The Honda Freed 2016 will be the newest version of Honda Freed. It would arrive with improved radiator grille, exhaust pipe & bumper. It is set to come with components shared with Honda Jazz & Honda Fit. Although it has been present in Asian markets for long, it is only now that the car will be launched in other parts of the world.
Honda Freed 2016 Engine / Fuel Economy
Standard Honda Freed 2016 models will come with a 1.5 L engine with 4 cylinders and an inline configuration, which would drive power to all the wheels. It would be able to produce maximum torque equaling to 114 Nm & peak power amounting to 130 hp. It is set to come in G and G Aero, two petrol versions. The car will have a hybrid edition which would drive power to only its front wheels. Basic model will be paired with 5-speed automatic transmission CVT gearbox, which would allow smooth gear shifts. Hybrid version is set to come with a little better gearbox, which would allow better performance.
Honda has not shared any information about fuel efficiency of this vehicle. However, it is expected that Honda Freed 2016 mileage figures will not be lower than 33 mpg. Fuel efficiency of this vehicle is unlikely to be on the lower end considering the stress of the manufacturer on lower fuel consumption.
Honda Freed 2016 Interior and Exterior
Its internal cabin will come with superior materials. Honda would design it to be spacious and more comfy, packed with some modern technological enhancements. You can find AC unit for comfortable trips and anti-ultra violet glass to safeguard your skin from harmful rays of the sun. Automatic climate control would be one of its best features, as will be Active Lock- up System to ensure better driving.
Honda Freed 2016 will have a compact SUV-style body. Its platform will be same as Honda Jazz or Honda Fit. It is set to arrive with new exhaust pipe, head and tail lamps at front and back, radiator grille & bumper. It is set to be designed taller, wider & longer to carry as many as 7 or 8 occupants easily. It would have aerodynamic exterior.
This new version is set to arrive with a plethora of interesting features, like DVD player, iPod compatibility, Bluetooth connectivity apart from other things. It would guarantee enough safety in the form of features like ACE Advanced Engineering Compatibility, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake force Distribution EBD, Brake Assist etc. It will not have any dearth of safety & infotainment features.
Honda Freed 2016 Price and Release Date
Price of 2016 Honda Freed will be in the range of $ 16,270 to $ 22,295. However, costs may vary according to the market rates of that time when this vehicle is likely to release in auto market. If official information is to be believed, Honda Freed 2016 would make an entry sometime during the first quarter of 2016. It would be released almost immediately afterwards in the Asian market first as a hybrid version and then as standard model.