In the first month of sale, 2022 Honda Step WGN has become the choice of 27,000 Japanese customers, 5 times higher than the monthly sales target set by the company.
The new generation Honda Step WGN was first introduced in January of this year. It was not until the end of May 2022 that this MPV model was officially sold in the Japanese market and quickly won the hearts of consumers. According to Honda, in the first month of sales, the new Step WGN became the choice of 27,000 Japanese customers, 5 times higher than the monthly sales target set by the company.
Honda said that about 33% of customers ordered the Step WGN 2022 petrol engine version. The percentage of customers ordering the e:HEV hybrid version of this model is 67%.
It is known that the Honda Step WGN 2022 petrol engine version uses a 4-cylinder VTEC engine, turbocharged, direct fuel injection, 1.5L capacity, producing a maximum capacity of 150 horsepower and maximum torque. 203 Nm. The engine is combined with a CVT continuously variable transmission, front-wheel drive or 4-wheel drive.
Meanwhile, Honda Step WGN e:HEV 2022 is equipped with a hybrid powertrain including a 4-cylinder petrol engine, 1.5L capacity and 2 electric motors. The engine produces a maximum capacity of 145 hp and a maximum torque of 175 Nm. The corresponding two figures of the transmission motor are 184 hp and 315 Nm. Combined with an e-CVT transmission and front-wheel drive, this powertrain helps Honda’s MPV model consume an average of only 20 km / liter of gasoline (about 5 liters / 100 km).
Not only has 2 engines, Honda Step WGN 2022 also has 2 exterior design styles named Air and Spada. Regardless of the version, this MPV model also has LED headlights, “L”-shaped LED daytime running lights, side sliding doors, 16-inch alloy wheels with a 5-double-spoke design, painted in 2 colors. Sport and LED taillights are vertically located, extending all the way to the roof.
And yet, this practical MPV model has an electric trunk door with an opening angle memory feature. More specifically, users can set the opening angle for the trunk door to increase convenience in places with limited space. Meanwhile, with the side sliding door, users only need to lightly touch their fingertips to close / open. It’s all thanks to sliding doors
Inside the Honda Step WGN 2022 is a spacious 3-row interior space, enough room for 7-8 people to sit. In the middle are two business seats, which can be fully reclined to the back, forming a bed for passengers. At the same time, the middle seat can slide up/down and left/right, depending on the passenger’s preference.
In addition, the interior of the car is also covered with Fabtech material that is waterproof and oil-proof, so it is easy to clean, promising to score points in the eyes of mothers with small children. Besides, the horizontal lines have the effect of “balancing the passenger’s vision” and helping to reduce motion sickness.
Not only practical and spacious, the interior of the Honda Step WGN 2022 also has many modern equipment such as an 11.4-inch touchscreen infotainment screen, a digital instrument panel with a 10.25-inch screen. , a 15.6-inch ceiling-mounted screen for passengers or a gearshift button. In addition, the air conditioning system with a filter feature can detect fine dust such as PM2.5 in the air.
Finally, the Honda Sensing active safety system is standard equipment for this MPV model. Honda Sensing on the new Step WGN includes features such as adaptive cruise control, collision mitigation braking, automatic headlights, driver assistance in traffic jams, feature to prevent wrong pedal pedal, assist steering to avoid pedestrians, assist with lane departure, assist with lane keeping, and warn when the vehicle ahead departs. Meanwhile, 360-degree camera, blind spot warning system and parking / lane change assist in places with poor visibility will only be equipped in some versions.
In the Japanese market, the price of Honda Step WGN 2022 ranges from 2,998,600 – 3,653,100 yen