Honda BR-V compact SUV, which is scheduled to be launched in India about 5 May, 2016, is now readily available for pre-bookings across the carmaker’s dealerships in the country for a token quantity of 21,000. One need to note, that these are just dealer bookings; Honda is yet to make an official announcement regarding the BR-V’s bookings.
The Honda BR-V is underpinned by the lengthy Brio platform and takes some inspiration from the Mobilio MPV‘s design. The compact SUV is based about Honda’s ‘Energetic Tough Motion’ create philosophy; the huge chrome-slat grille, black projector head-lamps, durable bumper, the plastic physique cladding about the wheel arches, and the higher ground clearance with each other along with others elements include to the BR-V’s spirited stance. Its rear, about the others hand, looks pretty brand-new for a Honda automobile in India, thanks to the solitary unit tail-lamps.
Honda BR-V Rear
Moving about to dimensions, the SUV measures 4,455mm in length, 1,735mm in width, 1,650mm in height and Obtains a wheelbase of 2,660mm. others compared to the assure of appropriate cabin space, Honda BR-V’s ground clearance of 201mm offers a reasonable suggestion regarding its readiness to handle the lot of roads in the country.
Honda’s 7-seater compact SUV will certainly be readily available along with an option of 2 engine options: the 1.5-litre SOHC petrol and the 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel. While the petrol unit establishes 117 horses along along with a optimum torque of 146Nm, the diesel puts out 99bhp and 200Nm of torque. For transmission, Honda will certainly provide a 6-rate manual gearbox along along with the selection of a CVT (Regularly Variable Transmission).
The Honda BR-V compact SUV’s list of rivals entails set names enjoy the Renault Duster and the Hyundai Creta. Maintaining its competition in mind, we anticipate the Honda BR-V’s fee to range in between 8.5 lakh – 12 lakh.
Honda BR-V Launch Date: 5 May, 2016
Honda BR-V fee (Expected): 8.5 lakh – 12 lakh