The 2020 Honda WR-V has been recently spied parked in a dealership stockyard. The new model will feature subtle cosmetic updates and additional features inside.
The launch of the new Honda WR-V facelift is just around the corner. The car was first launched back in 2017 and the crossover will soon get its first major update. The WR-V will get a new BS6-compliant powertrain along with some styling updates. The launch of the 2020 Honda WR-V is expected to happen by the end of this month. The automaker has started accepting the booking of the car and one can book the new model for a refundable token amount of Rs 21,000. The new model will be offered in both petrol and diesel trims. Inside, the SUV will feature subtle updates like the addition of new seat fabric.
Honda WR-V facelift is expected to be priced between Rs 8.25 lakh to Rs 9.60 lakh
The crossover will continue to feature the 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, push-button start/stop, cruise control, keyless entry, semi-digital instrument console and automatic climate control. The car will also be getting the same safety features like ABS with EBD, driver & passenger airbags, rear parking camera and brake override system.
The new 2020 model will be offered in two different trim levels namely- SV MT and VX MT. The SV MT variant will get dual airbags, ABS with EBD, reverse parking camera and sensors, electrically adjustable side mirrors, speed alert system, alloy wheels and touchscreen infotainment system with connectivity features.
The carmaker will offer the new model in two different trim levels namely- SV MT and VX MT
On the other hand, the top-spec VX MT trim will feature LED projector headlamps, LED taillights, leather-wrapped steering wheel, front armrest, smart entry, cruise control and push start/stop button. Alloy wheel options for the petrol and diesel variants will be different. The 2020 Honda WR-V will be powered by a 1.2-litre gasoline engine (88bhp/110 Nm) and a 1.5-litre oil burner (98bhp/200 Nm). The former will comes paired with a 5-speed MT, while the latter will be coupled to 6-speed manual gearbox. The automaker has no plans to offer the updated SUV with an automatic gearbox, which is one of the major reasons behind the poor sales of the Honda WR-V. The new model is expected to be priced between Rs 8.25 lakh to Rs 9.60 lakh (ex-showroom).