Taipei, Taiwan – Honda Taiwan Co., Ltd. launches the 5th generation CR-V equipped with 1.5 liter VTEC TURBO engine for the first time. The all new CR-V not only carries over the brilliance of its previous models but also brings more value to you and your family with dynamic performance, safety protection, modern and sleek appearance, supreme quality, as well as extreme spaciousness and comfort.
Since its debut in 1995, the CR-V has led the SUV segment to next generation level, in terms of its revolutionary design concept. As of May, this revolutionary development has received great feedback from nearly 9 million car owners from 130 different countries, solidifying the CR-V’s legendary status in the global SUV market. Since the introduction of CR-V in Taiwan in 2003, it has always been a favorite choice by owners due to its excellent quality. Honda Taiwan is the undisputed leader of the SUV segment with around accumulated 180,000 CR-V sales units.
The All New CR-V, with its astounding 193 PS horsepower, 24.8 kg-m torque and 14.6 km/L fuel consumption created by an 1.5 liter VTEC TURBO engine. The All New CR-Vs adopt the advanced Inner Frame method that features both a rigid and light-weight body and the ACE Steel body, using ultimate high-tension steels of 1,470MPa that give incomparable chassis structure. The S-grade, equipped with advanced Honda SENSING and other intelligent active safety equipment, offers owners with up to 23 active and passive safety system.
The first debut of Earth Dreams Technology 1.5L VTEC TURBO Engine that manifests advantages in terms of power, fuel efficiency and taxation that surpass competitors of the same class
The All New CR-V introduced the cutting-edge 1.5L VTEC TURBO Engine from Earth Dreams Technology for the first time. It creates high-efficiency power superior to other SUVs with zero hysteresis. Maximum output reaches 193 PS, giving a bountiful 24.8 kg-m torque. The development team also enhanced technologies for improving the efficiency of the air-intake and air-exhaust, cooling of the valve system, and the combustion, plus with the excellent CVT and body lightening engineering, a 14.6km/L average fuel consumption is achieved with 17.69km/L at high-speed and 11.17km/L in urban areas - the best ever fuel consumption performance among domestic SUV competitors. A perfect balance between ultimate power performance and fuel efficiency allows drivers to enjoy the advantages of driving confidence owing to high-efficiency power, environment friendly, and energy saving as well as tax superiority at the same time.
Introducing 23 innovated Active and Passive Safety Systems including G-CON, ACE Steel Body, advanced Inner Frame method and Honda SENSING to accomplish comprehensive safety protections
The All New CR-V aims to accomplish the highest safety specifications for comprehensive protection enhancement for the driver, pedestrians and surrounding vehicles. The All New CR-V uses the exclusive Honda G-CON technique, advanced Inner Frame method and ACE Steel body. The compatible structural engineering gives a maximum steel strength of 1,470MPa.The evolved steel accompanied with crushable design build up the first protection line against collision. Enlarged and highly effective impact absorption areas accomplish incomparable body structure. Furthermore, the front of the car is also fitted with an impact mitigation structure for protection of pedestrians.
As for active safety equipment, in addition to seven industry-leading safety systems: Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA), Motion Adaptive Electric Power Steering (MA-EPS), Hill Start Assist (HSA), Brake Override System (BOS), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA) and Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), the S grade of the All New CR-V is updated with Honda Collective Advanced Technologies, newly developed as Honda SENSING system, including Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) and Low Speed Follow (LSF) system, Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS), Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS), Forward Collision Warning (FCW), the Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM) and Lane Departure Warning (LDW), as well as other safety technologies such as Agile Handling Assist, Electronic Pre-Tensioner Seatbelts (EPT), the Auto High Beam System (AHB), LaneWatchTM system, Driver Attention Monitoring System (DAM), 3-mode reverse camera, totaling 23 active and passive safety assistances to conform with the Honda’s highest safety standards.
Comprehensive considerations - Stunning appearance, roomy space and advanced technologies accompany all your journeys
The All New CR-V shows a brand new image featuring Combined Wing-Array LED Headlight, Linear Taillight and Daylight that give more sharp and avant-garde Contours. All models employ Smart Entry door control system and Push Start engine activation system. The VTi-S&S grade are additionally equipped with the Walk-Away immediate locking function that creates a higher touch of quality and convenience by using advanced technologies. For reading traffic information, the All New CR-V (VTi-S&S) features fancy design of full-color “TFT LCD dashboard” integrated with a 7-inch touch panel stereo, placing all the most often used interfaces in front of the driver’s field of vision, greatly enhancing traffic safety and a sense of high-class technology. The All New CR-V (S) also comes for the first time with a panoramic automatic sunroof and the new programmable power tailgate, highly enhanced an upgraded high-tech sense with bright user interface. Based on the “MM Concept – Maximized Cabin Room and Minimized Technical Room” - that Honda is most proud of, All New CR-V creates a comfortable and roomy cabin space and an excellent and more easy-to-use luggage space.
The All New CR-V is completely evolutionary once more, re-writing the legendary SUV standards in terms of power, safety, function and quality. Pre-order the superior charm of CR-V for adding all-new values to your esteemed personality. Please visit National Honda dealers to learn more about the All New CR-V.
Honda All New CR-V will be launched on July the First on National Honda Cars, priced NTD 919,000 for 1.5 VTi, NTD 999,000 for 1.5 VTi-S, NTD 1,130,000 for 1.5 S, Five choices are available in color from White, Black, Gray, Silver and Green.
For more information on All New CR-V, please contact Honda Customer Service Hotline 0800-666-789 or log on the Honda Taiwan official website: http://www.honda-taiwan.com.tw/auto