Indonesia – Low-cost Honda Brio Satya introduced

Posted on Sep 21 2013 - 2:13pm by Anjan Ravi

PT Honda Prospect Motor, the Indonesian subsidiary of Honda, has launched the Honda Brio Satya variant. The Brio Satya is essentially a low-cost Brio that is being introduced to take advantage of Indonesia’s LCGC (Low Cost Green Car) project which promises tax benefits.

Honda Brio Satya A variant

The Brio Satya is Honda’s answer to Indonesia’s LCGC project.

While the regular Brio in Indonesia gets a 1.3-liter i-VTEC engine producing 100PS and 127Nm, the Brio Satya gets the 1.2-liter i-VTEC (sold in India and Thailand) producing 88PS and 109Nm of torque. The 1.3-liter Brio is being called the ‘Brio Sports’ and is available in a single ‘E’ variant only.

The 1.2-liter variant has been introduced in ‘Satya’ and regular variants. The only difference is that the regular Brio is available with an automatic transmission (in ‘S’ and ‘E’ grades) while the Satya gets a manual gearbox and would be available in ‘A’, ‘S’ and ‘E’ grades.

Honda Brio Satya rear wiper

Top-end variant gets rear wiper/washer, alloy wheels and 2-DIN stereo system with iPod connectivity.

The LCGC mandates that the manufacturer localize their offerings up to a certain extent. Hence, the Satya is locally produced in Indonesia with 85% localization. The Satya ‘A’ variant is PT Honda Prospect’s cheapest car in Indonesia with a price of 106 million Indonesian Rupiah (INR 5.81 lakhs).

All variants of the Satya get dual front airbags, while the top-end E gets rear wiper/washer, foglights, 14-inch alloy wheels and a 2-DIN music system with CD/MP3, USB and iPod connectivity.

Honda Brio Satya Image Gallery

[Images from]

Next, would you like to read more about 2013 Indonesia International Motor Show, Honda or more about the ?

Like this kind of content? Subscribe to us via Email or Twitter to get our updates sent to you everyday!

About the Author

Hello! I'm Anjan and I can promise to you that the website you're currently viewing is the No.1 Automotive Website, at least in India if not the world...but we're getting there. From Live International motor show coverages to getting behind the wheel of the fastest Jaguar ever made, we at Indian Autos Blog have it all. Stay tuned and stay updated! Also, happy motoring!

Leave A Response