The all-new 2023 Honda Accord sedan was unveiled last month, and now Honda has unveiled a completely new feature for it: for the first time, Google services are integrated into the Japanese brand’s car. In particular, users will be able to download applications through Google Play, use the Google Assistant voice assistant and the Google Maps navigation system.
“Our multi-year partnership with Google in automotive technology has helped ensure Google’s built-in features are seamlessly integrated into the all-new 2023 Honda Accord.“, – said vice president of Honda America Jay Joseph (Jay Joseph).
In addition to implementing Google services, the 2023 Honda Accord infotainment system supports both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto interfaces. It is equipped with a 12.3-inch screen. And in the car there is a screen with a diagonal of 10.2 inches (as part of a digital instrument cluster), a 6-inch projection display, wireless charging for a smartphone, Bose acoustics with 12 speakers.
Recall that the base for the Honda Accord 2023 was a 1.5-liter turbocharged engine with a capacity of 192 hp. – they are equipped with versions LX and EX. All other vehicle configurations (Sport, EX-L, Sport-L and Touring) have a hybrid power plant with a 204 hp 2.0 engine. Sales of the 2023 Honda Accord in the US will start in January 2023.