Find out the answers of all the most frequently asked questions on all new 2014 Honda City
Q: What is the mileage of New Honda City in City and highway?
Ans: The new City’s both, petrol and diesel, models return an impressive mileage. The 1.5-litre i-VTEC petrol manual model returns 17.4kmpl, and interestingly, the petrol automatic is claimed to return an even more impressive 18kmpl. The city mileage for both, manual and automatic, versions is around 12-13kmpl. Whereas, the 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel engined City with 25.8kmpl of mileage on highway and around 20kmpl on city roads, is one of the most fuel-efficient car in the country today.
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Q: Tell me about New 2014 Honda City’s Power?
Ans: Sporting the 1.5-litre i-VTEC petrol mill, the petrol version produces a maximum power output of 119 PS (117.3bhp) @ 6600 RPM and 145Nm @ 4600 RPM. While the diesel version with 1.5-litre i-DTEC churns out 100 PS (98.6bhp) @ 3600rpm and 200Nm @ 1750 RPM.
Q: What is the waiting period for New Honda City?
Ans: The waiting period for the Honda City is around 3-4 weeks, depending upon the city, region, color and engine options.
Q: Compare New Honda City vs Old Honda City, what is the difference between new and old City?
Ans: The new model is more spacious, comfortable and feature-rich than the earlier generation. The biggest change is the introduction of diesel engine, which is claimed to be the most fuel efficient diesel engine in India. However, the 1.5-litre i-VTEC petrol remains unchanged. There are several changes in the design as well, making it look sportier and more aggressive than before.
Q: What is the new Honda City’s Price?
Ans: Coming both in diesel and petrol engine options, the City is priced between Rs 7.20 lakh and 11.10 lakh. While the petrol model starts at Rs 7.24 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), the entry level diesel variant E MT is priced at Rs8.42 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Q: What is the top-speed of New Honda City?
Ans: Both petrol and diesel versions of the 2014 City touch around 180kmph without any problem.
Q: What is the on road price of New Honda City?
Ans: Since the on-road price of a car a combination of ex-showroom + VAT + road tax and registration charges + first-year insurance premium, the on-road price of the entry level model of the new Honda City in Delhi will be around Rs 8.40-8.50 lakh. While the entry level diesel variant will cost about Rs 9.5 lakh (Delhi).
Q: Tell me about the New Honda City’s boot space?
Ans: Having an extended wheelbase, the new City is more spacious than before. It has a boot space of 510 litres, which makes it one of the spacious car in that regard.
Q: What is the New City’s fuel tank capacity?
Ans: Being a premium sedan, the City has always offered a good fuel tank capacity. The new model too carries a 40-litre fuel tank.
Q: How is the City’s pick-up or acceleration?
Ans: Both the petrol and diesel versions of new Honda City are capable of touching 100kmph from stand-still in about 10 seconds, with a top-speed of around 180kmph.
Q: What are New Honda City’s safety and other features?
Ans: The New City gets a bunch of exciting comfort, convenience and safety features, which make it an overall exciting package. The features include armrest and AC vents for rear passengers, bottle holder on each door, touch-screen audio system with Bluetooth compatibility, keyless push start-stop button, rear parking camera, sunroof, electrically adjustable ORVMs, ABS, driver and front passenger airbags and many more.
Q: Tell me about New Honda City’s dimensions?
Ans: The car measure 4400mm, 1695mm and 1955mm in length, width and height, respectively with 2600mm of wheelbase and 165mm of ground clearance. The kerb weight of the Petrol MT, Petrol AT and Diesel are 1065kg, 1085kg and 1165 kg, respectively. The car has tyres in the size of 175/65 R 15 84T.
Q: How is the performance of New Honda City?
Ans: The City is a car that loves speed. The well designed chassis, low kerb weight and aerodynamic exterior excite driver to drive it both on highways and city. It offers a superb grip and ride and handling at high RPMs. The only problem is the wheel noise that gets audible at higher speeds.
Q: Tell me about New Honda City’s engine options?
Ans: It is being made available in two engine options: a 1.5-litre i-VTEC petrol with 5-speed manual or 5-speed automatic gearbox options, and a 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox.
Q: Does the new City come in diesel engine?
Ans: Yes, the 2014 City has been made available with a 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel engine. This is the same engine found under the Honda Amaze.
Q: What is the new Honda City Ground Clearance?
Ans: The new model comes with a large decent ground clearance of 165mm, which is 5mm more than the previous model.
Q: Does New Honda City come in automatic transmission gearbox?
Ans: Yes, it is offered with a five-speed CVT automatic transmission gearbox. This is the same gearbox found under the old Honda City. The diesel version, however, comes only with a manual transmission gearbox.
Q: Tell me the cheapest variant or model of New Honda City?
Ans: The entry level variant, the E MT, costs Rs 7.20 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), while the cheapest diesel variant comes at around Rs 8.42 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Q: Does the New Honda City come in LPG or CNG version?
Ans: Initially, New Honda City hasn’t be offered with a LPG or CNG variants, but in future the company may bring such a version. However, the company hasn’t yet officially said anything on this.
Q: What engine powers the Honda City Diesel?
Ans: The diesel variant of the mid-sized sedan sports the same 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel mill which also powers the Honda Amaze compact Sedan.
Q: How much is the Power of New Honda City diesel?
Ans: The diesel version of the new Honda City produces a maximum power output of around 100PS (98.6bhp) at 3600 RPM, while yielding 200Nm of peak torque at 1750 RPM.
Q: Which is a better value for money car – New Honda City or Honda Amaze?
Ans: Both cars belong to different segments. Honda Amaze is a compact sedan, priced in the bracket of Rs. 5.19 lakh to Rs. 8.20 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Whereas, the City is a mid-sized sedan, priced between Rs. 7.20 lakh andRs11 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The New Honda City has been claimed to offer slightly better mileage than the Amaze.
Q: How much is the new Honda City’s booking amount?
Ans: The booking amount for the City is around Rs 50,000 to 1 lakh depending upon the region.