The Honda City 2019 has just been given a crucial mid-life update with the introduction of the new ZX option with the petrol engine and manual gearbox as a top variant. The car also now get 2 new color options and a few more features that will help it stand its ground against the new Ciaz till the Honda City 2020 comes. With the 2019 update, Honda has introduced the ZX trim on the petrol MT version of the City however it has removed a varaint too. The S trim has been discontinued and now the SV trim will serve as the base variant for the City.
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Honda City 2019 Price in India
The ne new Honda City ZX MT (Petrol) is going to be priced Rs 12,75000 (Ex-Showroom Delhi).
Honda City 2019 Features
The new grade – ZX MT (Petrol) gets the following new features now.
- 6 Airbags – Dual SRS Airbags for Driver & Front Passenger, Front Side & Side Curtain Airbags
- LED package – Integrated LED Daytime Running Lamp, Advanced Inline LED headlamps, LED fog lamps, LED Rear Combi Lamps, LED license plate lamps, Trunk Lid Spoiler with LED
- Electric Sunroof with One-Touch Open/Close Function with Auto-reverse
- R16 Diamond-Cut & Finished Multi-Spoke Alloy Wheels
- Advanced 17.7 cm touchscreen infotainment system – Digipad
- Automatic Headlights
- Headlamp Auto-Off Timer
- Automatic Rain-Sensing Wipers
Honda City 2019 Variants
The Honda City is now offered in 4 grades in Manual Transmission for Petrol and Diesel – SV, V, VX and ZX grades. Additionally, Petrol CVT is also available in V, VX and ZX grades. The base varint – S varint has now been discontinued.
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Honda City 2019 New Color
The colors for this car now include a new radiant red and a lunar silver metallic option in addition to the existing colors. The new paint schemes should help add that fresh appeal to the car.
Honda City 2019 Specifications
|Engine||1.5-litre petrol||1.5-litre diesel|
|Transmission||6-speed manual/ CVT||6-speed manual|
There will not be a change in the major specifications of the Honda City 2019. The 1.5-litre i-VTEC petrol engine will continue to power this sedan. This will churn about 120 horses in power and about 145-150Nm of maximum torque. In terms of transmission, it will get a six-speed manual and a CVT option. This has been an exciting petrol engine for years now. There is more than sufficient torque in it across the rev range. This means to drive in city traffic you will not need to change gears very often making it convenient. To overtake as well, you will not need to downshift that often. This makes driving stress free.
The second engine on offer will be the 1.5-litre diesel. This engine should churn somewhere in the range of 98-105bhp. It will have a torque of 200Nm and a six-speed manual will be offered.
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Honda City 2019 Competition
The City faces tough competition from the Ciaz and the Verna to some extent. The new variant will freshen up the Citys image in the market.
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