About the CR-Z

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For enjoyable driving, world's first hybrid with 6MT - available CVT with paddle shifters

The world's first 6-speed manual transmission in a hybrid* gives the driver full control of the powertrain, which offers ample torque at low speeds thanks to power assist from the electric motor. The available Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) is coupled with paddle shifters as standard equipment to offer true driving enjoyment to even more drivers.

* Honda research

Dedicated 6MT with light, smooth shifting for fun, responsive driving

The exclusive 6-speed manual transmission with its light, smooth shift feel allows the driver to enjoy truly sporty driving. The Hill-Start Assist function is also standard.

6speed Manual Transmission (cut-away) model

6speed Manual Transmission (cut-away) model * Japanese Version

Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with paddle shifters for high-fuel economy and sporty driving

The CVT offers a smooth and seamless transition between ratios while keeping the engine within an optimal rpm range for enhanced fuel economy. Paddle shifters come as standard equipment, allowing the driver to shift between speeds while grasping the wheel.

CVT (Honda Multimatic S) Cut-away model

CVT (Honda Multimatic S) Cut-away model * Japanese Version

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