2018 Honda Element

After years of rumors, it seems like this small crossover will finally come back, after several year of break, as 2018 Honda Element. Those are the latest reports that came for several sources, but we don’t have anything official at the moment. The whole idea of this model started almost 20 years ago. Production model finally came in 2003, and it was active until 2011. During all these years, we saw several modifications, but production ended primarily because of poor sales in last few years. However, it seems like management reconsidered a comeback of it and now it looks like next generations is on its way. As we already mentioned, those are just rumors and you should take them with reserve.

2018 Honda Element redesign

2018 Honda Element front viewWell, it is hard to predict how 2018 Honda Element will look like, it company decide to bring it back. It will be a comeback after six years of break, which means that new model should come with significant changes. Original model used a modified CR-V platform and it sound quite possible that next-generation model could go at the same direction. When it is about base design, we believe that 2018 Element will keep many solutions from the original. This means that we will see very similar type of vehicle, but also with plenty of improvements and removed mistakes, compared to original.

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In terms of visual appearance, we should see the same boxy manner, but fitted to the new design language of the brand. New model will probably come in two variants, with two and three rows of seats, depending on your preferences. If you choose a two-row seat version, you will see benefits of the model that has trunk as large as on some pickup trucks. Inside, we will see completely new cabin, and many solutions will be borrowed from models like CR-V and other crossovers.

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When it is about powertrain, we presume that 2018 Honda Element will features company’s well-known 2.4 liter engine, which will for this occasion have max output of 185 horsepower and 181 pound-feet of torque. A smaller 1.5 liter engine with around 120 horses is available as option. In both cases, new model will use a CVT transmission.

2018 Honda Element release date and price

The 2018 Honda Element should come somewhere in the second half of next year. We still don’t know the price, but base model should go somewhere around 20.000 dollars, roughly.

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2 Responses to 2018 Honda Element

  1. you says:

    Fake news.

  2. Jennifer Nethery says:

    PLEASE bring back the Honda Element. I had two and LOVED them.

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