Honda WR-V Price, Specs and Comparison

Honda WR-V Stand for Winsome Runabout Vehicle, designed by research and development team of Honda in Brazil with the collaboration of japan Honda research and development department specially to meet the requirement of Indian and Brazil market, this subcompact crossover Suv is much related to Honda jazz, HR-V, and XR-V, However the most common in the WR-V is the interior panel that taken from the jazz model completely.

Assembly of this car was started in India 2017, WR-V available in petrol with two variants I-VTEC S and I-VTEC VX, and in diesel I-DTEC S and I-DTEC VS in the Indian and Brazil market.

So far response from the Indian market is quite good, booked over 45000 vehicles along with 28000 already delivered to the customers.

Honda WR-V Interior

Interior Features I-VTEC S I-VTEC VX I-DTEC S I-DTEC VX
Remote trunk opener Available Available Available Available
Power Outlet Available Available Available Available
Foldable Rear Seat Bench Fold Bench Fold Bench Fold Bench Fold
Adjustable Seats Available Available Available Available
Cup Holders F & R Available Available Available Available
Bottle Holder F & R F & R N/A Available
Fabric Upholstery Available Available Available Available
Rear Lamp Available Available Available Available
Vanity Mirror N/A Available N/A Available
Rear Head rest Available Available Available Available
Navigation N/A Available N/A Available
Voice Control N/A Available N/A Available
Infotainment System FM/AM Audio, Integrated 2 Din Audio, BT, USB & Aux FM/AM Audio, Integrated 2 Din Audio, BT, USB & Aux FM/AM Audio, Integrated 2 Din Audio, BT, USB & Aux FM/AM Audio, Integrated 2 Din Audio, BT, USB & Aux
Touch Screen N/A Available N/A Available
Number of Speakers 2 2 2 4
Multifunction steering Available Available N/A Available
Foot Rest Available Available Available Available
Steering Mounted HFT & Audio Controls Available Available Available Available
Driver Side master switch lock Available Available Available Available
Air conditioner Manual Auto climate Manual Available
Cruise Control N/A Available N/A Available
Sunroof N/A One touch open/close auto reverse N/A Available
Honda smart key system N/A Available N/A Available
Fuel Reminder control system N/A Available N/A Available
Engine Start/ Stop Button N/A N/A N/A Available


Honda WR-V Specs (Engine & Safety)

Specs (Engine & Specs) I-VTEC S I-VTEC VX I-DTEC S I-DTEC VX
Engine Displacement 1200cc 1200cc 1498CC 1498CC
Maximum P & T 88.7bhp@6000 & 110 NM@4800 88.7bhp@6000 & 110 NM@4800 98.6bhp@3600 & 200 NM@1750 98.6bhp@3600 & 200 NM@1750
Engine Description 1.2 Litre 16 Valve 4 Cylinder I-VTEC 1.2 Litre 16 Valve 4 Cylinder I-VTEC 1.5 Litre 16 Valve 4 Cylinder I-DTEC Turbo charge 1.5 Litre 16 Valve 4 Cylinder I-DTEC Turbo charge
Transmission & D Type Manual & FWD Manual & FWD Manual & FWD Manual & FWD
Gears 5 Speed 5 Speed 6 Speed 6 Speed
Power Steering Available Available Available Available
Front Suspension Mc Pherson Strut Mc Pherson Strut Mc Pherson Strut Mc Pherson Strut
Rear Suspension Twisted Torsion Twisted Torsion Twisted Torsion Twisted Torsion
Abs Available Available Available Available
Central Locking Available Available Available Available
Air bags 2 Passenger & Driver 2 Passenger & Driver 2 Passenger & Driver 2 Passenger & Driver
Seat Belt Warning Available Available Available Available
Door Ajar Warning Available Available Available Available
Crash Sensor Available Available Available Available
Anti-theft alarm Available Available Available Available
Power door locks Available Available Available Available
Engine immobilizer Available Available Available Available
Brakes F & R Disc & Drum Disc & Drum Disc & Drum Disc & Drum
Parking Sensors N/A Rear N/A Rear
Anti-pinch power windows N/A Driver side N/A Driver Side
Day & night Rear view Reflective Mirror N/A Available N/A Available
Rear Camera N/A Available N/A Available
Smart Access card Entry N/A N/A N/A Available
Price in Ink Rupee 7.78 Lacs 9.0 Lacs 8.82 Lacs 10.0 Lacs

All these are ex- factory price excluding tax and other charges.

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 Honda WR-V Comparison:

Honda WR-V can be easily compared to the other models in the market, and the best would be the Ford Eco, Ambiente, Suzuki Vitara and Maruti S-Cross. Comparison will be based on top specs and Price.

Only the difference between each vehicle and price comparison will be discussed.

Ford Eco Sport comes with an additional features and specs such as Traction control, Hill assist, automatic head lamps, pretensions and force limiter belt, twin gas and oil filled shock absorber, Arm rest and ambient lightening with an additional amount of 89,000 extra Indian rupees, similarly the basic model of ford Ambiente in petrol version has more features than the WR-V S in less price,

Therefore the best choice of choosing between WR-V and Ford Eco sport or Ambiente would be Ford. In addition ford already has a good market value in Indian market is an added advantage to the ford.

Suzuki Vitara ZDI Plus Dual tone and Maruti S-Cross Alpha DDiS 200 SH variants is very similar to the WR-V, Almost no difference in features except the engine displacement but the NM of torque is same in these two models. WR-V Could gives Vitara and Maruti tough time in the Indian market, in India people prefer to buy more on Honda than Suzuki and Maruti. Honda offers all these features and specs in less price than these two are offering.

Price comparison:

WR-V VX I-DTEC Ford Sport
10.0 Lacs 10.89 Lacs

 

WR-V S I-VTEC Ford Ambiente
7.78 Lacs 7.69 Lacs

 

WR-V VX I-DTEC Vitara ZDI Plus
10.0 Lacs 9.91 Lacs

 

WR-V VX I-DTEC Maruti S-Cross
10.0 Lacs 10.70 Lacs

Conclusion

WR-V is better than S-Cross and Vitara but behind Ford.