The 2016 Honda Vezel is coming soon. This subcompact crossover is the smallest one in company’s offer. This particular nameplate is used only for domestic market, while export version is called HR-V. Differences between these two models are minor. It originally came in 2013. Since it will now enter the third year of production, we could consider it still pretty much fresh. Because of that, bigger changes are not expect. The 2016 Honda Vezel will come with the pretty much same characteristics as model that came two years ago. Launch is expected in near future.
2016 Honda Vezel redesign and features
As we already mentioned, bigger changes are not expected yet. The 2016 Honda Vezel should be pretty much the same vehicle as original model. Both in visual and technical aspect, this crossover will come unchanged. It will continue to ride on the same Fit-based platform. Exterior look remains pretty much the same and it follows company’s current design language. Many details are borrowed from larger models like CR-V or Pilot. The 2017 Honda Vezel will continue to be a leader in many aspects when it is about small crossovers. It comes with very spacious cabin, compared to its size, and also with plenty of features. The export version called HR-V is also on the top. These two models are pretty much identic, and differences are minor. Both models are praised for excellent quality, level of comfort, reliability, durability etc.
2016 Honda Vezel engine
The 2016 Honda Vezel will continue with the same powertrains as current model. In this aspect there are main differences between this and export HR-V model. It will be available both in petrol and hybrid variants. Petrol-powered model comes with 1.5 liter engine, which is good enough for about 130 horsepower. This engine comes paired with CVT. Hybrid model adds electric motor to petrol engine and total output is around 160 horses. When it is about fuel economy, hybrid model could go up to 50 mpg (depending on style of driving). This model uses dual-clutch 7-speed automatic transmission. Both models are available in 2WD and 4WD configurations.
2016 Honda Vezel release date and price
The 2016 Honda Vezel is expected to be launched very soon, probably in a month. When it is about price, things will remain unchanged. Base model will cost around 17.000 dollars, while top variants could easily go up to 26.000 dollars.