Honda Element Ratings

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    2005 Honda Element - LX (A4) 4x4

    Pros: Removable seats.

    Cons: Rear view blind spots

    Advice: none

    Watch that major blind spot!!!

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    2007 Honda Element - EX (A5) 4x4 5 Speed Automatic

    Pros: roominess

    Cons: ride

    Advice: be use to a hard noisy ride

    very bumpy riding on roads and noisy cheap interior materials. i kept it for 6 months and got rid of! not worth the money

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    2007 Honda Element - SC (A5) FWD

    Pros: Radio is strong and has a clean sound...

    Cons: Choppy ride...

    Advice: Check gas mileage if applicable to you...

    Drove the new SC...Suspension is a little tight...Somewhat of a choppy ride but not unmanageable...Handles well...Interior is very well thought out and very comfortable...Controls are easy to find and use...Extremely versatile vehicle...Acceleration is adequate...

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    2007 Honda Element - EX (A5) 4x4 5 Speed Automatic

    Pros: Easy to clean and LOTS of room!

    Cons: The bumpy ride on certain road conditions.

    Advice: Test drive, buy fog lights and all weather floor mats (makes floor not slippery)

    This car rocks! I'm 16 and this is the best car that you can get if you want functionability. It rides well but a little bumpy. Drives and handles excellent on dirt roads. 4wd is excellent in the snow and rain. Headlights are fantastic and I recommend to buy the fog lights. Great addition to the car for rain and snow.

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    2005 Honda Element - EX w/Side Airbags (A4) 4x4

    Pros: THE SNAZZZY DESIGN AND COLORS

    Cons: Doesn't perform well in very windy weather-and around sharp corners - hard to drive

    Advice: BUY, BUY, BUY!!! GREAT SUV

    I went from a Dodge Neon right in the middle of the high gas gauging, and did not notice much of a difference, with the exception that I actually saved money gas wise. I like the fact that the Element LOOKS so different, and gets so much attention that I know it has helped sales. I drive in the DC/VA/MD area and have been pleasantly surprised with its driving range for all the demands of stop and go, and bumper to bumper traffic that I encounter daily. It is great if you have or loath to clean/wash vehicles and have children(a cinch to clean). AND IT'S A HONDA!! CAN'T BEAT IT!!

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    2006 Honda Element - EX-P (A4) 4x4

    Pros: Everything

    Cons: Very hard to find this time of year. I had mine delivered from 220 miles away.

    Advice: Get the EX or the EX-P. It's worth it!

    This is an amazing automobile. Lots of trucks and cars were tested....mazda 6, Mustang, Frontier, PT Cruiser, Ranger, Wrangler, Focus and Tacoma. Nothing compared to the Element. I bought the EX-P model (without the side guards) in Tangerine Metalic. I LOVE it! My kid thinks it's the coolest car in the world. There is a moon roof in the Backseat that passengers can recline and look out while driving. The first thing I did when I got mine was plug in my I-Pod and hit Highway 101. This car handles beautifully, plenty of power, TONS of gadgets to keep you busy and impressed, totally comfortable and best of all...It looks hot!

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    2007 Honda Element - EX (A5) FWD 5 Speed Transmission

    Pros: Outstanding interior room, great mileage, Honda quality, and great handling.

    Cons: Power is adequate for the size of vehicle, but a V-6 or Turbo-4 would be a nice option.

    Advice: Drive it...Explore it...You will love it.

    This Honda Element is definitely a vehicle that adapts to all seasons and all lifestyles. I have never owned a more versatile vehicle. I must admit that of all the vehicles that I have owned, this Element has the features that can accomodate any lifestyle. The vehicle is designed to allow 4 adults to ride in comfort with limo style leg room for rear seat passengers. The Honda Element can transform quickly from a people hauler to a vehicle that can carry a large load like a enclosed pick-up truck. Interior headroom is more than substantial and carrying tall items is done with ease due to the high roof-line. I didn't fall in love with it until I drove it and then I was sold. I encourage anyone seeking a SUV with great fuel economy to drive this vehicle because it really does grow on you. The grade-logic transmission never leaves you searching for power even on grades. There is so much that this vehicle has to offer in a smaller package. If you are an active adult that enjoys life and what it has to offer, the Honda Element makes a great companion.