2013 Honda CR-Z Gets Reboot, Price Increase


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    2013 Honda CR-Z. | November 19, 2012

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Just the Facts:
  • The 2013 Honda CR-Z starts at $20,765, including a $790 destination charge, reflecting a $280 price increase over the outgoing model.
  • The 2013 Honda CR-Z gets upgrades including a new lithium-ion battery pack, a new front fascia and a slight boost in fuel economy.
  • The 2013 Honda CR-Z goes on sale November 21.

TORRANCE, California — The base 2013 Honda CR-Z starts at $20,765, including a $790 destination charge, reflecting a $280 price increase over the outgoing model.

The top-of-the-line 2013 Honda CR-Z EX with navigation starts at $24,595, including shipping.

The base 2012 Honda CR-Z starts at $20,485, including a $790 destination charge.

The 2013 Honda CR-Z gets upgrades including a new lithium-ion battery pack, a new front fascia and a slight boost in fuel economy.

The 2013 Honda CR-Z goes on sale November 21.

The 2013 CR-Z is equipped with a standard six-speed manual transmission or an optional continuously variable transmission (CVT). For 2013, assist from the electric motor has increased due to a new higher-voltage lithium-ion battery pack. The CR-Z delivers a combined peak output of 130 horsepower, a gain of 8 hp, said Honda.

The 2013 CR-Z with a six-speed manual transmission delivers 31 mpg in city driving and 38 mpg on the highway, a gain of 1 mpg, said Honda. The 2013 CR-Z with a CVT delivers 36 mpg in city driving and 39 mpg on the highway, a gain of 1 mpg. The EPA has not yet listed 2013 CR-Z fuel-economy numbers on its Web site.

The 2013 CR-Z also gets a new Plus Sport System, which Honda said allows additional on-demand electric boost via a steering-wheel-mounted S+ button.

The hybrid also gets revised interior trim and two new exterior colors, Passion Berry Pearl and Polished Metal Metallic.

Edmunds says: Honda tweaks the 2013 CR-Z and adds a modest price increase.

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