Asian Honda Motor Co., Ltd. to launch all new Honda Amaze Sedan on 11th April 2013 priced between Rs 5 lakhs to 7.5 lakhs. It’s lready on sale in Thailand market priced between 454,000 THB and 521,000 THB in four variants (two automatic and two manual) and five color option with 1.2-litre i-VTEC engine. It stands close to new Maruti SX4, Swift DZire and Hyundai Verna in Indian market.(businesstoday)
AVAILABLE VARIANT in Thailand:-
- S MT priced at 454,000 Baht
- S AT, priced at 493,000 Baht
- V MT, priced at 482,000 Baht
- V AT, priced at 521,000 Baht
- Marine Purple (Pearl)
- Crystal Black (Pearl)
- Carnelian Red (Pearl)
- Alabaste Silver (Metallic)
- Taffeta White.
New Amaze will be available newly developed Diesel engine and petrol engine. The Honda’s first diesel car, Brio Amaze will be powered by a 1.5 litre i-DTEC diesel engine based on the 1.6 liter EarthDream producing maximum power output of 100PS@3600rpm and 200 Nm of torque @1750 rpm mated with a five-speed manual transmission promising you good fuel economy 25.8 km/l having a powered to rocket with a top-speed of 170kph. It also offers you Brio’s peppy 1.2-litre, 88bhp petrol engine mated to either a five speed manual or a five-speed automatic transmission.
This four-door , four meter sedan comes with a height is 1680 mm, length 3990, wheelbase 2405 mm, width 1500 mm and weight under 1100 kg and cargo space is 400liters. It also combines A rack & pinion and electric power steering (EPS) system and advance safety features include a G-CON steel safety body structure; Anti-lock Braking System (ABS); Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD); and an intelligent i-SRS for the driver and a SRS airbag system for the passenger that confirms to UNECE standards to provide protection from side and front impact (in all variants). It also include a remote key; 2 DIN audio system; USB connector; AUX for peripherals; and rear armrests with nine cup holders. (Standard equipment differs for each variant.)(Press Release)
At last I would like to say that new Honda Brio Amaze is the best sedan for Indian road. What you think? Please be open to give your view.