Honda HR-V Special Edition launched at 2016 Indonesia Auto Show (GIIAS)

The Honda HR-V Special Edition has been launched at the 2016 Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS). The special edition crossover in accompanied by the Mugen HR-V.

The HR-V Special Edition is equipped with front and rear silver skid plates, 17-inch alloy wheels, shark fin antenna, rear license plate garnish, JBL badge on the tailgate and Special Edition decals on the front doors. Exterior color options available are Lunar Silver Metallic, Orchid White Pearl, and Rallye Red.

Honda HR-V special Edition
The Honda HR-V Special Edition gets 17-inch alloy wheels.

Inside, the HR-V Special Edition is equipped with 6.8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Link EQ equalizer and a premium JBL audio system. The special edition is priced at IDR 311.5 million (around INR 15.91 lakhs).

The Honda HR-V for Indonesia is available with two petrol engine options. The 1.5-litre i-VTEC unit produces 120 PS and 145 Nm of torque while the range-topping 1.8-litre i-VTEC mill is capable of 139 PS and 169 Nm of torque.

Honda HR-V special Edition
The crossover features JBL audio system.

Both engines are mated to a CVT with paddle shifters but the base motor can also be opted with a 6-speed manual transmission. Drive is sent to the front wheels.

The Honda HR-V would be facing competition from the Mazda CX-3 which is set to be launched in Indonesia in the coming months. The popular 5-seat crossover is deemed to be too expensive for the Indian market.

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