Honda Accord 40th Anniversary history (US, 2016) photo gallery

The Honda Accord celebrates its 40th birthday this year, after its 1976 launch in Japan. This is retrospective of the model through the years in the USA.

Tracing the car’s history as a compact sedan and hatch through to today’s large family sedan. Europe and Japan-only models aren’t shown here.

Credit: Honda

1976 Honda Accord (first generation) - hatch, front