2019 Honda Passport Price

2019 Honda Passport Price

In the modern world, owning a car has turned into a basic necessity. Today, every homestead holds at least one car and thanks to the many manufacturers in play, there have been a variety of options to choose. Honda is among the few notable vehicle manufacturers in the world respected for their ability to satisfy customers’ needs. For the motor enthusiasts, you can recall the 2019 Honda Passport. For the few with no clue, it was a badge-engineered Isuzu Rodeo that rocked the world in the 90’s.


2019 Honda Passport Latest News

One teaser Photo, Video

Ever since the beginning, Honda has been known to satisfy the needs of their customers. One of their most well received models was the Honda Passport. It was very popular immediately after its release. Over time, its production was halted in 2002. This caused the model to drop out of popular automobile conversations. However, the marque is set to revive the model from the dead through the 2019 Honda Passport. Here are the updates that it will have.

  • Specialized interior and safety equipment

The new 2019 Honda Passport has some substantially upgraded safety equipment. It also has remote keyless entry. In addition to that, the car is equipped with anti-theft caution systems. There are also many other new security features in the car. An outstanding update that this car has received is the 2-row seating arrangement. The occupants can enjoy larger space and legroom thanks to its improved framework.

  • A new engine under the hood

Another update that this car has received is a brand new engine. Under its hood, you can find a 3.2 liter V6 engine. This powerplant churns out 205 horsepower. It is paired to a 9-speed automatic transmission for efficient power distribution. Through this engine, the 2019 Honda Passport fulfills its objective of being an option right between the CR-V and Pilot models from this marque.

  • Interior technology

The new 2019 Honda Passport is expected to bridge the gap between a family and business car. Therefore, it has a collection of extra connectivity options. The car’s infotainment system has been updated to be compatible with Android CarPlay as well as Android Auto. As a result, smartphone owners can easily synchronize their devices to its media station. In addition to that, the car has extra USB ports for media transfer and direct charging.

In the Premium trim of this car, drivers will have the option to get their seats upholstered using contrast stitching. This is a first for Honda SUVs. Moreover, the seats have been equipped with automatic, power adjustment. Drivers can also get heated and ventilated seats as options when purchasing the higher trim of this car. – Update 7.3.2018


2019 Honda Passport Review, Rumors

According to Honda’s records, the last transaction concerning the Honda Passport was handled in 2002 when its manufacturing came to a halt. This specific move was meant to pave the way for the Pilot SUV, which was introduced a year later. Read about new Volvo V60

This action may have seen the name Passport vanish out of people’s brains. In addition, with the high number of SUVs and crossovers hitting the market today, it is easier to forget if the Honda Passport ever existed.

2019 Honda Passport
Image source: motor1.com

However, in the recent past, rumors have it that the very first name in the Honda SUVs is likely to rise from the dead come 2019.

Reliable sources indicate that the 2019 Honda Passport is a new midsize crossover between the pilot and the CR-V model. Reports about the 2019 model are scarce. However, I will proceed and give a few details on what vehicle enthusiasts should expect in the 2019 Honda Passport.


Interior

More often than not, it becomes difficult to choose a car that meets an individual’s both family and business needs or in other words, a vehicle that can function both as a family and business car. Honda is one of the few manufacturers that understand versatility regarding functionality. The 2019 Honda Passport is in no way different. The new vehicle has enough cabin space to handle a typical family. Honda Passport – Wikipedia….

The new Passport has a five-seater capacity. This carriage capacity will bring competition to midsize crossovers such as Ford Edge who have been posing as a threat to the Honda dealers. Therefore, we can say that the new Passport was an answer to dealer’s cry over the competition.

2019 Honda Passport
Image source: wikipedia

In the new Passport, comfort is guaranteed. The car has a legroom capacity of 41.5. In addition, the quiet cabin will come fitted with a hardwood-grain interior trim, which gives it a desirable appearance.

The new Passport’s control buttons and switches are well located to allow smooth operations hence a smooth ride.


Competitors

Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, Chevrolet Traverse, Toyota Highlander


Exterior

When it comes to choosing a car, the exterior design plays a crucial role in making a decision. We all wish to drive a car that does appeal not only our eyes but also those of other drivers while in traffic. The new Passport takes that into account.

Being on the same platform as the Pilot and CR-V, customers should expect much to be borrowed from the two models. However, a reliable source hinted that the new passport would come six inches shorter than the Pilot.

2019 Honda Passport
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Buyers will have an opportunity to choose from six colors that are: ebony black color, canal glowing blue, alpine bright white, huntsman eco-helpful, vibrant sterling silver, and palazzo red. Based on the few leaked photos, the new Passport is also expected to come equipped with tinted window and decorative vanity mirrors.

This highly anticipated model is also likely to come with alloy rims (with 4WD) which gives it a fantastic appearance. Besides, the new Passport is also expected to come with a tilt-helping tire.


Colors

Steel Sapphire Metallic, Black Forest Pearl, Crystal Black Pearl, Modern Steel Metallic, Lunar Silver Metallic, WhiteDiamond Pearl


Engine, Specs

Although little has gossiped about the new Passport’s engine, much is yet to be revealed on what is under the hood. Because the new Passport is meant to bridge the gap between the Honda Pilot and CR-V, we expect it to borrow the specs of both models to create a new powertrain.

Currently, the Pilot model is paired with a 3.5-liter V6 that runs on a Variable Cylinder Management to give 282 horsepower and 262 pound-feet torque. The SUV uses six-speed auto transmission. However, the elite versions operate on a nine-speed gearbox, and the new Passport is expected to be closely related.

2019 Honda Passport
Image source: motor1.com

2019 Honda Passport Price, Release Date

According to reliable blogs, the new Passport is a top priority for Honda. Therefore, the revival has been fastened.

The bosses want to see it hit the LA Car Show with a bang come November. However, the SUV will hit dealerships early in 2019 and customers should wait with at least $27000 in hand.


Video

Honda to revive Passport SUV in 2019


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