2011 Honda CR-Z Mugen Hybrid First official Images released
We had reported a new Hybrid 2011 Honda CR-Z by Mugen early, that sports 1.5L four cylinder engine with a standard Hybrid Package empowering the outputs up to 122 HP and 128 lb-ft of torque from 113 HP and 107 lb-ft of torque.
The Japanese company says development of the CR-Z Mugen is on track, with “performance figures already looking promising”. Honda revealed that early tests with a prototype car based on a standard CR-Z and a mid-tune engine have given 0-60 mph (96 km/h) sprint times around that of the European market Civic Type R (6.6 seconds). Later on, Mugen increased output by another 15 percent and reduced the chassis’ weight by 50 kilograms, so that overall performance is expected to be even better than the Type R’s.
Now Mugen has release sum of the official Images of the CR-Z Mugen ahead of the Cars official debut at the GoodWood Festive of Speed in July. Colin Whittamore from MUGEN Euro said: “We’ve retained the three driving modes from the standard car and economyranges from 50+mpg in ’eco’ mode to mid-30 mpg when tapping into the supercharged power in a special ’MUGEN’ mode.” Check out the Images of Honda CR-Z Mugen below.