The refreshed version of the 2022 Honda WR-V is ready to introduce some serious upgrades. Interestingly, the new batch of photos is available, and they reveal much more attractive styling than before. First of all, the redesign is present, and the new WR-V looks almost the same as the latest Jazz hatchback.
Besides, the manufacturer stated that we should expect a more comfortable interior alongside many new techs. However, like in the previous generation, the new one will still deploy the same engine. This model uses a 1,2 liter SOHC i-VTEC 16V Inline 4 cylinder engine generating not so good output of 60 horses. The new model’s sales will begin later in 2021, most likely in the last quarter of the year.
2022 Honda WR-V Redesign
In terms of exterior styling, the new 2022 Honda WR-V remains to be stylish and compact. For 2022, many updates are visible, and the most noticeable is the revised front fascia. Like we stated at the beginning of the post, the latest WR-V looks almost the same as the recently introduced Jazz model. Basically, it features the same front, including the same grille, distractive LED headlights, and bumper.
On top of that, this SUV is proportionally great, allowing easier drive and park. Overall, it looks trendy, with an attractive exterior design and unmatched practicality. According to Honda, the new WR-V should be available in colors Radiant Red Metallic, Lunar Silver Metallic, Modern Steel Metallic, and Platinum White Pearl.
The new 2022 Honda WR-V interior is intuitive and ergonomic, featuring many updates over the outgoing model. This crossover looks modern, and it comes with an high-quality fabrics, providing great comfort. Unlike the many competitors, the new WR-V also features Honda’s ingenious Magic Seat. Basically, seats can be configured in many ways, such as the 60:40 split and flat, long and tall mode.
The technology inside is also updated, and this small crossover includes many standard features. The standard package includes a new 7-inch touchscreen display, six-speaker audio system, integrated reverse parking camera, and much more. Additionally, buyers can get features like cruise control, keyless entry with push-button start, and navigation.
2022 Honda WR-V Powertrain Specs
Under the hood, the forthcoming 2022 Honda WR-V will be unfortunately offered with single-engine. Like the previous generation, this model uses a 1,2 liter SOHC i-VTEC 16V Inline 4 cylinder engine generating an output of 60 horses, which is not enough to stay competitive.
Moreover, it also comes standard with six-speed manual transmission and FWD drive as standard. Generally, at this point, there is no information if Honda will offer AWD as optional.
Release Date and Price
The sales of the 2022 Honda WR-V will begin later in 2021, most likely in the last quarter of the year. Besides exterior changes, the manufacturer will also make the cabin more pleasant.
Generally, we don’t have information will this model be offered exclusively in India or in other parts of the world. The upcoming model will most likely cost a little higher than the previous one. That means we should expect it to cost at least $18.000.