2018-2019 Honda has kept its promise to the end of to release compact crossover on the platform of the famous hatchback Fit / Jazz. It all started in January, when the motor show concept was presented in Detroit the Urban the SUV (literally “urban SUV”). At the forty-third motor show in Tokyo manufacturer revealed a pre-production version of the new model, dubbed Vezel. On information the Japanese were stingy, deciding to hold the details before the car went on sale. Day of “X” for crossover was 20 December .
According to representatives of 2018-2019 Honda, Vezel combines the dynamic qualities of an SUV, the elegant style of a coupe and the functionality of a minivan. Until now, the compact MPV car of course far, but interior space, comfort and the possibility of transformation of the cabin allow developers to compare the new with the more practical and roomy venami.
The design is almost completely corresponds to the reference variant that is shown in Detroit prototype. Changes are minimal. In the production version slightly different headlights, wheel discs and enhanced rear-view mirror. Features a serious off-roader with all necessary attributes in the form of large wheel arches with the protective plastic on the perimeter and elegant coupe designers joined by sharp lines of the body, decreasing glazed rear doors and tilted the glass tailgate.
New 2018-2019 Honda Vezel received a hybrid power-plant Sport Hybrid I- DCD, a part of which has a 1.5-liter petrol engine Earth Dreams series with direct fuel injection. There is a simple modification, is also equipped with an engine volume of 1.5 liters. While no company performance did not lead, saying only an economical fuel consumption and good driving dynamics. Crossover projecting competitor Nissan Juke and other similar SUV to debut in Japan, after which will be available in other countries.