NEW FOR 2012:

– Rearview camera added
– Exterior colour: Basque Red Pearl added

For 2012, the Honda Crosstour is unchanged except for a new rearview camera, which has its display in the rearview mirror. Models ordered with the optional navigation system retain the display in the navigation screen.

The Honda Crosstour, properly called the Honda Accord Crosstour, is the top level of the Accord V6 sedan lineup. It comes only as the EX-L trim line with an available EX-L Navigation package.

The Crosstour uses a 3.5-litre V6 with five-speed automatic transmission. The engine features cylinder deactivation and is capable of running on three, four or six cylinders, depending on power requirement, for optimal fuel economy. It is front-wheel drive but can be optioned to all-wheel drive.

Standard features include 18-inch alloy wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, active front head restraints, tire pressure monitoring system, automatic headlamps, power-folding heated mirrors, fog lights, front splash guards, power sunroof, privacy glass, variable intermittent wipers, intermittent rear wiper/washer, active noise cancellation, auto-dimming rearview mirror, cargo cover, compass, illuminated vanity mirrors, exterior temperature display, Bluetooth connectivity, garage door opener, keyless entry, auto up/down front windows, cruise control, tilt and telescopic leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, eight-way driver and four-way passenger power-adjustable heated leather seats, driver’s side memory, 60/40 split-folding rear seat with pass-through, floor mats, six-CD/MP3 stereo with auxiliary and USB input, and XM satellite radio.

A navigation system can be added as an option on the AWD model.

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