How Safe is the new 2018 Honda Accord?

March 14th, 2018 by

The 2018 Honda Accord offers drivers near Denver, CO a sophisticated and stylish sedan that features new turbocharged engine options, a number of high-tech interior offerings and impressive fuel efficiency. Perhaps most notable about the new Accord, however, is the abundance of safety technology drivers will find across all trim levels. Keep reading to learn about the safe and secure new 2018 Honda Accord from Planet Honda!

2018 Honda Accord Safety Features

The 2018 Honda Accord was designed with safety and security in mind, featuring Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ Body Structure with Advanced Front Airbags, SmartVent® Front Side Airbags, Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover Sensor, Driver’s and Front Passenger’s Knee Airbags.

All trim levels of the 2018 Honda Accord include the innovative Honda Sensing® suite of safety technology. These high-tech driver-assistance features include Collision Mitigation Braking System™, Road Departure Mitigation System, Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow, Lane Keeping Assist System and Traffic Sign Recognition.

The 2018 Honda Accord was named a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institue for Highway Safety (IIHS) thanks to ‘Good’ ratings in five crashworthiness tests (small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength and head restraints & seats), and a ‘Superior’ front crash prevention grade.

How To Use Apple CarPlay in the 2018 Honda Accord

The need to stay connected to your smartphone is greater than ever, and fortunately for drivers, the new 2018 Honda Accord offers drivers and passengers the ability to connect their smartphone with the Accord model’s Display Audio infotainment system. The Display Audio infotainment system is compatible with Android Auto® and Apple CarPlay™. With Apple CarPlay™, you’ll have hands-free access to your iPhone’s functions and features through your Honda Accord model’s Display Audio infotainment system. You’ll be able to utilize your smartphone safely by using voice commands.

Other safety features included on all 2018 Accord models include Vehicle Stability Assist™ with Traction Control, Brake Assist, Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Dynamic Guidelines, LED Daytime Running Lights, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, and Auto High-Beam Headlights.

Blind Spot Information System with Cross Traffic Monitor is available on Sport models and is offered as standard equipment on EX, EX-L and Touring models. A Head-Up Display unit is also included as standard equipment on Touring models of the Accord.

2018 Honda Accord Golden, CO

For more information about the 2018 Honda Accord, contact us or stop down to Planet Honda of Golden, CO and talk to a member of our knowledgeable team. Schedule a test drive of the new Accord today!

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