PT Honda Prospect Motor (HPM) as the sole agent of Marks (ATPM) Honda in Indonesia, has not received permission from prnsipal Honda in Japan to market the Honda Brio. Policy issued by the principal of Honda by Marketing and aftersales director of PT Honda Prospect Motor (HPM) Jonfis Fandy today, will differ from country to country.
“It could be in Thailand and India Honda Brio type is marketed, but not necessarily with Indonesia.” He said. He claimed the HPM as a sole agent (ATPM) Honda cars in the country continue to study if there is a possibility Brio will also be marketed in Indonesia. This little car comes in a carpet Thailand International Motor Expo 2010, today. Brio named, Honda plans to market it in India and Thailand starting next year.
“Honda wanted to give more mobility options to customers in Thailand, India and other Asian countries through the introduction of a new small vehicle with a compact and highly efficient packaging,” said President and CEO of Honda Motor Takanobu Ito, as quoted from Motoroid.
Many who called Brio is Honda’s answer to the emerging low-cost car Toyota Etios.Because this car is priced under the Honda Jazz. At the White Elephant Affairs, Brio will be marketed at a price of 400,000 Bath or approximately Rp119 million. Meanwhile, if present in India probably worth Rp118 million.
Honda Power Brio engine boosted with 1.2-liter i-VTEC engine capable of producing power to 90 PS. This machine was similar to the Jazz Honda’s 1.2-liter, which is marketed in India.
Cars with attractive appearance both interior and exterior makes the car waiting kehadiranya iini in Indonesia. Small family is very happy to wait for a car that basically it is intended for a small family that can only be for 5 people in 1 car in this.