(4.7) 41 reviews
MSRP: $213$5,061
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 22-28
Engine: 130-hp, 2.2-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1997 Honda Accord


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When you've been competing in the American automotive market for 25 years and have carried off numerous awards, you must be doing something right.Representative of that "right" designation is the Honda Accord, an American-built automobile that has been the subject of kudos by newspapers and buff books over the years. Continuing in this light is the 1997 Honda Accord, a car designed, e... Read full review for the 1997 Honda Accord

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Very Reliable and Cheap to Fix

by Jessa M'lyn from Fresno, CA on October 19, 2010

I own a 1997 Honda Accord Special Edition. I bought the car about 7 months ago with 148,000 miles on it for $2600 dollars and it has been well worth its money. I replaced the timing belt and water pu... Read Full Review

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