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Updated 15.Sept.15

NOTE: Dates indicated are for expected model introduction, not necessarily model year.

  2015 2016 2017 and beyond 2018 and beyond
Accord MMC. Refreshed styling with LED lighting, 60/40 rear seat, Honda Sensing, Display Audio, Apple Carplay and Android Auto added.      
CLX (Acura Coupe)   Still unsure what's going on here, if anything. Some have indicated that a sub-NSX coupe is in the works. The question is will it be TLX-based or something else?  
Civic FMC. 1.5T, EarthDreams 2.0 DOHC VTEC, 2.0T (Si) 5-door hatch from Europe coming to USA US Type-R Model  
City   Fit-based sedan. 1.5 CVT. Canadian availability?? (probably not USA)    
Crosstour 2015 is the final model year Discontinued -- --
CR-V   FMC. 2.0T(?), i-MMD (Hybrid)    
CR-Z   Future uncertain    
FC-X Clarity FMC - to be more mainstream.      
Fit     MMC, 1.5T?  
HR-V New Fit-based crossover. 1.8 EarthDreams + CVT, 6MT, Realtime AWD     MMC, 1.5T
ILX MMC - 2.4 8DCT, no more 6MT   FMC - 2.0T?  
MDX MMC. 9AT Minor styling updates FMC  
NSX 3-motor Sport Hybrid AWD, longitudinally mounted 3.5L twin turbo 90-degree V6. >550hp system output - Tokyo Motor Show debut?      
  2015 2016 2017 2018 and beyond
Odyssey   FMC 3.5 9AT    
Pilot FMC 3.5 9AT      
RDX MMC - 6AT, Acura Watch   FMC  
Ridgeline   FMC - 3.5 9AT(?)    
RLX (NA) / Legend (ROW) Sport Hybrid is Back for '16MY   FMC
S1500(??)   FR Roadster, 1.5T - 200+hp - possible US intro.    
S2000       MR - 2.0T hybrid sports, heat recovery system - possibly based upon NSX architecture
TLX   Type-S Returns? 3.5T??    

NOTE: Dates indicated are for expected model introduction, not necessarily model year.

The information above is compiled from numerous sources.
Unless otherwise noted, information pertains to US and/or Canadian-market models
If you have more up-to-date or more accurate information, please contact me


DRL: Daytime Running Lamps

EU: European Market
FF: FF refers to a Front-engine, Front-wheel-drive drivetrain configuration.
FMC: Full Model Change - full redesign of a product, generally resulting in significant changes in packaging, performance, and styling.
FR: FR refers to a Front-engine, Rear-wheel-drive drivetrain configuration.
IMA: Integrated Motor Assist - Honda's Hybrid gas/electric technology
JDM: Japan Domestic Market
MMC: Minor Model Change - Mid-cycle freshening of an existing model. Often limited to subtle cosmetic changes but sometimes new trim levels and/or drivetrain options are introduced.
MYxx: Model Year, where xx is the year (e.g. MY03 = Model Year 2003)
NA: North America; in other places on the site it may be used as an abbreviation for Naturally Aspirated
ROW: Rest of World
P-AWS: Precision All-Wheel Steering
SH-AWD: Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™
xAT: Automatic Transmission - x denotes the number of ratios
xDCT: Dual-Clutch Transmission - x denotes the number of ratios
xMT: Manual Transmission - x denotes the number of ratios

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