Finally the new Honda Amaze 2018 has been launched in India. The new Honda Amaze has been launched at a starting price of Rs. 5.60 lakh for base variant which goes up to Rs. 9 lakh for top variant. The new Amaze has been launched in four variants – E, S, V and VX. All variants comes with ABS, rear parking sensors, dual front airbags and Isofix child-seat mounts as standard.
The new compact sedan is powered by 1.2-litre, 4-cylinder petrol engine which generates max power of 89bhp and a peak torque of 110 Nm and mated with a 5-speed manual gearbox or a 7-step CVT automatic while 1.5-litre turbocharged engine generates max power of 99 bhp and a peak torque of 200 Nm. The diesel engine now gets the option of a CVT automatic. The power and torque for diesel-CVT has been reduced by 20hp and 40Nm, taking total output to 80hp and 160Nm of torque. ARAI rated fuel efficiencies for the variants are 19.5kpl for the petrol-manual, 19.0kpl for the petrol-automatic, 27.8kpl for the diesel-manual and 23.8kpl for the diesel-automatic.
The looks of new Honda Amaze borrows from City and the Accord. The car is now equipped with a big grille.The face is much similar to the Honda city. It also gets Diamond cut alloy wheels like the one on the City.
The new compact sedan is a bit lighter than the previous. It is now weighs between 905kg and 1,039kg. The dimensions of new Amaze are 5mm longer (at 3,995mm), 15mm wider (at 1,695mm) and has a wheelbase that is 65mm longer which are bigger than the previous model. Boot space has also increased by 20 litres and now it is 420 litres.
The new Amaze comes with a 7.0-inch infotainment system with capacitive touchscreen, a reverse camera, cruise control, GPS with turn-by-turn navigation, steering-mounted voice controls Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility.
The mid-spec S and V variant also get the CVT option. These variants also gets paddleshifters along with kit like LED daytime-running lamps, front fog lamps, automatic climate control, 15-inch alloy wheels, keyless go with push-button start, and a rear defogger.
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