No Technical Change
Indeed, there are no technical changes to this car. In addition to the engine that remains the same, the transmission system still uses a CVT and a 6-speed manual. In addition, the BR-V also has a PGM FI fuel system that meets Euro IV exhaust emission standards, according to the wishes of the Indonesian government for new cars in Indonesia.
Some Features Only in the Highest Variants
The new facelift edition provides additional features not found on the previous model. Comfort in the cabin is more complete with an 8-inch head unit Floating Capacitive Touchscreen Display Audio, compatible for playing music such as AM / FM Radio, MP3 / WMA, Bluetooth, connection on a smartphone, Aux Input and USB Port.
What's new from the New Honda BR-V feature is the One Push Ignition System, which makes it easy for you to start the engine with just one touch of a finger. Quite practical and commonly used in new vehicles recently. BR-V also finally gets Auto A / C which is equipped with a temperature control feature for the convenience of you and the passengers behind.
The form is starting to be ancient
There is a bit of disappointment from Indonesian consumers when they find out that the latest Honda BR-V is only a facellift. Because in fact this car has had to replace a more modern model.
Performance of the Honda BR-V
Honda explained that the BR-V is equipped with a high-performance engine and efficient fuel consumption to take you to explore all road conditions. Still using the 1.5L i-VTEC engine with Honda's typical Earth Dreams technology, the New Honda BR-V operating system is capable of producing a maximum power of 118 horsepower at 6,600 rpm and a maximum torque of 145 Nm at 4.6 rpm.
Price List of Honda BR-V
Honda BR-V is available in four variants which are divided into two transmissions, 6 speed manual and CVT. Honda also said that you can get six color choices, namely Premium Amber Metallic, Crystal Black Pearl, Modern Steel Metallic, Taffeeta White, Coffee Cherry Red Metallic, and Lunar Silver Metallic.
Meanwhile, the price of the Honda BR-V revealed by Honda is:
In addition, the Honda BR-V is also equipped with after-sales facilities, including free periodic maintenance services for up to 50,000 km or 4 years. In addition, you can also get 4 years / 50,000 km or 8 years / 100,000 km periodic maintenance parts.
The Honda BR-V is also equipped with the Experience Honda facility, which provides 24-hour emergency services for consumers on the way including tire replacement, battery activation, refueling, and 24-hour vehicle towing.
Conclusion Honda BR-V
The Honda BR-V is one of Honda's flagship LSUVs. As a result of the decline in sales, many raised questions about the latest generation Honda BR-V. But without many changes, Honda finally released the facelift edition of the Honda BR-V with various additions and new looks to the vehicle's exterior and interior.
Changes to a sportier exterior with black accents and a more elegant interior through a new trim accented in maroon are important points in the facelift of the Honda BR-V.
There are no technical changes, such as the engine and transmission which are still using the old edition. But of course this facelift can at least provide a refresher to boost sales of this fashionable LSUV from Honda.