Northwest Green Vehicle of the Year

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Hybrid Winner: 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid
Price as Tested: $36,790
The Accord Hybrid is all-new for the 2017 model year with an innovative powertrain that improves performance as well as fuel-efficiency when compared to its predecessor. At the heart of the Accord Hybrid is an ultra-efficient 2.0-liter i-VTEC Atkinson Cycle 4-cylinder engine that combines with two electric motors for a total output of 212 horsepower. Fuel-economy figures are also quite impressive; the Accord Hybrid is rated at 47 mpg hwy / 49 mpg city. The Hybrid is distinguished from the standard Accord with a special aluminum hood, unique alloy wheels and blue-highlighted LED headlights. The seamless two-motor hybrid system and combination of performance and efficiency helped push Accord to the top of the hybrid category.

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