The new 2022 Honda Legend sedan has been spotted testing recently without camo. At first glance, the forthcoming model should bring many novelties. Honda officials reveal that the updated version will arrive on March 31, 2021.
The next generation Legend looks refreshed, and it receives some changes on the front and rear fascias. On top of that, the new sedan will boast a self-driving system for traffic jams rated at Level 3. Like the popular RLX model, the new Legend will probably use the same hybrid system.
2022 Honda Legend Exterior
The recently spied 2022 Honda Legend looks fresh and is finally caught without heavy camo. The upcoming sedan is dimensionally bigger than the predecessor. Overall, the design is better, and the only visible modifications on the updated Legend include revised front and rear fascias. The front looks sportier thanks to the black grille and better-shaped headlights. As mentioned, some small changes are visible on the back as well, and the next-generation Legend now features better graphics on the taillight and new exhaust system.
The biggest news is that Legend would boast a self-driving system for traffic jams rated at Level 3. That means that car can handle itself in certain conditions, allowing the driver to let go of the steering wheel for some time.
Inside, the forthcoming 2022 Honda Legend will use many elements from the RLX model. The cabin is nice, and it offers plenty of space. Like the predecessor, the new Legend comes with a long list of standard amenities. Buyers can expect leather upholstery, power-adjustable seats, three-zone automatic climate control, a power-adjustable steering wheel, ambient lighting, and more. Besides, as the RLX, the Legend might come with the same 14-speaker ELS Studio audio system, built-in navigation, and finally, with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration.
According to the news, the Legend will probably get a new infotainment system with excellent graphics. Many believe that it will use the same display as the recently introduced Accord model. Besides, we can also expect a vast number of new driver-assist features.
2022 Honda Legend Powertrain Specs
As for the powertrain, the new 2022 Honda Legend will most likely stick to the proven engine. That means we could once more see the same hybrid setup with an all-wheel-drive as standard. If you didn’t know, Honda used the same system in the RLX.
The engine consists of 3.5-liter V-6 works with a trio of electric motors. Thanks to this combination, the Legend can deliver a combined 377 horsepower. According to the manufacturer, the engine will be paired to a new 10-speed automatic transmission.
Release Date and Price
After great sales of the previous model that is on the market since 2014, the manufacturer will finally make some room for improvements.
The new 2022 Honda Legend is coming, and from the latest Honda statement, this sedan will be available to purchase on March 31, 2021. Pricing is unknown at this moment, but we can expect more exciting news in the coming weeks.