Honda CR-Z and CR-V take centre stage at
Honda's 2012 Paris Motor Show
Honda revealed its 2012 Paris Motor
Show line-up including an updated CR-Z and the debut of the all-new 1.6
Diesel engine in the Civic.
The CR-Z features revisions to the
exterior and interior enhancing the styling of the car whilst the power
of both the petrol engine an electric motor has been increased without
comprising fuel economy or increasing exhaust emissions. Details of
performance and on the sale date will be announced at Paris.
The new fourth generation CR-V makes its
European debut at the Paris Motor Show 2012. Building on the success of
its predecessors, the new CR-V has improved quality, practicality and
refinement. For the first time in Europe, the compact SUV will be
offered with a choice of both two- and four-wheel drive, while
improvements to both the petrol and diesel engines have resulted in a
significant reduction in CO2 emissions.
CIVIC 1.6l i-DTEC
Shown for the first time at Paris Motor
Show, Honda has introduced a new 1.6-litre i-DTEC diesel engine in the
Civic hatchback. The first engine in Europe to feature Honda's Earth
Dreams Technology series, it combines strong performance (120 PS) with
CO2 emissions of only 94 g/km* helping the Civic achieve a combined
consumption of 3.6L/100km*.
40th ANNIVERSARY OF THE CIVC
This year, Honda celebrates the 40th
anniversary of the Civic which was first introduced in 1972. Since then
sales have exceeded 20 million units worldwide. Honda is marking this
anniversary by displaying an original first generation Civic at the
Paris Motor Show alongside the latest generation Civic..