The Japanese based automaker Honda has recently released the very first details on the 2014 Accord Plug-in Hybrid, which has been described as “the most fuel-efficient sedan in America”.
According to the car manufacturer, the 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid can completely recharge its battery when depleted in approximately three hours when using a 120 volt outlet, but the time can be reduced to less than an hour with the optional 240 volt charger. The 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid has been rated by the EPA at 115 MPGe and with the petrol engine activated, the model can return 47 / 46 / 46 mpg in city / highway / combined.
The model is coming with a two-motor hybrid system, made out of a 2.0 liter Atkinson cycle engine, an electric motor with 166 HP (124 kW) and a 6.7 kWh lithium-ion battery pack. This setup is allowing the 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid to travel on electricity alone for up to 21 km (13 miles). The 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid has been named “the most fuel-efficient sedan in America” by its creators and the model is now available for sale across the country starting at 39,780 USD.