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Meet the refreshed 2019 Honda BR-V

The 2019 Honda BR-V is touting its premium and masculine display.  Unveiled recently, the refreshed 7-seater SUV comes sporting a new grille design, LED daytime running lights, and a new rear bumper design, among other key updates. The BR-V comes in 1.5 V CVT and 1.5 S CVT variants.

 

 

The exterior

Specifically, the vehicle presents a new chrome front grille that is paired with a front bumper, which is present in both variants. Then, there are new LED daytime running lights for the 1.5 V CVT variant. Meanwhile, Halogen headlights and fog lights will be present in both variants. 

 

Newly designed 16-inch alloy wheels contribute to its wide and commanding road presence. Providing convenience are the power folding door mirrors with integrated side turn signals, which are available for the 1.5 CVT. At the back, a newly designed rear bumper gives the vehicle a more authoritative look.

 

Both variants are equipped with the roof rail while the 1.5 CVT has a new Shark Fin Antenna.

 

 

The interior

The 1.5 S CVT variant is equipped with a 7-inch capacitive touchscreen display audio. For its part, the 1.5 V CVT is built with a 7-inch capacitive touchscreen display audio with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Both variants of the BR-V are equipped with a reverse camera.

 

The BR-V retains a spacious cabin that provides ample legroom and head clearance. The 1.5 V CVT is designed with a leather interior. As for the 1.5 V CVT its seats have red leather accents on the door panel armrests.

 

Under the hood, the BR-V is powered by the 1.5-liter i-VTEC engine that provides 88kW (120Ps0 at 6,600rpm and 145 N-m (13.8kg-m) at 4,600rpm. The engine is paired with Honda’s Earth Dreams Technology Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). The 1.5 CVT comes with Smart Entry with Push Start system and Paddle Shifter for a heightened driving experience.

 

Availability, colors, price

 

The BR-V’s 1.5 V CVT and 1.5 S CVT variants are priced at P1,155,000 and P1,035,000 respectively.

 

The cars are available at all 38 Honda dealerships nationwide and will come in Lunar Silver Metallic and Modern Steel Metallic for all variants. The Platinum White Pearl, Passion Red Pearl, Premium Amber Metallic, and Taffeta White will be exclusively available for the 1.5 S CVT only. 

 

For more information, visit the Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. official website at hondaphil.com.

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