Greetings from sunny Minneapolis, Minnesota! We’re on the town testing the all-new 2019 Honda Perception hybrid sedan, however we will’t inform you our driving impressions till subsequent Wednesday, June 20. Will we like it or hate it? Tune in subsequent week for our full evaluate.
Nonetheless, there are some things we will inform you in regards to the compact sedan that’s at the moment touted on the firm’s web site. The marque says, “the all-new Honda Perception delivers a formidable driving expertise.”
Does it? Sorry, we’ve been sworn to secrecy however Honda states that the Perception is powered by the third era of the corporate’s “modern and environment friendly two motor hybrid system.”
It additionally claims that its Touring fashions provide 51 mpg within the metropolis and LX/EX trims provide 55 mpg within the metropolis. With fuel costs creeping up—that’s stellar information.
“This modern sedan boasts a low and extensive stance, accented by Honda’s signature ‘flying wing’ grille and commonplace LED headlights with Auto-On/Off,” says Honda. Yep.
Commonplace goodies embody 16-inch alloy wheels, a 7.0-inch TFT digital driver’s meter, push button begin, and a Honda Sensing package deal. The usual tech package deal consists of collision mitigation braking, street departure mitigation, adaptive cruise management with low velocity observe, lane protecting help, and site visitors signal recognition.
The five-seater is additionally Android Auto and Apple CarPlay pleasant with an 8.0-inch audio touchscreen that features a knob and laborious keys. Yay.
It additionally has three driving modes—Econ, Sport, and EV. There’s 15 cubic toes of trunk area and 60/40 break up rear seats which might be commonplace on the EX and Touring trims.
Effectively, that’s all we will inform you for now. Within the meantime, Honda says its okay to put up this insightful picture gallery of pictures. The skilled pictures are from Honda and the remaining are by yours actually. Take pleasure in and are available again subsequent week for the evaluate.