Honda Automobiles: Honda to Debut Rugged Open Air Vehicle Concept during 2018 SEMA Show, Showcase Civic Type R TCR, Rebelle Rally Pilot, Overland Ridgeline, Powersports Products and More

Posted on 26. Oct, 2018 by in Honda Canada

  • Unique Rugged Open Air Vehicle Concept that usually Honda could build
  • Championship-winning Honda Civic Type R TCR foe automobile showcases race-track performance
  • Rebelle Rally Honda Pilot creates open debut
  • First Honda pedal automobile designed to enthuse youngest Honda fans

If Las Vegas is a city where anything goes, afterwards a wild-looking Honda Rugged Open Air Vehicle Concept will fit right in. Joining a radical headlining vehicle, Honda’s other products on arrangement will strengthen a joining to on-road and off-road opening enthusiasts. Roadracing fans will get a disturb from a Honda Civic Type R TCR foe automobile on display, recently driven by Ryan Eversley to Honda’s initial TCR Championship in a Pirelli World Challenge series. Off-road fans can take in a 2019 Honda Pilot recently driven some-more than 1,700 miles by a Nevada and California deserts during a Rebelle Rally. Also on arrangement will be a entirely accessorized 2019 Honda Insight, a Honda Ridgeline Overland Expedition, 4 motorcycles from Honda Powersports including a 2019 indication year rebirth of a iconic Super Cub and Monkey and, for Honda’s youngest enthusiasts, a First Honda pedal car.

Honda Rugged Open Air Vehicle Concept
For information about this singular judgment vehicle, attend a Honda press discussion during 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 30 during counter 24887 in a south-west dilemma of a Las Vegas Convention Center’s Central Hall. Or, revisit hondanews.com during a same time where a press release, images and video will be accessible for observation and download.

Honda Civic Type R TCR
Honda motorist Ryan Eversley piloted this Honda Civic Type R TCR with RealTime Racing to a initial TCR Championship in a Pirelli World Challenge array this year. Eversley and his Honda Civic Type R TCR dominated a array with 5 wins and 11 lectern finishes in a 12-race season. Based on a immensely renouned Honda Civic Type R, a TCR chronicle boasts countless upgrades, ensuing in 340 horsepower from a 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder. The Type R TCR also comforts a consecutive 6-speed primer gearbox with a JAS twin-disc sintered-metallic squeeze and paddle shifters. Other race-only modifications were done for reserve considerations and to cessation and stop components to spin a already considerable Civic Type R into an all-out racecar.

THR-W Honda Civic Type R
Following final year’s successful run in salon batch form, a Team Honda Research West (THR-W) racing group earnings to a 25 Hours of Thunderhill. This year however, their Honda Civic Type R advantages from countless race-bred upgrades, upping a ante with some-more horsepower and race-ready brakes and suspension. With engine modifications that embody a tradition intake complement from Injen, ECU tuning by Hondata, and a racing down siren and tradition titanium empty complement by RV-6, a THR-W Type R now puts out 380 horsepower. The cessation has been race-prepped with HR racing springs and HPD World Challenge-spec tractable dampers, new Paragon 6-piston stop calipers and 355mm rotors, and BF Goodrich R1 tires. Aerodynamic enhancements embody a THR-W front splitter, a Honda Genuine Accessories full CO back wing, and CO fiber hood and induce from Seibon. Following a despotic grams-counting diet plan, this year’s Type R comes in 200 pounds lighter compared to final year’s car.

Team Honda Research West is a West Coast arm of Honda’s grassroots highway racing team. Founded in 1996 as a bar team, THR-W embodies a Honda Racing Spirit while advancing associates’ technical skills and knowledge.

F3 Americas Race Car
Powered by a special chronicle of a Civic Type R’s 2.0-liter DOHC VTEC® Turbo engine, Kyle Kirkwood has driven his Abel Motorsports Liger Crawford JS to a winner’s round in roughly each foe this season. The Formula 3 America array follows on from a Formula 4 United States Championship, permitting competitors and other determined racers a subsequent spin of open-wheel competition. Combining affordability, complicated technology, and a ability to obtain FIA Super License points, a F3 Americas array aligns with a tellurian FIA growth ladder truth of regulating common components to yield a cost-efficient, reliable, and absolute racing structure as drivers rise by a levels on their approach to North American, or Global, racing success.

Honda Pilot Rebelle Rally
Honda RD Americas (HRA) associates Ariel Jen and Melanie Morimoto recently finished a Rebelle Rally in this easily mutated 2019 Honda Pilot SUV. The all-women navigation convene runs 1,700 miles and 8-days opposite a deserts of California and Nevada, with motorist and navigator usually authorised a compass and a map as their guide. The 2019 Honda Pilot featured a batch drivetrain, regulating a bureau engine, transmission, and i-VTM4™ all-wheel expostulate complement for a era of a journey. The usually modifications done were for additional continuance and reserve performance, including tradition movement plates, additional belligerent clearance, off-road tires, and an interior mutated for additional storage of gangling tires and other equipment.

Honda Ridgeline Overland Project
The Honda Ridgeline Overland Project incorporates mixed upgrades and modifications to spin a 2019 Honda Ridgeline Black Edition into a ultimate overland journey vehicle. Working with Honda outfitter Jsport Performance Accessories, a Ridgeline Overlander’s endless modifications are meant to accelerate Ridgeline’s off-road and overlanding capability, but compromising a on-road comfort, and will shortly be accessible for purchase. The additional movement plates, off-road wheels and tires, and leveling container are all designed to assistance Ridgeline make a many of a i-VTM4™ four-wheel expostulate complement when pushing off-road. JSport sidesteps make it easier to entrance a versatile new Plateau roof shelve system, while a Mesa bed shelve maximizes load flexibility. Mounted in a Plateau roof shelve is a lightweight, still and absolute Honda EU2200i generator for powering any electrical accessories your overland excursions require.

2019 Honda Insight
The all-new 2019 Honda Insight hybrid offers a higher pushing experience, gentle interior, and high-end looks, all while receiving adult to a 55 mpg city rating1. Like all Honda products, Insight is accessible with a prolonged list of dealer-installed accessories, many of that are showcased on a Insight on arrangement this year during SEMA. Included on a Insight are several additional interior lighting, such as doorway sill, doorway row and feet enlightenment for a some-more tradition look. The arrangement Insight also includes 17-inch SBK wheels, haze lights, front and back chrome fender trim, and black front fender trim. All accessories are accessible from Honda dealers nationwide.

First Honda Pedal Car
Inspired by a Honda Project 24 judgment foe automobile shown during a 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show, a First Honda pedal automobile judgment explores ideas to enthuse kids to be enthusiasts for a Honda brand. The pedal automobile is compact, about 47 inches long, 24 inches high and 22 inches wide, and incorporates CO fiber construction in a building and back “diffuser.” Though pedal powered, a First Honda also contains a rechargeable lithium ion battery to energy lights, and even recharge a dungeon phone in a break cell underneath a “hood.” Built by Honda Accessory America, a First Honda also uses 18-inch amalgamate wheels from a 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback.

Honda Powersports
The Honda Powersports lineup on arrangement during SEMA will showcase a array of opposite products, featuring a following:

  • 2019 CRF450R Works Edition – For a 2019 indication year, we don’t have to be Ken Roczen to suffer a CRF450R with bureau enhancements, as a new CRF450RWE comforts a array of upgrades formed on a bikes in a Team Honda HRC foe shop. Rocketing to a tip step of a lectern by a use of a specifically designed cylinder conduct with hand-polished ports, Yoshimura titanium slip-on muffler, and special ECU settings, this new indication offers increasing low- and mid-range torque. It also comforts a same graphics as Roczen’s No. 94 foe bike, including a Throttle Jockey bureau chair cover. Upgraded black D.I.D LT-X rims are included, along with black triple clamps and a bullion RK chain. Titanium nitride-coated flare legs and an updated, titanium nitride-coated startle missile boost traction and strike absorption.
  • 2019 CRF450L – The all-new road-legal CRF450L expands customers’ off-road possibilities by enabling entrance to a best roving trails, even when that means joining them around pavement roads. Street legality is achieved around comforts like LED lighting, mirrors, and a dedicated empty system. Equally during home in a woods or desert, a CRF450L has a wide-ratio six-speed delivery for limit adaptability, while a lightweight, 2.0-gallon titanium fuel tank offers good range. Compared to a CRF450R motocrosser, holder mass is adult for meekness in technical conditions, where a large-capacity radiator keeps things cool.
  • 2019 Super Cub C125 ABS – Since a 1958 introduction of a initial Super Cub C100 (one year before a launch of a American Honda Motor Co., Inc.), a iconic indication and a descendants have enticed armies of new riders to motorcycling with a approachable, stylish pattern and practical opening that helped change people’s perceptions of riding. In fact a strange Super Cub was a many constructed engine automobile in history, offered over 100 million units worldwide.  After 45 years, a Super Cub earnings to a United States, with American Honda charity a 2019 Super Cub C125 ABS in jubilee of a 60th anniversary. Featuring classical Super Cub styling with an S-letter conformation and step-through design, a small motorcycle has a fuel-efficient and still 125cc air-cooled single-cylinder engine, fuel injection, a gentle seat, and ABS brakes.
  • 2019 Monkey – A master of fun, a 2019 Monkey builds on a passion of a 1958 original, while opening a doorway to a subsequent era of enthusiasts. The classical Monkey character provides a cues: simple, winding surfaces, and a trapezoid conformation highlighting a compress length. The silken fuel tank, finished in a same tone as a frame, swingarm, and shocks, crowns a machine, and proudly wears a chronological 3-D “Old Wing”-design Honda logo. Chrome steel high-mount fenders—plus a evocatively hammered empty shield, round mirrors, and high-rise handlebar—all compensate loyalty to a original. The Monkey is powered by a modern, arguable 125cc single-cylinder four-stroke engine, and is accessible with ABS brakes. The instance on arrangement during SEMA has been mutated with a Yoshimura Prototype Slip-on Muffler.
  • 2018 Africa Twin Adventure Sports – Based on a renouned Africa Twin, this new Adventure Sports indication offers increasing sport, furloughed and off-road capability. New technology, extended comfort, longer range, some-more cessation travel, and most some-more give this journey bike some-more altogether opening for riders who wish to try those far-off places they’ve always dreamed about. The indication on arrangement during SEMA has been mutated with a Yoshimura RS-4 Works Finish Slip-on Muffler.

For some-more information about a full operation of motorcycles, ATVs, scooters and side-by-sides, go to http://powersports.honda.com/.

For More Information
Consumer information is accessible at automobiles.honda.com. To join a Honda village on Facebook, revisit facebook.com/honda. Additional media information including minute pricing comforts and high-resolution photography of all 2018 Honda models is accessible during hondanews.com.

About Honda
Honda offers a full line of reliable, fuel-efficient and fun-to-drive vehicles with modernized reserve technologies sole by over 1,000 eccentric U.S. Honda dealers. The Honda lineup includes a Fit, Civic, Insight, Accord and Clarity array newcomer cars, along with a HR-V, CR-V and Pilot competition application vehicles, a Ridgeline pickup and a Odyssey minivan.

Honda has been producing automobiles in America for some-more than 35 years and now operates 19 vital production comforts in North America. In 2017, some-more than 90 percent of all Honda code vehicles sole in a U.S. were done in North America, regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

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1. 55/45/52 mpg City/Hway/Combined ratings for Insight LX/EX; 51/45/48 for Touring. Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison functions only. Your tangible mileage will change depending on how we expostulate and say your vehicle, pushing conditions, lithium-ion battery container age/condition and other factors.

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