Fourth-gen Honda City launched at Rs 7.42 lakh

First introduced in India in 1998, the Honda City has found over 4.3 lakh homes across the country and is among the most successful sedans. Now in its fourth-generation, the new City delivers a new premium look and feel but more importantly, comes with a powerful yet fuel efficient 1.5-litre diesel engine sourced from the Amaze.


With prices starting at Rs 7.42 lakh, going till Rs 11.10 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai), the new City is available in 5 trim levels offered in petrol and diesel versions – E, S, SV, V and VX with manual transmission. Additionally, the car is available in CVT in SV & VX petrol trim.


The diesel City is powered by the 1.5L i-DTEC diesel engine of Earth Dream Technology series and is the most fuel efficient car in the country with a claimed fuel efficiency of 26 kmpl. Producing 100ps of power and 200 Nm of torque, the engine comes mated to a newly developed 6-speed manual gearbox.


The Petrol version, on the other hand, gets an improved version of the familiar 1.5L i-VTEC engine that delivers 119PS of power and 145 Nm of torque. It has been mated with Honda’s advanced CVT automatic gearbox that delivers a claimed fuel efficiency of 18kmpl.