Honda Cars India Ltd, leading manufacturer of passenger cars in India, launched its luxurious 5th Generation All New Honda CR-V in the Indian market. This is the first time Honda CR-V is introduced with a Diesel engine option in India and the all new model will strengthen the company’s presence in the premium SUV segment.
Developed as a Benchmark for next-generation SUVs, the All New CR-V is equipped with advanced powertrains in both Diesel and Petrol offering exceptional fuel efficiency and fun-to- drive performance. The all-new Honda CR-V boasts a comprehensive range of advanced and luxurious features such as Panoramic Sunroof, LED DRLs & lighting system, segment-first Full Size Driver Information Interface and advanced standard safety equipment that takes SUV standards to the next level. Complemented by a bold, dynamic and sophisticated exterior styling that matches its luxurious and comfortable interior, the All-New CR-V aims to provide an exceptional driving performance and ride quality.
Presenting the All-New Honda CR-V to customers in India, Mr Gaku Nakanishi, President & CEO, Honda Cars India said,
Today, we launch the globally successful All-new 5th Generation Honda CR-V which has captured the imagination of SUV lovers across the world. Honda introduced the CR-V brand in India in 2003 as one of the first premium SUVs in the market. The All New CR-V distinctly offers Fun-to-Drive performance of an SUV and Driving comfort of a sedan which makes it a perfect Urban SUV. We strongly believe that the new CR-V has the potential to be a game changer in Premium SUV segment and we foresee a shift in consumer preference towards more luxurious and comfortable SUVs.
New Honda CR-V Exterior Design
The All new Honda CR-V comes with a dynamic and exciting new look that add strength and vigor from all aspects. The new CR-V displays an aggressive new attitude, thanks to crisper and sharper front-end design elements, aggressive stylized headlights, surrounded by a wing-shaped LED DRL, and wide, muscular fenders .The long hood, longer wheelbase and short rear overhang give the new CR-V an upscale presence.
• New premium design with a sharp-lined front grille enhancing a stronger look
• LED headlights, turn lights, tail lights and brake lights
• LED Daytime Running Lights
• New sporty-designed 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels.
New Honda CR-V Interiors, In-car Entertainment and Comfort
All New CR-V comes with a new age and sophisticated interior design which is sure to mesmerize the customers. User friendly amenities, premium accents and leather seating helps give the CR- V a more luxurious feel than ever before
- Full-colour 7-inch Multi Information Display (MID) with advanced features like Driver Attention Monitor, Torque Distribution Display etc.
- Sleek 7-inch colour touchscreen Display Audio system compatible with Apple CarPlayTM and Android AutoTM platforms
- 8 speakers including 4 tweeters
- Newly designed and Generously sized centre console with Electric Parking Brake freeing space like never before
- Luxurious Cabin with Leather upholstery, Piano black and Wooden finish center console trim
- 3 mode Panoramic Sun Roof
- Paddle Shift (in Diesel)
- 8-way power-adjustable driver’s seat with 4-way lumbar support
- Remote Engine Starter (in Petrol)
- Push start/Stop with Smart entry
- Dual-zone automatic air conditioner
- Multiple USB charging ports for front and rear occupants
- The all-new Honda CR-V builds on its legacy of spacious and versatile interiors and offers the roomiest CR-V cabin yet.
- New interior design with 5+2 seating option in a three row configuration (in Diesel)
- Air-conditioning system for both 2nd and 3rd row of seating for more comfort (in Diesel)
New Honda CR-V Performance and Engine options
The All New CR-V come with two engine options offering exceptional fuel efficiency and fun-to- drive performance.
The 1.6L DOHC i-DTEC 4-cylinder DIESEL TURBO engine has maximum power of 120 ps@4000 rpm and maximum torque of 300 Nm@ 2000 rpm, equivalent to a large-size diesel engine. It works together with a Shift by Wire nine-speed automatic transmission (Electronic Gear Selector) designed to offer good acceleration and exceptionally high fuel efficiency of 19.5 km/l* for 2WD option and 18.3 km/l* for AWD option.
The 2.0L SOHC i-VTEC 4-cylinder engine provides 154 ps@6500 rpm and 189 Nm of torque@4300 rpm. It is integrated with a CVT automatic transmission that offers enhanced response & stability and seamless & linear acceleration.
Extensive noise, vibration and harshness (NVH ) improvement measures position the CR-V at the top of its competitive set, both while the vehicle is accelerating and at cruising speeds.
New Honda CR-V Dimensions
New Honda CR-V Safety Features
The All New Honda CR-V is equipped with a wide range of Honda’s premium active safety, passive safety and driver-assistive features, offered as standard equipment across all variants: –
- ASEAN N-CAP 5-star safety rating
- Advanced Compatibility EngineeringTM (ACETM )Body
- 6 Airbags
- Driver attention monitor – An audible and visual alert that can detect drowsy driving behavior which warns the driver to take a break.
- Honda LaneWatchTM – First in segment lane watch camera for blind spot detection standard across all grades.
- Multi angle rear view camera
- Anti-lock Braking System ( ABS )with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist (BA)
- Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) with First in Segment Agile Handling Assist
- Motion-Adaptive Electric Power Steering (EPS )
- Hill Start Assist (HSA)
- ISO Fix
- Rain Sensing Wiper
- Auto Dimming IRVM
- Walk away door lock – The feature automatically locks: (1) when the driver leaves the vehicle with key FOB; (2) when the key holder’s distance from the vehicle exceeds 6.5 feet for 2 seconds
- Pedestrian Safety – Pedestrian injury mitigation technology
New Honda CR-V Variants
The All New 5th Generation Honda CR-V is available in 3 variants
- Petrol CVT 2WD
- Diesel 9AT 2WD
- Diesel 9AT AWD
New Honda CR-V Colors
The CR-V is available in a choice of 5 exterior color options:
- Golden Brown Metallic
- Radiant Red Metallic
- Lunar Silver Metallic
- Modern Steel Metallic
- White Orchid Pearl
New Honda CR-V Sales and Service
Sales, Service and Warranty Deliveries of the All New Honda CR-V will begin immediately from the HCIL dealer network of 341 facilities in 231 cities across the country. The All New Honda CR-V will offer complete peace of mind.
- 3 years / Unlimited Kilometers warranty as standard
- Extended Warranty for additional two years / Unlimited kilometers
- Service interval of 1 year/ 10,000km whichever is earlier