The Honda Accord has been gracing American roads with its reliable and comfortable ride since 1976. When it first hit roads it was a modest compact car, but over the years it has grown in both size and capability. This capability often leads to making it onto top 10 lists for affordability and all around quality.
At Auction Direct USA there is a wide selection of used Honda Accords in Raleigh, NC. Three different generations of the sedan make up the inventory. The earliest comes from the seventh generation as a 2006 Honda Accord. This generation managed to find itself as one of the safest sedans on the road. 2006 six saw an improvement to horsepower and torque and available luxury-like options.
In 2008 the eighth generation was revealed and the Accord become even more spacious and powerful. The 4-cylinder engine now pumps out 177 hp and 161 lb-ft. of torque. The optional V6 pushes that even higher, to 272 hp and 254 lb-ft. of torque. The combined interior space of the Accord sits at 120 cu-ft. Other changes to the interior were less extensive.
The Accord reached its current generation in 2012 and saw another jump in power. The base engine now produces 185 hp and 181 lb-ft of torque. The technology of the Honda sedan was also improved upon, giving drivers an 8-inch touchscreen, backup camera and Bluetooth. Safety features were upgraded and became more active, allowing you to see in your blind spot and get a notification when you drift out of lanes or are about to be involved in a collision.
The Honda Accord is known for its longevity and reliable drive. And though it has seen a number of improvements over the years, the Accord has always been well built. The changes have made a great sedan even better. Getting the vehicle used helps you get a new vehicle that will last you years, for less than half the price of a new vehicle. You also won’t be surprised with any repairs, as Auction Direct ensures that each vehicle is up to par before going on the lot.
If the Accord is right for you, then come take a look at one of our three locations. Our sales team can go more into depth about each of these great vehicles and take you for a test drive. You can also call ahead to check availability and ask questions.