The brand new wheel has acquired over 2,500 bookings in only one month
by ADRIAN PHUNG
A NEW Honda mannequin is now accessible available in the market and is about to take the lead within the small SUV pattern in Malaysia as the brand new wheel has acquired over 2,500 bookings in only one month.
On the similar time, the Honda Winsome Runabout Automobile (WR-V) additionally allows Honda Malaysia to grow to be the primary Japanese mass-market producer to introduce a brand new mannequin within the non-national small SUV phase.
Commenting on the outstanding milestone, Honda Malaysia MD and CEO Hironobu Yoshimura stated there’s a rise in demand for SUV fashions, and the growing reputation is because of it being sensible and spacious, whereas providing driving efficiency and luxury.
“As such, we debuted Honda Malaysia’s first small SUV within the nation, the all-new Honda WR-V. We consider this small SUV has an enormous potential available in the market and can strengthen Honda Malay- sia’s robust presence within the non-national SUV phase.
“We’re assured that the all-new Honda WR-V can enchantment to younger professionals and households who search a small SUV with a great worth providing,” Yoshimura stated throughout the unveiling occasion lately.
The WR-V is provided with revolutionary and useful options for patrons’ utmost comfort, and amongst them are the facility retractable door mirror, good entry with push begin button, distant engine begin and stroll away auto lock. Different exterior options that additional improve the looks of the WR-V are its trunk spoiler, shark fin antenna, auto LED headlights and LED daytime operating lights, LED entrance fog lights, in addition to entrance LED sequential flip alerts.
On the within, the WR-V presents a clutter-free inside that optimises cabin house whereas sustaining its vibrant and trendy aesthetics. This design language allows drivers and passengers to get pleasure from optimum consolation in a compact automotive.
Below the hood of the WR-V, in the meantime, is a 1.5L DOHC i-VTEC engine which pushes out a most energy output of 121PS and 145Nm of torque. Built-in with steady variable transmission with G-design shift know-how, the All WR-V gives the enjoyment of fantastic gasoline financial system and distinctive driving efficiency.
With a beginning worth of RM89,900 (on-the-road with out insurance coverage), the WR-V is on the market in 4 variants and 5 colors, together with a brand-new color, Stellar Diamond Pearl, which marks a primary for a Honda mannequin. The opposite colors for the mannequin are Platinum White Pearl, Ignite Purple Metallic, Meteoroid Grey Metallic and Crystal Black Pearl.
For extra info on the WR-V, prospects can go to any authorised Honda dealerships nationwide or name Honda Malaysia’s toll-free quantity at 1-800-88-2020 or go surfing to www.honda.com.my for extra info.
- This text first appeared in The Malaysian Reserve weekly print version