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'03 Accord Sedan photos
 Date: May 25, 2002 07:08
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: Roy Shroyer (posted to USENET)
 Credibility Rating: 6


These 3 photos were posted to alt.autos.honda. A participant of the http://beta.vtec.net/forums/forum?forum_id=3531 was kind enough to e-mail them to me. It's not clear whether they truly are Accords or not, but I'd say the story seems reasonably plausible.

Here is the text from the original message posted in the newsgroup:

news:fVRG8.12413$z05.1217883@e3500-atl2.usenetserver.com

-----------------------------
subject: Re: 2003 Accord - Any Info Available?
Wednesday, May 22, 2002 1:03 PM
Roy Shroyer

Here's the prototype of the '03 Accord 4 door. I saw four of them together
at a hotel. They all had Ohio MFG tags on them, and the japanese engineers
wouldn't tell me what type of car they were. All insignias were removed,
but judging by the pics of the two door, here is your four door.

The Japanese men got very irate when they saw my camera! Hey, its a free country, right?








And remember these? (from http://www.vtec.net/news/news-item?news_item_id=5559). Very similar. Check out the cutlines, trunk shape, and wheel arches.








Last edited by JeffX on July 05, 2002 21:03

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05-25-2002 07:29
Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
Jcrewzn
05-25-2002 08:33
Re: Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
defrost
05-25-2002 09:09
no   (Score: 1, Normal)
JeffX
05-25-2002 09:22
oh no!   (Score: 1, Normal)
broudieNY
05-25-2002 12:40
Re: oh no!   (Score: 1, Normal)
sfg
05-26-2002 04:16
Re: no   (Score: 1, Normal)
jes98gsr
05-26-2002 10:17
Re: no   (Score: 1, Normal)
ChthonicPowers
05-25-2002 10:06
Re: Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
danielgr
05-25-2002 11:38
Re: Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
Insider1
05-25-2002 12:17
Re: Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
Brillo
05-25-2002 12:49
Re: Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
spencerd
05-25-2002 22:01
Re: Chrysler Headlights   (Score: 1, Normal)
Bison
05-25-2002 12:21
Insider.....what do you think of the coupe pics?   (Score: 1, Normal)
Brillo
05-25-2002 13:05
Re: Insider.....what do you think of the coupe pics?   (Score: 1, Normal)
dacivic
05-25-2002 13:53
Re: Insider.....what do you think of the coupe pics?   (Score: 1, Normal)
guse
05-29-2002 22:54
Re: Insider.....what do you think of the coupe pics?   (Score: 1, Normal)
Insider1
05-30-2002 09:32
Re: Insider.....what do you think of the coupe pics?   (Score: 1, Normal)
Bison
05-30-2002 15:29
Re: Insider.....what do you think of the coupe pics?   (Score: 1, Normal)
Brillo
05-30-2002 23:56
Links section? ...not sure what you mean?   (Score: 1, Normal)
JeffX
05-26-2002 01:01
Re: Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
slowro
05-26-2002 04:16
Re: Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
Colin
05-25-2002 16:38
Re: Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
see_ping
05-25-2002 18:59
DOORHANDLES   (Score: 1, Normal)
ted k
05-25-2002 19:37
Re: DOORHANDLES   (Score: 1, Normal)
seabbott
05-25-2002 19:38
Re: DOORHANDLES   (Score: 1, Normal)
see_ping
05-25-2002 21:24
Re: DOORHANDLES   (Score: 1, Normal)
danielgr
05-26-2002 03:08
Re: DOORHANDLES   (Score: 1, Normal)
ChthonicPowers
05-30-2002 21:06
Re: DOORHANDLES   (Score: 1, Normal)
Sean
05-25-2002 16:56
Notice the adjustable headrests at the back?   (Score: 1, Normal)
ChthonicPowers
05-26-2002 01:05
Re: Notice the adjustable headrests at the back?   (Score: 1, Normal)
slowro
05-26-2002 03:00
Re: Notice the adjustable headrests at the back?   (Score: 1, Normal)
ChthonicPowers
05-27-2002 23:57
Is this a four seater only?   (Score: 1, Normal)
TonyEX
05-25-2002 19:37
Impression of these photos   (Score: 1, Normal)
Bin
05-25-2002 20:42
Re: Impression of these photos   (Score: 1, Normal)
integboi220
05-25-2002 21:33
Re: Impression of these photos   (Score: 1, Normal)
JIN
05-29-2002 20:51
larger accord picture   (Score: 1, Normal)
Tuan
05-26-2002 07:56
Re: Impression of these photos   (Score: 1, Normal)
Bozz
05-25-2002 23:37
True, have lots of similarities with Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
theGman
05-25-2002 23:43
Re: True, have lots of similarities with Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
Mandrewz
05-26-2002 00:48
Re: True, have lots of similarities with Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
iNteGRaz92
05-26-2002 02:38
Re: True, have lots of similarities with Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
Mandrewz
05-26-2002 03:25
Re: True, have lots of similarities with Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
TheHondaMan
05-26-2002 04:58
Re: True, have lots of similarities with Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
Mandrewz
05-26-2002 14:15
Re: True, have lots of similarities with Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
HouseMusicRules
05-26-2002 23:25
Re: True, have lots of similarities with Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
alternate_ickes
05-26-2002 00:01
Very dissapointed :(   (Score: 1, Normal)
Ken2
05-26-2002 02:35
Re: Very dissapointed :(   (Score: 1, Normal)
LALABOY
05-26-2002 03:43
Not Sporty???   (Score: 1, Normal)
OpenWheelRacing
05-27-2002 12:18
Re: Very dissapointed :(   (Score: 1, Normal)
ebno
06-05-2002 13:47
Re: Very dissapointed :(   (Score: 1, Normal)
S2000news
05-26-2002 10:34
Sedan vs. Coupe......   (Score: 1, Normal)
Sfiveten
05-26-2002 14:04
Re: Sedan vs. Coupe......   (Score: 1, Normal)
Hazard666
05-26-2002 14:28
The taillights   (Score: 1, Normal)
Babingatron
05-26-2002 16:20
Re: The taillights   (Score: 1, Normal)
carmaniac
05-26-2002 23:34
Re: The taillights   (Score: 1, Normal)
alternate_ickes
05-26-2002 16:54
it looks more like the mag-x sketches than those gay photoshops   (Score: 1, Normal)
iNteGRaz92
05-26-2002 20:49
Re: it looks more like the mag-x sketches than those gay photoshops   (Score: 1, Normal)
carmaniac
05-28-2002 08:55
integraz92: don't you think gay people read these postings?   (Score: 1, Normal)
kirk
07-01-2002 09:58
Dude! That's The Dumbest Post Of All Time!   (Score: 1, Normal)
davhar01
05-26-2002 23:39
the interior...   (Score: 1, Normal)
alternate_ickes
05-27-2002 16:09
Re: Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
Xtrema
05-27-2002 17:53
Deal with it.   (Score: 1, Normal)
Hynzo
05-27-2002 19:08
Re: Deal with it.   (Score: 1, Normal)
alternate_ickes
05-27-2002 19:25
Re: Deal with it.   (Score: 1, Normal)
JIN
05-28-2002 00:06
Re: Deal with it.   (Score: 1, Normal)
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05-28-2002 10:19
Re: Deal with it.   (Score: 1, Normal)
JIN
05-27-2002 23:48
Another 400000 a year   (Score: 1, Normal)
TonyEX
05-28-2002 14:01
Re: Another 400000 a year   (Score: 1, Normal)
Bill B.
05-28-2002 15:24
Re: Another 400000 a year   (Score: 1, Normal)
TonyEX
05-28-2002 14:43
Re: Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
spencerd
05-29-2002 19:20
Re: Very Similar to the new Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
dodole
05-29-2002 20:55
larger accord picture   (Score: 1, Normal)
Tuan
06-17-2002 02:34
touch-ups??   (Score: 1, Normal)
kung
06-09-2002 02:13
Very similar to the Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
VtecRacerBoi
06-09-2002 13:25
Re: Very similar to the Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
alternate_ickes
06-14-2002 23:45
Re: Very similar to the Mazda 6   (Score: 1, Normal)
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