MILESTONE: Honda Celebrates the Accord’s 40th Anniversary


BestRide | Jun 30, 2016

1976 Accord First Generation

June 1976: The Beatles were six years gone and Paul McCartney’s “Silly Love Songs” was the #1 song in America.

That year, Oldsmobile sold a million units, and its Cutlass was the most popular car in America.

And the Accord – a car Honda built specifically for the American market – had just hit the streets.

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