The 2012 Honda Accord EX-L, V6 continues to be a well-rounded family sedan. Commendable are its’ spacious accommodations front and rear, an excellent driving position, great driver visibility and mostly simple controls. Standard is their powertrain, a 177 horsepower, 2.4 liter, four cylinder engine and a five speed automatic transmission system that is smooth and refined. Responsive handling and a supple, well controlled riding experience are there.
Through the city, you’ll attain 20 miles to the gallon of fuel and on the freeways, you’ll be in the area of 30 miles per gallon of petrol with a savings of $1,876.00 to be appreciated over a year’s time. Driving these automobiles is a positive experience and there are many more features of their standard properties. Including front and rear stabilizer bars, an immobilizer theft deterrent system, on and off headlights, fog lights and their maintenance minder system. The Homelink system is available along with an exterior temperature gauge, a cruise control system and some attractive floor mats.
Comfortable are heated front seats, powered windows and door locks, an illuminated visor vanity mirror, a tilt and telescopic steering column and some automatic dimming rear view mirrors. Safety concerns are addressed through driver’s and front passenger’s dual stage air bags, driver’s and front passenger’s side air bags, side curtain air bags and a vehicle stability assist element.
That interior cabin is visually impressive and comfortable as well as being effective when muffling and absorbing exterior vibrations and noises. There are leather trimmed seating surfaces and a leather wrapped steering wheel. There’s a 270 watt am/fm stereo system that is included in their entertainment packages along with six capacity compact disc player, an MP3 player and all of which composes their Honda Premium Audio system that is dispersed through seven well placed speakers.
A dual zone climate control system regulates your internal environment and being priced in the low 30K’s appears to be affordable for many first time buyers and new families. There’s a host of warranties and other assistance packages that can be reassuring 24/7/365 days a year.
ENGINE: 2.4 LITER
TRANSMISSION: FIVE SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
FUEL REQUIREMENT: REGULAR
BRAKES: FOUR WHEEL DISC BRAKES
SUSPENSION: FRONT DOUBLE WISHBONE SUSPENSION, REAR MULTI- LINK SUSPENSION
STEERING: RACK AND PINION POWER STEERING
WHEELS: 17” X 7.5” ALLOY WHEELS
TIRES: P225/50R17 ALL SEASON TIRES