Honda BR-V Launched, Prices start at INR 8.75 L ex-Delhi, diesel at 9.9 L : All the details

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Finally, Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL) has officially entered into the compact SUV segment in India with their all new Bold Runabout Vehicle, christened as the Honda BR-V. The BR-V has been developed at Honda R&D Asia Pacific Co., Ltd. located in Bangkok, Thailand. Using results obtained from extensive market surveys in India and other Asian markets the carmaker has given shape to the BR-V. The BR-V has been launched with both, petrol and diesel powered engines.

The prices are as follows- (all prices are Ex-showroom Delhi)

Prices of Honda BR-V Petrol: 

  • Honda BR-V E –  INR 8.75 Lakhs
  • Honda BR-V S – INR 9.90 Lakhs
  • Honda BR-V V –  INR 10.9 Lakhs
  • Honda BR-V VX –  INR 11.84 Lakhs
  • Honda BR-V V CVT –  INR 11.99 Lakhs

Prices of Honda BR-V Diesel:

  • Honda BR-V E – INR 9.90 Lakhs
  • Honda BR-V S – INR 10.99 Lakhs
  • Honda BR-V V –  INR 11.85 Lakhs
  • Honda BR-V VX – INR 12.90 Lakhs

The petrol power will be drawn from a 16-Valve, 4-Cylinder 1.5-liter i-VTEC engine with new and exclusively developed 6-speed Manual Transmission and first-in-class Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). The CVT kit will provide the user with sports car inspired paddle switches located just behind the steering spoke; the feature is claimed to be the first in the segment. The BR-V’s 1.5L i-VTEC will be good for a max power of 119 PS that will be made at 6,600 rpm while 145 Nm of peak torque will kick-in at 4,600 rpm. The manual and the CVT version of the BR-V are claimed to provide a fuel efficiency figure of 15.4 kmpl and 16 kmpl respectively.

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Moving on to the diesel variant, the 1.5 L i-DTEC engine from Earth Dreams Technology series and will be strapped with a 6 speed Manual Transmission. The maximum power of 100PS will be made by the power plant at 3600rpm and 200Nm of peak torque will be generated 1,750 rpm. The fuel economy by diesel power is said to be of 21.9kmpl.

The Honda BR-V will be offered in 5 variants (E,S, V, VX and V CVT) and the diesel-powered will roll out in four variants (E, S, V, VX).

The features offered on each variant will be-

Honda BR-V E-

  • Front Dual SRS Airbags
  • ABS With EBD (Only Diesel)
  • Projector Headlamps
  • LED Tail Light Guide
  • Chrome Front Grill & Rear Chrome Garnish
  • Roof Rails
  • Body Color Door Mirror & Door Handles
  • Adjustable Headrests (All 3 rows)
  • 2nd Row 60:40 Split Seats with Recline
  • 3rd Row 50:50 Split Seats with Recline
  • Digital AC Controls
  • Eco Lamp
  • Front and Rear Power Window
  • Tilt Steering

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Honda BR-V S-

  • Advanced 2DIN Integrated Audio (AM/FM, MP3, USB & Aux-in)
  • Bluetooth Connectivity & HFT
  • Steering Mounted Audio Controls
  • 2nd Row Slide
  • ABS with EBD (PE & DE)
  • Auto AC
  • Rear AC Vents
  • Driver Seat Height Adjuster
  • Electrically Adjustable ORVM
  • Premium Seat Fabric
  • Rear Defogger
  • Rear Wiper with Washer
  • Door Centre Sash Black Tape
  • Trim Wheel

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Honda BR-V V-

  • Push Start With Smart Entry
  • Alloy Wheels
  • Paddle Shift (CVT Only)
  • Electrically Foldable ORVM
  • Turn Indicators on ORVM
  • Sporty 3D Speedometer with Multi-Information Display
  • Front Fog Lamps
  • 2nd Row Centre Armrest
  • Security Alarm
  • Front/Rear Mudguards
  • Tweeters
  • Auto Door Lock By Speed
  • Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
  • Chrome Door Handles

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Honda BR-V VX-

  • LED Position Lamps
  • Leather Seats
  • Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel
  • Leather Gear Shift Knob
  • Leather Pad on Door Armrest
  • Front and Rear Bumper Lower Garnish
  • Chrome Side Protector
  • Heat Absorbing Windshield
  • Front Power Window Auto Up (Driver)

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Dimensions and  Volumes:

  • Length – 4456 mm
  • Width – 1735 mm
  • Height – 1666 mm
  • Wheelbase – 2662 mm
  • Ground clearance – 210 mm.
  • Base cargo area – 223 L, which can be enhanced to 691 L with the 3rd row fold configuration.
  • Turning Radius of 5.3 mm (petrol) and 5.5 mm (Diesel)

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Honda BR-V features a host of both active and passive occupant protection features and they are-

  • Advanced Compatibility EngineeringTM (ACETM) body – Enhances self-protection while mitigating damage to other vehicles in the event of a collision.
  • Front Dual SRS airbags as Standard Offering on all grades
  • Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
  • Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
  • Pretentioner seat belts with load limiters

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The BR-V is available in 6 exterior colors –

  • Carnelian Red Pearl
  • White Orchid Pearl
  • Alabaster Silver Metallic
  • Golden brown Metallic
  • Urban Titanium Metallic
  • Alabaster Silver Metallic
  • Taffeta White

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Commenting on the launch event, Yoichiro Ueno, President & CEO, Honda Cars India Limited expressed that India is a key market for Honda and as part of their business expansion; Honda India is focusing on increasing our customer base with new model introductions. The launch of BR-V marks the company’s entry into the popular compact SUV segment. Customers can experience the outstanding appearance of an SUV and benefit from the versatility and comfort of its spacious 3-row interiors. The company is confident that BR-V will strongly appeal to the customers and accelerate their growth while strengthening the brand presence in the country.

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  • venkat says:

    BR-V is led down due to lack of feature offering and narrow spacing…..Styling is also not so attractive and looks like MPV due to rear overhand