2016 Honda StepWGN Release Date
2016 Honda StepWGN is a fifth generation MPV vehicles coming onto the market in an all-new edition. Fans of this segment will delight large space inside the cabin and “Waku Waku Gate” mechanism of the tailgate. Thanks to these innovations enabled are the passage near the third row and easier manipulation. The buyers are offered two versions of the model, as follows: standard and sporty. The modern look brings a new front grille, chrome moldings, aerodynamic panels, LED lights and more. The interior cabin is equipped with sophisticated devices and comfort of seat. The propulsion system has developed a brand new 4-cylinder turbo engine of the latest generation. According to interest for this model anticipated is success of when it appears on the market in late 2015 year. Honda has announced major investments in improving production lines in order to be competitive in the market.
2016 Honda StepWGN – Engine
2016 Honda StepWGN under the hood hides turbo 1.5-liter 4-cylinder engine with direct injection that releases 148 horsepower and 150 lb-ft of torque. The engine is mated to a CVT transmission which transmits torque to the front wheels or all four wheels. Fuel consumption according to the EPA rating is 40 mpg in the combined cycle. The technology of direct fuel injection and turbo charger will provide higher coefficient of utilization of fuel. The precise mechanical system and advanced suspension give good drive-ability. Detailed specifications shall subsequently be published.
2016 Honda StepWGN can accommodate six passengers arranged in three rows of seats. The space in the cabin is the largest in the segment, and the Magic Seat system that allows 60-40 division is totally exhilarating. The standard safety package includes Vehicle stability Assist (VSA), Hill Start Assist function, Adaptive Cruise Control and Emergence Stop Signal (ESS) system and more. It is also available radar system that detects another object and prevents the formation collision. Premiere was been in Japan and its price is about $ 19,000.