Honda WR-V - FAQs
1. What are the competitors to the Honda WR-V?
When you are in the market looking for a compact SUV, there are quite a lot of options that are available in this price segment, like Hyundai Creta, Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Tata Nexon, Renault Duster, Nissan Terrano and Mahindra TUV300.
2. How many variants of Honda WR-V are available?
In India, there are five different variants available. Three of them are available with petrol engines while the other two are available in diesel engine. There are two more special editions in both diesel and petrol engines as well, bringing the total variants to nine.
3. What are the engine specifications on the diesel variant of the Honda WR-V?
The Honda WR-V is powered by a 1498 cc 4-cylinder DOHC i-DTEC diesel motor that is capable of producing a maximum power of 98.6 bhp at 3600 rpm and a peak torque of 200 Nm at 1750 rpm. This engine comes mated with a 6-speed manual gearbox.
4. How efficient is the Honda WR-V diesel variant?
In terms of fuel economy, the Honda WR-V diesel variant has been rated by the ARAI to push out a mileage of 25.5 kmpl. However, the true mileage comes in at around 20 kmpl in the city and 23 kmpl on the highways. When the average fuel economy of a combined usage was calculated, the Honda WR-V ran about 21 kmpl.
5. How does the Honda WR-V diesel variant perform in terms of speed?
The Honda WR-V diesel motor is capable of reaching high cruising speeds of about 120 kmph - 140 kmph. The top speed that is claimed by the company is 160 kmph. Accelerating hard from rest, you can achieve 100 kmph in about 12 seconds.
6. How many colours are available in India for the Honda WR-V?
The Honda WR-V is available in six different colours - Amber, Grey, Silver, Brown, White and Red. All these colours are usually readily available at a Honda dealership, but you will have to contact your nearest dealership for a more accurate availability.
7. How is the build quality on the Honda WR-V?
Honda cars are greatly reputed for their use of strong materials. Everything in a Honda car feels quite premium and upmarket. The same is the case with the Honda WR-V. As soon as you sit inside, you will see the familiarity of the dashboard that is shared with the Honda City.
8. What are the safety features available on the Honda WR-V?
The Honda WR-V is quite a safe car, featuring things like driver and passenger airbag, child safety lock, reverse parking camera, EBD, Anti-Lock Braking System, seat belt warning, engine check warning, door ajar warning, front impact beams, and side impact beams.
9. What are the engine specifications on the Honda WR-V petrol variant?
The Honda WR-V is powered by a 1199 cc 4-cylinder SOHC i-VTEC petrol motor that is capable of producing a maximum power of 88.8 bhp at 6000 rpm and a peak torque of 110 Nm at 4800 rpm. This engine is mated with a 5-speed manual gearbox.
10. What is the ground clearance on the Honda WR-V?
The Honda WR-V has a ground clearance of 188 mm. This sets the crossover SUV quite high above the ground, ensuring that it is capable of handling a little rough road. You can easily roll the vehicle on gravel and sand.