Honda Passport stamped for reentry into the U.S.

Daniel Fowler
November 18, 2018

The 2019 Passport will also likely share a platform with the larger Pilot as Honda revealed the new crossover SUV will be built at its Lincoln, Alabama, plant-also where the Pilot calls its production home.

You can see the teaser video above, which confirms what we already suspected about the Passport: it will be made for actual off-roading. Strong demand for the Honda Pilot has sales up more than 41 percent for the first ten months of 2018.

The Passport will give Honda a more rugged model to offer customers who rightfully find the CR-V and Pilot a little too soft. Honda sold the original Passport, essentially a rebadged Isuzu Rodeo, from model years 1994 through 2002.

As with other recent Honda entries, expect it to get the latest version of the Honda infotainment system, including some features like the intercom that lets parents up front talk to kids or other passengers in the back.

Honda was named America's "Best SUV Brand" by U.S. News and World Report in 2018, for the second straight year.

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Honda will give a closer look at the 2019 Passport SUV with a live reveal on its YouTube channel November 27.

Honda brand light-truck sales are on track for a fourth-straight record year, on the way to top 700,000 units for the third year in a row and accounting for more than half of the Honda brand's US sales so far this year.

The Honda brand itself has seen sales of its light truck- a mix including the Ridgeline pickup - hit all-time high levels three years in a row, with the numbers growing 5.3% through the end of October.

With auto deliveries off 9.8 percent, light trucks account for more than half of the Honda brand's US sales so far this year.

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