THE second generation Honda Stream was launched in the local car market 5th January 2008.
Happy Motoring Co Sdn Bhd Manager Loh Kok Sin said the the popularity of the Honda Stream had generated strong demand with over 285,744 units sold in Japan.
In 2001, the Honda Stream was first launched in Japan, setting an industry benchmark for compact sport multi purpose vehicles, Loh said, adding that the vehicle combined style and performance with a spacious cabin able to accommodate seven adults.
Achieving two prestigious awards Japan Car of the Year 2006/2007 and Best Value and Good Design Award 2006 the new spacious and stylish Honda Stream is equipped with newly developed 1.8 litre 140PS intelligent Variable Valve Timing and lift Electronic Control (i-VTEC) engine that works with Drive-By-Wire (DBW) system offering owners two types of engine in one compact unit.
Loh said the system provided power acceleration and excellent fuel economy.
"To take the best care of you and your family, Honda has incorporated the most advanced safety features into the Honda Stream with its G-CON technology through its advance real world crash facility."
Priced on the road at $33,990 for the 1.8 Auto, the Honda Stream is available in five colours neutron blue metallic, nighthawk black pearl, premium white pearl, alabaster silver metallic and cool umber metallic.
Other features include a five-speed automatic transmission, optimised suspension geometry for optimised ride comfort and sport handling.