Honda BR-V Variants
Honda BR-V • Price, Variants & Specifications
Honda BRV is a sturdy, robust yet resolute SUV from the global manufacturer Honda. This four-wheeled beast is another sporty compact SUV exhibiting a bold image with polished interiors from the house of Honda. Unveiled at the Auto Expo in 2016,
Honda BRV made a splendid entry into the compact SUV segment. BRV is priced between Rs. 7.9 - 12.9 lakhs (ex-showroom price).
Engine and Transmission
Honda BR-V has a 1.5L i-VTEC petrol engine which comes in two transmission options: one is the 6-speed manual transmission (MT) engine and the second is the Continuous Variable Transmission (CVT) engine. The 1497 cc i-VTEC petrol engine delivers a maximum power of 119 PS at 6600 rpm with torque of 145 Nm at 4600 rpm. BR-V with G-design shift and a torque converter delivers an excellent performance in the CVT section.
The diesel variant features a1.5L i-DTEC engine from the Earth Technology series mated to a lightweight 6-speed manual transmission that outputs a power of 100 PS at 3600 rpm and a high torque of 200 nm at 1750 rpm.
Honda BR-V delivers a mileage of 15.9 kmpl for the 1.5 L i-VTEC MT petrol version while i-VTEC CVT petrol delivers a mileage of 16 kmpl. The 1.5 L i-DTEC diesel engine with 6 speed MT delivers a mileage of 21.9 kmpl as per the ARAI mileage figures.
Honda BR-V's new design philosophy 'Active-Solid Motion' gives the exterior of the vehicle a very robust yet resolute look. The front of the honda BR-V is given a solid wing like face with the projector headlamps and LED position lamps adding a bold SUV character.
The sporty R16 alloy wheels give a perfect dimension to the structure of the vehicle. The side view of the SUV has a chrome side protector and an adjustable ORVMS. The rear end sports a very stylish tail lamps with LED light guide and a rear chrome finish, just above the number plate which is neatly designed with some high-end variants also getting a rear wiper and washer.
BR-V on the inside provides a first-class experience to the passengers with premium leather interiors and all black theme giving the vehicle a sedan like elegance.
BR-V comes with a stylish instrument panel with integrated Bluetooth Audio Streaming and Hands-Free Telephone features.Honda BR-V has a decent functioning A/C and a/c vents are also provided in the 2nd row for the passengers. High-end variants also feature an automatic climate control.
Honda BR-V is the first car in its class to have a three-row seating arrangement with a comfortable armrest in the 2nd row. There is ample space, especially for knee and head room, for the passengers in the third row, and the cabin is airy too. The seats are well cushioned and supportive, with an additional option to completely recline the seats. The second-row seats can be easily split in 60:40 pattern.
The passenger also gets a door armrest and adjustable headrests for all three rows. The leather steering has audio mounted controls with tilt steering in high-end variants. There is also a push start/stop button with smart key entry available in some variants. The car gives enough storage to hold container and mobiles with two cup holders in the front row, door pockets in the front and rear and mobile/cup holder in the third row.
Safety and Braking
Honda BR-V's ACE body structure enhances safety and alleviates damage to other vehicles in the event of a collision. The vehicle comes with ABS and EBD as standard in all variants, except the E variant. There is also a Pre-Tensioner seatbelt with load limiter to keep the passenger's body in a steady position and reduce any injuries to the chest.
Honda BR-V with many USPs - efficient engines, drive quality, three-row seating, utilities, and a wide dealership network, is most likely to compete with the Renault Duster and Hyundai Creta.
The main decider will be the pricing and the specific requirement one is looking for.
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BR-V E [2016 - 2018]
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, BR-V V P Style Edition [2018 - 2019]
, BR-V V Style Edition [2018 - 2019]
, BR-V VX P Style Edition [2018 - 2019]
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