The most compact crossover of the Honda brand will receive CR-U index
The smallest SUV in a model range of Japanese automaker No. 3 will be called as Honda CR-U. It was became known to the Indian Car Dekho edition referring to own sources in the manufacturing company.
The novelty is constructed on Honda Urban SUV concept on a platform of a microvan of Honda Fit (Jazz) of the last generation. The official information about what units will enter into a motor line of a new compact crossover, we don't known, however on the basis of earlier sounding statements of representatives of the Honda company many observers are declined to opinion that it can be the latest diesel units in volume 1.0 and 1.2 litres, and also the petrol engine in volume 1.4 litres productivity of 100 horsepowers, and the top version Honda CR-U versions can be equipped, with the 1.5-litre petrol i-VTEC unit and a 1.6-litre diesel engine with which Honda Civic of the last generation is equipped.
The premiere of a novelty will take place tomorrow on opening (for the press) the international motor show in Tokyo. Production and, respectively, sales of a novelty will begin in Japan till the end of the current year then during 2014 of Honda CR-U will start to arrive on the markets of Europe, North America and Asia and Russia.