Published November 10 2013


By Robert Léger



Honda Accord Hybrid is ideal

The full Accord experience with a fraction of the fuel

The 2013 Canadian Car of the Year just got even easier to love. As the most fuel-efficient 4-door sedan in its segment, the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid is ideal for anyone who craves the innovative performance and design of the Accord with the economical benefits of a hybrid. At its heart you’ll find a 124-kilowatt (kW) electric motor combined with the all-new 2.0-litre DOHC i-VTEC Atkinson cycle 4-cylinder engine with Electronic-Continuously Variable Transmission (E-CVT), delivering surprising pep and exceptional fuel economy. Not only that, the engine tailors itself to your trip by switching between EV drive, Hybrid drive and Engine drive modes. Keep your surroundings in focus with LaneWatchTM blind spot displayand the multi-angle rear-view camera2, while the available Lane Departure Warning8 and Forward Collision Warning4systems offer extra measures of caution. The striking exterior boasts exclusive styling points such as a unique wheel design, deck lid spoiler, LED daytime running lights, available projector-beam LED headlights and blue-accented grille and light lenses. Stay in touch with HondaLinkTM5,11,12 on the i-MID display and feast your ears on the rich sounds of your cloud-based media through the available 7 speaker audio system. With so much to offer both driver and environment, the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid is a win on every front.