Japanese auto giant Honda has launched the new WR-V in India at a price tag of Rs. 7.75 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi.Honda dealers have already started taking pre-orders for the car at a token amount of Rs 21,000, while the deliveries will commence towards the end of this month.
Honda has targeted the WR-V as a Sporty Lifestyle Vehicle for the young Indian buyer who wants upmarket and premium interiors coupled with modern features. Based on the Jazz hatchback, the WR-V will shares a lot of parts from its hatchback sibling and the recently updated Honda City. The same 1.2-litre i-VTEC petrol and 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel engine do the duty for the WR-V as well in a similar state of tune as the Jazz.
Speaking at the launch, Mr. Yoichiro Ueno, President and CEO, Honda Cars India Ltd. said, “The fast-evolving Indian market has shown strong demand for compact vehicles that are stylish, comfortable and have premium features. With the launch of the Honda WR-V, we would like to provide joy for recreational usage and comfortable driving for daily use in the city for customers in India. We are confident that WR-V will help us to fortify our premium image in all segments.”
Variant-wise pricing of the Honda WR-V
|Variant||Price in INR|
|Diesel VX MT||9,99,900|
|Diesel S MT||8,79,000|
|Petrol VX MT||8,99,000|
|Petrol S MT||7,75,000|