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2009 Honda Element EX

At a Glance

Pricing $20,825 - $24,185
Drive Types FWD, AWD
Engines 2.4l I4
Transmissions A5
Fuel Economy 19-20 (city), 24-25 (highway)

Overview Information

The uniquely styled Element was originally pitched as a type of backpack for young active males. Many buyers have found that the Element offers sensible all-wheel-drive utility for suburban duty. The orginal matte-finish composite fenders are no longer offered. The interior features spill-proof surfaces. The doors provide good access to the back, but are tricky to operate in parking spaces. Only 2 passengers can sit in the rear seat, but they will enjoy almost limousine-like leg room.

What Changed:

The SC model has been dropped.

Official Word:

The 2011 Honda Element SUV stands ready for adventure with its wide-opening side cargo doors, a wipe-down utility floor and a multitude of seating configurations that range from lounge mode to maximum cargo mode. The purposeful interior offers a low load-in floor with flat surfaces along with a tall interior ideal for hauling many types of gear. The interior provides seating for four people along with a cargo area that quickly adapts to large items with...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Element LX 2.4l I4 (166-bhp) A5 FWD 20/25/22 $20,825
Element LX 2.4l I4 (166-bhp) A5 AWD 19/24/21 $22,075
Element EX 2.4l I4 (166-bhp) A5 FWD 20/25/22 $22,935
Element EX 2.4l I4 (166-bhp) A5 AWD 19/24/21 $24,185