New Honda Breeze outperforms KIA Sportage

New Honda Breeze outperforms KIA Sportage

January 20, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

On sale, a novelty from Honda appeared in November 2019. Already in December, more than 7 thousand people purchased the mid-size crossover, which allowed the Honda Breeze to get around the more budget KIA Sportage and Hyundai Tucson.

The new Honda Breeze crossover, which recently appeared on sale, has already managed to beat its competitors: in December, it showed record sales for itself of 7,300 copies. The buyers’ sympathies allowed the model to get around the more affordable KIA Sportage and Hyundai Tucson, in favor of which 6 100 and 5 800 people made a choice, respectively. In technical terms, the new Honda Breeze is considered an analogue of the current Honda CR-V. But the appearance of the two crossovers is noticeably different. Breeze gets the original grille, new bumpers and hood, upgraded head optics and other taillights on LED-matrices.

 In terms of dimensions, the Honda Breeze is slightly superior to CR-V: its length gets an additional 47 mm (4 634 mm), its width reaches 1 855 mm, its height is 1 679 mm, its wheelbase is 2 661 mm.

 Under the hood of the Honda Breeze is a one and a half liter turbo engine with 193 hp. or 215-strong hybrid, which includes a two-liter “aspirated” and two electric engines. A turbocharged engine is combined with a 6MKPP or a CVT, and a hybrid one with a CVT “robot”. The drive can be front or full.

Also, the crossover relies on a rich list of available options and equipment. Among them – adaptive cruise control with driving mode in traffic jams, a system for monitoring “blind” zones, video surveillance cameras, etc. In China, they ask from 168,900 yuan for a new Honda