2009 Honda Accord sedan boasts of superior engineering and safety encapsulated in a stylish interior and exterior design. Honda Accord 2009 American specification comes in Accord LX, Accord LX-P, Accord EX, and Accord EX-L models. Read overview of 2010 Honda Accord sedan.
Honda Accord 2009 receives power from a 2.4 litre DOHC i-VTEC 16 valve inline four-cylinder engine capable of delivering up to 190hp at 7000rpm. Honda Accord 2.4 litre comes with 5-speed manual or 5-speed automatic transmission system. If you need more power, Honda Accord EX and EX-L models may also come with a 3.5 litre 24-valve SOHC i-VTEC V6 engine capable of 270hp at 6200rpm. The V6 engine is mated with a 5-speed automatic transmission system.
Honda Accord 2009 has a 4-wheel Anti-lock Braking System ABS with Electronic Brake-force Distribution EBD and Brake Assist BA for smooth driving and safer braking. Honda Accord has Vehicle Stability Control VSA with traction control. Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems TPMS provided for all tyres continuously monitors tyre pressure and alert driver before tyre pressure reduces significantly.
Honda Accord ranks high on safety with all safety features being standard in all models. Safety airbags fitted include Dual Stage, Dual-Threshold SRS front airbags, Side Curtain airbags, and Dual-Chamber front side airbags with Passenger-side Occupant Position Detection System OPDS.
All Honda Accord models are fitted with 3-point seat belts in all seating positions with Automatic Tensioning System, Adjustable Seat belt anchors, and Seat Belt Reminder for front seats. Other safety features standard in all Honda Accord models include dual-side impact door beams, immobilizer theft-deterrent system, child latch and anchor, childproof rear door locks.
For driving comfort and convenience, Honda Accord is fitted with an Air conditioning and filtration system for all models except for Accord EX-L and EX-L V6, which feature Dual-Zone Automatic Climate control instead. Honda Accord is fitted with AM/FM/CD audio system with RDS and 6-speakers in Accord LX and LX-P models. Honda Accord EX models adds a 6-CD changer while 2009 Accord EX-L models add 7-speakers and a subwoofer audio system.
Honda Accord has power windows for all models except LX models. Some more standard features include cruise control, rear window defogger, power door locks, remote entry system, Variable intermittent windshield wipers, and speed sensitive volume control.
Honda Accord has excellent fuel economy with EPA mileage estimates of about 22 miles per gallon mpg city and 31mpg highway for manual transmission and about 21mpg city and 30mpg highway for automatic transmission. Honda Accord V6 models are equipped with Variable Cylinder Management VCM system, which activates or deactivates only as many engine cylinders as is required to deliver just the amount of power required and offering fuel savings.
More specifications and features of Honda Accord 2009:
- Digital Odometer and digital trip meters
- Programming Auto-locking Doors
- Electronic Remote Trunk Release with Lock
- Remote Fuel Filler Door Release
- Seating capacity: 5
- 16-inch wheels (in Honda Accord LX models)
- 16-inch alloy wheels (in Honda Accord LX-P only)
- Multipoint Fuel Injection system
- fog light (in Honda Accord V6 only)
- One-touch power moonroof with tilt feature (missing in LX/LX-P)
- Security System (missing in LX models)
- Driver and Front Passenger Active Head Restraint
- Drive-by-Wire Throttle System
- Fuel tank capacity: 70 litres
- 17-inch alloy wheels (in Honda Accord EX/EX-L)
- Active Noise Cancellation ANC
- Direct Ignition System with Immobiliser
- Maintenance Minder System
- Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System with Voice Recognition and Bluetooth HandsFreeLink
This review is based on Honda Accord 2009 American specification. For more information on Honda Accord, visit worldwide Honda website at world.honda.com
The Honda Place (THP) Nigeria Limited and Globe motors are authorised auto dealers for Honda brands in Nigeria. Honda models bought from accredited Honda dealers in Nigeria come with three-year warranty and three free services.
Honda Accord Auto financing is available from FirstBank plc (Stallion motors) and Union Bank (Globe Motors). Honda Accord auto finance involves paying 10% down payment and off setting the balance over a 60 months or 48 months period.
Visit our Honda Authorised distributor page for a list of Honda dealers locations (address and/or phone number) in Nigeria.
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