Honda introduce the first image of 2013 Honda CR-Z Facelift and will make debut at the Paris Motor Show. The automaker confirmed some initial details surrounding the facelift. From the photo of Honda CR-Z Facelift, the only change we see is the simplified front grille that drops the three razor-like plastic slabs on the upper half for a more streamlined appearance.
1 Photos Gallery of: 2013 Honda CR Z Facelift Introduced With More Powerful Engine
Perhaps more important is the fact that Honda says the power of both the petrol engine an electric motor has been increased “without comprising fuel economy or increasing exhaust emission”.
The Japanese automaker didn’t reveal how much more power was gained from the tweaked hybrid drivetrain. In the current model of Honda CR-Z Facelift, the 1.5-liter four-cylinder gasoline unit with Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) produces a maximum output of 122hp and peak torque of 128 lb-ft (173Nm).