Honda recently launched the BR-V 7-seater on 5th May 2016 and undoubtedly the SUV has witnessed a good response in the Indian passenger car market with over 10,000 bookings registered in just 2 months. Since its launch the car has attracted customers from a diverse profile and has been strongly appreciated the 3 year unlimited km warranty policy on BR-V.
Speaking on the performance of BR-V, Mr. Yoichiro Ueno, President & CEO, Honda Cars India Ltd said, “The recently launched Honda BR-V has received a good consumer response with over 10,000 bookings since launch. BR-V has amassed strong interest from both young and middle aged customers. We are confident that it will attract more customers with its strong desirable values.”
Further, he added, "As per current demand, BR-V has witnessed equal consumer preference in petrol and diesel variants. The new warranty policy of 3 year unlimited km warranty for BR-V has been very positively accepted and is one of the driving forces for good acceptance of BR-V in the market."
Honda BR-V is being offered in both diesel and petrol variant. The petrol unit is a 1.5-litre i-VTEC engine that produces the power of 117bhp at 6600rpm and torque of 145Nm at 4600rpm, while the diesel engine version features a 1.5-litre i-DTEC engine pumps out the power of 98PS at 3600rpm and torque of 200Nm at 1750rpm. Both the petrol and diesel versions are connected to a 6-speed manual transmission, while the CVT is available only in the petrol variant and also gets Paddle Shift.