Following the trait of multi-city launch, Honda launched the new 4th Generation City in Mumbai for a starting price tag of Rs. 7.42 lakh ex-showroom Navi Mumbai for petrol variant. The diesel variant starts at Rs. 8.62 lakh ex-showroom Navi Mumbai. The new City is all about space and fuel-efficiency, claims the Honda.
Powered by a diesel for the first time, 1.5L i-DTEC produces 100PS@3600rpm and 200NM of torque at 1750rpm, with a fuel-efficiency of 26kmpl (as per ARAI). Alongside, the petrol motor does its job with a 1.5L i-VTEC worth of 119PS@6600rpm and 145NM@4600rpm.
The petrol buyers gets an option of choosing between a manual transmission and CVT transmission, while the diesel owners has to go only with a manual one.
Depending upon the type of gearbox selected the petrol buyers with a CVT attains fuel-efficiency of 18kmpl, which is a notch more than the manual planted figure of 17.8kmpl.
The car is already on sale at all Honda showrooms across the country.