The new and redesigned 2020 Honda Element has been rumored by the company`s dealers. According to them, this model will get the most of the updates. The changes will include a redesigned cabin, exterior, and manufacturer will rise the safety of this popular model.
Also, the forthcoming model will keep the same engines but the changes will be evident through its output and fuel economy that will be much better this year. Furthermore, this small car is ideal for many purposes, and one of them is easily maneuvering and parking.
2020 Honda Element Exterior Updates and Changes
As we already mentioned, the 2020 Honda Element will get the most of the updates this year. The body of this model has been changed and now this family car looks stronger and more attractive. However, the same boxy design remains with the more wider grille that is blacked and more chrome material on it.
The front fascia design is new and now headlights will be powered with LED technology. The same system will be used for the taillights. Its hood will also see some sharper lines and roof will be painted in black. However, if we look at the concept model that is presented a few years ago, we can clearly see some design cues taken from it.
The easy access and wide-opening cargo doors remain and this makes loading and unloading very easy. Also, the Dog-Friendly” package comes now standard and it will be more friendly. The features that this package will include are spill-resistant water bowl, an electric cooling fan mounted in the cargo bay and portable ramp to give dogs access and more.
2020 Honda Element Interior Features
The cabin of the 2020 Honda Element will be redesigned and now this model provides more quality materials and the tech inside. According to some websites, this model will be spacious than ever, thanks to the extended wheelbase. It is available with two rows of seating and is able to accommodate five passengers comfortably. There is also more space in the second row and now this model can place three adults at the back.
The trims like LX and EX remains and some new tech will be installed. Like the previous model, the new 2020 Honda Element with the LX trim will get features automatic climate, AM/FM/CD with 4-speaker, cruise control, power windows, and also remote entry. The new and standard to this year model is lane assist system. However, with the upgraded EX model, the buyers need to cash $2000 more, and this trim will include a more powerful sound system with seven speakers and 270 watts power, XM radio, MP3/WMA capability, and alloy wheels.
2020 Honda Element Under the Hood
The 20202 Honda Element will most likely come with the same engine lines as the predecessor. However, according to the latest info, these engines will be modified to give more outputs and better fuel economy. The first one and the base engine is a well-known 2.4-liter engine that can deliver around 200 horsepower. If we look at the current model, this is 20 HP more.
The second one engine that is optional is 1.5-liter turbo engine that will also make around 205 horses and it will get a significantly improved fuel economy. However, at this moment we don’t have exact numbers.
The new 2020 Honda Element may also get a hybrid version as well. This engine from the same source will use the Accord Hybrid system. If the rumors are true, the engine is based on a four-cylinder and two electric motors. The total output of the whole system will be around 212 horsepower. However, these rumors are not yet officially confirmed by the company.
2020 Honda Element Release Date and Cost
The upcoming 2020 Honda Element will go on sale in the middle of 2020 as per the latest update. However, at this moment there is no price provided, but from some rumors, the newest Honda Element will be priced between the SUVs CR-V and HR-V. Furthermore, we can expect the starting price to be in the range from $20,000 and $25,000, while the higher trim EX will pass the $30,000 mark.