Honda WRV – What to Expect from the Launch of this Latest Crossover?

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Honda WRV is the answer to those who are now having a growing family and who are also spending more time fetching kids from the school and dropping spouse to their workplace. The idea of a hybrid is the flavor of the season and Honda WRV is keeping up with it by coming up with a crossover between a premium hatchback and an SUV.

Launch Date and Price:

Honda WRV is all-set for its launch on March 16, 2017 and it is coming in several variants. The minimum price range of a petrol engine variant (E Variant) is going to be around Rs. 7.5 lakhs only and the top petrol variant (VX Variant) will cost around Rs. 9.5 lakhs. The diesel engine’s base model would be around Rs. 8.5 lakhs and the top variant (VX diesel) would be around Rs. 10.5 lakhs.

Winning Features of Honda WRV:

Since Honda WRV would be competing with the likes of Ford Ecosport and hence, it would not be taking, great risks but ensure to give features that rock! Yes, people might find a few similarities with the Jazz but still few other features and specifications are worth noting.

  • Exteriors: The main aim of Honda is to go for a crossover between a hatchback and SUV hence, the body cladding and ground clearance shall give you the SUV feel.
  • Interiors: The sneak preview of the Honda WRV revealed to us the all-black dashboard and trendy feel. Keyless entry, and touch screen infotainment and tachometer and audio controls are the features that one cannot miss out in the crossover.
  • Engines: The Honda WRV gets both diesel and petrol engines. The 1.2-liter petrol engine comes with CVT transmission and five-speed manual gear box. This engine gives a mileage of 17kmpl and gives out 88.8bhp. The 1.5-liter diesel engine comes with six-speed manual gearbox and gives out 98.6bhp. This engine gives a mileage of 26kmpl.

Though the front chrome grille and the power-operated ORVM might remind you of Jazz, Honda WRV is going to be a wonderful Crossover to look forward to this March.