The Honda Vezel is a sub-compact crossover manufactured by Japanese company Honda. Outside Japan it is known as Honda HR-V. The Vezel was first introduced in Japanese market in late 2013 and in 2014, on the American. The new Honda Vezel Hybrid is based on the Fit sub-compact model and since the vehicle made it out in 2013, larger changes aren’t anticipated. We expect that the new 2016 Honda Vezel Hybrid come with minor changes as model that came two years ago. We will see how the new Vezel with compete with rivals such as the Mazda CX-5, Subaru XV Crosstrek and Nissan Juke.
2016 Honda Vezel Hybrid Exterior
Larger changes are not expected for the 2016 Honda Vezel Hybrid exterior. As mentioned earlier the vehicle will remain more or less same, based on the Fit platform. New Vezel Hybrid looks very appealing and versatile, though. It pretty much looks stunning from every angle. Nicely developed grille is featured at the front of the car, together with large LED headlights, and LE diode daytime running lights. The lines and curves of the vehicle are designed very well, giving the car sporty look. Other exterior features are shaped LED taillights, Heated Side Mirrors, Roof Rails and Rear doorway locks.
Interior of 2016 Honda Vezel Hybrid
The Cabin of the 2016 Honda Vezel Hybrid will have plenty of room for stretching legs. Leather –Trimmed Heated Seats are very comfortable and the the vehicle can accommodate up to 5 passengers easily. Cargo space is also quite large with up to 58.8 cubic feet of cargo space, which is room for more than just the essentials. Since Japanese are well know for innovating technology, we can only expect that the 2016 Vezel Hybrid will come with only best features and specifications. It is equipped with a 7-inch touchscreen display, with Honda LaneWatch Infotainment system, Sirius XM and HD radio, GPS, Bluetooth and USB connections. Safety features include Multi-Angle Rearview Camera, Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control and Anti-Lock Braking System.
Engine and Transmission of 2016 Vezel Hybrid
Not much info is being revealed about what’s under the hood of the 2016 Honda Vezel Hybrid, so we don’t exactly know what version of hybrid system will be used. Since we have to wait for the company’s decision maker s to reveal what engines will be available, we assume that one of the options may be a 1.5 liter direct injected Earth Dreams engine, matched to the 22 kw electric motor. Paired with a seven-speed dual clutch transmission, the 2016 Honda Vezel Hybrid will be capable of producing solid 160 horsepower and well as 145 lb-ft of torque ,a (45% increase). As about the fuel economy of the 2016 Vezel Hybrid, it will be able to make 50 miles per one gallon.
Honda Vezel Hybrid 2016 Release Date
The new 2016 Honda Vezel Hybrid is anticipated to be available in the December of 2015 in Japan. As for the US and European markets, the new Vezel will most likely be on sale in the beginning of 2016.
Price of Honda Vezel Hybrid 2016
The starting price of the new 2016 Honda Vezel Hybrid is going to be around $17,000 for the base model. Other versions with customized equipment can easily go up to $26,000.
Here you can take a look at on of the previous models:
More info on history of the model: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Honda_Vezel