Honda previews prototype BR-V
Seri Kembangan, 10th November 2016 – The all-new BR-V, Honda Malaysia’s brand new Full 7-Seater Crossover prototype made a preview today at the Malaysia Autoshow 2016 in the presence of Dato’ Sri Mustapa Mohamed, Minister of International Trade and Industry together with managing director and CEO, Honda Malaysia, Katsuto Hayashi. This BR-V in Taffeta White will be on display for the duration of the Show.
The new BR-V is powered by a 1.5L i-VTEC engine, which provides 120PS, making it the highest engine output in its segment. It appears in Honda’s signature Solid Wing Face design and a sleek Roof Rail that gives the 7-Seater Crossover a strong and stylish appearance. The trendy exterior is further enhanced with Daytime Running Light (DRL) and 16” Dual Tone Alloy wheels. Practical features such as the reverse camera and sensors are also made available.
Seats in the BR-V are designed for multi-configuration, enabling the space to be easily manipulated for the users’ convenience. The BR-V also boasts a spacious 223 litres boot space with all seats up, the largest in its segment. The space increases to 539 litres when the third row seats are folded. The second row seats adjusts with an easy One Touch Tilt & Tumble in a 60:40 configuration while the third row seats comes in a 50:50 split configuration and full tumble.
Visitors to Honda’s booth this year, themed “Tomorrow’s Dream, Today’s Reality” will also be treated with a showcase of Honda’s advancements in Technology, Safety and Robotics.
The Honda booth also features an Advanced Technology Corner which is specially set up to educate visitors on Honda’s Hybrid system, safety technologies and Turbo engine. Honda’s latest prototype with Hybrid technology (i-DCD Sport Hybrid) will be on display. Visitors will also have the opportunity to ride and experience Honda’s personal mobility device UNI-CUB β. The Accord, Civic and City will be on display at the booth and visitors could take advantage of the ongoing year-end bonuses of up to RM8,000 by placing bookings.
Various other attractions are in store for visitors including lucky draws with exciting prizes and merchandise sales.