Honda Motor Argentina announced the start of production Honda HR-V . The SUV guy start its assembly plant in Campana next week . It will be offered with 1.8-liter i-VTEC also uses the Civic.
E l sedan City no longer occurs more in Argentina, since Honda Motor Argentina must adapt their lines assembly to begin production of HR-V in the facilities of its plant located in the town of Campana, in the Province of Buenos Aires.
In this context, the Japanese company announced the start of production of SUV guy stipulated for next Tuesday April 14 , after an investment which reached 21 million dollars.
Next week begins the assembly of Honda HR-V in Argentina.
Initially with little integration of local parts, Honda HR-V will be assembled in the format Completely Knock Down (CKD), ie parts arrive at the Argentina for later assembly plant Honda.
Honda did not specify when the stipulated date of marketing, but presumably after his debut before the public launch next Motor Show in Buenos Aires will take place from June 19 .
The start of production of the HR-V also mean the end of commercialization of the previous generation Honda City, which was still produced and marketed in Argentina. The sedan will be replaced by his new generation which arrive in the local market imported from Brazil where it is produced. However, there is still no official confirmation about its release date.
There is also no certainty about prices have the Honda HR-V , which will be announced at the time of its release. As is the case in Brazil, the new HR-V will be offered only with front-wheel drive and the 1.8 liter engine 16V SOHC i-VTEC, which produces 140 horsepower .