The Honda Amaze retains its glamour and style. However, there will not be any change in its design. Any major change is not be incorporated, as the compact sedan is hardly a year old. Although it will get a reshuffle of features amongst its variants along with all new trim called the Ace edition. Along with this, the 2019 Amaze will also get several improvements in terms of fit and finish refinement and NVH levels. They will see no change. It will continue to be one of the most stylish compact sedans in the country.
2019 Honda Amaze New Variant
The 2019 Honda Amaze will be called the Amaze Ace edition. Along with this, it is available in a choice of three colors – Radiant Red, Lunar Silver and White Orchid Pearl. Interiors are clad with black seat covers and the cabin bottom is decorated with footwell lighting. This is combined with the Branding of Ace edition. Under the hood, the celebratory edition comes powered with the 1.2-liter i-VTEC petrol and 1.5-liter i-DTEC diesel engines. The former produces 90 PS at 6,000 rpm and 110 Nm at 4,800 rpm in both 5-speed MT and CVT options. The latter delivers 100 PS at 3,600 rpm and 200 Nm at 1,750 rpm with the MT, and 80 PS at 3,600 rpm and 160 Nm at 1,750 rpm with the CVT. The prices of the new variants are as follows.
|Petrol MT||INR 7,89,200|
|Petrol CVT||INR 8,72,200|
|Diesel MT||INR 8,99,200|
|Diesel CVT||INR 9,72,200|
2019 Honda Amaze Price in India
|Petrol (lakhs)||Diesel (lakhs)|
|E MT – ₹ 5.65||E MT – ₹ 6.75|
|S MT – ₹ 6.52||S MT – ₹ 7.62|
|S CVT – ₹ 7.45||S CVT – ₹ 8.45|
|V MT – ₹ 7.20||V MT – ₹ 8.25|
|V CVT – ₹ 8.10||V CVT – ₹ 9.10|
|VX MT – ₹ 7.60||VX MT – ₹ 8.72|
|VX CVT– ₹ 8.20||VX CVT – ₹ 9.10|
*Ex-showroom prices, all India
The 2019 Honda Amaze will see a slight bump in prices, owing to rising input costs. The price walk for the car will also go up, as there will be a CVT introduced in the top VX variant.
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2019 Honda Amaze Features
- CVT in petrol and diesel VX variants
- LED DRLs
- Push Button Start
- 7-inch Touchscreen infotainment
- Android Auto / Apple Car Play
- Cruise Control
- Paddle Shifts (petrol)
- Automatic Climate Control
Features will be many in the 2019 version. Though there will not be any major new feature added, it will see a revamp in the configuration of its variants. Honda will try to make the Amaze richer this time.
Honda Amaze 2018 Interior
The interiors on the Honda Amaze will be the same as the 2018 model. Also, there will be no change here. However, these interiors are fresh looking and also offer a premium feel. The black and beige combination color theme will continue to be there, as it gives an airy feel to the cabin. In addition to this, it is also a preferred theme by many customers.
The Honda Amaze 2019 will be high on space as well. As there will be no change in the design or dimensions of the car, the interior space will be the same. The rear seat leg room is the best in class and this has remained a USP of the Amaze. The 2019 Honda Amaze will continue to have dual airbags and ABS as a standard feature across all variants. There will also be a reverse camera and parking sensors to enhance safety.
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2019 Honda Amaze Exterior Design
The Honda Amaze will not see any major change in the design or styling. It is built on a new rigid platform that is stronger than its earlier generation car. The 2019 Amaze will continue to look attractive and will have the same garnishing of a thick chrome grille at the front.
Honda will try and add some more kink at the rear, to make it look fresher. The LED DRLs will be there, just like the present model. The alloy wheel design will remain the same as well, but it might see a change in color. A darker shade may be introduced.
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2019 Honda Amaze Colours
The Amaze will come in 6 color options.
- Radiant Red
- Lunar Silver
- Orchid White
- Modern Steel
- Golden Brown
- New Green shade
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2019 Honda Amaze CVT Dimensions
The Honda Amaze is a sub-4-meter sedan and will see no change in dimensions. The interior space will also be intact due to this. The Amaze has a good road presence and does not look small.
2019 Honda Amaze Specifications
|Honda Amaze 2018||Petrol||Diesel|
|Engine||1.2-litre, 4 cylinder||1.5-litre, 4 cylinder|
|Transmission||5-speed manual / CVT||5-speed manual / CVT|
The same engines will be offered Honda Amaze 2019. A 1.2 litre, four cylinders, SOHC engine with 87bhp of power at 6000rpm and 109Nm to torque at 4500 rpm. A 1.5-litre diesel engine with 98bhp of power at 3600rpm and 200Nm of torque at 1750rpm. These engines are tweaked for better efficiency.
This time there will be a CVT (automatic) transmission offer on the top VX variant as well. This will make the car more attractive.
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Honda Amaze Mileage
The Honda Amaze will continue with the same engines. There will be no change in its fuel efficiency. The petrol will return about 12km/l in the city and about 17km/l on the highway. The diesel engine will return around 15km/l in the city and around 22km/l on the highway.
Honda Amaze Ground Clearance
2018 Honda Amaze
The ground clearance of the 2019 Honda Amaze will be the same. As per new ARAI norms, it is about 165mm. This car has good ground clearance and will pose no issues in regular driving, even on bad roads or speed breakers.
2019 Honda Amaze Launch Date
|2019 Honda Amaze||June 2019|
The model year update for the Amaze will be launched by mid-2019. This should around the month of June. The subtle upgrades and improvements would have been tested properly by then. This model will see a slight overall improvement in the car. The Amaze will continue to rival the Maruti Dzire. It will be offered in both petrol and diesel options and will also come with automatic in both versions. This will be a CVT and will offer good fuel efficiency. In terms of features, it will not get anything new as such, but the variants will get a revamp.
The top variants of the Amaze 2019 will now be offered with automatics. This was something missing, while its main rival, the Maruti Dzire does offer automatics (AMT) in its top variants. There has been a disappointed amongst buyers for not having this option in the top, loaded variants.
2019 Honda Amaze Crash Test Rating
The Honda Amaze achieved a solid four stars for Adult Occupant Protection in the frontal crash test at 64km/h. The car offers seatbelt pre-tensioners for both front passengers and seatbelt reminder for the driver. The vehicle structure was rated as stable as well as the footwell area.
Using the child seats recommended by Honda, the Amaze only achieved a one-star rating for Child Occupant Protection. In the case of the 3-year-old dummy, despite using a CRS with ISOFIX, its head contacted the interior of the car in the rebound phase. Both head contacts of both child dummies brought the head score to zero and with the broken CRS for the 18-month-old dummy, the full points of the dynamic test for this dummy were lowered to zero.
The 2019 Honda Amaze has some good news around it. The made in India car has scored 4 stars in the Global NCAPs ‘Safer Cars for Africa’ campaign. The Global NCAP has awarded the India-made, African-spec Honda Amaze with 4-star crash test rating. India is the exclusive manufacturer of the second generation of the sub-4 meter sedan.
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2019 Honda Amaze Competition
The Honda Amaze continues to compete with the Maruti Dzire, Tata Tigor, Ford Aspire and Hyundai Xcent.