2008 Honda Element LX specs & colors

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EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility

Front Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material N/A

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) N/A

Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.4L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 166 @ 5800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 161 @ 4000

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 23 MPG
Cruising Range - City 286.20 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 18 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 365.70 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Type 5
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.53
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.58
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.77

Suspension Type - Front Control-Link
Suspension Type - Rear Compact
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone

Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.1 x 0.9 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.1 x 0.4 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 15.9 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.2
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.26
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 34.9 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft

Front Tire Size P215/70R16
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16
Spare Tire Size N/A

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1500 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 150 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1500 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 150 lbs

Base Curb Weight 3433 lbs

Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Volume 103.6 ft³
Front Head Room 43.3 in
Front Leg Room 41.0 in
Front Shoulder Room 57.1 in
Front Hip Room 55.0 in
Second Head Room 38.0 in
Second Leg Room 39.1 in
Second Shoulder Room 52.2 in
Second Hip Room 47.6 in
Wheelbase 101.4 in
Length, Overall 169.3 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 71.5 in
Height, Overall 70.4 in
Track Width, Front 62.1 in
Track Width, Rear 62.3 in
Min Ground Clearance 6.9 in
Rear Door Opening Height N/A in
Rear Door Opening Width N/A in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 66.7 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 N/A in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 Not Available in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline 38.7 in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings N/A in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 46.0 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 74.6 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 25.1 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³
Trunk Volume N/A ft³

Side-impact door beams Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic brake distribution (EBD) Standard
Maintenance Minder system Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic brake distribution (EBD) Standard
Indicator lights-inc: door/tailgate open, low-fuel, low-oil pressure, passenger-side airbag-off indicator, vehicle stability assist-on Standard
Air conditioning w/air-filtration system Standard
Rear window defroster Standard
Cloth front bucket seats w/driver manual height adjustment Standard
Front side-impact airbags-inc: occupant position detection system (OPDS) Standard
Urethane coated utility floor Standard
2.4L DOHC MPFI 16-valve i-VTEC I4 engine Standard
Rear window wiper w/washer Standard
Front/rear flat-folding seats Standard
Remote entry system Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
Sliding sunvisor extensions Standard
Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH) Standard
Lockable glove box Standard
Pwr front windows w/driver auto-up/down Standard
Black composite body panels Standard
Lower instrument panel storage compartment Standard
Rear seat heater ducts Standard
Control-link MacPherson strut front suspension w/stabilizer bar Standard
16" x 6.5" steel wheels w/full wheel covers Standard
Adjustable head restraints in all seating positions Standard
Brake assist Standard
Roof-mounted antenna Standard
Drive-by-wire throttle system Standard
Rear privacy glass Standard
Pwr ventilated front/solid rear disc brakes Standard
Compact double wishbone rear suspension w/stabilizer bar Standard
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) w/traction control Standard
Instrument panel w/blue backlit gauges-inc: tachometer, digital odometer, (2) digital trip meters, coolant temp Standard
FXC waterproof front seating surfaces Standard
Cruise control Standard
Front 12V pwr outlet Standard
Brake assist Standard
Immobilizer theft-deterrent system Standard
Variable-assist pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Clamshell tailgate Standard
Removable 50/50 rear cloth seats w/flip-up feature Standard
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) w/traction control Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Side cargo doors Standard
Cargo area-inc: light, storage bins, (4) tie-downs, (2) hooks Standard
Rear ventilation windows Standard
P215/70R16 all-season tires Standard
Side curtain airbags w/rollover sensor, front & rear Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard
Front/rear beverage holders Standard
Multi-reflector halogen headlights Standard
Pwr mirrors Standard
120-watt AM/FM stereo w/CD player-inc: (4) speakers, clock Standard
3-point seat belts in all positions-inc: front seat belt automatic tensioning system, front adjustable seat belt anchors Standard
Adjustable steering column Standard
2-speed/intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Green heat-rejecting glass Standard
Door pocket storage bins w/rear bottle holders Standard
Instrument panel-mounted shifter Standard
Dual-stage, dual-threshold front airbags (SRS) Standard
Pwr door/tailgate locks Standard

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