27 Mar 2021: Honda HR-V e:HEV hybrid, with an updated design, unveiled
Honda has unveiled its latest mid-sized SUV, the HR-V e:HEV hybrid. It will be available for purchase in the European markets by the end of this year.
As for the key highlights, the vehicle comes with an updated design, an premium cabin with improved space, and a 'floating' infotainment system. However, the engine details are yet to be revealed.
Here's our roundup.
Exteriors: It features a coupe-SUV styled body
The Honda HR-V e:HEV has an attractive design with a body-colored grille, a muscular bonnet, a wide air dam, faux skid plates, and sleek headlamps.
On the sides, the car is flanked by blacked-out B-pillars, body-colored ORVMs, black wheel cladding, and designer wheels.
The rear section has an integrated antenna, a roof-mounted spoiler, and clear-lens LED taillights joined by a stripe of light.
Fact: Honda HR-V e:HEV comes with a hybrid powertrain
Details regarding the engine and performance of the Honda HR-V e:HEV are yet to be revealed. However, it is expected to be powered either by a 1.5-liter turbo-petrol engine or a CR-V-sourced 2.0-liter mill, paired with an electric motor.
Interiors: The cabin has been redesigned to offer more space
The Honda HR-V e:HEV offers a spacious cabin with dual tone upholstery, L-shaped AC vents, a multifunctional steering wheel, and additional recline for the rear seats.
It packs a 'floating' touchscreen infotainment console with support for the latest connectivity facilities.
All standard safety features, including multiple airbags, a rear-view camera, and ABS with EBD are also available.
Fact: Honda HR-V e:HEV: Pricing
The pricing details of the new Honda HR-V e:HEV are yet to be announced. However, as per the reports, it will cost over £25,000 (roughly Rs. 25 lakh) in the UK.