According to recent information, the new generation Honda CR-V goes on sale in Europe in late September – early October 2012. The car will be slightly different from the version for the North American market.
In particular, CR-V will be offered on the other line of motors. Thus, the novelty will be sold with a 2.0-liter petrol unit with a capacity of 153 hp In addition, the crossover will be available with diesel engines, the most popular of which should be 2.2-liter I-DTEC, whose power is 150 hp In a simple trim CR-V offers a low-power diesel engine of 1.6 liters and power 118 hp This engine will be complete only with front-wheel drive versions. We add previously reported that the third engine will be the new 1.6-liter gasoline unit.
According to Sarscoop, some time after the start of European sales of the new CR-V model with a special model will be 185-strong unit. In addition to a more powerful engine, the car will receive a deep front bumper and headlights with LED sections.
Earlier, the dimensions of the new items have been announced. It is noteworthy that the car was less than its predecessor. Thus, its length was 5 mm shorter. In addition, the new Honda CR-V was lower than the previous generation model at 30 mm. The volume of the luggage car was 589 liters. If you add back in the back row, the amount of storage space will increase to nearly 1,700 liters.