Honda CR-Z Sales in Japan Reach 10,000!


CR-Z has gained over 10,000 units order in less than a month since its launch in Japan!

This is about 10 times more orders than average of sales plan which is 1000units/month.

The company expect to sell 40,000 - 50,000 units of the CR-Z worldwide.


The CR-Z is a unique new car, combining the advantages of a clean, efficient petrol electric hybrid powertrain with a 6-speed manual transmission and a stylish coupe body.

This exciting new coupe will change current perceptions of hybrids, with its driver-focussed, chassis and responsive 1.5-litre engine.

  • All-new, sporty, aerodynamic, 2+2 coupe form
  • Wide track, short wheelbase chassis for agile and responsive handling
  • Unique 3-Mode Drive System to tailor steering, throttle response and IMA assistance to the driver's needs
  • 1.5-litre i-VTEC engine coupled to the Honda IMA parallel hybrid system with CO2 emissions of 117 g/km and 5.0 l/100km fuel economy in combined mode
  • World's first 6-speed manual transmission combined with a hybrid drive train
  • Driver focussed cockpit design with 3D gauges
  • European market cars to be equipped with flexible 2+2 seating arrangement