Honda launches “new” CR-V with a different face and name.

Honda launches “new” CR-V with a different face and name.

May 29, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The company has two joint ventures in the Chinese market, releasing cars in conjunction with local giants Dongfeng and the GAC. A new crossover based on the CR-V is being prepared for release, details of which appeared in local editions.

Popular crossover Honda CR-V is preparing for another reincarnation. In China, the new version is almost ready for serial production, which will present us with a crossover in a new look and with a new name, but with the same “soul”. The fact is that Honda launches its own cars in China under several brands at the joint ventures of Dongfeng and the GAC. Cars have a slightly changed design, a different name, but the same stuffing.

Now preparing a model for the joint venture GAC-Honda. From fresh spy photos, you can see that the model will receive a revised front end, new bumpers and other drives. The salon is likely to remain virtually unchanged, but will receive a new front panel and another dashboard. Of course, the steering wheel will change.

Technically, it will be the former CR-V, with the former 1.5-liter turbo engine capable of developing up to 193 horsepower. There will also be a hybrid version with a 2.0-liter “aspirated” base. The total power of the engine and electric motor will be 215 horsepower.

Debut should take place in the fall. So far, the cost of the model has not been disclosed, but the estimated price tag will be 173,900 yuan