2020 Honda Brio
Honda Cars in Philippines unveiled the 2020 model of Honda Brio in April of 2019 that features a small hatchback design with spacious cabin which brought back the customers interest into this name plate. It made a comeback with an attractive design resembling with Mobilio that become subcompact of the year in its segment vehicles, while the most attractive thing for customers is its affordability as it offers wonderful fuel efficiency.
The class leading power of 2020 Honda Brio has been equipped with all-new CVT along with its manual transmission. 2020 Honda Brio is offered in four trim levels that include Honda Brio 1.2 S MT, Honda Brio 1.2 V CVT, Honda Brio 1.2 RS CVT and Honda Brio 1.2 RS Black Top CVT. Power train of all trims are same and front wheel drive is also standard in all trims.
Honda Brio has been making good sales in markets of India, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam and South Africa since 2011. Honda Prospect Motor Indonesia first revealed the all-new Honda Brio and now they have announced the export of second generation of Honda Brio to Vietnam and Philippines and according to some sources it is expected that Honda Atlas will bring the all-new Honda Brio in Pakistan too which is still under consideration due to economic conditions of Pakistan.
Engine and performance:
2020 Honda Brio gets its power from 1.2 liters SOHC gasoline engine giving you a Horse Power of 89 hp at 6000 rpm and Torque of 110 Nm at 4800 rpm. It offers you both manual and automatic transmission which is introduced newly in this model.
Front wheel driving makes Honda Brio’s handling easy with small wheelbase and the light steering wheel response gives you a decent ride, while this city car drives conveniently over camped city streets as well. Fuel economy of 2020 Honda Brio is marvelous giving you with 16 kilometers in a liter in city while Eco driving mode manages to give to a mileage of 24.39 kilometers per liter on highways with a fuel tank capacity of thirty five liters. Suspension of this all-new Brio has been improved by giving an increased spring stiffness avoiding crashes but sometimes the uncontrolled up and down over bumps make odd noise from engine that can be annoying. 2020 Honda Brio comes with a slightly larger wheelbase than the previous generation that accounts for providing you more stability and more space.
Exterior design and features:
2020 Honda Brio features an impressive exterior design with a restyled front having honey comb like chrome grille and halogen headlights with LED daytime running lights.
The rear end features a redesigned tailgate that assists in giving an excellent visibility and stiff body rigidity. The rear tail lights are equipped with reflectors too while the red colored tail light and brake lights are sweeping across the rear edge giving an attractive appearance and wide stance.
The fourteen inches alloy wheels give a sporty look to this sleek exterior of Honda Brio and high quality tires give strong road grip too.
Interior design and features:
Interior cabin of 2020 Honda Brio is a statement of comfort and elegance giving you a spacious cabin to accommodate five persons comfortably because of its increased wheelbase up to sixty millimeters and cargo area is efficient enough to carry large mount of luggage while storage containers are also give inside the cabin. Dashboard layout is kept very elegant with high quality material used in it and a seven inches touch screen display is mounted on it with 2 audio head units and smart phone connectivity to give you intuitive entertainment offering Bluetooth connectivity too and USB port connection.
Safety: 2020 Honda Brio gets four stars from NCAP safety test rating that declares it a safe vehicle to drive equipped with anti-lock braking system, SRS airbags, and forward collision warning alarm, pedestrian collision alert, emergency brakes and advance cruise control system.
2020 Honda Brio has many competitors to give it a tough competition in automobile markets. Some of them include Toyota Wigo, Mitsubishi Mirage, Kia Picanto, Suzuki Swift, Toyota Vios, Kia Soluto, Suzuki Dzire, Chevrolet Spark, Suzuki Celetio and Honda City.
Introductory price for 1.2 RS CVT Honda Brio is 732,000 PHP while price for 1.2 v CVT is 646,000 PHP and the 1.2 S MT Brio is priced at 585,000 PHP. The Black top 1.2 RS CVT Honda Brio has a starting price of 735,000 PHP.