The gas mileage was great, which is pretty much the only advantage to the car. Thanks to its 12-valve, four-cylinder engine, the 1983 Prelude achieved hp in the 100 range. Quick access to automobile-catalog website - type in a browser: a-c. The automatic transmission has mechanical problems, and is noted by the manufacturer. In addition to the vehicle's performance, the angled looks of the car body has always been an attractive sight to see.
The Prelude consistently outpaced other Honda offerings in technological advances. Here you can find such useful information as the fuel capacity, weight, driven wheels, transmission type, and others data according to all known model trims. The last generation Honda Prelude is a gifted, though eccentric, sports coupe. No back seat room unless for little children. It had multiple sensors that were prone to malfunction and the brakes failed sooner than they should have.
It was available with four-speed automatic transmission and five-speed manual transmission, both with overdrive. The prelude could've been a good car if the previous owner had taken the time to properly maintain it. Under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, the content, organization, graphics, design, compilation, magnetic, translation, digital conversion and other matters related to the automobile-catalog. You just have to sit in it and start driving it to know this. It was smaller in size so it was also easier to park than a larger car, I guess. The first Prelude that appeared in showrooms in 1979 was not substantially different in appearance from an Accord.
The last Prelude left the assembly line in the 2001 model year. But, since it was not taken care of and it has several defects already , it had a number of issues. Thanks to its 12-valve, four-cylinder engine, the 1983 Prelude achieved hp in the 100 range. The Prelude won admiration from top industry publications, such as Car and Driver, which listed the automobile on its Ten Best list ten times throughout its production history. It was available with four-speed automatic transmission and five-speed manual transmission, both with overdrive. Although it was smaller, the Prelude featured a dashboard that tended to confound its drivers. Reproduction of part or all of the contents of this web-site in any form is prohibited and may not be recopied and shared with a third party.
It continues to be a favorite among car enthusiasts and enjoys comparatively strong resale value. Otherwise, the driver's seat is a fully adjustable bucket seat! The Prelude was designated as a Best Buy in 1998, 1999 and 2000 by Consumer Guide Automotive. The full Terms and Conditions of using this website and database can be found. Replaced and engine runs like new again. The gas mileage is great for the level of power the engine provides.
General Comments: This car is all the fun Honda had to offer in the early 90s! The paint on the outside weather-stripping for the doors is peeling off, exposing bare metal. It required a lot of maintenance that I wasn't able to keep up with, but had I been able to maintain it, it would have been a good little car. At 178 inches long and 69 inches wide, the 2001 Prelude is one of largest models ever produced. The muffler had at least one hole in it, so it was much louder than it should have been. While costly and more work than simply redoing the pistons, a swap can be the thing you need to fall in love with the vehicle again. It continues to be a favorite among car enthusiasts and enjoys comparatively strong resale value. The Honda Prelude is a sporty coupe that comfortably seats four people.
I'm tall and there's plenty of room. Following its successful American launch of the Civic and Accord models, Honda introduced the Prelude in 1979. The performance of the engine is incredible and I have no issues when I need to negotiate slower traffic. The gas mileage was great, which is pretty much the only advantage to the car. I receive a lot of compliments on it, too.
I fell in love the first time I saw one, and now I fall in love every time I sit in mine! Consumable parts cost the same as for any other car belts, filters etc. The 2001 model boasts horsepower in the 195 range. It has been replaced already at 100,000 miles, but it is already beginning to go bad and the car is around 150,000 miles now. The Prelude follows other Honda cars in terms of its strong reliability record. It also has a front engine, front-wheel drive layout. Model year 1990 Year of manufacture 1990 First year of ownership 2009 Most recent year of ownership 2009 Engine and transmission 2.