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Honda WR-V to be made in South America for Brazil, no export plans from India

“HCIL (Honda Cars India Ltd) is focusing on the domestic Indian market for WR-V sales as of now. WR-V is a global model and it will be manufactured locally in South America for the Brazilian market”, a company statement said.

autos Updated: Mar 23, 2017 11:07 IST
Honda WR-V

Honda WR-V launched in New Delhi on March 16, 2017.(Vipin Kumar/HT File Photo)

Honda Cars will manufacture its latest product ‘WR-V’ in South America to serve the Brazilian market.

“HCIL (Honda Cars India Ltd) is focusing on the domestic Indian market for WR-V sales as of now. WR-V is a global model and it will be manufactured locally in South America for the Brazilian market”, a company statement said.

HCIL’s senior vice-president Jnaneswar Sen had on Tuesday said the company may be exported to Brazil.

Referring to reports of relaunch of its premium sedan Civic in India, the company said it was reviewing the customer requirements and had not taken any decision.

“We realise that Civic is a much loved brand in India and lot of people are interested in that car. We are constantly monitoring and reviewing the customer requirements and aspirations in the segment”, it said. “If we see an opportunity for Civic, we would like to re-introduce it. However, we have not taken any decision about it”, the statement added.