Honda UK’s CR-V flagship SUV will be accessible as a amalgam alone from 2021 as the Japanese carmaker continues its planned move to amaze its agent range.
All versions of the revised archetypal will abrasion e:HEV badging – adjustment it the new Jazz hybrid – in a about-face which ushers in a cardinal of revisions and administration tweaks, but the accident of a seven-seat advantage for customers.
The Honda CR-V e:HEV becomes accessible in UK showrooms this month, with prices starting from £30,180.
Rebecca Stead, arch of auto at Honda UK, said: “The CR-V is such an iconic allotment of Honda’s ambit and history it is alone applicable that the revised 2021 archetypal is accessible to booty on a alteration and arduous bazaar place, able with the latest technologies and accessories to accomplish consumer’s lives that little bit easier.”
Among the 2021 CR-V’s administration upgrades is a new argent accomplishment activated to key beheld elements on the centre console, doors cards and dashboard accents.
Other updates accommodate a new 18-inch admixture caster architecture for all grades and aloofness bottle from SE models upwards.
Range-topping EX trim assets wireless smartphone charging for bigger connectivity.
Mechanically, the CR-V retains Honda’s i-MMD amalgam powertrain technology, which is congenital about two electric motors, an Atkinson-cycle petrol engine, and an avant-garde fixed-gear transmission.
On the WLTP accumulated cycle, the arrangement produces CO2 emissions of 151g/km and ammunition abridgement of 42.2mpg on front-wheel drive models, and 161g/km and 39.2mpg for all-wheel drive models.
The abeyance and council has been acquainted to advance administration and low-speed manoeuvrability.