The new Honda Accord will be launched in South Africa sometime in 2014. It will be offered with a choice of two in-line four-cylinder engines, and a range-topping V6. The entry-level 2,0-litre i-VTEC unit produces 115 kW of power, together with 192 N.m of torque.

The 2,4-litre i-VTEC engine has a rated maximum output of 129 kW, combined with a 225 Nm torque peak, while the 3,5-litre V6 produces a muscular 206 kW, linked to 339 N.m.