When Honda Cars India has launched the much anticipated new-generation Jazz, we bring you the answers of most frequently asked questions about the car.
Q. What are the engine specifications of new Honda Jazz 2015?
Ans: The new Jazz is available in both petrol and diesel guise. The diesel version of the hatchback is powered by the same 1.5-litre i-DTEC engine that also does duty on the Honda Amaze and Honda City. This engine churns out a maximum power output of 99bhp and 200Nm of peak torque. The petrol version gets the Brio & Amaze’s 1.2-litre i-VTEC engine that develops 89bhp of power and 109Nm of torque.
Q. What is the mileage/fuel economy of Honda Jazz 2015?
Ans: Claimed to be India’s second most fuel efficient diesel car, the Jazz returns a fuel economy of 27.3kmpl (ARAI-rated figure). Thanks to the taller gear ratio that helps the car to achieve higher fuel efficiency. The petrol version, on the other hand, delivers an impressive 18.7kmpl (manual) and 19kmpl (CVT).
Q. What is the boot space of new Honda Jazz 2015- luggage area?
Ans: With an excellent trunk capacity of 354-litres, the new-gen model of the car offers the best-in-class boot space.
Q. Is there any automatic transmission version of new Honda Jazz?
Ans: The new model is available in both automatic and manual version. However, only the petrol model features the CVT automatic gearbox with paddle shifters, while the diesel variant gets the 6-speed manual transmission.
Q. What is the ground clearance of new Honda Jazz 2015?
Ans: The next generation model has a ground clearance of 165mm, thus making it more capable to tackle the uneven roads quite smoothly.
Q. What is the new Honda Jazz 2015 diesel and petrol models’ price in India?
Ans: The petrol models of the car are priced within the range of Rs. 5.3 lakh – Rs. 7.85 lakh, whereas the diesel variants cost between Rs. 6.49 lakh – Rs. 8.59 lakh. All prices are ex-showroom, New Delhi.
Q. Is new Honda Jazz 2015 available in LPG and CNG versions in India?
Ans: No. The Jazz is available only in petrol and diesel fuel options.
Q. What are the safety features in new Honda Jazz?
Ans: The Jazz 2015 comes equipped with several passive and active safety features. The vehicle gets safety fitments such as airbags (passenger and driver), anti-lock braking system (ABS) with BA (brake assist), EBD (electronic brake-force distribution), central locking, engine immobilizer, multi-view reverse parking camera, rear defogger, Pedestrian injury mitigation system, LED high-mounted stop light and tail lamps, etc.
Q. What is the fuel tank capacity of new-gen Honda Jazz 2015?
Ans: The new model of the car has a fuel tank capacity of 40-litres.
Q. Tell me the power of the 2015 Honda Jazz?
Ans: For the first time, the new Honda Jazz comes in both petrol and diesel guise. While the petrol version gets a 1.2-litre i-VTEC engine that churns out a maximum power output of 80bhp and 109Nm of top torque. The diesel model features a 1.5-litre i-DTEC engine producing 99bhp and 200Nm of top torque.
Q. How many colours are available in new Honda Jazz hatchback?
Ans: The new Jazz is available in seven exciting exterior paint options – Sunset Orange, Urban Titanium Metallic, Carnelian Red Pearl, Orchid White Pearl, Taffeta White, Golden Brown Metallic and Alabaster Silver Metallic.
Q. What is the wheelbase of 2015 Honda Jazz?
Ans: The car has a wheelbase of 2, 580mm, which makes it the most spacious car in its league.
Q. What are the dimensions of new Honda Jazz hatchback?
Ans: The premium hatchback is 3955mm long, 1, 695mm wide and 1, 544mm high.
Q. Does new Honda Jazz come with a diesel engine?
Ans: Yes, the new Honda Jazz has a diesel powertrain- a 1.5-litre i-DTEC engine producing 99bhp and 200Nm of top torque.
Q. How is the interior of the new Honda Jazz 2015?
Ans: Based on Honda’s immensely popular “Man Maximum Machine Minimum” philosophy, the hatchback offers quite a spacious cabin. Coming to the features, it comes equipped with touch-enabled AVN system with a 15.7cm display, beige/ black fabric upholstery, height adjustable driver seat, Magic seats with four modes, three-spoke steering wheel with audio and telephony controls mounted on it. The fabric quality is top notch, and it offers an excellent leg, head and knee room space for front and rear passengers.
Q. What is the acceleration or pick-up of the new Honda Jazz 2015?
Ans: While the petrol version takes less than 13 seconds to cross 100kmph mark from standstill, while the diesel model accelerates to 100kmph from rest in less than 15 seconds.