Buy 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid
The 2014 Accord Hybrid further advances Honda's commitment to gasoline-electric hybrid powertrains as a critical technology for reducing fuel consumption and CO2 emissions from its automobile products. Honda introduced America's first hybrid automobile, the first-generation Insight, in December 1999; the first hybrid version of an existing mass-market vehicle, the Civic Hybrid, in 2002; the world's first mass-produced V-6 hybrid car, the first-generation Accord Hybrid, in 2004; the world's most affordable hybrid car, the second-generation Insight, in 2009; and the first affordable sporty hybrid car, the CR-Z, in 2010.
buy 2014 honda accord hybrid
The 2014 Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid and Accord Hybrid models are covered by a separate review; they use a lean 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, plus lithium-ion battery pack and a new two-motor hybrid system that can operate in three different modes, including full-electric operation. Altogether, it's EPA-rated at 50 mpg city. The only sacrifice in packaging (and functionality) is that you get a bit less cargo space.
The 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid is covered by a 3-year/36,000-mile Limited Vehicle Warranty, a 5-year/60,000-mile Powertrain Limited Warranty, and a 5-year/unlimited-mile Corrosion Limited Warranty. The hybrid battery pack is covered by a 8-year/100,000-mile or 10-year/150,000 mile limited warranty, depending on the state of purchase/registration.
And like the few other plug-in hybrids available,the Accord Plug-in has a relatively short electric range, only 13 miles according to Honda. The Toyota Prius Plug-in also claims a 13-mile electric range, while Ford boasts 21 miles for its C-Max Energi . The Chevrolet Volt gets 34 miles, although GM classifies that car as a range-extended electric vehicle.
Industry experts at KBB.com named the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid ( -hybrid/) and the 2014 Honda Civic Natural Gas ( -natural-gas/) to their annual list of the 10 Best Green Cars. The editors at Kelley Blue Book were impressed by the Accord Hybrid's superb driving experience and class-leading fuel economy ratings and by the Civic Natural Gas' use of a domestically sourced, clean-burning fuel.
The 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid EX-L. Having previously whiffed on the hybrid front, Honda has returned with better technology that makes for a better hybrid, especially when fitted to the latest, acclaimed redesign of the Accord sedan. 041b061a72