Honda BRV Expert Review
Honda BRV Expert Review – Check Advantage and Disadvantage
The New Honda BRV compact SUV was showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo, Greater Noida and the car Launch occurred at an official occasion in New Delhi on May-5, 2016. Bookings for the Honda BRV have been in progress at approved dealerships for Rs. 21,000. You can contact your closest Honda Cars India merchant for points of interest on the test drive. The new Honda BRV has been dispatched in the Rs. 8.75 lakh – Rs. 12.90 lakh value range (ex-showroom, Delhi). The main competitors of BRV are Mahinda Nuvasport, Renault Duster and Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. In India, the Honda BR-V comes with two motors 1.5-liter iVTEC Petrol and 1.5-liter iDTEC Diesel. It comes in 6 colors which are Taffeta White, Golden Brown, Alabaster Silver, Orchid White Pearl, Carnelian Red Pearl and Urban Titanium.
Honda BRV Exterior
Aside from the identification, the BR-V does not take any prompts from its senior kin, the CR-V. The looks are more in accordance with the BRV with a thick chrome support overwhelming the front grille. The front guard gets a silver accent bash plate on its lower side, furthermore houses a mesh grille and a fog light. The rectangular headlamps are decked up high with the grille to give it the SUV position. The tail is all new with level tail lights associated by the rear spoiler, reflector and a bash plate. There are some great features of the Honda BR-V like Electrically Adjustable & Retractable OVRM, Chrome Interior & exterior door handles, Projector headlamps, front fog light, LED Tail Lamps, etc. The dimension & weight of BR-V are 4456 mm length, 1735 mm width, 1686 mm height, 2662 mm wheelbase, 210 mm ground clearance and 1235 kg kerb weight.
Honda BRV Interior
The Honda’s interior is one of the vehicle’s USPs, and Honda has chosen to proceed with the pattern, offering a well known design in the cabin. The all-dark design of the Honda BRV insides offers a lively and tasteful touch, however a few purchasers may lean toward a beige palette. It has the digital instrument console and 2 Din music systems with Bluetooth Compatibility. In the top variant, it has leather seat upholstery with leather-wrapped steering wheel & gear knob. You also get the manual with height adjustment for driver seat and adjustable headrests for all seven seats. This car is very spacious and comfortable for the seven people.
Honda BRV Specification
New Honda BRV will be both engine – petrol and diesel engine. Its 1.5 liter petrol variation will be powered by 1497 cc, iVTEC petrol power-plant that can produce the max power of 117 bhp @ 6600 RPM and 145 Nm @ 4600 RPM of max torque. Honda petrol engine matched with a new 6-speed manual and a continuously variable transmission (CVT) that will offer an “energetic execution and extraordinary fuel efficiency”. Going to its diesel variation, its 1.5L diesel engine is powered by a 1498cc, i-DTEC engine and produces the max power of 99 bhp @ 3600 RPM and max torque of 200 Nm @ 1750 RPM. The mileage of 1.5L petrol engine and 1.5L diesel engine are 15.4 kmpl and 21.9 kmpl respectively. The BRV diesel engine matched with the 6-speed manual gearbox transmission.
It uses the McPherson Strut Coil Spring suspension at the front and Torsion Beam Coil Spring suspension at the rear. The braking system consists of a disc brake in the front and drum brakes in the rear. It has the 16 inch alloy wheels with tubeless tyres.
1. Genuine 7-Person Seater
2. Large Cabin
3. Petrol motor is very refined
4. Automatic Variants
5. Leather upholstery
6. Decent Mileage in Diesel engine
1. Off-road ability
2. Less Features
3. Low Quality
4. No diesel automatic variant
Honda BRV Review Rating – 8/10
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