The production version of Honda’s mini MPV Mobilio has been spotted testing recently. The company had unveiled the car on the 19th of September in Indonesia at the annual motor show. This is the 3rd vehicle to be launched by Honda which is based on the Brio platform.
The testing mule that was spotted was endorsing an Alabaster Silver color scheme. The production version is endorsing different kind of wheels from the concept version. Apart from these the production model looks pretty much the same. Since the exterior looks unchanged, largely, it can be expected that the interior too will offer the same features and equipments which was revealed at the time of unveiling the vehicle.
Mobilio is a mini MPV and will be equipped by a petrol engine of 1.5 liter capacity. The Indian version of Mobilio will be having an option of i-DTEC diesel engine of 1.5 liter as well. The petrol engine will be mated to a 5 speed manual as well as a 5 speed auto transmission gear box. The diesel engine will get a 5 speed manual gear box.
It can be expected that the company will be pricing the Mobilio in the range of Rs 5.7 lacs to Rs 8.7 lacs. Thus the car will be competing with the Maruti Ertiga, Mahindra Quanto and Chevrolet Enjoy. Since the car will be launched in Indonesia in the early 2014, it will reach India in the later part of 2014.