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Styling Design of CR-Z

Article of Honda R&D Technical Review Vol.22 No.2

Summary

Using hybrid technology, the CR-Z realized a balance between addressing the environmental issues associated with fossil fuel consumption and offering the natural "joy of driving" an automobile. It was developed as a new-generation compact sports car based on the ground concept of a "Hybrid Cafe Racer."
The exterior design with a theme of "Advanced Sensual Bullet" expresses compactness, strength and an advanced feel. The interior design with a theme of "Smart Cockpit" expresses an advanced feel and sportiness that lets the driver concentrate on driving.

Author (organization or company)

Takashi NAGURA(Automobile R&D Center)、Takafumi OZAKI(Automobile R&D Center)、Yoshihisa YANAGIMOTO(Automobile R&D Center)、Eiko HASHIMOTO(Automobile R&D Center)

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