Accord Hybrid will likely sell for slightly more than 3 million yen. Honda is looking to move around 10,000 units a year. A plug-in Accord Hybrid that can be recharged from ordinary power outlets will also be released in June. This vehicle will be available only for leasing by businesses and municipalities.