The launch of the All New Honda Accord that was conducted during the opening of the Honda booth at GIIAS 2019 was attended by:
- Takehiro Watanabe, President Director PT Honda Prospect Motor
- Benawati Abas, Senior Vice President PT Honda Prospect Motor
- Agus Budiman, Vice President PT Honda Prospect Motor
- Jonfis Fandy, Marketing & Aftersales Director PT Honda Prospect Motor
- Takayuki Uotani, Business Planning Director PT Honda Prospect Motor
The Accord is the second longest-running automotive nameplate in Honda’s history, The first generation was introduced in Japan in 1976, with every launched generation always offered breakthrough technology for its time. Since its presence in Indonesia in 1978 Honda Accord has been greatly received by the public and recorded as the longest and highest selling sedan model in Indonesia.
The All New Honda Accord comes with a totally new design, featuring a more aerodynamic body shape with strong and sleek body lines. The new 1.5 liter VTEC TURBO engine is more efficient is size, yet delivering more power and torque for driving enjoyment. Meanwhile, the safety standard is heightened by applying Honda SENSING technology which provide warning and assist driver to mitigate collision.
The launch of All New Honda Accord is one of the main displays in the Honda booth under the theme “Escalating Joys”. In accordance with the theme, Honda also presents technological innovations and exciting activities to support today’s highly mobile society.
Located in Hall 1A Honda booth features an advanced and dynamic design. With 2,288 m2 area, Honda booth display included the sport hybrid NSX, Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda Formula 1 Racing Car, and electric personal mobility device Transcooter. The booth also features Honda SENSING Experience Zone for visitors to experience driving simulation of advanced safety technologies, Honda SENSING through a virtual reality (VR) device. Moreover, a special Honda Brio World area presents a more fun and stylish design for Honda Brio, which includes several modified Brio cars and an “infinity room” for visitors to take photo with the car.
Honda also launched the special model of Honda HR-V MUGEN Edition which completed with exclusive body kit by MUGEN Japan. 29 units of cars are displayed for customers in various segments including Honda Mobilio, Honda Jazz, Honda BR-V, Honda HR-V 1.5L, Honda HR-V 1.8L, Honda CR-V, Honda City, Honda Accord , Honda Odyssey, Honda Civic Sedan, Honda Civic Hatchback, and Honda Civic Type R.
In his speech Mr. Takehiro Watanabe stated, “For Honda, Delivering joy, happiness and values to the society and customers with advanced technology is our commitment which represented in our theme this year. All our displays at GIIAS also deliver the same Honda’s character which includes innovative technology, sporty feeling, environment friendly and excitement of human mobility.”
Honda Display at Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show 2019:
- All New Honda Accord 1.5L VTEC Turbo (New Launching)
- New Honda HR-V 1.5E SE MUGEN Edition (New Launching)
- Honda Mobilio RS CVT
- Honda Mobilio E CVT
- Honda Jazz RS CVT
- Honda Brio RS CVT
- Honda Brio RS MT
- Honda Brio Satya E CVT
- Honda BR-V E CVT
- Honda BR-V Prestige
- Honda HR-V 1.5L SE
- Honda HR-V 1.5L E CVT
- Honda HR-V 1.8L Prestige
- Honda CR-V 2.0L
- Honda CR-V 1.5L Turbo
- Honda CR-V 1.5L Prestige
- Honda Civic Hatchback
- Honda City E CVT
- Honda Civic Sedan
- Honda Civic Type R
- Honda Odyssey
- Honda NSX 2019
- Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda Formula 1 Racing Car