2012 Honda Accord Specifications and Features


Accord Sedan Accord Coupe
ENGINEERING LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
Engine Type In-Line 4-Cylinder In-Line 4-Cylinder V-6 In-Line 4-Cylinder V-6
Engine Block/Cylinder Head Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy
Displacement (L / cc) 2.4 / 2354 2.4 / 2354 3.5 / 3471 2.4 / 2354 3.5 / 3471
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net) 177 @ 6500 190 @ 7000 271 @ 6000-6200 190 @ 7000 271 @ 6000-6200 (5AT)
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm) 161 @ 4300 162 @ 4400 254 @ 5000 162 @ 4400 254 @ 5000 / 251 @ 5000 (6MT)





271 @ 6200 (6MT)
Redline 6800 7100 6800 7100 6800
Bore and Stroke (mm) 87 x 99 87 x 99 89 x 93 87 x 99 89 x 93
Compression Ratio
10.5 : 1 10.5 : 1 10.5 : 1 10.5 : 1 10.5 : 1 (5AT) / 10.0: 1 (6MT)
Valvetrain 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC® 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC® 24-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC® 24-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® (5AT)





24-Valve SOHC VTEC® (6MT)
High-Performance Intake Manifold



6MT
Multi-Point Fuel Injection
Drive-by-Wire™ Throttle System
Variable Cylinder Management™ (VCM®)


5AT
Active Noise Cancellation™ (ANC)
5AT
CARB Emissions Rating ULEV-2†/PZEV** ULEV-2†/PZEV** ULEV-2† ULEV-2†/PZEV** ULEV-2†
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer
100K +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups*
* Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. Will vary with driving conditions. Please see your Honda dealer for details.



** AT 4-cylinder models are PZEV-rated in California and states that have adopted California Zero-Emission Vehicle regulations.
† MT and V-6 models are ULEV-2-rated in all 50 states.









TRANSMISSIONS LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
5-Speed Manual Transmission LX EX
LX-S/EX
Gear Ratios: 1st: 3.267, 2nd: 1.778, 3rd: 1.154, 4th: 0.870, 5th: 0.647, Reverse: 3.583, Final Drive Ratio: 4.39
Close-Ratio 6-Speed Manual Transmission (available)



Gear Ratios: 1st: 3.933, 2nd: 2.478, 3rd: 1.700, 4th: 1.250, 5th: 0.976, 6th: 0.771, Reverse: 4.008, Final Drive Ratio: 3.55





5-Speed Automatic Transmission Available (LX) Available (EX)
Available (LX-S/EX)
Gear Ratios: 1st: 2.652, 2nd: 1.517 (LX/LX-P), 1.614 (LX-S/EX/EX-L), 3rd: 1.037 (LX/LX-P), 1.082 (LX-S/EX/EX-L), 4th: 0.738 (LX/LX-P), 0.773 (LX-S/EX/EX-L), 5th: 0.537, Reverse: 2.000, Final Drive Ratio: 4.44 Standard (LX-P/SE) Standard (EX-L) Standard (EX-L)



5-Speed Automatic Transmission


with Paddle Shifters (5AT)
Gear Ratios: 1st: 2.697, 2nd: 1.606, 3rd: 1.071, 4th: 0.766, 5th: 0.538, Reverse: 1.889, Final Drive Ratio: 4.31










Accord Sedan Accord Coupe
BODY/SUSPENSION/CHASSIS LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
Unit-Body Construction
Double Wishbone Front Suspension
Independent Multi-Link Rear Suspension
Stabilizer Bar (mm, front/rear) 26.5 / 13.0 26.5 / 13.0 26.5 / 14.0 26.5 / 15.0 27.2 / 15.0
Front Shock Tower Bar
Variable Gear Ratio (VGR) Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 2.56 2.56 2.56 2.56 2.48
Steering Ratio 13.08 13.08 13.08 13.08 13.26
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft) 37.7 37.7 37.7 37.1 38.6
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Solid Rear Disc Brakes (in) 11.1 / 11.1 11.8 / 11.1 11.8 / 11.1 11.1 / 11.1 (LX-S) 11.8 / 11.1





11.8 / 11.1 (EX/EX-L)

Wheels, in. 16x6.5 with Full Covers (LX) 17x7.5 Alloy 17x7.5 Alloy 17x7.5 Alloy 18x8 Alloy


16x6.5 Alloy (LX-P/SE)




All-Season Tires P215/60 R16 94H P225/50 R17 93V P225/50 R17 93V P225/50 R17 93V P235/45 R18 94V
Compact Spare Tire T135/80 D16 101M T135/80 D16 101M T135/80 D16 101M T135/80 D16 101M T135/80 D16 101M






EXTERIOR MEASUREMENTS LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
Wheelbase (in) 110.2 110.2 110.2 107.9 107.9
Length (in) 194.9 194.9 194.9 191.0 191.0
Height (in) 58.1 58.1 58.1 56.4 56.4
Width (in) 72.7 72.7 72.7 72.8 72.8
Track (in, front/rear) 62.6 / 62.6 62.2 / 62.2 62.2 / 62.2 62.2 / 62.2 62.2 / 62.3
Curb Weight (lbs, MT/AT) 3216 / 3279 (LX) 3311 / 3375 (EX) NA / 3558 (EX-V-6) 3184 / 3254 (LX-S) NA / 3531 (5AT)


NA / 3287 (LX-P)
NA / 3421 (EX-L)
NA / 3593 (EX-L V-6) 3238 / 3306 (EX) NA / 3543 (5AT w/Navi)

NA / 3300 (SE)
NA / 3433 (EX-L w/Navi)
NA / 3605 (EX-L V-6 w/Navi) NA / 3336 (EX-L) 3410 / NA (6MT)




NA / 3347 (EX-L w/Navi) 3423 / NA (6MT w/Navi)
Weight Distribution, % front/rear MT 59/41 59/41
60/40 62/38
Weight Distribution, % front/rear AT 60/40 60/40 62/38 60/40 62/38







Accord Sedan Accord Coupe
INTERIOR MEASUREMENTS
LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
Headroom (in, front/rear) 41.4 / 38.5

39.1 / 35.9 (LX-S)
Headroom with Moonroof (in, front/rear)
39.0 / 37.2 39.0 / 37.2 37.4 / 35.1 (EX/EX-L) 37.4 / 35.1
Legroom (in, front/rear) 42.5 / 37.2 42.5 / 37.2 42.5 / 37.2 42.2 / 33.1 42.2 / 33.1
Shoulder Room (in, front/rear) 58.2 / 56.4 58.2 / 56.4 58.2 / 56.4 58.4 / 54.5 58.4 / 54.5
Hiproom (in, front/rear) 56.6 / 54.3 56.6 / 54.3 56.6 / 54.3 56.4 / 46.3 56.4 / 46.3
Cargo Volume (cu ft) 14.7 14.7 14.7 11.9 11.9
Passenger Volume (cu ft) 106.0 101.0 101.0 92.1 (LX-S) 89.7 (EX/EX-L) 89.7
Seating Capacity 5 5 5 5 5






EPA MILEAGE ESTIMATES*/CAPACITIES LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
5-Speed Manual (City/Highway/Combined) 23 / 34 / 27 23 / 34 / 27
23 / 32 / 26
6-Speed Manual (City/Highway/Combined)



17 / 26 / 21
5-Speed Automatic (City/Highway/Combined) 23 / 34 / 27 23 / 34 / 27 20 / 30 / 24 22 / 33 / 26 19 / 29 / 23
Crankcase (qt) 5.6 5.6 5.3 5.6 5.3
Coolant System (qt, MT/AT) 8.6 / 8.5 8.6 / 8.5 NA / 9.1 8.6 / 8.5 9.1 / 9.1
Fuel (gal) 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5
Required Fuel Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded
* Based on 2012 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.







Accord Sedan Accord Coupe
SAFETY LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating Positions
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System
Driver's and Front Passenger's Seat Belt Reminder
Dual-Stage, Multiple-Threshold Front Airbags (SRS)
Dual-Chamber Front Side Airbags with Passenger-Side Occupant Position Detection System (OPDS)
Side Curtain Airbags
Driver's and Front Passenger's Active Head Restraints
Advanced Compatibility EngineeringTM (ACETM) Body Structure
Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
Brake Assist
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
Side-Impact Door Beams
Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren (LATCH): Lower Anchors (2nd-Row Outboard), Tether Anchors (2nd-Row All)
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks

Emergency Trunk Release






EXTERIOR FEATURES LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
One-Touch Power Moonroof with Tilt Feature
EX/EX-L
Integrated Rear Window Antenna
Alloy Wheels 16" (LX-P/SE) 17" 17" 17" 18"
Security System LX-P/SE
Remote Entry System with Power Window Control
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
Multi-Reflector Halogen Headlights with Auto-off with Auto-On/Off with Auto-On/Off

Projector-Beam Halogen Headlights with Auto-Off


with Auto-On/Off (EX/EX-L) with Auto-On/Off
Hood Struts


Body-Colored Rear Decklid Spoiler



Fog Lights


Body-Colored Door Handles Chrome Chrome
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors Heated Heated Heated (EX/EX-L) Heated
Body-Colored Impact-Absorbing Bumpers
Chrome Exhaust Finisher Dual Exhaust Dual Exhaust
Chrome Window Trim







Accord Sedan Accord Coupe
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
Air Conditioning with Air-Filtration System EX EX V-6 LX-S/EX
Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control System
EX-L EX-L V-6 EX-L
Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ with Voice Recognition
Available, includes Rearview Camera (EX-L) Available, includes Rearview Camera (EX-L V-6) Available (EX-L) Available
Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®
EX-L EX-L V-6 EX/EX-L
Interface Dial with Scrolling and Multi-Line Display
With Navigation With Navigation With Navigation With Navigation
Selector Knob with Scrolling and Multi-Line Display
Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down Driver's Window LX

LX-S
Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down Driver's and Front Passenger's Windows LX-P/SE EX/EX-L
Illuminated Power Window Switches LX-P/SE EX/EX-L
Power Door Locks/Programmable Auto-Locking Doors
Cruise Control
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel SE EX-L EX-L V-6 EX-L
Leather-Wrapped Shift Knob



6MT
Illuminated Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio and Cruise Controls
Steering Wheel-Mounted Navigation Controls
With Navigation With Navigation With Navigation With Navigation
Steering Wheel-Mounted Phone Controls
EX-L EX-L V-6 EX-L
Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column
HomeLink® Remote System

EX-L V-6
Premium Interior Accents
EX/EX-L
Center Console with Sliding Armrest and Storage Compartment
Beverage Holders, Front and Rear
Driver's and Front Passenger's Illuminated Vanity Mirrors
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror
EX-L EX-L V-6

Map Lights
Sunglasses Holder
Coin Box
12-Volt Power Outlets
Lockable Glove Compartment with Light
Driver- and Passenger-Side Seatback Pockets
Remote Fuel Filler Door Release
Remote Trunk Release with Lock
Electronic Remote Trunk Release
Rear Window Defroster
Cargo Area Light
Floor Mats
Side Door Pockets






SEATING LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
Driver's Seat with 8-Way Power Adjustment LX-P



Driver's Seat with 10-Way Power Adjustment including Power Lumbar Support SE with Two-Position Memory (EX-L V6) EX-L with Two-Position Memory
Driver's Seat with Manual Height Adjustment LX

LX-S/EX
Front Passenger's Seat with 4-Way Power Adjustment
EX-L EX-L V-6

Leather-Trimmed Seats SE EX-L EX-L V-6 EX-L
Heated Front Seats SE EX-L EX-L V-6 EX-L
Adjustable Front Seat-Belt Anchors

Passenger-Side Walk-in Feature


Fold-Down Rear Seatback
Fold-Down Rear-Seat Center Armrest/Trunk Pass-Through







Accord Sedan Accord Coupe
AUDIO SYSTEMS LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
160-Watt AM/FM/CD Audio System with 6 Speakers



160-Watt AM/FM/6-Disc In-Dash Audio System with 6 Speakers
EX EX V-6 LX-S
270-Watt AM/FM/6-Disc In-Dash Premium Audio System with 7 Speakers including Subwoofer
EX-L EX-L V-6 EX/EX-L
Radio Data System (RDS)
MP3/Windows Media® Audio (WMA) Playback Capability
MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack
XM® Radio
EX-L EX-L V-6 EX-L
USB Audio Interface
Speed-Sensitive Volume Control (SVC)






INSTRUMENTATION LX / LX-P / SE EX / EX-L EX V-6 / EX-L V-6 LX-S / EX / EX-L EX-L V-6
Backlit Gauges
Tachometer
Digital Odometer and Digital Trip Meters (2)
Maintenance Minder™ System
Compass
EX-L Without Navigation EX-L V-6 Without Navigation EX-L Without Navigation Without Navigation
Door-/Trunk-Open Indicator
Fuel and Coolant Temperature Indicators
Low-Oil Pressure and Brake Fluid Indicators
Exterior Temperature Indicator
EX-L EX-L V-6 EX-L
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA®) Indicator
Passenger-Side Side Airbag-Off Indicator
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