[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][dealer network][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura
There are currently no active Acura promotions
Honda
There are currently no active Honda promotions
American Honda reports July 2020 sales
More.......................
2021 TLX to Make Racing Debut at Pikes Peak Hill Climb
More.......................
2021 Honda Odyssey: America’s Most Popular Minivan Gets a Makeover
More.......................
6MT out for Accord. Civic Coupes and Fit are gone after MY2020. Si on hiatus until 2022
More.......................
2021 Acura TLX Color and Trim info and some pricing information has been released to dealers
More.......................
Honda sets a new FWD track record at Suzuka with the 2021 Civic Type R Limited Edition
More.......................
American Honda reports June 2020 sales
More.......................
Press Release: All-New 2021 TLX Advances Acura’s Commitment to Safety Performance
More.......................
TLX --> Re: 2nd Generation TLX Reviews
Join Discussion......
TOV Asia --> Re: Ended up buying a Freed+ Hybrid
Join Discussion......
RLX --> Re: RLX to Get a $12k Discount
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: F1 - 2020 British Grands Prix 1 & 2
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: 2.4 engine reliable and historic
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: 2022 86/BRZ spy shots
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Or...The Electrocution of Honda
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Autism Speaks
Join Discussion......
Fuel Cell Technology --> Re: GM backing out of consumer fuel cell vehicle plans for 2023
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: 250hp Mazda 3 Turbo?
Join Discussion......
Civic --> Re: 1978 Civic on BAT with 24,538 miles
Join Discussion......
Videos --> Re: 2021 CTR Well, buckle up—we’re nearly there
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: MotoGP 2020
Join Discussion......
Videos --> Re: Gordon Murrays’ F1 Successor - T50
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: Ioniq Is Now A Hyundai Sub-Brand, Three New Models Coming Soon
Join Discussion......
Some information on new European 6-passenger Honda
 Date: March 25, 2004 08:23
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: Autocar Online (UK)
 Credibility Rating: 8


Autocar Online has a story that sheds a bit more light on the upcoming 6-passenger vehicle that Honda is rumored to be working on for a European launch this fall. They are calling it the "FR-V", as in "Family Rercreational Vehicle". In this article a few details of the upcoming "FR-V" model are revealed. Following is a summary of what they're reporting.
  • 7-passenger Stream is referred to as "out-going", implying that the FR-V will replace it.
  • 3+3 seating configuration is confirmed
  • Styling is said to be "stylish and aggressive". Some elements of the design are said to resemble features on the Honda Bulldog concept, shown at the 2001 Tokyo Motor show (see illustrations below)
  • To be based on the Civic platform
  • Available motors are said to include the 2.2 CDTi diesel, 1.7L CDTi diesel, and 2.0L i-VTEC, with dashboard mounted 5-speed manual and automatic shifters
  • Seating/cargo configuration is said to be very flexible, with the rear seats folding "flush with the floor".

Related Photos

2001 Honda Bulldog Concept

2001 Honda Bulldog Concept


Last edited by JeffX on March 25, 2004 08:28

Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Subject Thread Originator Replies Last Post
  it's icky!!!!
pahonda 0
  Side Visibility Poor
Roberto 1
  3+3?
Honda-D 4
  this is where Honda got the shape of the new Accord's nose from
mditty 3
  Possible Acura RDX?
TSXspy 1
  Stream sales in Europe
AnttiV 5
TOV Photo Gallery: 2020 Chicago Auto Show
Read Article....................
TOV Photo Gallery: Honda and Acura at 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show
Read Article....................
TOV Photo Gallery: Other vehicles of 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: RealTime Racing's TOP secret Honda Collection Hall
Read Article....................
2019 Honda Passport PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
2019 Acura NSX PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2020 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy
31