Today Honda begins production of what will undoubtedly be its next big money printer: the 2019 Honda Passport SUV. Revealed at the L.A. Auto Show, the Passport is a two-row mid-size SUV set to compete with others like the Ford Edge, Nissan Murano and Jeep Grand Cherokee. We broke some of the segment down in a comparison for you a short time ago.
The Passport is being produced in the same Alabama factory as the Pilot, Ridgeline and Odyssey — vehicles that all share a common platform. In fact, so similar are the Passport, Pilot and Ridgeline that they share the same 3.5-liter V6 engine and virtually the same dashboard design. Honda says this plant has built more than 4.7 million vehicles and engines since 2001.
Four Passport trim levels will