Considered an SUV by Honda, the WR-V was developed by the team of Research and Development Honda Cars in Brazil, based on research of the demands of local consumers.
NOTES THERE The official presentation will be at 14:30 on 8 November, during a press conference at Honda Salão’2016.
The expectation is that the vehicle is still manufactured in Sumaré, since the current market conditions do not allow to open the doors of the new factory of the automaker in Itirapina (SP), for which invested R $ 1 billion and is still waiting time appropriate to start its activities.
As for the engine, the new Honda WR-V should follow the Fit / City line with the propellant 1.5 i-VTEC Flex with 115 hp with gasoline and 116 hp when fueled with ethanol. The transmission may be either five-speed manual as CVT.
The overall presentation WR-V will take place on November 8, at 14:30, during the press conference Honda in São Paulo International Motor Show. The vehicle has confirmed launch for Brazil and South America.