The Honda BR-V is really a mini SUV that manufactured by Honda since 2015. The car shares its platform using the Mobilio MPV, Brio hatchback and also the Amaze saloon, and also the BR-V sits below the HR-V. The BR-V accommodates 5 and 7 passengers with 2 and three row seating structures respectively. It is available with standard roof rails, front projector headlights, rear LED tail lights design and 16 inch alloy wheels. Specific towards the 3 row seating structure, It‘s designed with rear AC. The safety features include the ABS, EBD, dual SRS airbags, hill start assist, and Honda’s VSA. It‘s available with 1. 5 L L15Z1i-VTEC four cylinder gasoline engine that produces 118 HP (88 kW ) at 6, 600 rpm and 107 lb•ft (145 N•m ) at 4, 600 rpm, and 1. 5 L Earth Dreams i-DTEC straight four turbo diesel engine mated to some 6 speed manual transmission or CVT.
2017 HONDA BR-V INTERIOR and EXTERIOR
The interior from the Honda BR-V is much more upmarket compared to the Mobilio MPV and also the Amaze compact sedan. It gets an exciting new interior design with premium material quality. The car includes a 7 seats layout with three row seating arrangement (2+3+2 ). The rear AC is positioned between the very first and second row of seats. With an extended wheelbase, the BR-V offers the foremost spacious cabin in its segment.
The 2017 Honda BR-V has versatile 3 row interiors – 1st row with driver seat height adjuster, driver and passenger seat slide, 2nd row with 60 : 40 split seats, slide and recline, one touch tumble seats and 3rd row with 50 : 50 split seats back, seat recline and complete seat fold for extra luggage space. But don’t think that this really is everything BR-V has to provide. Honda has used many of the features previously present during the past model of BR-V, only this point they‘ve been updated. There‘s a power steering (active dynamic function ) covered with leather and contains several control buttons. The dashboard has large touch screen offering numerous functions. Infotainment system features a LCD, a brand new sound system and digital speakers. Google Earth, satellite radio, driving directions and communication functions will also be present.
The 2017 Honda BR-V follows the ‘Active Solid Motion’ design philosophy, and includes a “tough and solid” body. With bold stance and also a high ground clearance, the compact SUV offers a commanding road presence. Additionally it is expected that majority of the alterations could be made using the aim to supply a lightweight frame. The corporate is much more dedicated to minimize the fuel consumption using the help of the idea. The frame and structural work is founded on aluminum and steel and these metals happen to be used having a proper ratio to ensure frame durability. Exterior changes also include a couple of major things. To begin with, the headlamps happen to be modified inside a stylish shape when you are lengthier compared to the last design.
Honda has changed the bulbs into LED in an effort to present better visibility. Grille of latest BR-V has aluminum covering with small openings which make this grille more prominent and attractive. The side profile from the car looks pretty decent with pronounced character lines, chromed door handles and bespoke diamond finish 16 inch alloys. The rear profile includes a sporty appeal, courtesy of LED taillights with C-shaped graphics, and plastic body protection as seen on its front fascia. The bumpers (both rear and front ) have got attractive style due to bigger surface.
2017 HONDA BR-V ENGINE POWER
Honda’s groundbreaking and reliable engines are continuing their tradition inside the new 2017 Honda BR-V SUV. India bound Honda BR-V has 1. 5 L i-VTEC Petrol and 1. 5 L i-DTEC diesel engine which give amazing power for this beautiful SUV. You may enjoy driving using more than good new 6 speed manual transmission or advanced CVT with paddle shifters which provides you with whole new driving experience in city streets and open roads also. 1. 5 L i-VTEC Petrol engine produces 118 HP power at 145 NM of torque, while 1. 5 L i-DTEC diesel engine produces 100 HP power at 200 NM of maximum torque power. To influence the BR-Vs fuel consumption Honda made a couple of changes upon the engines, among others increased it gear ratio, reduced friction and frame weight which, will allegedly bring fuel consumption to 18 MPG.
2017 HONDA BR-V RELEASE DATE
As much as launch date from the new BR-V goes, we were able to dig up info that says that Honda will launch it after October 2017 in Shanghai car show and subsequent Detroit auto show. Fingers crossed It‘s true!
2017 HONDA BR-V PRICE
At this stage we don‘t posses any confirmed info in regards to the possible price from the BR-V, however we found some speculative prices that claim that 2017 BR-V might cost from $14, 500 to $22, 000 with respect to the engine, transmission and trim you finally choose.