With the news that the Accord coupe will not return for the model year, it appears the designers made an attempt to soften the blow a bit by reshaping the Accord sedan to have a long, sloping .The Accord has been named North American Car of the Year. Packed with a host of advanced technologies, a spacious and premium interior, turbocharged engine and Honda Sensing standard, it’s the most impressive Honda yet. North American Car of the Year.With this update Honda should also release an entirely new trim level for the Accord. It looks like this may be the Honda Accord Type R, a high performance version set to compete with the fastest sedans on the market..The Honda Accord is the North American Car of the Year. The Honda Accord was named one of Car and Driver ‘s Best a record times. Car and Driver, January . The Honda Accord is the Overall Best Buy according to Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com..