Honda City is no doubt one of the most popular vehicles we have in our country. The first-generation City entered India in 1998, and as people say, the rest is history. Four generations and 22 years later, the mid-size sedan is still going strong, having sold 8 lakh units along the way. Although the nationwide lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic forced Honda Cars India to postpone the fifth-generation City launch, the decks are clear for its introduction now. We know many people are eagerly awaiting the 2020 Honda City launch. In case you are also planning to bring home the new Honda City, here are certain important details you would be interested in knowing.
Honda City 2020 Launch
The new Honda City will be launched in India in July 2020.
Honda City 2020 Price in India
We are expecting the 2020 Honda City price in India to start from Rs 10 lakh (ex-showroom). The top-spec model might be priced close to Rs 15 lakh (ex-showroom).
Honda City 2020 Features
The new Honda City sports a completely fresh front fascia. There is a new chrome grille with full LED headlamps on either side. The headlamp set-up has nine LED inline shells, integrated LED DRLs and L-shaped LED turn signals. At the rear, you will find Z-shaped 3D LED tail lamps. The mid-size sedan features 16-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels. The cabin of the 2020 Honda City has been updated with a new 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, AC dials with red/blue illumination, new 7-inch HD full-colour TFT instrument display, multi-function steering wheel, engine one-push start/stop and electric sunroof. Also available is the Honda Connect with Telematics Control Unit (TCU) offering 32+ connectivity features.ADVERTISEMENT
Honda City 2020 Specifications
The 2020 Honda City has a new 1.5-litre i-VTEC DOHC petrol engine with VTC (variable valve timing control). This motor develops 121PS and 145Nm of peak torque and has 6-speed MT and 7-speed CVT options. The 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel engine is good for 100PS and 200Nm of maximum torque and has a 6-speed MT option only.
The petrol variant of the new Honda City has an ARAI-certified mileage of 17.8kmpl with the 6-speed MT and 18.4kmpl with the 7-speed CVT. The ARAI-certified mileage of the diesel option of the vehicle with 6-speed MT is 24.1kmpl.
The fifth-generation Honda City is 4,549mm long, 1,748mm wide and 1,489mm high. Its wheelbase measures 2,600mm.