Honda Freed 2018
Another family vehicle by Honda that found in Pakistan other than BRV, it is Honda Freed that is a Japanese trim and not manufactured locally in Pakistan but imported from Japan. It is a seven seated vehicle that is much better than Honda BRV in terms of its build quality and long list of features, comparing to Honda BRV this will be a better choice for your family in the same price.
Design Dynamics of Honda Freed:
It is a MPV (multi Purpose vehicle) that has nice and beautiful body design which makes it feel more luxurious and expensive. On the front Honda freed has updated design grille and headlamps, there has been added fog lamps as well. Rear side of vehicle also has spoiler as it is not a sporty vehicle but spoiler still increases its external beauty. It also has alloy wheels those are not standard in most of the locally manufactured vehicles but usually added later by spending some extra money.
This vehicle is for VIP’S as it has the great interior that can be considered among best interiors in Pakistan, all six/seven seats of vehicle has better quality leather trim that defines the build quality of vehicle. Round about 80 percent vehicles in Pakistan didn’t have leather material inside leaving few expensive vehicles and by comparing to those it is a competitive choice. Instead of center arm rest every seat has separate arm rest that defines its VIP behavior. Sitting inside the vehicle gives you feeling of a space ship, its information area is present right in front of driver’s eye that works as head up display as well and makes it easier to track road while reading information. It has two entertainment screens one on the driver side and 2nd on rear side for all other passengers.
Engine and Power:
It has 1.5 Liter Hybrid engine with 4 inline cylinders that produces 130 Horse power with 294nm@5000rpm of torque that is enough to travel all around the country. Because this is a hybrid vehicle so does it gives great fuel economy of 25 KM/PL in city and 27 KM/PL on highway. It has push button ignition system for 2018 model while having the same CVT gear box in the dashboard.
Comfort and Safety:
It has comfortable and spacious interior that has adjustable seats with nice sitting posture. It has good head and leg room for 1st and 2nd row seats but 3rd row can be little uncomfortable because of its leg room but will be enough for children’s. Has nice storage capacity overall and good space inside its dash, cup holders are available for 1st and 2nd row.
Thing that matters most all around the world is the safety and the vehicles imported from Japan usually have all standard safety features, this one also has air bags, seat belts, Anti lock braking system, Parking sensors, traction control and Hill assist.
Trunk space is little less in Honda Freed because of its 3rd row but by folding the seats trunk capacity can be increased to fit more cargo inside.
Best alternative to locally manufactured Honda BRV, in the same price you can have updated model of Honda freed in great condition and lot of features inside. It is comfortable, spacious and most importantly safer than locally manufactured BRV. It is more practical, reliable and economical comparing to other vehicles of same capacity.
Price of Honda freed can vary as it is an imported vehicle so different dealers can offer with different price value depending on the condition of vehicle.