TORRANCE, California — The upgraded 2016 Honda Accord sedan will arrive at Honda dealerships August 19, priced at $22,925, including an $820 destination charge. There is no price increase on the base 2016 Accord LX compared to the 2015 model.
The revised 2016 Honda Accord coupe follows shortly, with a showroom debut set for August 26. The 2016 Accord coupe is priced at $24,595, including shipping, also reflecting no price increase compared to the 2015 model.
The 2016 Accord sedan with a 3.5-liter V6 engine and six-speed automatic transmission is priced at $31,465, including shipping, reflecting a $150 price increase. The 2016 Accord coupe with a 3.5-liter V6 and six-speed manual transmission starts at $31,745, including shipping, for a $150 price increase.
The 2016 Accord sedan and coupe are available with Honda Sensing, an optional package of autonomous safety and driver-assist systems. They include a forward-collision warning, collision-mitigation braking system, lane-departure warning, lane-keeping assist, road-departure mitigation and adaptive cruise control.
Honda is calling the 2016 Accord the most "high-tech" version ever.
The 2016 Accord LX sedan with a continuously variable transmission (CVT) and the new Honda Sensing starts at $24,725, including shipping.
The 2016 Accord LX coupe with a CVT and Honda Sensing starts at $26,445, including shipping.
Honda Sensing is standard on the high-end Touring trim level.
The top-of-the-line 2016 Accord Touring sedan with a 3.5-liter V6 engine and six-speed automatic transmission starts at $35,400, including shipping.
The top-of-the-line 2016 Accord Touring coupe with a 3.5-liter V6 engine and six-speed automatic transmission starts at $34,945, including shipping.
The 2016 Accords are equipped with carryover powertrains.
The base model gets a direct-injected 2.4-liter inline four-cylinder engine and either a base six-speed manual transmission or CVT.
Exterior changes to the 2016 Accords include a new standard aluminum hood, LED taillights and restyled front and rear fascias.
Edmunds says: Car shoppers will be pleased to see there is not a price increase on the base 2016 Accord LX models and minimal increases across the lineup, even with several new safety and technology enhancements.