The offensive crossover does not stop. Honda has decided to further profit the popularity of this segment by launching another model of the 2019 Honda WR-V. It’s a B-segment crossover that will be placed against Renault Duster and Ford EcoSport in South America, as well as against Fiat Urban Cross, VW Cross Pole and Hyundai i20 Active in India. The new Honda model can best be described as Jazz with elevated clearance and a more robust phenomenon. In fact, the platform and parts with Jazz, and in South America will be the successor to Honda Fit Twist. The Japanese brand did not publish any technical details. But it’s pretty clear that most of the hardware will be transferred from the new generation Jazz. It remains to be seen whether 2019 WR-V will be present in other markets.
2019 Honda WR-V – Exterior Expectations and Luxurious Interior Design
Honda will present a new crossover called the WR-V (made on the basis of the Jazz model) in South America by the end of this year, which will later be sold in India. The new Honda WR-V is being developed under the code label “Honda 2FM”. And in the range of the Japanese manufacturer will take the place below the HR-V model. As things stand now, the WR-V should have a wheelbase of 260 cm (HR-V 261 cm), but the WR-V will be shorter than 429 cm as far as HR-V.
The 2019 Honda WR-V was the first Honda SUV, which enabled the Japanese manufacturer to enter the world market before the appearance of the original CR-V model. Now he seems ready to return to life. Although it is still unknown what kind of car this will be, one of the options is actually the 2019 Honda WR-V model with a short wheelbase. He is expected next year, with two rows of seats.
The 2019 Honda WR-V has been positioned as one of the most popular models in the class immediately after its appearance. In addition to the elegant, sporty design, the 2019 Honda WR-combines all the elements of Honda’s advanced technology that maximize driving enjoyment. The winner was the maximum five stars at the EuroNCAP car safety test and the prestigious red dot design award. For two years in the row 2019 Honda WR-V was also named the best family car according to the results of the researched J.D. Power companies.
Honda has always come up with the latest ideas in merging high-tech with utility. There are no details which can be specified as of yet regarding the interiors. But, as far as rumors go, the Japanese will obviously look to build on their superiority in case of interiors just as the previous models have in them. There is no specified information, but expectations are that both infotainment and luxury may be among the best-in-segment.
2019 Honda WR-V – Main Power Production Unit
As far as the engine is concerned, a 1.5-liter gasoline is mentioned. This version of the engine will have the ability to generate power of 116 hp. It coupled with a manual transmission and CVT transmission. The WR-V will be on the Indian market with a 1.2-liter i-VTEC petrol and a 1.5-liter i-DTEC diesel. This information has not yet been officially confirmed.
2019 Honda WR-V – Price and Expected Release Date
This is one of the better models of this Japanese giant. This new 2019 WR-V was a pioneer in this segment when it appeared on the market. And this new generation seems to take everything that is already well at the next level. The great success of this model is expected. It will be presented at the beginning of next year. The price is not yet official.