The Power of Dreams: 2011 Honda Element Review of the Car
2011 Honda Element
In today’s global economies, due to cut throat competition, automobile manufacturers have to make cars which are not only inexpensive, but also of high quality. Quality does not mean only using good raw material for car manufacturing but also include features in cars which can make people’s ride safe, enjoyable, reliable and comfortable.
With the above mentioned attributes, Honda The Power of Dreams presents another dreamy automobile for their customers. The name of the car is Honda Element, and trust me you can’t find a better option with reasonable price. This car has it all from powerful engine to good fuel economy and from attractive looks to outstanding interior.
The 2011 Honda Element is a luxury SUV designed to accommodate the amount of cargo you can ask for. The car’s market segments when it was launched by Honda were tourist and pet lovers, because this car can easily lodge your pets and shipment
Aluminum Alloy Powerhouse Block
As far as the hood is concerned, Honda element is powered with powerful 2.4 liter 16 valve DOHC i-VTEC four cylinder engine, with five speed automatic transmission, made up of aluminum alloy block and head. This powerful engine can generate a staggering 166 horsepower at 5800 RPM and 161 lb-ft. The best part of i-VTEC engine is that even with that much horsepower, this car is very fuel economical. Unlike its competition, even with 1500 lb. of towing capacity, this car can give you 20 miles per gallon in city and 25 miles per gallon on highway respectively. New features include Control Link Macpherson strut front suspension and By wire throttle system, resulting is smooth ride and precise steering.
The car comes with basic standard features including air condition, power window and remote entry, compulsory features which are found in most of the cars of today. The additional feature which is the key for comfortable and relaxed long drives is cruise control, setting a specific speed and then car will maintain it automatically. The fully configurable seating and new cargo area designed for extra space can easily help the owner to flip, fold and remove the rear seats.
Rock your Mood
As far as stereo system of the car is concerned, it has 4 speakers, AM/FM audio system with CD player and steering wheel mounted with audio control. The best attribute for upper tier is the combination of 7 speakers in car including 6.5 inch sub-woofer, making it best car when it comes to music system.
Safety comes First
This marvel from Honda is also ranked in the top numbers when it comes to road safety charts. With extraordinary features like vehicle stability assist, pedestrian injury mitigation design in the front exterior, multiple threshold front airbags, side curtain airbags with a rollover sensor, ABS and EBD, this car will make sure that you will have safest journey.
All in all….
Moreover the wide opening provided by the unique clamshell side doors is useful. Although the car feels like a box, but the steering and control offers a positive feedback and the wide stance keep the car balanced even at aggressive maneuvers. So all in all, 2011 Honda Element is an affordable option for customers who are looking for substantial amount of space and flexible seating option at low price.