“Honda City” is one of the most popular and be loved model in India But the current generation is fighting a losing battle against the Hyundai Verna and the Maruti Suzuki Ciaz . However, “Honda” is not going to lose so easily and has plans to fight back with a face-lift of the new Honda City 2017. This next gen offers great cabin space and a large no of techno specs like the new headlights with DRL, LED taillights, foldable ORVMs with turn blinker, sunroof, shark-fin antenna etc.
The new 2017 City is based on Honda’s new design theory of Advanced Energetic Design. In this the cars are designed to be more sleeker and smoother, not only on the outside but also from the inside. This new theory comprises of three basic elements- High Tech, High Tension and High Touch, which represent innovative aspect, striking design, and fine texture and polished surface, respectively.
Honda City 2017 Specifications:-
The dimension of the Standard lodgy are 4440 mm × 1695 mm × 1495 mm. The highest variant ZX now comes equipped with bigger 16 inch wheels (185/55 R-16). Lower variants offer 175/65 R-15 wheels. In terms of safety the new city consist of 6 airbags with the advanced ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) with EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution). All these features will help in panic brake situation effectively.
|Ground Clearance||165 mm|
|Kerb Weight||1058 kg – 1175 kg|
|Turning Radius||5.3 m (petrol) & 5.4 m (diesel)|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||40-liters|
|Seating Capacity||5 Passengers|
Honda City 2017 Engine Variants:-
Honda has upgraded both the petrol and diesel variants to increase the as power as well as torque. The petrol variant is available with a CVT transmission (only for Petrol) with speed paddle shift technology.It give a high fuel economy of 18 km/l which is higher than the manual transmission. The 1.5 L diesel is a beast with benefits, available with a 6 speed manual and power output of 97.89 bhp it gives a superb mileage of 25.6 km/l.
|1.5 litre i-VTEC petrol||117.6 bhp and 145 Nm|
1.5 litre i-DTEC diesel
|97.89 bhp and 200 Nm|
|Transmission||5- speed manual (petrol) , 6-speed Manual (diesel) and CVT (petrol)|