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2016 Honda Legend making PH reveal this October

2016 Honda Legend making PH reveal this October image

Text: Martin Aguilar / Photos: Honda | posted October 09, 2015 17:24

Honda to offer new full-size luxury flagship to PH market

Honda PH would soon be expanding its model lineup as the brand prepares to introduce the 2016 Legend on October 20.

As an overview, the Legend is Honda's full-size luxury car which is essentially a rebadged version of the Acura RLX. It features a wide body and comes with 'Jewel Eye' LED headlights that is integrated with gem-like lenses.

Rear of the 2016 Honda Legend 

Originally launched in Japan last November 2014, the Legend is powered by a 3.5-liter V6 engine along with a "Sport Hybrid" system composed of three electric motors and a 260 volt lithium-ion battery . The combined power output of the 2016 Legend stands at 382 PS and 461 Nm of torque. It is mated to a seven-speed dual clutch transmission.

Honda PH has yet to release the official specs and prices of the Philippine-bound Legend.