Honda Cars India Ltd. launched New Honda City 2017, with enhanced safety features, new exterior design and developed infotainment system.
New 4th Generation Honda has inline LED headlamps, advanced integrated LED DRL, LED fog lamps, and upgraded interior feature, new 16-inch alloy wheels with wider tyres, including touchscreen infotainment system. The City variant lineup has been enhanced with the addition of a new flagship grade – “ZX”. Read Honda Cars sales report.
Speaking on the occasion, President and CEO (Mr Yoichiro Ueno), Honda Cars India Ltd. said, “Honda City is our most successful model in the country (India). It fills joy to around 7 lakh customers across the country and Honda City has been India’s most successful sedan since its launch (1998). It is also the industry standard for quality and has been ranked No. 1 by the JD Power Initial Quality Study 14 times since its inception in the Indian market.”
“With the launch of a much enhanced new Honda City 2017, we aim to exceed our customers’ expectations by offering stunning value at a very competitive price. I am confident that with the new City, we will regain our leadership position in the segment”, he added.
The New Honda City 2017 Features:
1. Honda City SALES, SERVICE AND WARRANTY:
New Honda City 2017 offers 3 years and Unlimited KM warranty as a standard benefit to the customer. Deliveries of the New City 2017 will begin immediately from the dealer network of 220 cities across the country. Additionally, for the 1st time in the industry, customers can go for Extended Warranty for additional two years and unlimited kilometres.
2. Honda City INTERIOR DESIGN:
The interior has several new features, including 7.7 cm advanced touch screen for infotainment system in V, VX and ZX grades. This infotainment system has features like satellite-linked navigation, Bluetooth telephony, 1.5 GB internal memory, 2 USB-in slots, audio streaming, voice recognition, 2 micro SD card slots and 1 HDMI-in slot. And also features Wi-Fi support for internet and mirror link support for smartphones.
New City has a soft touch dashboard on the passenger side and white illumination in the advanced 3D multi-information meter. Other important interior feature enrichments include chrome plating on steering switches and chrome-plated knobs for the rear-aircon vent. Tilt and telescopic steering adjustment, new white and red illumination for engine one push start-stop ignition system button, fully Auto-dimming inside rear-view mirror and new LED interior cabin lights. The interiors of the new City are premium beige upholstery with dual-tone beige & black trims.
3. Honda City EXTERIOR DESIGN:
The new City has a wide stance, with a sporty, wide-opening bumper design and a new front chrome grille. The City 2017 will also have diamond cut and dual-tone alloy wheel design for both 15 and 16-inch wheels. The new City also has auto folding door mirrors in V, VX and ZX grades.
4. Honda City GRADES & COLOURS:
The Honda City 2017 will be offered in 5 grades. Petrol Manual Transmission will be available in S, SV, V & VX grades. Petrol CVT will be available in V, VX and the ZX grades. The diesel manual City will be available in SV, V, VX & ZX grades.
The New Honda City 2017 will be available in 5 colours – Modern Steel Metallic (New), White Orchid Pearl, Carnelian Red Pearl, Alabaster Silver Metallic and Golden Brown Metallic. All the colours will be available in all the variants of the new City 2017.
5. Honda City 2017 SAFETY FEATURES:
The New City 2017 is equipped with a range of Honda’s active and passive safety technologies, which are offered as standard equipment across all variants. Honda’s own ACE body structure, Dual SRS front airbags, Standard Anti-lock brake system (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), 3- Point ELR seat belts with pre-tensioners & load limiters, impact mitigating front headrest system, pedestrian injury mitigation technology, ISOFIX compatible rear seats and rear windshield defogger – all are offered as standard in the New City.
Honda has introduced a new flagship grade City ZX with the new Honda City 2017. Apart from the safety features available in the other variants, the ZX grade features 6 airbags – front dual airbags, both side curtain airbags and both front-seat side airbags. The ZX variant would also include automatic headlights, headlamp auto-off timer and automatic rain-sensing wipers.
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6. Honda City 2017 Engine:
The Diesel City is powered by the 1.5L i-DTEC diesel engine of Earth Dream Technology series and will deliver fuel economy of 25.6 kmpl and a maximum power of [email protected] rpm with a max torque of 200 [email protected] rpm. It has been mated to a 6-speed manual transmission. Further, in the Diesel model, a number of new sounds and vibration absorption technologies have been applied to further reduce the NVH levels.
The Petrol variant of the City is powered by 1.5L i-VTEC engine that delivers a maximum power of 119 [email protected] rpm. And, a torque of 145 [email protected] rpm it has been mated with Honda’s innovative and advanced CVT with 7-speed paddle shifters that delivers top-class fuel efficiency of 18. The 5-speed manual transmission delivers a fuel efficiency of 17.4 kmpl.
Honda City Ex-Showroom Price 2017:
|S||Rs 849, 990|
|SV||Rs 953, 990||Rs 1075, 990|
|V||Rs 999, 990||Rs 1153, 990||Rs 1155, 990|
|VX||Rs 1164, 990||Rs 1284, 990||Rs 1286, 990|
|ZX||Rs 1352, 990||Rs 1356, 990|