The latest Honda City is a perfect blend of high levels of performance, enhanced safety features and a very appealing styling. The face of the Honda City resembles an arrow tip whereas its rear has been shaped like feathers of an arrow. Four variants of the latest Honda City has been made available, they are SMT, EMT, VAT and VMT. All these variants get their power from 1.5L, 4-cylinder, i-VTEC engines that have the capacity of generating maximum power of 116Bhp. The car has been provided with both five-speed manual and automatic transmissions. The interior of this car has been enhanced by its high quality beige fabric seats. The safety aspect of the car is totally uncompromised with Honda providing the car with ABS having brake assist, EBD, a system for engine immobilization among the multiple features. Honda City has been a leader in the sedan market segment for a significant time though it is handicapped by the absence of a diesel variant in its sedan portfolio. The price of the Honda City has recently been slashed by the car manufacturer and this has also helped the sedan immensely in capturing a huge part of the market share. The Honda City has now been made available starting Rs.7.49 Lakh.
The latest Volkswagen Vento is a brilliant output of German engineering and has also been beautifully styled. This sedan has been made available both in diesel and petrol variants having 1.6L engines. The petrol variant engine of the Vento has been blessed with the capacity of generating a maximum power of 105Bhp at 5250rpm whereas it achieves a peak torque 153Nm at 3800rpm. The diesel engine variant, on the other hand, achieves a maximum power of 105PS at 4400 rpm with a peak torque 250Nm at 1500-2500rpm. The car has been made available in five-speed manual transmission and six-speed auto transmission gearbox. The front suspension of the car has been provided with McPherson struts having stabilizer bar whereas a semi-independent trailing arm has been deployed for its rear suspension. The interior provided to the Volkswagen Vento reflects style and luxury. The latest Vento has been provided with safety features that include electronic immobilizer for theft prevention, two airbags, rear as well as front fog lights and ABS. It has a starting price of Rs.6.99 Lakh.
Tata Indigo Manza:
The Tata Indigo Manza from Tata Motors is a sedan blessed with good looks and spacious interiors. It has been made available in two engine variants, the 1.4L Safire Petrol and the 1.3L Quadrajet Diesel. Both the cars can achieve the same maximum power of 88.5Bhp at 4,000rpm. But the petrol version scores over its diesel cousin on the torque factor achieving 160Nm against the 116Nm of the latter. The car has been provided with an easily shifting 5+1 manual transmission gearbox, which increases the vehicle handling capacity of the sedan. The Manza has also been provided with significant space in its interior, which enables its users to get a convenient and comfortable driving experience. The Tata Indigo Manza has also been provided with excellent features including stereo controls along with Bluetooth connectivity that has been mounted on its steering wheels and a multiple functioning display. It has also been provided with active safety features including two front airbags, ABS, Disc brakes at the front, engine immobilizer for theft prevention, front seat with height adjustable feature, child safety locks, central locking and seat belt reminder. The Tata Indigo Manza has a starting price of Rs.5.39 Lakh.
Ford Fiesta Classic:
Ford has come out with its latest Ford Fiesta Classic that has been equipped with excellent features and a high quality interior. It has also been made available in both diesel and petrol variants. The petrol version has been provided with 1.6L MPFI Duratec engine whereas the diesel variant comes with 1.4L CRDI Duratorq engine. Both the car variants have been mated with five-speed gearbox. The Ford Fiesta Classic car has been equipped with a beautifully crafted interior and has immense features to ensure passenger comfort. Alloy wheels of Hyper Silver have been provided to the Ford Fiesta Classic. Prominent among its safety features are the ABS with EBD, air bags for the driver and the front passenger, anti-theft system, central locking along with auto re-locking and keyless entry features. It comes at a starting price of Rs.5.49 Lakh.
The Toyota Etios is the entry-level contribution by the Japanese car maker in the segment of family sedans. The car has been made available in five variants but only with petrol engine. It has been provided with a 16V 1496cc DOHC petrol engine, which is mated to its five-speed manual transmission gearbox. The engine is capable of delivering a maximum power of 88.7Bhp. The Toyota Etios has been provided with an effective suspension system having McPherson struts at its front and a torsion beam taking care of its rear. This enables the car to smoothly handle Indian road conditions. It has been provided with adequate boot space along with an air cooled glove compartment of 13L. All the latest safety features including ABS, EBD, and multiple air bags for front passenger and driver have been provided to the car that has a body shell capable of absorbing energy. The Toyota Etios has a starting price of Rs.4.99 Lakh.