Car reviews - Honda - Accord Euro - sedan
Honda produces another winner with its second-generation Accord Euro
18 Jul 2008
WE’VE heard it all before and we’ll hear it all again. Car companies saying they benchmarked their latest model against the BMW 3 Series – funny how it’s never the Kia Credos – and so it is with the all-new Accord Euro. So where does the all-new Honda sedan fit in the New World Order? If the tactile Ford Mondeo drives like a cut-price BMW and the Mazda6 has the roundedness of a Mercedes, then the base Euro II is all about detail and finesse – much like an Audi, you might say, but at Skoda prices. Ladies and gentlemen, at $32,990 plus on-roads, prepare to be impressed by the base model.
Model release date: 1 June 2008 to 1 February 2015
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Honda Accord EuroReleased: June 2003
Ended: May 2008
Family Tree: Accord Euro
THIS was a breath of fresh air for Honda. After generations of fat, American-focussed Accords, the Accord Euro felt like the fit, exquisitely engineered Japanese-made prestige sedan we always expected the series to be.
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