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Honda Accord: It does not look like the Civic.
After a few teasers released last month, Honda now offers us the secrets of the new Agreement. First observation: lovers of eccentric design of the Civic will be disappointed ...
Just look at the old and the new agreement side by side to see that the design has not really changed since 2003. Too bad because since the arrival of the latest Civic that looks like a spaceship, we expected to be more surprised by the news of the manufacturer.
But the fact that customers in this segment prefer the classical to the originality has probably pushed the Japanese designers to stay sober in their pencil stroke. The new Agreement is none the less a nice car that does not lack aggression, especially in its declination break.
Inside, Honda seems to have made good efforts on the quality of materials. The center console and gear lever raised are reminiscent of the Toyota Auris.
No fuss under the hood of the new agreement but a small update to the cartography for the arrival of the future Euro 5 emissions standards (2009). The engines take the opportunity to gain a few horses, the 2.0 CDTi increases from 140 to 150 hp and the 2.4 i-VTEC from 190 to 200 hp.
Chapter Technology, the new Accord has many security chip from the Honda Legend. Among the most impressive include the "Lane Keeping Assist System" that detects and corrects any unintended lane change the driver, or the "Collision Mitigation Brake System" which anticipates a collision by limiting the damage to the passengers.
The rates of the new Honda Accord have not yet been disclosed, but that could soon approach the opening of the Geneva Motor Show.
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According to a U.S. study, roll the shoulder to the door would be very harmful. If you ride regularly open windows and elbow resting on the door, he will have to change your habits. Research by the University of Washington in Seattle have shown that this practice would encourage the development of severe skin diseases, [...]