Find out the answers of all the most frequently asked questions on new Honda Mobilio MPV
Q1 : What is the Honda Mobilio MPV launch date in India?
Ans : Honda Mobilio has been launched in the Indian car market on July 23. It will be manufactured at the company’s manufacturing unit in Greater Noida.
Q2 : What are the engine specifications of Honda Mobilio MPV?
Ans : The new Honda Mobilio MPV will be launched in both petrol and diesel guise. While the diesel version of the MPV will have the highly efficient 1.5-litre i-DTEC engine, the petrol model will get the tried and tested 1.5-litre i-VTEC engine that also does duty in the new Honda City. The oil burner produces 98.6bhp of top power and 200Nm of torque, while the gasoline mill churns out a maximum power output of 117bhp.
Q3 : Tell me the mileage/Fuel Economy of Honda Mobilio MPV?
Ans : The Mobilio MPV will sport the same 1.5-litre i-DTEC engine that also powers the Honda Amaze and City. This engine delivers 25.8kmpl with Amaze and 26kmpl with city, so expect the Mobilio diesel too to be equally frugal. The petrol version of the car will return 15-17kmpl of fuel efficiency.
Q4 : Is there any automatic transmission version of Honda Mobilio MPV?
Ans: New Honda Mobilio MPV is expected to be made available in both automatic and manual version. However, only the petrol model would get the automatic transmission and the diesel will get the 6-speed manual transmission.
Q5: Honda Mobilio is a seven-seater or a five-seater car?
Ans: Honda Mobilio is a seven-seater car, however the third row seats offer less knee-room space. It will come in 2+3+2 configuration, where first and second row gives excellent legroom, headroom and kneeroom space.
Q6 : What is the ground clearance of Honda Mobilio?
Ans : The Honda Mobilio MPV is not a sub-4 metre car and it measures 4.4 metres in length. It has an excellent ground clearance of 189mm, which is sufficient to drive it through rugged and bumpy Indian terrains.
Q7 : What is the Honda Mobilio MPV price in India?
Ans : The Mobilio will be first launched in Indonesia by early 2014 and will be priced in the range of 150 to 180 million Indonesia Rupiah (Rs. 8.5-10 lakh). For Indian buyers, the MPV is expected to be priced around Rs. 6.49 lakh to Rs. 10.86 lakh.
Q8 : What all are the safety features in Honda Mobilio MPV?
Ans : The new Honda Mobilio MPV will come equipped with several advanced safety features including ABS (Anti Lock Braking System) with EBD (Electronic BrakeForce Distribution), Honda’s G-CON (G-Force Control Technology), dual airbags, front fog lamps, seatbelts with pretensioners, engine immobilizer and others.
Q9 : What is the fuel tank capacity of new Honda Mobilio
Ans : Honda Mobilio MPV is expected to get a fuel tank of around 40-45 litres of capacity.
Q10 : What is the price of petrol and diesel Mobilio MPV in India?
Ans : The petrol version of the Honda Mobilio MPV is expected to be priced around Rs. 6.5 lakh, while the diesel model is likely to be priced around Rs. 7.5 lakh.
Q. Tell me the power of the Honda Mobilio?
Ans: Honda Mobilio will be made available in both petrol and diesel guise. The petrol version gets the tried and trusted 1.5-litre i-VTEC engine producing 116bhp, while the oil burner will be powered by the same 1.5-litre i-DTEC engine that churns out a maximum power output of 98bhp and 200Nm of torque.
Q. What is the wheelbase of Honda Mobilio MPV?
Ans: The Honda Mobilio comes with a wheelbase of 185mm, which is more than sufficient to drive it through rugged Indian roads.
Q. What are the dimensions of Honda Mobilio?
Ans: Dimensionally, Honda Mobilio measures 4390mm in length and has a wheelbase of 2650mm which is 245mm more than the Amaze compact sedan. The overall height of the car is 1610mm which is around 105mm taller than the compact sedan.
Q. What is the boot space of the Honda Mobilio?
Ans: Honda Mobilio will offer an excellent luggage carrying capacity of 223-litres to its buyers, which can be further extended to 521 litres by folding the rear seats.
Q. Does Honda Mobilio come with a diesel engine?
Ans: Yes, Honda Mobilio will get diesel powertrain- a 1.5-litre i-DTEC engine producing 98bhp and 200Nm of top torque.
Q. How is the interior of the Honda Mobilio?
Ans: Honda Mobilio MPV is based on the Brio hatchback platform. It will be a budget MPV, so it is expected to share most of its interiors components with Amaze sedan. The interiors of the MPV are based on Honda’s famous “Man Maximum Machine Minimum” philosophy. It will come with decent comfort and convenience features, and will offer enough space to seat seven adults comfortably.
Q. Is Honda Mobilio coming to India?
Ans: Yes, Honda Mobilio MPV will come to India. It will be launched by the festive season.
Q: Tell me the Honda Mobilio variants and prices?
Ans: This MPV is offered in three trim levels- E, V and S.
Honda Mobilio Petrol variants and prices
E- 6.49 lakh
S- Rs. 7.50 lakh
V- Rs. 8.76 lakh
Honda Mobilio Diesel variants and prices
E- Rs. 7.89 lakh
S- Rs. 8.60 lakh
V- Rs. 9.76 lakh
Honda Mobilio RS diesel
Mobilio Rs – Rs. 10.86 lakh
Q: What is the booking status of Honda Mobilio?
Ans: The bookings for the compact MPV has already been started at a starting price of Rs. 50,000.