GUANZHOU — Honda Motor Co. Ltd. plans to begin producing a high-end line of its Accord sedan, built with North American specifications, at its joint venture in Guangzhou as early as this spring, published reports say. The model will be equipped with Honda's 3.0L V-6 engine. The price of the new variant has not been set, but officials say the car will appeal to China's emerging wealthier class, most of whom live in Shanghai as well as China's south in and around Guangzhou. Many Accord ...

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