Honda SUV refreshed

Frankfurt, December 29, 2014

At the Paris Motor Show 2014 could be the facelifted Honda CR - V squint already on slightly refreshed sheet. Now showing Japanese first ?? if rather sparse ?? Pictures of the interior. This is interesting because the 2015er CR - V is a completely new infotainment system. It is the first use of " Honda Connect", an Android 4.0.4-based system with touch-screen operation, as we know it from her own smartphone. Over a seven-inch screen allows, among other things access to the Internet or the connections between your smartphone via Bluetooth, USB and Mirror link. All vehicle information, music, Honda App Center or navigation and rearview camera (both optional) can be operated also about Honda Connect.

New Diesel and nine-speed automatic

Diesel fans can look forward to the revised Honda CR - V with the new 1.6 i-DTEC. The available only with all-wheel drive unit delivers 160 hp and 350 Newton meters and solves the old 2.2 - liter diesel engine with 150 hp from. According to Honda, the CO2 emissions of the new diesel engine are 130 grams per kilometer. This represents an improvement by eleven percent. The 1.6 i-DTEC will be the only CR - V engine available with a new nine-speed automatic transmission. As before, the program remain the gasoline with 120 and 155 hp. The revamped CR - V is available for merchant from the spring of 2015. Price has not yet been named Honda. (sw)