Honda announced the launch of sales of the new generation Inspire sedanJuly 23, 2018
The well-known auto concern Honda named the approximate start time for sales of the new Inspire sedan, which was first presented this spring in the framework of the car dealership in Beijing.
It is safe to say that the novelty is a new generation of Honda Accord. The Inspire version was produced for the car market of Japan from 1989 to 2012. Soon, a sedan with a similar name will reach China. It is planned that in October.
At present, the Honda Accord of the tenth generation can already be purchased in the automotive market of the Middle Kingdom, its release is arranged at the joint factory GAC and Honda.
The updated version of Honda Inspire has received a new look from the manufacturer. The exterior design is different from its predecessor by the appearance of a radiator grille, modified bumpers and tail lights. The dimensions of the two models are the same. The length is 4 910 mm, the width is 1,862 mm, the height is 1,450 mm, the wheelbase is 2,830 mm.
Among other things, the updated version will be put on the conveyor at another joint venture Dongfeng and Honda. Under the hood, the new sedan will receive from its creators a 1.5-liter 194-hp turbo engine paired with a 6-speed manual transmission or CVT variator.
The press service of the brand does not even mention the approximate cost of its novelty. To date, the 10-th Accord in China costs from 169,800 to 279,800 yuan, depending on the configuration.
In addition, Honda seriously took up the development of the electric segment of its own cars. According to preliminary plans, two-thirds of cars will get some degree of electrification by the year 2030. To this end, Honda and General Motors have entered into a bilateral multi-year agreement. Within the framework of this agreement, the companies will develop technologies and create new generation battery batteries.