Hand controls for the accelerator and brake pedals
Hydraulic passenger side doors and passengerside power lift ramp
Estimated more than $25,000 invested in conversion
Oneowner vehicle with only 38,500 miles
4L inline iVTEC fourcylinder engine
Fourspeed automatic transmission
Fourwheel disc brakes with antilock, airbags, airconditioning, cruise control, keyless entry
Tango Red Pearl exterior and black interior with gray accents
Have Father Time and Mother Nature combined to make driving a chore instead a pursuit you used to enjoy? MotoeXotica Classic Cars may have a solution for you in this oneowner, handicappedequipped 2006 Honda Element, that is fully wheelchair accessible with the flip of a switch
The Tango Red Pearl exterior is in excellent shape, as are the wagons glass panels, which are clear and crackfree. The wagons lights are also clear and intact. The wagon rolls on Kelly radials, size P215/70R15 at all four corners and wrapped around factory aluminum wheels, all of which look great. The wagons body panels are solid and straight, including the bumpers, the engine bay is extremely tidy and the cargo bay looks fantastic.
Driver assist features on this Element include driver, passenger and front side air bags, power steering, fourwheel disc brakes with antilock, airconditioning, cruise control, rear window defroster, power locks, power mirrors, power windows, tilt steering column, intermittent wipers, privacy glass and more.
Inside, the black interior with its gray accents looks great. The drivers bucket seat and rear seats are in very good order. To make the vehicle handicapaccessible, the front passenger seat has been removed, the passenger side doors operate hydraulically, theres a power lift ramp on the passenger side and there are hand controls for the accelerator and brake pedals. The wheelchair resides in the passenger area allowing you easy access to the driver seat and still room for passengers
In addition, the headliner, instrument panel and fourspoke steering wheel are all in very good order. The mirror glass and shifter are in good shape and rounding out the interior is a factory AM/FM stereo with CD player.
TheHonda Elementwas acompactcrossoverbased on a modifiedCRVplatform, manufactured inEast Liberty, Ohioand offered infrontwheelandallwheel driveformats in theUnited StatesandCanadafrom model years 2003 through 2011.
The Element followed a concept vehicle calledModel X, developed by a core group of Honda R&D engineers in 1998 and debuted at the 2001 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The Model X was designed to be an activityoriented vehicle combining features of apickup truckand asport utility vehicle.
The floor is made of easily cleanable TPO coated textured urethane; the fabric is stain resistant; the individual rear seats recline, fold up, and are removable. The rear clamshell tailgate arrangement is large, and the vehicle is tall, allowing tall loads.
The rear side doors open outward from the front but are not referred to assuicide doors: they cannot be opened if the conventional front doors are not open. To accommodate elimination of theBpillars, which provides unobstructed access for side loading through the 2006 model year, limited by the front seat design from 2007 onward, the Element features a chassis with reinforced joints, strengthened lower side sills, larger cross members, enlarged rocker panels, and five bulkheads per side.
The compact SUV features a2.4liter K Engine, an iVTECfourcylinderengine producing andfrontwheel driveor an optionalallwheel drivesystem a hydraulically actuated system that operates only when front wheel slippage occurs, marketed as "Real Time" all wheel drive. The Element had a towing capacity 1,500lbs.
With projected first year sales of 50,000,the Element sold 67,478 units in 2003 in the U.S.By 2010, just over 14,000 were sold,and by December 2010, shortly before its discontinuation, it had sold a total of more than 325,000 units.
In 2007, the Element won the Dogcars.com "Dog Car of the Year" award because of its "versatile cargo space, easyclean flooring, cratefriendly rear design and optional allwheel drive." and in 2010, it won the "Small SUV" category as a "Top Safety Pick" in theInsurance Institute for Highway SafetyAnnual Awards.
Competition to this Honda in 2006 included Fords Escape, Hondas CRV, Hyundais Tucson, Jeeps Wrangler, Kias Sportage, Land Rovers Freelander, Mazdas Tribute,
This SUV is currently located at our facility in St. Louis, Missouri. Current mileage on the odometer shows 38,478 miles. It is sold as is, where is, on a clean and clear, original owner actual mileage title, showing only 13 miles at purchase date of 7//2006. GET OUT AND DRIVE
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Exterior: Tango Red Pearl
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