At the auto show in Detroit in 2013, Honda introduced the concept of a compact crossover Urban SUV Concept, the production of the production version of which will begin in Japan at the end of this year.
The basis of the car fell from the global platform Jazz/Fit, as well as powertrain Honda Urban receive modern engines family “Earth Dreams”, characterized by high fuel efficiency.
Overall length of the crossover is 4 300 mm – is 230 mm shorter than the new Honda CR-V 4 as well as the main competitors of the future trends can already be called the Nissan Juke, Opel Mokka, Peugeot 2008 and Renault Captur.
The automaker promises that the new Honda Urban will boast modern interiors with ample opportunities of its transformation. For the US market the car will be produced at the new plant in Mexico, which is scheduled to start in spring 2014.
In October it was announced that the production version of the SUV will present at the motor show in Tokyo.