Recently, Ford confirmed about the introduction of its new crossover for the model year 2017 with the name 2017 Honda Element. An exceptional feature of this model is its structure and its compact body size. For the next year 2017, the new Element will come with fresh changes in its interior and exterior styling, as well as with a significant improvement in its performance. This makes the new model Element an ideal vehicle for urban crowds.
New Honda Element 2017 Redesign
The 2017 Element comes with a perfect external design that makes it an ideal family vehicle for cities. It will have a set of alloy wheels of diameter 17 inches to offer its drivers the finest driving experience in urban areas. The front fascia of the new vehicle comes with a black plastic covering that offers it an attractive front look. All the underlayment components can be effectively protected by means of its lowered front and rear bumpers. Also, the headlights, daytime running lights, taillights, and fog lights are designed with the LED technology to offer better visibility and power saving, as well as a luxurious look. As for the exterior numbers, curb weight is 3659.6 lbs and has towing capacity 1499 lbs / 679 kg. The all-new Honda Element 2017 dimensions are Length 170 inches / 4.3 m, Width 71.5 inches / 1.8 m, Height 70.5 inches / 1.78 m and Wheelbase 101 inches / 2.55 m.
2017 Honda Element Interior
This time, the cabin of the next generation Honda Element will be bigger than that of the existing model. As a result, it comes with a more cargo room to facilitate buyers to stock more items during their family shopping. The center console comes mounted with an LCD display to offer the driver an easy driving experience. Some of the other notable interior features available with the new model Element include a high definition satellite radio, Bluetooth connectivity and GPS path system, and a stereo sound system.
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The cabin of the new vehicle comes fitted with comfortable seats with great convenience to offer a relaxed sitting space and a ride to six people. All seats are constructed from premium materials and they are covered in high-quality leather to offer a lavish look to the cabin. The seats in the front come along with a side armrest to offer enough comfort while driving the vehicle. All seats are designed in a comfortable way by keeping the long rides, as well as for urban rides of passengers in mind. As the cabin comes with more space, it offers its occupants a more legroom and headroom.
Honda has offered necessary protection to both the vehicle and its occupants by equipping the new Element with sufficient airbags, stability control, traction control and lane departure warning systems, cross traffic warning and a back view camera to park the vehicle easily and safely.
Even though Honda has not yet confirmed the powertrain options and figures, from reliable company sources, the new vehicle will be equipped with a four-cylinder V-Tech power unit with the displacement of 2.4 liters. Through this power plant, the new vehicle would get its essential power and torque of 150 horsepower and 160 lbs per foot respectively. Furthermore, this power unit assists the new vehicle to attain the top speed of 110 miles per hour. Better fuel economy can also be achieved that makes the new vehicle to offer the city mileage of 20 mpg and the highway mileage of 25 mpg.
Base cost and the date of release
Although not confirmed, the all-new 2017 Honda Element release date is expected to be during the final quarter of 2016 with the base cost that may range from $ 19,000 to $ 24,000.
2017 Honda Element Pictures