Honda is kickstarting its plan to promote 500,000 absolutely electrical automobiles in North America by 2030 with the 2024 Prologue. The Japanese automaker has been slowly releasing particulars on this upcoming SUV, which it says will reside, “above CR-V and alongside Passport, providing beneficiant passenger and cargo area,” in response to a latest press launch.
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2024 Honda Prologue
From what we’ve gathered to this point, it appears improvement of the Prologue kicked off across the time the world first shut down for the COVID-19 pandemic. With everybody working remotely, designers and engineers turned to digital actuality know-how to assist pen the car’s design, which the corporate calls “Neo-rugged.” Then in early 2022, Honda and Basic Motors introduced a partnership to assist convey reasonably priced electrical automobiles to the plenty.
Prologue, just like the upcoming 2024 Acura ZDX, will borrow its chassis and Ultium battery tech from GM. It will work as a stopgap resolution till Honda has refined its in-house e:Structure platform, slated to come back on-line a while in 2026.
Designers made positive to present Prologue each visible and dimensional separation from the redesigned 2023 CR-V. Whereas the slim grille and headlights comply with present Honda styling developments, the remainder of the outside is distinctive from its gasoline and hybrid sibling. Prologue’s 122-inch wheelbase, 192-inch total size, and 78-inch width are 15, 7, and 5 inches better than the compact-class CR-V, respectively, placing it nearer to the midsize Passport.
The inside appears like it is going to be relatively spacious. The instrument panel can be an 11-inch display screen whereas infotainment duties can be dealt with by an 11.3-inch touchscreen.
Further particulars and pricing for the Honda Prologue can be revealed nearer to its on-sale date in calendar 2024.
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With Honda accelerating its timetable to promote extra absolutely electrical automobiles within the US by 2030, it makes a variety of sense for them to companion with one other automaker to convey a product to market sooner to allow them to work on perfecting their very own resolution. Prologue’s design strikes a pleasant stability between futuristic and standard, which ought to immediately give it mass-market attraction, particularly if it’s priced aggressively.
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