Honda Launched It New Car Honda WR-V In The Compact SUV Segment

Honda Motors Japan based company, launched its new compact or mini SUV Honda WR-V for Indian Roads as well as for global market on Thursday. WR-V is launched to take on the cars like Ford’s Eco-sport and Maruti’s Breeza which are already available in the market. Price of the car depends on the different variants from Rs. 7,75,000 to Rs. 9,99,900.

Variants Price In INR
Petrol S MT 7,75,000
Petrol VX MT 8,99,000
Diesel S MT 8,79,000
Diesel VX MT 9,99,900

In a statement by Chief Operating officer (regional operations of Asia and Oceania of Honda motors) Noriake Abe stated that, “India is the first country to manufacture and launch the Honda’s WR-V globally, which is testimony to Honda Motor Company’s allegiance to the Indian market.”

Honda WR-V LaunchHonda R&D India and Honda R&D Japan both together worked on WR-V which makes it the first car developed by them together. R&D India played a pivotal role in the designing and engineering concept of right hand driving for Indian powertrain.

Specifications of Honda

Honda WR-V is available in two variants of Petrol and Diesel.

The Honda WR-V also features starting with standard Anti-Lock Breaking System (ABS) and airbags for all variants. The top model of WRV-VX gets a sunroof, which is a segment’s first and it also features “DIGIPAD”the new 7-inch touchscreen information system. Reverse parking camera and WIFI supported DIGIPAD for the customer.

In the concern of engine, WR-V is coming with 1.5 Litre diesel and 1.2 Litre petrol engine which gives it the maximum power of 99bhp @3600rpm(diesel) and 89bhp @6000rpm(petrol) and torque of 200Nm(diesel) and 110Nm(petrol).

Specifications of Honda WR-V(In Shorts)

Engines 1.2 Litre (Petrol) 1.5 Litre (Diesel)
Displacement 1199 cc 1498 cc
Max Power 89 bhp @ 6000 rpm 99 bhp @ 3600 rpm
Peak Torque 110 Nm @ 4800 rpm 200 Nm @1750 rpm
Claimed Efficiency 17.5 kmpl 25.5 kmpl
ABS/Airbags Standard Standard


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