Japanese auto maker Honda Cars on Thursday unveiled its new offering City e:HEV sedan in the Indian market. With this, the company is entering the mainstream strong hybrid electric vehicle segment in the country. Honda has started booking the City e:HEV. The company plans to launch it in the market next month.
Engine & Motor of Honda City E:HEV
According to the company, the City e:HEV sedan is an extension of the old City model range. It will get a robust two-motor hybrid system mated to a 1.5-litre petrol engine. It will be able to generate maximum power of 126 PS. The company claims that the mileage of the car will be 26.5 kmpl.
Features of Honda City e:HEV
Many special safety features have been given in the car. These include features like wide angle high performance front camera, far-reaching detection system to scan the road ahead and driver alert to reduce the risk of accidents. Apart from this, there are also features like emergency braking, lane-keep assist, lane departure warning and adaptive cruise control.
Variants and Price
The sedan will be made available in two variants – V and ZX. According to the reports, the price of the car can be between Rs 22 lakh to Rs 25 lakh (ex-showroom). However, the company has not made any disclosure about the price yet. The price of the car can be revealed by the company next month.
Who will compete in the market?
The Honda City was till now dominated by the 1.5L TSI petrol variants of the Hyundai Verna, Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, Skoda Slavia and Volkswagen Virtus in the Indian market but since the new Honda is a hybrid car, it can be said that it is ahead of all these cars. thing is.