As the fans expected, Honda revealed ahead of Paris Motor Show its line-up for the french event. This will include an updated CR-Z and the debut of the all-new 1.6 Diesel engine in the Civic.
The revised Honda CR-Z
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, but expect to be animated by the same 1.5-liter i-VTEC gasoline engine and the electric motor that in the current model have a combined power output of 125 hp.
The new generation Honda CR-V
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.
1.6 liter diesel engine debuts on the Civic
The all-new 1.6 Diesel engine debuts on the current Civic with a total output of 120 horsepower. The new diesel guarantees an average economy of just 3.6 liter/100 km and CO2 emissions of 94 g/km.