28 Sep '12, 7am

Honda CR-Z hybrid boosts power (not emissions): Honda has updated its sporty coupe hybrid, the CR-Z, with the n...

Honda CR-Z hybrid boosts power (not emissions): Honda has updated its sporty coupe hybrid, the CR-Z, with the n...

Honda has updated its sporty coupe hybrid, the CR-Z, with the new to go on sale from January 2013. The new version features increased power levels-now up to 137 PS-up 13 PS- along with subtle revisions to interior and exterior styling. Greater performance doesn’t come at the expense of higher emissions or poorer fuel economy however, with the official CO2 emission rate actually coming down by a gram from 117g/km to 116g/km while fuel economy remains the same at 56.5mpg. For the first time, the CR-Z also features a lithium-ion battery, while Honda has also made variable valve timing system, electric motor and Engine Control Unit (ECU) to keep fuel economy strong and weight down. The 2013 CR-Z can be identified by a range of styling upgrades which include a new front bumper design, a revised grille, a new aerodynamic diffuser design, while striking 17inch alloy wheels fill t...

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Honda: Revised CR-Z, Three New Hybrids & Fuel Cell Vehicle To Come

Honda: Revised CR-Z, Three New Hybrids & Fuel C...

hybridcars.com 29 Sep '12, 4am

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Honda CR-Z facelift – more details and interior pix

Honda CR-Z facelift – more details and interior...

paultan.org 27 Sep '12, 4pm

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Honda's CEO say three hybrid systems, more ICEs coming in five year plan

Honda's CEO say three hybrid systems, more ICEs...

green.autoblog.com 24 Sep '12, 12pm

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designnews.com 28 Sep '12, 7pm

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greencarcongress.com 30 Sep '12, 3am

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greencarreports.com 28 Sep '12, 12pm

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Honda Civic Euro wagon body concept due in 2013

paultan.org 27 Sep '12, 5pm

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Honda CR-Z – facelift makes world debut in Indonesia

Honda CR-Z – facelift makes world debut in Indo...

paultan.org 20 Sep '12, 7am

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TOP arrives in Singapore cr: on pic

twitter.yfrog.com 27 Sep '12, 6am

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Mitsubishi reveals production-ready plug-in hybrid

Mitsubishi reveals production-ready plug-in hybrid

thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 27 Sep '12, 8am

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greencarreports.com 28 Sep '12, 4pm

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twitter.yfrog.com 27 Sep '12, 6am

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Honda Plans Three New Hybrid Systems

Honda Plans Three New Hybrid Systems

hybridcars.com 21 Sep '12, 5pm

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Porsche’s Plug-in Hybrid Sport Turismo Wagon

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hybridcars.com 27 Sep '12, 2am

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Honda considers building new Accord Hybrid in U.S.

Honda considers building new Accord Hybrid in U.S.

green.autoblog.com 05 Oct '12, 10pm

Nothing like dollars and cents to drive some good ol' patriotism, even if it's from overseas. Honda will re-start producti...