Amidst the speculations and expectations of the launch of diesel variant of Honda CR-V, the automaker, Honda Siel Cars India has launched a new version of this Sports Utility Vehicle. HSCI has launched the 'New Honda CR-V' in three variants. The new Honda CR-V is priced between Rs 21.9 lakh and Rs 24.12 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
The recently launched New Honda CR-V comes in three variants with an engine capacity of 2.0-2.4 litres.
This version of Honda CR-V has fresh looks and what makes it fresh is some of the exciting features of this latest launch. Some of the new additions in the features' range of new Honda CR-V include oval shaped fog lamps, a fresh 2-step front grille, re-formed hood and front bumper designing. Apart from this, some of the other safety features include:
Side curtain airbags with OPDS (Occupant Position Detection System)
Launched by HSCI, New Honda CR-V comes in models that are :
2.0L 2WD (MT) Models
2.4L Real Time 4WD MT models
2.4L Real Time 4WD AT models
This recently launched new Honda CR-V comes with 2+2 years warranty as well as 24-hours roadside help as a standard for each new Honda CR-V buyer.
Comparison with Previous Honda CR-V
New Honda CR-V differs on certain features with the previous SUV. The length of this new version of Honda SUV is 4575mm in length, while that of the Honda CR-V is 45mm shorter than this new vehicle. Though the length of the two versions vary, the automaker has ensured that other features like head clearance, ground clearance, height and similar width.
The other major change in the new Honda CR-V include the change in alloy wheels. This latest Honda SUV has 10 spoke alloy wheel while the old Honda CR-V has 7 -spoke alloy.
Between Rs 21.9 lakh and Rs 24.12 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Mystic Night Pearl
Opal Sage Metallic
Honda CRV is an exotic car. It is a speedy car and has a powerful engine of capacity 2.4 liter. The beige interiors add more beauty to the car. Honda CRV is fast becoming popular among the Indian Car enthusiasts.
This model comes in two variants namely Honda City CRV Manual and Honda City CRV Automatic. There are some specific differences in the two vehicles. Honda CRV Manual has all standard equipments like power retractable door mirrors, power door locks, power windows, tilt up tailgate window opener, ignition key reminder, digital odometer and tachometer, tilt adjustable power steering, soft type spare tyre cover, green glass, heat blocking, and multi reflector integrated headlights. The audio system is also excellent with AM/FM Stereo radio CD player with six speakers. Safety features include Antilock Braking system and Electronic Brake Force Distribution, and seat belt reminder.
Automatic model is similar to the manual variant of the car. It has more features like hard type sport grill, driver and front passenger vanity mirror, shift lever with overdrive, hard type spare tyre cover.
The engine of Honda CRV is water-cooled 4-stroke DOHC I VTEC16 valve in line 4 cylinder. The fuel supply is PGM FI. Transmission is five speed electronically controlled automatic with only one reverse. The engine has maximum horsepower of 152BHP@6000 rpm and torque of 215.2 NM/3600 rpm with a displacement of 2354cc. Fuel Tank capacity is 58 liters.
The brake system is Front brake ventilated disc and rear brake disc and drum combination. The front suspension is independent McPherson strut with toe control link with stabilizer. The rear suspension is independent double wishbone with stabilizer. The gear is pinion and rack type and power assisted.
The wheelbase of the car is 2620 mm with front and rear treads, the ground clearance is about 205 when unloaded.
A new version of the car was released amidst speculations of launch of diesel version of Honda CRV. The new version has three variants and the price is between 21.9 lakhs and Rs. 24.12 lakhs. This car has an engine capacity of 2 to 2.4 litres.
Additional features, which make Honda CRV a good car for the Indian roads, are the oval shaped fog lamps, reformed hood, 2 step front grille and front bumper design. Added safety features come in the form of five airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.
The three variants of the new Honda CRV are the 2.0 L MT Model, 2.4 L Real Time 4WD MT model, and 2.4L Real Time 4 WD AT Model. It comes with 2+2 years warranty. There is 24 hours roadside help for the new Honda CRV. They come in three colors namely Mystic Night Pearl and Opal Sage Metallic.
When compared to the old model of Honda CRV this model is longer. The tyres of the new Honda CRV are a 10-spoke alloy wheel. With only a slight difference in the length and tyres, the carmaker Honda has made sure that there is no marked difference between the new and the old model of this car.