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  • Will the new 2020 Honda CR-V do better against the Proton X70 and Mazda CX-5?

    Thailand market model shown - colour options may differBooking for the new 2020 Honda CR-V is now open and with a new and upgraded model, we will of course have to revise our WapCar Ratings for the top-3 best-selling C-segment SUVs in Malaysia.All variants of the new CR-V will now come with Honda LaneWatch blind spot detecting camera as a standard safety feature while higher range variants will get an upgraded power-operated tailgate – now hands-free and you can open it by simply

    Hans

    Hans

    Oct 21, 2020

  • Honda Malaysia gives us a closer look of the new 2021 Honda CR-V in new teaser video

    Bookings for the new 2021 Honda CR-V were opened last week accompanied by a video teasing the pending arrival of the updated SUV. Now Honda Malaysia has released yet another teaser confirming a few interesting features the new CR-V will bear.Based on the video updated on Honda Malaysia’s official Facebook page, the CR-V facelift will come with smoked tail light finish and a new sporty tailpipe finish.  (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementB

    Jerrica

    Jerrica

    Oct 16, 2020

  • Honda Malaysia to produce its 1 millionth CKD car in 2021

    Established on 15-November 2000, Honda Malaysia will soon be celebrating its 20th year anniversary in Malaysia.Sales peaked in 2017. After that, the car market contracted has been contracting each year. As of 2019, Honda Malaysia had sold a cumulative total of 928,271 cars since 2001. The majority of the sales were contributed by locally-assembled (CKD) models.600,000th milestone was achieved in 2017We can expect the Pegoh plant to hit its cumulative 1 millionth CKD car milestone within the

    Hans

    Hans

    Oct 07, 2020

  • 2021 Honda CR-V facelift open for booking – Honda LaneWatch as standard, hands-free power tailgate

    Thai-spec model shownHonda Malaysia has just announced that the new facelifted 2021 Honda CR-V is now open for bookings nationwide. We covered the facelifted SUV back in July when it was launched in Thailand.Since its launch in 2017, 36,000 units of the 5th-generation CR-V have been sold in Malaysia, making it one of the most popular SUVs, capturing 19% of the non-national SUV market share.Thai-spec model shownThe CR-V has a more captivating front look with a new black grille combined with the s

    CY Foong

    CY Foong

    Oct 06, 2020

  • Honda CR-V PHEV unveiled: 2-motor i-MMD hybrid with 184 PS

    At the ongoing Auto China 2020, Honda unveiled the Honda CR-V Sport Hybrid e+, the first Honda model in China to feature a plug-in hybrid (PHEV) powertrain.Set to go on sale in January 2021, the Honda CR-V Sport Hybrid e+ is powered by Honda’s two-motor i-MMD hybrid powertrain. Honda says that the i-MMD hybrid powertrain delivers the “most EV-like feel in virtually all areas for everyday driving, including driving performance, responsiveness and quietness.”Press release jargons

    Eric

    Eric

    Sep 28, 2020

  • Owner Review: My Honda CR-V - Is replacing an MPV with an SUV a good idea?

    ** This article is the personal experience of a 2017 Honda CR-V 2.0 2WD owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar.Facebook: JJ ChangToying with the idea of SUVAt the end of 2016, I was in search for a new family car, and having previously owned a 2010 Toyota Estima 2.4 Aeras, I didn’t want to get another MPV as options were limited. My MPV options at the time were the Toyota Alphard, Toyota Vellfire, Honda Odyssey, and Nissan Elgrand. I could have gone for a newer Est

    Owner Review

    Owner Review

    Aug 28, 2020

  • Owner Review: 2005 Honda CR-V - The classic hero car on TV

    ** This article is the personal experience of a 2005 Honda CR-V owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar.Arvin JeyaFirst launched in Malaysia in 2002, the Honda CR-V was priced at RM149,800. Mine is a 2005 unit pre-facelift. For mid-2000s standards, the Honda CR-V represented the luxury offerings to those seeking to buy into the then unsaturated SUV market.This is my first car and I think it’s amazing that I am able to have this experience. Prior to the purchase, I h

    Owner Review

    Owner Review

    Aug 24, 2020