honda forums   honda forums

Go Back   Honda Forum > Honda Forums (Trucks, Minivans and SUVs) > Honda Crosstour Forum

Honda Forum: Honda tweaks Crosstour moniker, no longer sullies Accord's good name
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-04-2011, 02:10 PM
Honda Forum Honda Forum is offline
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Royal Palm Beach, Florida
Posts: 1,678
Post Honda tweaks Crosstour moniker, no longer sullies Accord's good name

Filed under: Crossover, Honda

Ah, the Honda Crosstour. The oddly shaped, curiously impractical crossover carries on for another model year, albeit with a slightly shortened name. That's right, for 2012, Honda has dropped the 'Accord' name from the Crosstour, meaning it will now have to stand alone in the automaker's lineup (and on the company's sales charts, natch).

Name change aside, there aren't many big updates for the 2012 model year. Base EX models now benefit from standard auto on/off headlamps, rear-view camera, Bluetooth and USB audio interface. Add a few new colors to that list, and we've wrapped up the whole list of updates for 2012. Pricing starts at $30,340 for the entry level 2WD EX, excluding $810 for destination.

The Crosstour continues to be powered by Honda's tried and true 3.5-liter V6, producing 271 horsepower and 254 pound-feet of torque, mated to a five-speed automatic transmission. Curiously, there's still no four-cylinder option, though that may change after an updated inline-four debuts in the CR-V later this year.

Follow the jump for Honda's full press blast about the 2012 Crosstour, and remind yourself of its not-so-pretty face in our attached high-res image gallery. If we're honest, it's still a little sad that we live in a world where the Honda Element can no longer exist, but the Crosstour continues to live.Continue reading Honda tweaks Crosstour moniker, no longer sullies Accord's good name

Honda tweaks Crosstour moniker, no longer sullies Accord's good name originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 04 Aug 2011 10:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

Want to be connected with everything automotive in your area? Check out Cars Connected today!

Get your next Honda for the lowest price possible! Go to first!
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 04:26 PM.

cars connected social network

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc. recognizes that "Honda", it's logos and various model names and numbers are registered trademarks of the Honda Motor Co. These terms are used for identification purposes only. is not affiliated in any way with the Honda Motor Co., Honda or any other company listed herein. All information on this site is the opinion of its members and not the opinion of the site itself. ©2017 Madison Ross Media Group. All rights reserved. Content published on requires permission for reprint.
Need products for your Honda? Check out your options at the links below: