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Frequently Asked Questions on Honda Amaze

To advise you on whether you should buy the much talked about Honda Amaze or not, we bring you the answers of all the questions asked by people on different domains in India. Don’t forgetting commenting for your suggestions.

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Advice on Honda Amaze

1. How is the performance of Honda Amaze?

Ans. Amaze, Honda’s first diesel car has two powerful engine options- a 1.2-litre i-VTEC (similar is used in the Brio), and the all new 1.5-litre i-DTEC, which is not just the most powerful of its segment, but is the most fuel efficient engine in India today. The Amaze petrol produces the power of 86.8bhp@6000rpm along with the torque of 109Nm@4500rpm, while the 1.5L i-DTEC powered version churns out 98.6bhp and 200Nm of peak torque. And if compared with the segment topper Maruti Swift Dzire’s diesel version, the Amaze diesel is about 25bhp more powerful and about 2kmpl more fuel efficient.

2. Variants of Honda Amaze?

Ans. The Amaze is available in a total ten variants out of which 6 are petrol variants and remaining 4 are diesel. In petrol Variants, 4 are of manual transmission and 2 are of automatic transmission. The Variants are as follow: –

Honda Amaze E i VTEC

Honda Amaze EX i VTEC

Honda Amaze S i VTEC

Honda Amaze E i DTEC

Honda Amaze EX i DTEC

Honda Amaze VX i VTEC

Honda Amaze S AT i VTEC

Honda Amaze S i DTEC

Honda Amaze VX AT i VTEC

Honda Amaze VX i DTEC

3. What all colors Honda Amaze is available in?

Ans: There are a total 7 different colors offered with the car- Majestic Blue Metallic, Urban Titanium Metallic, Carnelian Red Pearl, Taffeta White, Crystal Black Pearl and Alabaster Silver Metallic.

4. How much of power Honda Amaze produces?

The Amaze Diesel variant comes with the 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel engine, which is capable to pump out the power output of 98.6bhp at 3600rpm with a peak torque output of 200Nm at 1750 rpm, while the 1.2-litre i-VTEC petrol engine generates the maximum power output of 86.8bhp at 6000rpm along with the maximum torque of 109Nm at 4500 rpm.

5. What is the actual mileage of Honda Amaze on highway and City?

Ans: The mileage of Amaze diesel goes around 25-26kmpl on highways and in city it’s around 21 kmpl, and in petrol it claims 18kmpl on highways and around 15kmpl in city.

6. What is the waiting period of Honda Amaze ?

Ans. The waiting period for the Amaze is about 3-4 months. As the company can only produce 10,000 models in a month. The Japanese auto-major will soon start their production in Tapukara plant, which is situated in Rajasthan.

7. Honda Amaze top speed?

Ans. The Amaze petrol can achieve the top-speed of 165kmph, and the diesel has the 175kmph of top-speed.

8. What is the fuel tank capacity of Honda Amaze?

Ans. The Honda Amaze comes with a tank capacity of 35-litres.

9. How much safety airbags does Honda Amaze have?

Ans: Japanese auto-major has also kept several safety features in the compact sedan including the airbags. The Amaze comes with dual SRS airbags in the top-end variants of petrol and diesel variants.

10. Does Honda Amaze comes in LPG or CNG versions in India?

Ans. No, it doesn’t as of now, as both the petrol and diesel trim are alreday one of the most frugal ones available in the country today.

11. Does Honda Amaze come with automatic transmission version?

Ans. Yes the compact sedan comes with two automatic variants, one is Amaze S AT and other is Amaze VX AT both are available in only petrol engine.

12. What is the Boot Space of Honda Amaze?

Ans. The Boot Space of Honda Amaze is 400 litres.

13. Does Honda Amaze have power steering?

Ans. Yes Honda Amaze comes with power steering.

14. What is the Ground clearance of Honda Amaze?

Ans. The Ground clearance of Honda Amaze is 165mm, which is good enough for a compact sedan to be driven on both city and highways.

15. What is the price of Honda Amaze in India?

Ans. The price of Honda Amaze starts from Rs. 4,99 lakh and goes to Rs. 7,66 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) for the top-end line variant.

16. Do you think its worth to buy Amaze over the Brio hatchback?

Ans. If you’re looking for a sedan rather than a hatchback at a competitive price, then definitely, yes. Then there are several other factors that make the Amaze a great value for money product like its 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel engine, which is the segment’s best and the most fuel efficient in the country; it also looks better than all the compact sedans due to its proper three box design, last but not the least, it also is one of the most feature rich cars available at this price.

17. Should I just go for the Amaze top-end variant or the Amaze base variant?

Ans. Well it depends on the choices of yours and budget also. The engine and fuel efficiency is the same in both variants, just the features are additional in top-end variant.

18. How much of warranty Honda Amaze carries?

Ans. The Amaze comes with a 2 years or 40,000 kms warranty as well road side assitance program also. Please check with your local dealers for specific information regarding the package.

19. Please tell Honda Amaze features?

Ans. Honda Amaze has power steering, power window, AC, dual airbags, ABS+EBD, Engine Start/Stop Button, 165mm of ground clearance, country’s most fuel efficient engine 1.5-litre i-DTEC and several others. However, features can vary variant to variant.

20. Which is the best suaitable engine oil for my Honda Amaze?

Ans. The 5W30 synthetic grade oil for the diesel variant and for Honda Amaze Petrol 10W40 synthetic grade oil.

21. What is the acceleration of Honda Amaze?

Ans. 100kmph in 13.3 seconds .

22. How does the Honda Amaze compare to the Suzuki DZire diesel?

Ans. Both the cars have their goods and bads, while Maruti Swift Dzire diesel runs more refined, The Amaze has more power (about 25bhp more than the Dzire) and better mileage (about 3kmpl more). In terms of features, we keep both at par, but if you ask us the better value for money car, then Amaze certainly is. While petrol variants of both the cars are superb, and can be rated equal.

23. Which is the more fuel efficient Honda Amaze 1.5 diesel or Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire 1.3 litre?

Ans. No doubt, Honda Amaze is more powerful and frugal. As 1.5 litre diesel engine produces the power of 100bhp and fuel efficiency of 25kmpl, where Maruti Dzire produces the fuel efficiency of 23 kmpl and power of 74bhp.

 

COMMENTS
  1. harish kumar sharma
    July 19, 2014

    i want to buy a new car and this will be first car for me ,which car should i go for,
    Amaze or city,base model or middle level my budget is about 7.5 to 8.0 lac.
    need to suggest

    • admin
      July 19, 2014

      Hi harish

      We suggest you to go for Honda Amaze, as the City base petrol variant will cost you around Rs. 8 lakh. The Honda Amaze top-end diesel variant cost Rs. 7.5 lakh, which will cost you around Rs. 8.3 lakh on-road.

  2. amer
    April 15, 2016

    HI. What about amaze idtec engine performance on road. Because my car automatically accelerate when gear change on road.

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      Editorial Team
      April 16, 2016

      Then it’s a mechanical issue which needs to be addressed. Take it to any authorised Honda service center. The overall performance of the Amaze i-DTEC is quite satisfactory except its noisy nature.

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