Honda Urban SUV production model named Vezel, debuts in Tokyo

Honda has unveiled the new Urban SUV production model at the Tokyo Motor Show, which debuted earlier this year in concept form at the Detroit Motor Show.

The new model will be named Vezel for the Japanese market and will be launched in Europe during 2015, with the name of the European model being confirmed nearer to launch.

The Vezel features coupe-like styling and sharp character lines.

In Japan, the Vezel will be launched in both hybrid and petrol variants.

The hybrid model will be equipped with Sport Hybrid i-DCD that combines a 1.5 litre direct injection engine with a high-output motor, while the petrol model will be equipped with a 1.5 litre direct injection engine.

Final specs for the Japanese model will be revealed next month.


2015 Land Rover Freelander successor 'baby Discovery' starts winter testing
Bentley SUV teased - due to hit roads in 2016
2015 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT continues testing on the Nürburgring
Google unveils new Android Auto OS, first cars with the new OS coming later this year
BMW 7 Series Individual Final Edition to debut in Paris next month
Aston Martin unveils James Bond's new car, the Aston Martin DB10
Cargiant celebrates Mercedes-Benz [infographic]
Range Rover Evoque Convertible confirmed, will go on sale in 2016
How to maximise car performance in the winter
Quick facts and figures about the taxi and car hire industry (infographic)
New BMW 740e and 740Le xDrive now on sale
Volvo and Uber join forces to develop autonomous driving cars
Tags: , , , ,