Honda BR-V is a SUV by Honda with a price range of Rs 9.22 Lakh - 13.39 Lakh in India. Honda BR-V is available in Petrol, Diesel fuel type and comes in 9 different variants. It comes with Manual, Automatic transmission with mileage of 11.7 - 18.3 kmpl and available in 5 colours.
Honda has added a compact SUV in its product line-up with intent of capitalising on the ever-growing SUV demand in the country. Built on the Mobilio platform, the BR-V was first showcased at the Auto Expo 2016.
Honda BR-V is made strong with new ACE body structure and poses a bold image on the road with its stylish exteriors. Honda BR-V is available in five variants - E, S, V, V CVT and the top variant VX with leather package. Honda BRV is accessible in 5 different colours - Alabaster Silver Metallic, Carnelian Red Pearl, Golden Brown Metallic, Orchid White Pearl, Taffeta White.
Honda BR-V is 4453mm long, 1735mm wide, 1666mm tall and has a wheelbase of 2662 mm. The BR-V sits quite high above the ground giving it a ground clearance of 210mm. The Honda BR-V exteriors pose a bold and classy image on the road with a solid wing front face and projector headlamps. The sporty 16-inch alloy wheels, rear combination lamps with LED light guide and glossy metallic colour combinations for the body panels leave a long-lasting on-road image.
The Honda BR-V interiors highlights a 3D speedometer with a multi-information display, steering-mounted audio controls, paddle shifter lever below the steering wheel, automatic air conditioner with AC vents at the front and second roof AC vents for efficient cooling. The seven-seat combination with flat foldable second and third row seats provides flexibility for interior space utilization.
The engine options being offered are the 1.5-litre Earth Dreams i-DTEC diesel engine and the proven 1.5-litre i-VTEC petrol engine. The four-cylinder turbo-diesel develops 99bhp of power and 200Nm of torque. Power is sent to the front wheels through a six-speed manual gearbox. The 1.5-litre i-VTEC is offered with a six-speed manual gearbox as well as a CVT automatic option. The 118bhp petrol engine develops 145Nm of torque. The diesel engine is expected to deliver 21.9kmpl while the petrol will give 15.4kmpl (ARAI).The 6-speed manual transmission is used in both petrol and diesel versions, and the CVT is available only in the petrol variant.
Safety and Security
The all new BR-V sets a high standard in care and safety with its exclusive ACE body structure that enhances self-protection while mitigating damage to other vehicles in the event of a collision. It also comes with pre-tensioner seat belts and digital immobilizer with anti-theft alarm.
The braking system of Honda BR-V features disc brakes at the front and drum brakes at the rear. The ABS with EBD is used as a standard in all variants except the petrol E variant. The body shell is made strong with ACE body structure and front dual airbags are introduced in all variants for complete safety of the occupants.
Comfort and Convenience
The top variant of BR-V comes with keyless entry and push start/stop button. The dashboard gets Bluetooth audio with hands-free telephone and automatic climate control system. For the passengers at the backseat, BR-V gets a second-row roof AC vent. The steering comes with tilt adjustment and has mounted audio controls. BR-V comes with paddle shifters which aren?t much necessary in this car but is a first-in-class feature.
The drive quality of Honda BR-V is enhanced with electric power steering, and easy accessibility to control lever of acceleration, clutch and brake, assuring stress-free long drives. The strong build quality, tough suspension and the superior quality of interiors offer great comfort to the occupants.
Key Features & Specifications
|Airbags||Front Dual SRS Airbags|
|Engine||1.5-litre 16V i-VTEC Petrol Engine|
|No. of Gears||6|
|Ground Clearance||210 mm|
|Turning Radius||5.3 meters|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||42 litres|
|Tyres Type||Tubeless Radial|
|Tyres Size||195/60 R16|