Couple of months earlier Honda unveiled that official concept of the Brio based MPV at the Media Gathering event in Jakarta Indonesia. The pictures of Honda Brio MPV and its features are now leaked before the official debut at International Motor Show at Indonesia on September 19. The model being designed is a third Brio based model like the Amaze compact sedan and Brio hatch on the same platform.
The MPV Honda Brio is developed for the countries which are in developing status like India, Indonesia and Malaysia. According to the media the MPV could be labeled as Honda Mobilio and can be made available in three versions namely S(MT), E(MT), and E(CVT) for the Indonesian customers. Honda aims to capitalize the MPV segment and it is growing fast in Indonesia.
The car is included with all the features that are available in Amaze compact and Brio hatch sedans. The features like music system with USB connectivity, power windows, tilt adjust steering, dual airbags for driver and passenger, pre tensioned seat belts and many others. The exterior of the MPV is colored with ORMs and it has steel wheels of size 15 inch. The car is also included with rear mirror wipers. The top of the line model of the car is added with features such as ABS, chrome lamps, dual interior lamps, keyless entry, seat back pockets, central locking, AC vents, and chrome vents.
The Honda Mobillio is powered by 1.5 liter petrol engine that is used in the city sedan. The car in the Indian market will be available in the diesel version also. The car will include 1.5 liter i-DTEC diesel engine that produces a power of 98bhp and a torque of 200Nm. The car will compete with the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, Mahindra Quanto, and Chevrolet Enjoy. The launch date of the car is not yet announced by the company. It is expected that the cat will be rolled out at the end of 2014 in the Indian Auto Expo event.