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1996 Honda Prelude

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1996 Honda Prelude
Available in 3 styles:  Prelude 2dr Coupe VTEC shown
Asking Price Range
Estimated MPG

22–24 city / 26–29 hwy


Roadside Assistance Coverage
36 months/36,000 miles

36 months/36,000 miles

Standard Features & Options

Available options vary by style
Standard Equipment
Available Options
 --  Not Available
3 Styles Available    

Starting MSRP$19,960$22,655$25,880

Body ExteriorSSiVTEC
Rear cargo:trunk
Power door mirrors
Number of doors:2

Convenience FeaturesSSiVTEC
Power front windows
Speed control
Memory seat --
Power moonroof
Air conditioning

Entertainment FeaturesSSiVTEC
AM/FM radio

Lighting, Visibility and InstrumentationSSiVTEC
Rear window defroster
Variably intermittent wipers

Variable valve control -- --
Fuel tank capacity:15.9gal.
Number of valves:16
Cylinder configuration:I-4
Drive type:front-wheel

Engine litersSSiVTEC
2.2 --
2.3 -- --

Fuel economy citySSiVTEC
24mpg -- --
22mpg --

Fuel economy highwaySSiVTEC
27mpg -- --
26mpg -- --
29mpg -- --

190hp @ 6,800RPM -- --
135hp @ 5,200RPM -- --
160hp @ 5,800RPM -- --

Recommended fuelSSiVTEC
Regular unleaded -- --
Premium unleaded --

158 lb.-ft. @ 5,500RPM -- --
142 lb.-ft. @ 4,000RPM -- --
156 lb.-ft. @ 4,500RPM -- --

4 speed automatic $800 $800 --
5 speed manual

Safety and SecuritySSiVTEC
ABS brakes --

Seats and TrimSSiVTEC
Front seats:bucket
Split folding rear seat
Leather upholstery -- --
Leather steering wheel -- --

Speed-sensing steering
Alloy wheels --
Power steering

Front tiresSSiVTEC
185/70HR14.0 BSW -- --
205/55VR15.0 BSW --

Rear tiresSSiVTEC
205/55VR15.0 BSW --
185/70HR14.0 BSW -- --

3 Styles Available

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