Honda BR-V Specs, Mileage, Expected Price, Launch Date and other details
With the crossover segment of the Indian automotive industry intensifying by the presence of multiple models in a vast price range, there is one manufacturer that is highly awaited to launch its contender in the battle. The Honda BR-V promises to be everything that an average crossover buyer in India requires, and is thus touted as one of the most anticipated launches of the year. And with such an important crossover coming our way, we at MotorCruze have detailed a point-wise article about everything we currently know about the BR-V crossover.
Honda BR-V Engine Specs
Honda India has recently revealed the BR-V engine details. This new Honda crossover will be powered by the company’s tried and tested 1.5-litre i-VTEC petrol engine, which churns out 119 PS of power and a peak torque of 145 Nm. Meanwhile, the Honda BR-V diesel will get a 1.5-litre i-DTEC mill, which is tuned to generate 100 PS of power and a peak torque of 200 Nm. While the petrol variants will be offered with both manual and automatic options, the diesel unit will be mated to a solitary 6-speed MT.
Honda BR-V Mileage
The aforementioned engines are the same units that also perform the powering duty in the Honda City and Honda Mobilio. But Honda engineers have fiddled a bit with the engine, thus the BR-V diesel mileage is rated at 21.9 kmpl while the BR-V petrol CVT can cover a distance of 16 km in one litre of fuel. The manual petrol engine of the BR-V meanwhile is rated 15.4 kmpl.
Honda BR-V Price in India
Though official prices will only be revealed after its official launch, the BR-V`s price in India is expected to be tagged between Rs 9 lacs to Rs 13 lacs.
Honda BR-V Launch Date in India
The Honda BR-V will be officially introduced into the Indian market on May 5 2016. So not much time is left for Honda to take the veils off the BR-V crossover.
Honda BR-V India Competitors
• Renault Duster
• Hyundai Creta
• Nissan Terrano
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