2015 Honda Accord Coupe


The 2015 Honda Accord Coupe


Being a highly-sought after family sedan for nearly three decades is no easy feat, but not all vehicles in this class have been made by the genius minds behind the Honda Accord series. For almost 30 years now, the Accord has garnered high praises and recommendations from both industry experts and consumers. And with the release of the 2015 Honda Accord Coupe, this reputation has been strengthened all the more.

As what you can expect from Honda, one of the key components of the Accord’s success can be found under the hood. Even with the Japanese car brand’s four-cylinder engines, you can expect a very impressive combination of power, fuel efficiency, and performance.

Furthermore, the value and the comfort rating of the Honda Accord series continues to go upward with the 2015 lineup. The supportive seating, spacious headroom, roomy legroom – all of which are present in both the front and the rear areas – also help boost this Coupe model to the top.

And that’s not including the standard features come in a generous number, even with just the base model. For the base 2015 Honda Accord Coupe, you can already enjoy dual-zone automatic climate control, a rearview camera, and even iPod/USB integration. These are amenities that you can get from other cars, though you would have to pay extra for them.

Of course, the Honda Accord is not perfect, no Coupe, or any other vehicle class, has produced such a product yet. However, if you add all the benefits that the 2015 Honda Accord Coupe has to offer, plus the fact that you can expect hassle-free ownership of it, what you have is a car that can satisfy most, if not all of your needs and preferences.

Styles, Trims, and Options

The 2015 Honda Accord Coupe comes with four trim options for its four-cylinder-engine-toting models. These include the “LX-S,” the “EX,” the EX-L,” and the “EX-L with Navi” trims. You can also opt for a V6-engine-equipped version, which can be in the form of either the V6-touting EX-L or EX-L with Navi.

For the base trim, some of the features you can expect include a 16-inch alloy wheels, full power amenities, dual-zone automatic climate control, cruise control, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, height-adjustable driver seat, a rearview camera, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, folding rear seat, 8” infotainment display, 4-speaker sound system complete with a CD player, Pandora Internet radio control, iPod/USB audio interface, and an auxiliary audio jack.

The 2015 Accord LX-S Coupe gets most of its functionalities from the LX trim, however, you get bigger wheels; an inch bigger than the lower level trim. In addition, you also get heated mirrors, keyless ignition, keyless entry, a power driver seat, a sunroof, and a leather-clad steering wheel. For safety, the Honda's LaneWatch blind-spot display has been equipped. Entertainment is made better with a six-speaker sound system.

Opting for the V6-powered Accord Coupe EX-L trim has almos the same amenties, but the vehicle comes with a bigger set of 18” wheels.

Engines and Performance

All of the 2015 Honda Accords, both the Coupe and the sedan versions in the front-wheel drive system. Most of them come equipped with the 2.4L, inline 4-cylinder engine, which has a horsepower rating of 185 and a torque rating of 181 pound-feet.

In terms of transmission, the standard for the above-mentioned Accords is the 6-speed manual transmission. If you want a CVT, you can get this as an alternative for any of the 4-cylinder EX-L trims, which have them as their standard transmission. The CVT gives exceptional mileage, whether you drive it in the city or in the highway. Of course, with the Sport trim’s stats, you can expect even more miles of it.

The 2015 Honda Accord Coupe is also made available with a 3.5-liter V6 engine. This powertrain is capable of generating up to 278 horses and 252 pound-feet of torque. Again, fuel efficiency is good, with the vehicle garnering a good rating from the EPA.

Reliability and Safety

Honda has, and hopefully, will always be known for its outstanding reliability and safety. These exceptional qualities continue to manifest in the 2015 Accord Coupe, which are other main reasons why many experts and motorists who own one are very satisfied with their choice.

All of the 2015 Accord Coupes come with great standard safety features, including antilock disc brakes, active front head restraints, stability and traction control, front seat side and side curtain airbags. Another standard safety technology is the rearview camera.

In the event that you need more safety components on the new vehicle you are going to purchase, then opt for a higher level trim for the 2015 Accord Coupe. Doing so is going to get you the additional blind-spot warning system, the forward-collision warning system, and the lane-departure warning system.

On the EX and higher level trims, the LaneWatch blind-spot system has been made standard. With this addition, you get an 8” screen display that automatically switches to both low and wide views of your passenger side whenever you engag the righ turn signal. Additionally, there is going to be a camera on the right side mirror, which makes it easier for you to make the turn.

The Bottom Line

All in all, the 2015 Honda Accord Coupe, like its predecessors is an outstanding piece of machine worth the investment.

If you wish to know more about the 2015 Accord Coupe, take a look at the available options, and test drive one for yourself, now is the best time to do it. With the help of the expert, friendly, and well-trained staff at the Honda of Joliet, you can make the right choice when it comes to purchasing a new vehicle, particularly the latest Accord Coupe models.

So, give Honda of Joliet a well deserved call now. Better yet, visit them in Illinois as soon as you can to find out for yourself just how the 2015 Honda Accord Coupe may be up to your standards. Whether you are a resident of Joliet, Montgomery, or any other area of Illinois, you can rest assure that you’ll get the help you need.

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