Honda Brio Discontinued In India

Honda Automotive India has stopped manufacturing of the Brio hatchback. The Brio was the corporate's entry-level hatchback and although the corporate had introduced in a facelift of the automotive in 2016 however gross sales clearly have not picked up and the now the Amaze has change into the corporate's entry degree automotive for the Indian market. Chatting with PTI, Rajesh Goel, Senior Vice President and Director (Gross sales and Advertising and marketing), Honda Vehicles India mentioned, "Our entry automotive is now Amaze. We've stopped manufacturing of Brio and as of now we don't intend to carry subsequent era Brio into India," The brand new-gen Honda Amaze  has been the bestseller for the corporate The pattern in India has modified over the previous few years. SUVs and sub four metre sedans are getting extra prominence. This may be seen by the response the Amaze has gotten. In simply near a 12 months for the reason that launch of the brand new era mannequin, the Amaze has garnered greater than 63,000 gross sales and it is rising by the day. Buyer choice has began to shift in direction of comparatively larger fashions, a pattern much like different international markets. Additionally Learn: Honda Amaze Overview The Honda Brio won't get replaced by one other mannequin and the Amaze would be the firm's entry-level automotive in India  Goel went on to state that there will probably be no substitute for the Brio anytime quickly. " The Amaze goes to be our entry mannequin within the Indian market. The Jazz and WR-V are different two fashions which might cater to the small automotive necessities" The Brio was launched in India in September 2001 and until date 97,000 items have been offered. Honda has already introduced its plan on the 2018 Auto Expo that it will carry 6 new vehicles to the nation by 2020. The corporate has already introduced two of them which embrace the new-gen Amaze and the new-gen CR-V. The following automotive to be launched in India would be the new era of the Civic which is able to launch by March 2019.