Honda will flood the 2017 sub-compact SUV market with a new model and 2017 Honda Crosstour will one of those models. Crosstour has always been a unique model in the automobile market mainly for its structure, and there is a low possibility that Honda will alter that. Some rumors are circulating in the market that the Japanese automaker might discontinue Crosstour from next model year and focus more CR-V and RD-X, although it is not officially confirmed.
We are not 100% sure about release about release date of this Honda crossover, but some reliable source says that it will be in 2017. More about this you can read here: http://www.populartechcars.com/2018-honda-crosstour/.
2017 Crosstour will carry some substantial modification in outer body, cabin and under the hood. Sources have indicated that it will receive modern touch so that it can attract a young crowd. Crosstour has never reached the expectation of Honda in the market but this time, they are planning to bring some more modification in this model so that it can surprise its customer.
Design of 2017 Honda Crosstouris expected to be modern and energetic although the five-door arrangement will remain same. Honda hasn’t released most of the details of the car, but experts are indicating that it would be better than its predecessors. There is a huge chance that the whole body might get molded with lightweight materials like aluminum which also help the car to have improved performance.
2017 Crosstour might carry many of its old equipment although they will get some refreshment. These parts are:
- Black chrome accent redesigned grille.
- Broad front and rear bumper.
- 18-inch wheel.
- Large skid plate.
- Aerodynamically improved bonnet.
- Redesigned light integrated with LED feature.
- Small fog light.
Honda is always known for producing cars with elegant and modern interiors, and 2017 Honda Crosstour would be no exception. With the 2017 Crosstour, Honda has emphasized more on its comfort feature so that passengers can experience a soothing ride.
Probable features that will be present in 2017 Crosstour are:
- Premium leather upholstered seats.
- Wooden panels in the dashboard.
- Leather door panels.
- Blue tint in cluster gauge.
- Upgraded infotainment system.
- Satellite navigation.
- Cruise control.
To meet industry standard, it will equip all kinds of safety feature that will protect the passengers from any harm.
Power Train of 2017 Honda Crosstour
2017 Honda Crosstouris projected to carry two engine variants, and both of them will be gasoline. The standard models will get 2.4 liters in-line four cylinders i-VTEC engine that can generate 191 HP and 161 lb-ft. The second engine variant will be a 3.5 liter inline six cylinder i-VTEC that can produce 268 HP.
The standard engine will get a five-speed gearbox while the powerful variant will get six-speed transmissions with four-wheel drive capability. The fuel efficiency will be a lot with updated engine although exact EPA rating is unknown.
MSRP and Availability
Upcoming Honda Crosstouris expected to reach the consumer by the first quarter of 2017 although Honda hasn’t released the exact date. The standard model will cost around $28,000, but the top range price is still unknown.
Toyota Venza, Subaru Outback, and Acura TSX Sports Wagon have always outplayed 2017 Honda Crosstourbut this time, 2017 Crosstour might get its revenge.