In late 2013 Honda presented in New Delhi fourth generation of sedan called City which will soon be available as a restyled version. New 2017 Honda City will still be very accessible sedan which has been sold in more than 60 countries all over the world. If we speak about the changes, this new City will take over the new look adopted by the new generation of Honda cars, especially with the new Civic sedan. The car will experience some changes inside also but it will continue with using the same engines as before. Honda is doing its best so this new City can be more competitive with Skoda Rapid, Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, Hyundai Verna and Volkswagen Vento which are its main rivals on the Indian market.
2017 Honda City changes
Without moving also far from the current design, you do see the new front grille that is now bigger as well as obtains a Y-shaped account. The chrome bar is now slimmer compared to the outgoing one and includes the fronts lights. The headlamp cluster has likewise been slightly fine-tuned and also now includes LED DRLs. The front bumper has been changed and also obtains a sharper tone around the air intake, together with black cladding around the fog lights.
At the rear, the large tail lights have actually been kept yet have been revamped as well as currently included LED inserts. You likewise get even more chrome on the boot cover along with an incorporated looter with a centre LED stop light. The rear bumper has actually likewise been fine-tuned and obtains a mess cost-free look. The side profile stays the exact same on the 2017 Honda City, with 16-inch alloy wheels as opposed to 15-inch units.
The 2017 Honda City will be supplied in five variants to include S, V, V+, SV and SV+ grades. Interiors will certainly obtain upgraded as well as inning accordance with trim degrees will certainly be seen with all black interiors with chrome accents. Checking out light will certainly be on offer with the V+ grade while SV and also SV+ grade will certainly obtain three back seat head resides height change, arm relaxes as well as 2 glass owners.
Various other updates according to versions will include a 6.8″ central display screen with reverse video camera, LED cabin lighting, audio controls on guiding wheel and CD/AUX-IN/Bluetooth connection, 8 speakers and also automated environment controls. Front and also Rear Air Conditioning vents, back auto parking sensors with electronic camera as well as back power outlets will certainly likewise appear.
Engine and specs
As for the engine requirements of the Honda City are concerned, they are to continue to be specifically the like before. It will continuously be with both fuel and also diesel powertrains. The former will certainly be the 1.5-litre i-VTEC motor while the latter will continue to be the 1.5-litre i-DTEC motor. The transmission duties will certainly be taken care of by a 5-speed handbook, 6-speed handbook and also a CVT automatic unit.
Release date and price
The launch of the new 2017 Honda City will certainly initially happen in Thailand, in January 2017. In India, the vehicle’s launch is anticipated to occur few months after that. Price of the brand-new City will certainly stay more or less in the same range as that of the existing City so you could anticipate to pay INR 7.95 lakh to 12.45 lakh which is approximately $11,700.
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