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Honda CR-V News in Malaysia

  • Review: 2023 Honda CR-V 1.5 VTEC Turbo driven in Thailand - Improvements done right, but is it enough?

    Catchy marketing taglines, more often than not, serve to create hype and bravado about a car but are rarely precise in the grand scheme of things. Brochure taglines will convince you that a car is exclusive when it flies off showroom floors, that it's powerful when the car has just enough to climb hills, or that it’s sporty and dynamic… when all it has is more plastic bits! And if nothing else works, manufacturers can always polish and rehash the ‘ol lifestyle mantra. Also read: All-new 2023 Hon


    Dec 5, 2023

  • RM 160 - RM 185k? Malaysian dealers share estimated price for 2023 Honda CR-V 1.5 VTEC Turbo, hybrid to come later

    As we close in on the upcoming launch of the 2023 Honda CR-V - expected later this month - there is a lot of speculation surrounding the price increases of the new locally-assembled (CKD) 6th-generation model. With order books officially open, estimates by dealers that have been shared on social media peg the price of the 2023 CR-V 1.5-litre VTEC Turbo variants between RM 160k and RM 185k. There are no estimates yet of the range-topping CR-V 2.0-litre e:HEV RS hybrid variant which is expected to


    Dec 4, 2023

  • We drove a Thai-spec 2023 Honda CR-V, here are 5 things to look forward to

    Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ll know that the upcoming 6th-generation 2023 Honda CR-V is very close to being launched. The quintessential Japanese C-Segment SUV now takes on bolder styling, and for the first time will offer a powerful (and stylish) hybrid e:HEV RS variant to jazz up proceedings. Also read: All-new 2023 Honda CR-V: Dec launch, now with 2.0L hybrid, bookings open in Malaysia The Honda CR-V also becomes the defacto flagship of the Honda Malaysia range, with the unfor


    Nov 23, 2023

  • Which all-new 2023 Honda CR-V is more popular among Filipinos? Hybrid or petrol?

    Honda Cars Philippines (HCPI) launched the all-new sixth-generation 2023 Honda CR-V in the country in September and since then 400 units have been delivered to customers. Two engine choices are offered in the archipelago which consists of 2 turbocharged petrol variants (V, VX AWD) and a sole hybrid variant (RS e:HEV). Breaking down those 400 units to specifics, Top Gear Philippines asked HCPI how many bought the most powerful (and most expensive) variant. According to representatives, most Filip

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    Nov 21, 2023

  • All-new Malaysian-spec 2023 Honda CR-V shows off its 184 PS/335 Nm hybrid unit in latest teaser

    One of the most highly anticipated cars launching in Malaysia this year, the all-new 2023 Honda CR-V will be making its entry in December. Not only did Honda Malaysia announce the opening of pre-orders nationwide but it has also released a teaser video. The most obvious highlight in the video is the hybrid powertrain which is hinted at by the glowing blue Honda badge. For the first time ever in Malaysia, the popular C-segment SUV will be offered with a hybrid unit – a 2.0-litre 2-motor i-MMD pet

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    Nov 16, 2023

  • All-new 2023 Honda CR-V: Dec launch, now with 2.0L hybrid, bookings open in Malaysia

    Honda Malaysia has announced that pre-orders for the all-new 2023 Honda CR-V have been opened. Locally assembled (CKD) at Honda's plant in Melaka, the sixth generation of Honda's best-selling SUV is planned to be launched in December. The all-new 6th-gen CR-V made its world debut in July 2022 in Canada though it would take another 9 months before it made its Southeast Asian debut at the 2023 Bangkok International Motor Show (BIMS) in March. The all-new CR-V would eventually be launched in Indone

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    Nov 15, 2023

  • 72% of Indo Honda CR-V buyers chose the hybrid variant even if it's the most expensive

    While Malaysians await the arrival of the all-new Honda CR-V, the sixth generation has been on sale for nearly 3 months in Indonesia. According to Indonesian automotive site, Autonet Magz, 2,261 units of the CR-V have been sold in the archipelago thus far. At the CR-V’s Indonesian media drive, PT Honda Prospect Motor (HPM) revealed that the most popular variant is the 2.0L RS e:HEV hybrid with 1,617 units or 72% of the total units. The remaining 644 units or 28% of sales are for the petrol-power

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    Oct 24, 2023

  • Malaysia-bound 2024 Honda CR-V holds nearly 90% market share of Sept C-SUV sales in Thailand

    Despite the price hike for the all-new 2024 Honda CR-V in Thailand, the sixth-generation SUV has remained the most popular choice in its segment since its launch. From April onwards, the all-new CR-V kicked the Haval H6 off the top spot and has not moved since. However, September’s sales data compiled by Autolife Thailand showed that not only has the Honda CR-V continued to be Thailand’s best-selling C-segment SUV of the month, but it also absolutely decimated the competition. 2,899 units of the

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    Oct 17, 2023

  • Another round of price up for Honda CR-V Hybrid in Indonesia, how much more expensive will it get for Malaysia?

    The all-new sixth generation 2023 Honda CR-V was launched in Indonesia earlier in August. Two variants are offered – the 7-seater 1.5-litre VTEC Turbo and the 5-seater 2.0-litre e:HEV RS full-hybrid. The starting price has also gone up by quite a fair bit. With a starting price of IDR 739.9 million (~RM 224k) for the entry VTEC Turbo variant, like for like, the new generation model is now 11 percent more expensive than before. However, with the previous generation CR-V’s 2.0-litre i-VTEC natural


    Oct 4, 2023

  • Spied: First look at hydrogen fuel-cell 2024 Honda CR-V spotted in Japan

    This may very well be the world's first look at the upcoming hydrogen fuel-cell (FCEV) powered 2024 Honda CR-V, with its inaugural sighting taking place in Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. Though its official name hasn't quite been confirmed just yet, these spyshots by X user TW MC shows the car with more than a passing likeness with the CR-V: the rear-end is practically the same (save for the clear taillamps), and the front is similar, barring the different bumper. All signs – including the Hydroge


    Sep 27, 2023

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