2018 Honda Accord technology
An all-new Accord means a whole lot of exciting technology. See for yourself as we dive into the latest 2018 Honda Accord technology. We will talk about the sound system, infotainment system, and even the exciting new wireless technology that’s available in this Honda sedan.
4G LTE with in-car Wi-Fi
It was big news when Honda announced that it would offer 4G LTE on the 2018 Honda Odyssey. Now they are taking things a step further and including it on the all-new Honda Accord. Not only will this enable you to treat your car as a Wi-Fi hotspot once you sign up for a data plan, but now your Honda Accord can receive over-the-air system updates. The future is finally here.
The all-new Accord is also set to offer the next generation of HondaLink. New capabilities of this system include remote locking and unlocking, remote engine start, remote diagnostics, speed tracking, geofencing, roadside assistance, stolen vehicle tracking, and more.
Other available wireless features include automatic Bluetooth phone pairing with near field communication, wireless device charging, and more. The infotainment system even features Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility.
2018 Accord infotainment system
The new Accord features an all-new 8-inch Display Audio touchscreen that includes physical volume and tuning knobs. In addition to this infotainment touchscreen, the all-new Accord will also feature a 7-inch driver information screen.
2018 Accord sound systems
There are a variety of sound systems available on the all-new Accord, and they change depending on which trim level you choose. The LX trim gets a 4-speaker sound system that pumps out a modest 160 watts. If you upgrade to the Sport or EX trims, then you get upgraded sound too with 8 speakers and 180 watts. Finally, you can really crank the tunes at the EX-L and Touring trims with 10 speakers and 450 watts.
Does the latest Accord feature a heads up display?
Not only does the Accord employ two screens in the front row, but with a 6-inch heads-up display standard on the Touring trim, drivers will be more informed than ever. The heads-up display can show information such as speed, engine rpm, and more. It can even provide traffic sign recognition and turn-by-turn navigation.