Slated for a full debut on November 27, a day before the Los Angeles Auto Show, the revived Honda SUV will slot in between the CR-V and the Pilot. The 2019 Passport will also likely share a platform with the larger Pilot as Honda revealed the new crossover SUV will be built at its Lincoln, Alabama, plant-also where the Pilot calls its production home.
The Japanese automaker was coy about any other details on the new vehicle.
The new Honda Passport was designed and engineered - and will be assembled - entirely in-house, and will become the fourth model in the brand's CUV line-up, lining up in Honda dealerships next year alongside the entry-level HR-V, as well as the CR-V and Pilot.
Honda's US dealers are getting their first chance to see the Passport at a meeting in San Francisco Thursday, a Honda spokeswoman said.
Honda is building a brand-new SUV with an old name to fit in between the CR-V and the Pilot. Honda designed and developed the Passport in the US, and it will enter production in Lincoln, Alabama, alongside the Pilot.
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Honda's USA light-truck sales, up 5.3 percent this year, are on track to set a record for the fourth straight year, and exceed 700,000 for the third year in a row.
Honda has a new SUV that it is aiming at the weekend adventure crowd that will be coming to the LA Auto Show.
The Honda Passport is back, folks.
The Honda light truck lineup has been widely recognized for excellence in design, packaging, safety features and performance, with Honda named America's "Best SUV Brand" by U.S. News and World Report in 2018, for the second straight year.