The SUV Honda tweaked the appearance, but the equipment wasn’t changed. A full presentation of the restyled model will be held next week.
In the current range of Honda two kupeobrazny crossover – Avancier and UR-V both produce and sell only in China between the cars differ only design. Recall, the presence of clones in the model lineup one brand – a common practice for China. The fact that there is a foreign brand could be the few joint ventures with local companies. So, for the release Avancier meets GAC-Honda and the Assembly of the UR-V is adjusted at the factory joint venture of Honda and Dongfeng. By the way, first debuted Avancier – it entered the market in 2016, and UR-V pulled up in 2017. But the planned restyling first experienced model from Dongfeng-Honda, the cross was shown in January 2020. Now came the turn of Avancier.
Photos of the upgraded coupe GAC-Honda has made to the database of the Ministry of industry of the PRC, in addition to the forum Autohome edition appeared the pictures, which show the crossover, caught live. The program of modernization in General the same as that of the UR-V, that is, both models only slightly tweaked exterior design: Avancier also got a new grille (now with horizontal lines instead of the “grid”), bumpers and tail lights in the headlamps replaced the filling. Still, the SUV gained a dual exhaust system. Length increased by 42 mm to 4858 mm, the wheelbase remains 2820 mm.
Frames with updated interior Avancier yet, but inside dramatic changes are expected – maximum additional materials Yes a new version of the multimedia system. As before, the cross coupe provides ventilated front seats, heated all seats, around view camera, panoramic sunroof, adaptive cruise control, auto brake system, hold in the travel lane, and monitoring blind spot.
Appliances are old, the engines Avancier and UR-V are divided into two: that petrol “turbochetverki” 1.5 and 2.0 with a capacity of 193 and 272 HP respectively, the first is paired with a CVT, the second combined with a nine-storyed “automatic”. Machines with 1.5 T are only with front-wheel drive, the crossover with two-liter engine has a 4WD version.
According to Chinese media, a full presentation of the updated Honda Avancier will be held on March 31, prices not yet announced. The pre-reform cross is from 220,000 yuan ($31000). Dorestaylingovyh UR-V (refreshed cross Dongfeng-Honda on sale is also not yet received) will cost more – at least 246 800 yuan ($34700). So there is nothing surprising in the fact that Avancier much more popular brother: in 2019 at him stopped 71 552 buyer (-11%), while the UR-V has sold 27 840 copies (-39%).