HONDA ACCORD 2.0i-VTEC

top-of-the-class Honda Accord

aggressive poise

great rear-end too

 

 

 

Engine & Transmission

 

 

Type

Water-cooled 4-stroke SOHC i-VTEC 16-valve in-line 4-cylinder

 

Engine size (cm3)

1997

 

Fuel supply system

PGM-Fi (Programmed fuel injection)

 

Bore x stroke (mm)

81.0 x 96.9

 

Compression ratio

10.6 : 1

 

Maximum power output (kW)

115

 

kW rev/min (rpm)

6300

 

Maximum torque (Nm)

192

 

Nm rev/min (rpm)

4300

 

Turbo charger

No

 

Valves per cylinder

4

 

Catalytic converter

3-way

 

CO2 emission

178g/km

 

Drive

Front

 

Limited slip differential

No

 

Gearbox type

5-sp automatic

 

Manual R244,900 Automatic R257,900

 

the gutsy 2 litre VTEC mill

 

Thanks to Joeline Dobrowski and the team at Honda South Africa for the drive,

The Accord is not the sharpest tool in the shed, but still a great, elegant car.