An updated version of City from Honda, the Honda City 2016 is a luxury sports car which would come with more elegance, better performance and greater quality. This eco-friendly vehicle will be fully redesigned and consist of sportier curves, compared to its predecessor. Although car dimensions will be similar to preceding model, Honda would unleash it with some major interior changes. Manufacturer would also offer this car in new colors.
Honda City 2016 Engine Specs
New 2016 Honda City is set to come with dual engines of varied types. There is going to be one SOHC i-VTEC petrol mill of 1.5 L capacity and 4 cylinders, with an ability to produce 107 pounds per feet of maximum torque and 119 horsepower of peak power. It would also come equipped with a 1.5 L DOHC i-DTEC mill with 4 cylinders, which can deliver 147 pounds per feet of peak torque and maximum power amounting to 100 hp. The SOHC i-VTEC petrol mill would be coupled with one CVT gearbox as well as a five-speed manual gearbox. No information is yet available about the transmission of the second engine, DOHC i-DTEC diesel mill.
The petrol version of Honda City 2016 will be able to offer a fuel economy of 50 mpg in AMT as well as 48 mpg with manual gearbox. Diesel version is going to offer a fuel economy of 73 mpg.
Honda City 2016 Interior and Exterior
2016 version of this vehicle would arrive with a seriously facelift internal cabin, with various types of technological upgrades. Insides of Honda City 2016 will have a five-inch touch-screen display on its dashboard which is set to be compatible with Apple as well as Android devices. With 8 internal speakers that would produce amazing sound, entertainment is going to be excellent. You will also find one start button, keyless entry, automatic climate control and higher 500 L boot capacity. Cabin will have heated front & rear seats & car is set to arrive with better control system.
Exterior appearance will be belligerent & sportier. The front fascia is going to arrive fully redesigned and the fresh radiator grill would have a new look. Newly designed bumpers are set to come perfectly complemented with newly designed wheels, wider LED headlights as well as new air intake systems. Rear bumper will be new, as would be wheels of the car.
You can find various interesting features within this car, such as 5-inch touch screen with premium audio system consisting of 8 speakers, automatic climate control system, heated and adjustable seats in front, satellite navigation unit, partial leather upholstery, privacy glass and an electric sunroof.
Honda City 2016 Price and Release Date
Starting price of Honda City 2016 would be around 17,900 US Dollars. Cost will rise more as per the features, engine, transmission type and more. Honda City 2016 is set to arrive in the market sometime during the Jan – March period of 2016, although it may hit showrooms as early as January or even in November or December 2015. It is set to face off with cars such as Nissan Almera, Kia Rio, Holden Barina, Toyota Yaris and Hyundai Accent.