Honda teases us with its Accord Crosstour

Posted on Friday, 21 August 2009 , 10:08:34 byEmil

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Honda teases us with its Accord Crosstour

Honda – the maker from Japan unveiled a teaser photo of the next Accord Crosstour, before the official crossover's launch on 1st of September. Extra details will be released soon, Honda will leak new info and shots about this new car.

Motor Trend says the crosstour runs with an 3.8l MDX engine, found on ZDX also. The 2 four cylinder 2.4l engines (making 177, 190 hp) will be under the hood of this all-new crossover model, like the V6 3.5l, having 271 hp output. 'An all-new crossover vehicle based on the award-winning Honda Accord will go on-sale in the fall of 2009 as the "Accord Crosstour," American Honda Motor Co., Inc., announced today. This new addition to the Honda lineup will be sold as a 2010 model. Additional information will be announced later in the year' the Japanese maker affirmed in July this year when the crossover got in the public's eye.

Honda is working on the Accord coupe variant, joining the TSX and TL range. Unlike the Crosstour, a few details are available involving this unit. The coupe will run with a four-cylinder 2.4-liter engine making about 200 horsepower.

As for Accord the present generation, the manufacturer said there will be new features, including Bluetooth HandsFreeLink (expanded application) on cars having seating surfaces from leather.