Barely per week after its debut at L.A., the 2019 Honda Passport entered manufacturing in Alabama. The crossover will go on sale early subsequent 12 months.
The Passport joins the Odyssey, the Ridgeline and the Pilot Honda additionally produces in its Alabama manufacturing unit. Like his siblings, the Passport makes use of the Honda International Mild Truck platform. The 4 automobiles are outfitted with a three.5-liter V6 engine, an influence of 280 hp and a torque of 262 lb-ft.
The Lincoln, Alabama facility produces 340,000 V6 automobiles and engines yearly. Since manufacturing was launched in November 2001, Honda has manufactured greater than four.7 million automobiles and engines on its web site. The funding exceeded $ 2.6 billion within the four.6 million sq. foot facility positioned 40 miles east of Birmingham.
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The passport will interpose between the CR-V and the driving force of the Honda vary. The five-seater has been designed to supply off-road capabilities, providing extra floor clearance than the CR-V and the Pilot and totally different driving modes for snow, sand and dust. The passport comes customary with Honda Sensing, which incorporates entrance collision warning, braking with collision mitigation, lane departure warning, assist with monitor protecting, the attenuation of the highway exit and the adaptive cruise management.
Count on value data to reach pretty rapidly because the passport arrives at dealerships.