Honda Motor India has raised the price of the highly popular CR-V and the recently launched Amaze. The price of the trendy Amaze is increases with a maximum limit of Rs 8000 and the rates of CR-V have increased with a maximum increment of Rs 14000 based on the variant. The main reason for the increase in rates of both models is the weakening of rupee value and increasing input values.
Top company officials have stated that the increase in rates of Brio by Rs 2,000 to 10,000, Accord by Rs 5000 and City by Rs 3000 last month. The pricings of CR-V and Amaze have come into effect this month, and not keen to follow up on price increase anytime in the near future.
The increase in price of some of its quality model might be a profitable move to maintain profit levels. The Brio, City and Accord are exceedingly popular models of Honda since launch. The newly launched Amaze is the company’s first venture into the diesel segment in India. The most exciting and beneficial aspect of the diesel model of Amaze is it is known to possess highest fuel efficiency in its class at 25.8 kmpl. Honda and most esteemed car companies in India are going through turbulent phase with respect to sales. Honda despite the present irregularities has managed to grab a strong foothold by acquiring the fourth spot in overall profit outputs.
Most companies are not focusing on the export segment; Toyota has exported its exclusively stylish Etios model in South Africa. Honda has strong export portfolios in Thailand and other markets. Honda cars are appreciated for their artistic exterior designs and roomy interiors. The increase in price of Amaze and CR-V might not affect sales to a significant level. The Amaze has all the facilities for an ideal family car with an abundant boot volume of 400 liters to fit in weighty luggage for a splendid family vacation after a long hard day’s work.
The interiors of CR-V are implanted with premium leather upholstery of international standards with a classic dual theme of black and ivory. The interior comfort is stunning with 12 CD, eight way adjustable passenger and driver seats; three spoke steering wheel with tilt and telescopic make with audio controls. The loaded models are offered with high tech music system which is AUX and USB compatible.
The car is equipped with world class safety features with G Con technology and Advanced Compatibility Engineering frame, along with six airbags, ABS, EBD. The safety is further heightened with the Occupant Position Detection System. The smooth and bumpy free ride is contributed by the classy alloy wheels with a dimension of 17 inches. The car is delivered with a price of Rs 20.4 to 27 lakhs.
The quality features of CR-V with its impressive safety features makes this model a noteworthy purchase. The car is rolled out with a steep pricing, but the long terms benefits in terms of interior comfort and safety is amazing. The dynamic wheels can cruise through rugged roads with ease. The increase in price of CR-V and Amaze will not decrease the buying power due to the spectacular features of both models.