At the 2013 Detroit Auto Show Honda finally revealed their Urban SUV concept. According to latest reports this vehicle might be delivered in production and it could come as a 2015 Honda Urban SUV. We are pretty sure that it will receive few changes compared to concept but we certainly do hope that it will be similar to what we were able to see previously.
The new concept features a advanced and clean styling, dynamic character lines and a strong stance, with hidden rear door manages providing the SUV a coupe-like presence. It measures 169.3 inches long – 9 inches shorter than the Honda CR-V – making it the perfect car for today’s congested cities.
2015 Honda Urban SUV Concept
The production variation will arrive on the marketplace in 2014. It will arrive with fuel-efficient Earth Dreams Technology and with Honda’s configurable Magic Seat setup that can offer a host of traveler and cargo choices, consisting of a fold-flat mode for maximum freight capacity.
The production version will be built at Honda’s newest North American plant near Celaya, Mexico, expected to open in the spring of 2014. The model will be priced and positioned below the CR-V.
An all-new Honda “2015 Honda Urban SUV Concept” vehicle made its world debut today at the 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. The younger and dynamic concept hints at the styling direction of an all-new little SUV slated to introduce in Japan by the end of 2013, followed by the U.S. market in 2014.
Urban SUV Release Date
“No one has had higher success with small cars than Honda, and this 2015 Honda Urban SUV Concept will produce brand-new value in the growing small-SUV segment,” stated John Mendel, executive vice president of sales at American Honda. “With the ongoing growth of our North American production operations, we anticipate fun-to-drive and fuel-efficient ‘little’ vehicles to play a key function in fulfilling the needs of our clients in the U.S.”.
The Urban SUV Concept is planned to provide the basis for a fun-to-drive and fuel-efficient little SUV with aspirational design, versatile product packaging and next-generation connectivity targeting active way of living customers. The concept showcases clean and advanced styling, dynamic character lines and a strong stance, with hidden rear door handles giving the SUV a coupe-like presence. Measuring 169.3 inches long, the Urban SUV Concept is nine inches shorter than the Honda CR-V, making it the ideal size for browsing both crowded city streets and open mountain roads.
The Urban SUV Concept represents the expansion of vehicles based on Honda’s Worldwide Compact Series, that includes the Honda Fit subcompact and the Honda City subcompact sedan, a model sold in markets outside the United States.
New Urban SUV
Concerning the UNITED STATE in 2014, a brand new small SUV based on the 2015 Honda Urban SUV Concept will feature fuel-efficient Earth Dreams Technology and be priced and positioned below the CR-V within the Honda light-truck lineup. Part of Honda’s International Compact Series, and making use of the Honda-original center-tank design included on the Fit, the model will consist of Honda’s configurable Magic Seat ® setup that can provide a host of passenger and payload options, including a fold-flat mode for maximum freight capability. The brand new model will likewise showcase next-generation telematics and a modern-day interior.
The small SUV will be produced together with the Fit at Honda’s most recent North American plant near Celaya, Mexico, expected to open in the spring of 2014. The development and growth of its small-vehicle lineup will assist Honda double worldwide production of cars in its Global Compact Series to more than 1.5 million units by the end of 2016, and continue to be a global small-car leader.