Honda Spirior

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Honda Spirior
Honda Spirior II Si China 2015-04-20.jpg
Overview
ManufacturerHonda
Also called
Production2009–2018
Body and chassis
ClassMid-size
Body style4-door sedan
LayoutFront-engine, front-wheel-drive
RelatedHonda Accord
Powertrain
Transmission
Chronology
PredecessorHonda Accord (Japan and Europe seventh generation)
SuccessorHonda Inspire (sixth generation, China)

The Honda Spirior is a mid-size sedan produced by Honda. It was introduced in 2009.

First generation (2009–2015)[edit]

The first generation Spirior was a badge engineered version of the Japanese and European eighth generation Accord/Acura TSX. Production started in August 2009 in China, by Dongfeng Honda. At the same time, the North American and Asia Pacific version of the ninth generation Accord was marketed as the Honda Accord in China and was produced by Honda’s joint venture with Chinese automaker GAC.

Second generation (2015–2018)[edit]

The Spirior concept was revealed at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show previewing the production model exclusive to China by the end of 2014.[1] It is based on the TLX for North American market and produced by Honda’s joint venture with Dongfeng and is sold exclusively in the Chinese market.[1][2][3] It was replaced in late 2018 by the new sixth generation Inspire, which is a rebadged tenth generation Accord.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Honda Debuts Spirior And B Sedan Concepts In China". Motor Authority. 2014-04-21. Retrieved 2018-02-25.
  2. ^ "Euro-spec Honda Accord Dead. Company Will Never Return to Segment, Says UK Official". Autoevolution. 2015-01-24. Retrieved 2018-02-25.
  3. ^ Collett, Trevor (21 April 2014). "Auto China: Honda Spirior And Concept B May Preview Accord Euro And Insight". Drive. Retrieved 18 September 2019.

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