Honda launches its luxurious 5th Generation All New CR-V in India
Strengthens presence in Premium SUV segment with introduction of Diesel variants
New Delhi, 9th October 2018: Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL), leading
manufacturer of passenger cars in India, today 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.”
DYNAMIC AND AGGRESSIVE EXTERIOR DESIGNAll 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.
LUXURIOUS AND COMFORTABLE INTERIORSAll 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.
The all-new Honda CR-V builds on its legacy of spacious and versatile interiors and offers the roomiest CR-V cabin yet.
ADVANCED NEW POWERTRAINThe 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.
|Engine||Transmission||Power||Torque||Fuel Efficiency as per test data|
|1.6L DOHC i-DTEC Diesel Turbo||9AT(first in segment)||120 ps@4000 rpm||300Nm@2000 rpm||
2WD – 19.5km/L
AWD – 18.3km/L
|2.0L SOHC i-VTEC Petrol||CVT||154 ps@6500RPM||189 Nm@4300 rpm||2WD - 14.4 km/l|
The compact and efficient Real Time AWD in Diesel model provide a high degree of 4-wheel-drive sophistication in variety of driving conditions.
PACKAGE + KEY SPECIFICATIONThe CR-V offers impressive space and comfort, particularly in the spacious rear-seating area, which has gained more than 50 mm of additional legroom.
|Length||Width||Height||Wheelbase||Ground ClearanceGlobal Spec||Boot Space|
198 mm (2WD)
Diesel - 5+2 Seater
2nd & 3rd row folded: 936 L
3rd row folded: 472 L
Behind 3rd row: 150 L
Petrol - 5-Seater
Behind 2nd row: 522 L
2nd Row folded: 1084 L
The all-new Honda CR-V comes with a wide range of functions including foldable passenger seats to serve various uses.
NVH PERFORMANCEExtensive 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.
ADVANCED SAFETY FEATURESThe 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 (ABwith 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
VARIANTS and COLOURThe All New 5th Generation Honda CR-V is available in 3 variants
- Petrol CVT 2WD
- Diesel 9AT 2WD
- Diesel 9AT AWD
The CR-V is available in a choice of 5 exterior colours - Golden Brown Metallic, Radiant Red Metallic, Lunar Silver Metallic, Modern Steel Metallic, and White Orchid Pearl.
Sales, Service and WarrantyDeliveries 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