2017 Honda CR-Z Hybrid Features
2017 Honda CR-Z Hybrid is a new coupe that will bring environmental performance and sports features. In fact, this model will make harmony of economy and gas mileage. It is very popular in the US market and has a several innovations. The first innovation relates to the new Civic platform to replace a Fit platform. However it will be somewhat shorter than the original dimensions. The design takes stylistic elements from the Civic Types R and NSX models. The exterior is characterized by the large grille, alloy wheels, coupe roof-line and stylish of rear fascia. The interior is inspired by the sporty accents and new technologies. The drive system is based on a hybrid drive, which uses a new generation of turbocharged VTEC engine.
2017 Honda CR-Z Hybrid – Engine
2017 Honda CR-Z Hybrid launches turbo 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine that delivers 280 horsepower. Jump with 130 horsepower how much has the current model is impressive. The electric motor is powered by lithium-ion batteries of high capacity. The hybrid system is paired with eight-speed automatic transmission which transmits torque to the front wheels. The testing is done on the Nurburgring track, and reached new records in terms of speed. Variable Valve Timing technology and other features lead to reduced fuel consumption. Fuel consumption according to the EPA rating is 39 mpg. Target markets are primarily the markets of America and Japan, where hybrids are most represented.
2017 Honda CR-Z Hybrid – Price
2017 Honda CR-Z Hybrid has a cabin with three doors and a single row of seats designed for North America. Seats are upholstered in new materials while the center console is revised with a new instrument panel and touch screen. The list of equipment includes a navigation system, automatic air conditioning, entertainment systems and more. Security is at a high level thanks to the updated technologies and systems. Luggage space is limited because it is compact. Direct competitor is the Toyota Prius. Sales will start in early 2017 year at a cost of $ 20,000.