AmericaThe 5-door model goes on sale from September 20, adding to the driving experience with a manual transmission in Sport and Sport Touring versions, priced at $22,900-29,400.
The LX version has the lowest price, with LED lights and 16-inch alloy wheels. Vehicles equipped with automatic air conditioning control system, start button, 7-inch infotainment screen connecting Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Facilities are quite limited, such as an audio system with 4 speakers, adjustable glass doors and electric locks and separate flat folding rear seats.
But the LX version still has a range of driver assistance systems such as adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, lane departure warning, collision mitigation braking and lane departure assist. In addition, there are automatic headlights, lane keeping assist and traffic jam assist with traffic sign recognition system.
The 2-liter, 4-cylinder engine produces 158 horsepower and 138 Nm of torque. CVT transmission and front-wheel drive.
The slightly better version of the LX is Sport, priced at $ 24,100, different with black screen details and 18-inch alloy wheels. Leather-wrapped steering wheel, sporty pedals and 8 speakers.
The Sport version has the option of a manual or CVT transmission. With a CVT transmission, the driver has a knob to select the driving mode, remote engine start and paddle shifters on the steering wheel.
The EX-L version is only equipped with a CTV gearbox, priced from $ 26,600. 1.5 liter, turbo, 4-cylinder engine, capacity of 180 horsepower and torque of 240 Nm. Heated rearview mirror and body-color cladding, sunroof, 17-inch alloy wheels. Other highlights include dual-zone climate control, blind-spot warning, heated and leather-wrapped front seats, and an eight-way power driver’s seat.
The highest is the Sport Touring, priced at $29,400, with a 1.5-liter engine, turbo and optional manual or CVT. The difference is in LED fog lights, two exhaust pipes and 18-inch rims. The car has a wiper sensor, a heated rearview mirror with integrated turn signal lights.
Digital clock and 9-inch screen for infotainment system, GPS navigation and Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity. 4-way power-adjustable co-driver’s seat, auto-dimming rearview mirror, wireless phone charger and HomeLink connection. Bose 12-speaker system. Front/rear parking sensors and an upgraded blind-spot warning system with cross-traffic monitoring.
Compared to the sedan version, the hatchback version has a slightly larger wheelbase of 35 mm but the overall length is 124 mm shorter. In addition, the LED taillight cluster is different from the 4-door version, the diffuser is sportier. Vehicles manufactured at Honda’s factory in Greenburg, Pennsylvania, USA.
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