2018 Honda CR-Z

The 2018 Honda CR-Z is a compact hybrid electric car. Since 2010, this model has a sporty design. Finally upcoming model brings a complete redesign of the vehicle. Due to poor sales in the European market this model, changes are needed. The previous version of the CR-Z has been made on the platform of the Honda Fit. While the new redesigned model borrow the platform of the new generation Civic. It is rumored that this redesigned 2018 CR-Z came in early 2018.

2018 Honda CR-Z front view

2018 Honda CR-Z features

This hybrid electric car comes completely redesigned. The premiere of this model was in 2010 and characterized it a simple design, nothing like hybrid vehicles. This simplicity is not brought good results as regards the sale of the Australian market and Europe and is withdrawn from sale. The 2018 Honda CR-Z comes as the second-generation model, with a brand new look that will remind a lot of the new generation NSX and Civic Type R.

2018 Honda CR-Z interior

2018 Honda CR-Z redesign

During the process of making the vehicle will be used a lot of lightweight materials so the new CR-Z will be lighter than its predecessor. The interior will be improved in all segments. It is still not known whether this hybrid with a three-door 2 + 2 seats or rear bench seat comes without. Also as a two-seater is sold on the American market, so we are left to wait and see whether it will be a redesign in this segment.

2018 Honda CR-Z rear view

2018 Honda CR-Z engine

Under the hood 2018 Honda CR-Z can expect a 2.0 V-TEC four-cylinder turbo engine. With 280 hp, it was relocated version of the engine Honda Type R. Version of the engine for the US market will have a 2.0 liter engine. For the Japanese market is likely to be available hybrid 1.5-liter I-DCD drive with 200 hp and 8-speed automatic transmission.

2018 Honda CR-Z release date and price

According to some unofficial reports 2018 Honda CR-Z probably have a premiere at the Detroit Motor Show 2017.  In conclusion sales find at the beginning of 2018. Seems like price stay the same as the previous model, although there is no official information.

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