Made-in-India SUV debuts in Japan as WR-V
India export hub for Elevate
Japan is one of first markets to where the Elevate is being exported.
Positioned below HR-V in Japan
Although sized similarly, the WR-V will be more affordable than the coupe-ish HR-V that also gets hybrid tech.
No changes on the outside
Interior gets all-black treatment as opposed to dual-tone finish in India
Slightly different infotainment screen with additional physical controls and infotainment updates.
Under the hood
Continues with the 121hp, 1.5-litre NA petrol engine, mated to a CVT gearbox
Two WR-Vs on sale overseas
Honda has yet another WR-V on sale in Indonesia which is a completely different vehicle based on the Amaze platform
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