Honda HR-V 2015 in Indonesia
Honda CR-V’s brother in Indonesia has the name HR-V. Other name Honda HR-V in several countries is Vezel.
PT Honda Prospect Motor (HPM) decided the HR-V, it had conducted a survey so that eventually the name HR-V selected instead Vezel.
The second thing is the name of the HR-V is more easily called than Vezel. So from the survey and the various considerations that made ? the HPM decided to use the name Honda HR-V 2015.
Honda HR-V is to be sold in Indonesia will be available in two engine variants. The first variant of the 1.5 liter engine i-VTEC and 1.8-liter i-VTEC and Honda will launch and open the booking on 18 September to coincide with the Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS) 2014.
Market of Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) will be the arrival of new players. Taking place in the mat Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS) 2014, PT Honda Prospect Motor (HPM) also introduced a new model of the Honda. HPM is still keeping the price tag of the newest cars. However, Honda HR-V 2015 will be priced cheaper than the Honda CR-V.
Honda HR-V comes as an additional option for consumer choice in the segment of car Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV). In Indonesia, Honda HR-V 2015 will be released in two engine variants.
Meanwhile, Honda HR-V 2015 has the dimensions:
length of 4,295 mm,
width of 1,770 mm,
and height 1,605 mm.
To wheelbase, HR-V measuring 2,610 mm
high ground clearance of 185 mm.
Claimed fuel economy, HR-V will be available in two engine variants:
the 1.8-liter i-VTEC
and a 1.5-liter i-VTEC.
Built on the basis of the Honda Jazz, this car presents a roomy cabin and a number of security features. These features; Electric Parking Brake, Auto Brake Hold, Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) and Dual SRS Airbags.
Honda HR-V 2015 will be introduced at IIMS 2014
Indonesia will be the arrival of the Vezel (previously known as the Jazz SUV), this year. The plan is the introduction of the public will be held at IIMS 2014, which lasted 18 to 28 September 2014 JIExpo, Kemayoran, Jakarta.
Honda has just decided to market the Honda Vezel in the United States (USA) under the name Honda HR-V 2015. This is the first time Vezel sold outside the Japanese market.
Details of engine options in the United States have not been disclosed, but the strongest indication shows use the same power source with the Jazz, which is
1.5 liter engine,
powered 130 PS,
and torque of 154 Nm.
Honda Vezel in Japan
Honda only had the first-class car Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV), Honda CR-V. Now it is little changed by the addition of the line up Vezel.
Cars that have the same platform as the Honda Jazz has a size similar to the Honda CR-V 2015.
Vezel has a length of 4,295 mm with a width of 1,770 mm. Compare with the CR-V which has a size of 4,545 mm long and 1,820 mm wide. Not too much different, right?
The Vezel type S is equipped with a 1,500 cc petrol engine. Transmission using a CVT transmission with manual mode is available.
Because this is not a hybrid type then do not expect a fair amount of energy. For a variant of this, the available engine power reaches 131 horsepower. However, power is supplied to the CVT is quite surprising.
When invited accelerated too, when the gas pedal the car reacted. Because of the CVT transmission, transfer gears felt smooth and runs perfectly. Drivetrain of the car was completely smooth and seamless.
Part of the legs gives the performance of the car was pretty good. The suspension is fully robust with the wheels gripping the road surface tightly.
Chairs provided little softer than the average for a more comfortable ride.
5 star rating, Honda HR-V 2015 :
Interior / Livability: ***
Power Source: ****