This week came news that Honda has dropped the hybrid version of the Accord from its lineup. If you find this sad, youve never driven an Accord hybrid. The regenerative braking system felt stiff and unresponsive, the car shook noticeably when the gasoline engine turned on and off, and it looked just like a boring ol Accord.
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