2012 Honda Crosstour is coming with a new four-cylinder engine image

The Japanese based automaker Honda has recently announced that the 2012 Crosstour model will be offered with a new four-cylinder engine in the United States.

According to the car manufacturer, the 2012 Honda Crosstour will be available on the United States auto market with a new four-cylinder engine. Honda says that the unit will be a 2.4 liter powerplant which is developing a total output of 192 horsepower and has a peak torque of 219 Nm (162 lb-ft). The engine is mated to a five-speed automatic transmission which is helping the 2012 Honda Crosstour to return 21 / 29 mpg in city / highway.

“The new four-cylinder, two-wheel drive Honda Crosstour models are set to go on sale next month, broadening the vehicle’s appeal through a lower price point and EPA estimated fuel economy that increased 3 mpg1 in the city and 2 mpg1 on the highway”, as the automaker is saying in its official press release.

Honda says that the 2012 Crosstour model will be available in two trim levels, both of them coming nicely equipped with a moonroof, Bluetooth and USB connectivity, seven-speaker audio system, power windows and locks, air conditioning, automatic headlights, privacy glass and 17 inch alloy wheels. The EX-L variant is coming with some extra gear, like the leather upholstery, heated front seats and dual-zone automatic climate control. There’s no word on pricing yet on the 2012 Honda Crosstour, but the model is expected to start at less than 30.000 USD.