Honda Legend is a vehicle that is indeed worth of its name. It has been there is the market for a very long time, ever since 1985 and have been released under more popular names like Acura RLX. 2017 will see the fifth generation of
this legendary car and 2017 Honda Legend will make its first appearance in the Los Angeles Auto Show before it is made available in the showrooms. Honda Legend will be offered with a lot of new exterior and interior design enhancements. Powertrain upgrades of equal magnitude are as well expected. This vehicle has been styled keeping the mind the latest market trend and the engine has been upgraded likewise too. Nevertheless it will have face stiff competition. In spite of offering great features it will be competition with vehicles like Volkswagen Passat, Audi A6 and BMW 530i.
2017 Honda Legend Interior & Exterior Redesign
Key features of 2017 Honda Legend’s design upgrade is the latest increment in its dimensions and the consequences involved. Increased dimension will mean more spacious and comfortable interiors with ample leg space and headroom. To add to that, there will be enough space for luggage storage which is great. Other than that the interiors are just fabulous and the best materials have been used for the beautification of it. Great news is that the Legend will come with a 10 speaker surround sound audio system.
It goes without saying that it will be equipped with standard features like USB, Bluetooth, and etc. In terms of exterior designing and up gradation, the engineers at Honda have done a great job by implementing the latest innovations into this 2017 model. Some of them include central force control and traction control. Other than that Honda implemented top-notch security system in this vehicle.
2017 Honda Legend Engine Specs
2017 Honda Legend will come with better engine specifications than before and also offer improved fuel efficiency. In addition, there will be a reduction in its body weight that will help the engine to yield higher outputs by using lower inputs. Better handling is expected as well. Other than that the transmission will be programmed six speed gear system and come with improved aerodynamic capabilities. The engine for this year’s base variant is likely to be a four-cylinder 3.5 L unit. This unit will easily yield a power output of 190 hp. Hybrid variants will feature a V-6 3.5 L engine that will be able to generate up to 377 hp which is quite impressive. It will have 341 N-m of torque. It will be offered in a system of both front and rear wheel drive. No updates regarding hybrid variant available.
2017 Honda Legend Price and Release Date
It is true that Legends are worth something and likewise the 2017 Honda Legend won’t come cheap. It will be available at a steep price of around $52,000. This might vary slightly depending on the range of accessories chosen. Considering that this vehicle is a 2017 variant therefore by logic the estimated release date is likely to be around the beginning of 2017. Official confirmation would be available soon.