New 2019 Honda Element is a vehicle that belongs to the category of vehicles that are not easy to define. The concept of this car is extremely unusual. On the one hand, it has the features of a practical minivan, while with another optional 4WD transmission it enters the SUV sector. Above all, we have to praise the company for a bold move. Launching a vehicle that does not have its precise class is a courage that once pays off. Since USA can be called a nation of cars, it’s logical that this model is specially created for the US market.
2019 Honda Element – Exterior Body Changes and Interior Cabin Design
Looking underneath his body, Element can be understood as a close mechanical relative of the Honda CR-V, a well-known SUV model. In addition to the “boxy” look. It is its trademark, Element’s main feature is the characteristic door, which opens one against the other. Unlike the American model from the forties, it is impossible to open both doors at once, i.e. it is necessary to open the front to open the rear.
If we want to find a counter in the Japanese auto industry, you must know the Mazda model under the name RX-8. For the average medium-length vehicle, the 2019 Honda Element offers plenty of space for four people. The average buyer of the Element (according to statistics) is less than 35 years old, deals with some kind of sport, and constantly transports bulky things (bicycle, surfboard and other mentioned), Honda has estimated that four modular seats are ideal for this cabin dimension.
During his long market life, he passed through more reutilization, from aesthetic corrections, to enhanced equipment, new colors and accessories. The ultimate option for the end was the SC model, which went with factory-built youthful options such as a specific front grille, lowered suspension, 18-inch wheels and other accessories.
The beauty of Honda Elementa 2019 lies above all in its flexibility and extremely spacious cabin. It has 4 seats that can be combined in a bunch of ways. Extremely spacious with simple cab design. Under vehicles and pages, they can be tracked under brushes. It is why this model has won the title of best friend at 4 points. Extremely fast the cab can be folded and made of a usable van. Rear doors in two levels, contribute to the practicality and macho appearance. The dome design is extremely practical for maximizing the interior space, use and parking.
Because of its appearance at the start, leads as different from the others, which ideally suits the younger population, who aspires to be unique. A reliable and affordable mechanics, as well as a modular concept, have created from the Elementa model ideal for personalizing the younger generation. Let’s add that segment of the bubble-designed models extends to Scion xB, Nissan Cube, Kia Soul and others.
2019 Honda Element – Modifications in the Engine
The new 2019 Honda Element will offer a 2.4-liter V-TEC four-cylinder engine that can reach 166 hp and 160 lb-ft. This engine is expected to receive a six-speed gearbox with an optional manual and automatic transmission. And can help achieve a top speed of 110 miles per hour. The fuel economy of the new Element with this version of the engine will be about 20 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. Thus, it is possible to choose between automatic and manual gearboxes. As well as between two types of drives – 2WD and 4WD. The 4-wheel drive in this case is not the right drive. But it adds to the 2WD system for better possibility. The engine, drive and transmission itself clearly shows its roots in the USA.
2019 Honda Element – Price and Expected Release Date
Honda hasn’t released the exact detail of arrival date of 2019 Honda Element. But it is expected to hit the showroom by the last quarter of 2018 or at the beginning of 2019. The base price of 2019 Element will start from $19,000 and will range up to $24,000.
Although 2019 Honda Element is an unconventional model in the automobile market, it has many rivals in the market that will bar its growth. Honda is hoping that it creates a good impression as well as sales rate in the market. These models are: Nissan Rogue, Mazda CX-5, Hyundai Tucson, Ford Escape and GMC Terrain.