Honda Cars India launches All-New 2nd Generation Honda Amaze

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  • At an introductory price: Rs. 5,59,900 onwards (All India Ex-Showroom)
  • India – First country to launch the 2nd Generation Honda Amaze
  • Introduces Industry First Advanced Diesel CVT in the Indian market
  • One Class Above Premium Sedan in terms of Design, Space, Comfort and Drivability
  • 3years Unlimited Km warranty as standard value with all new Amaze

Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL), leading manufacturer of premium cars, today launched its much awaited AllNew 2ndGeneration Honda Amazein Chandigarh. Built on an all new platform, the 2nd generation Amaze incorporates Honda’s spirit of innovation in research and development aiming to delight the customers. The car offers One Class Above premium experience with its all new bold design, sophisticated & spacious interior, more efficient powertrain, outstanding driving dynamics, advanced features and safety technologies.

The all-new Amaze features the First in Industry Diesel CVT Technology in the Indian market, offering powerful and effortless driving experience. This is Honda’s first diesel engine combined with advanced CVT, and India will be the first market to launch this technology.

Speaking on the occasion, , Mr. Rajesh Goel, SVP & Director, Sales & Marketing Honda Cars India Ltdsaid, “The All New Amaze has been developed keeping the needs and aspirations of Indian customers in mind. It is a big promise from Honda and we are confident that the All New Amaze will become one of the strongest pillar of HCIL business. This model will create new excitement in the segment and will provide us opportunity to expand our business across markets.”

“In line with our commitment to offer latest technologies to the Indian consumers, Amaze comes with advanced Diesel CVT which is Honda’s first such technology in the world and also an industry first in the Indian market.” Further added

The All-New 2nd Generation Honda Amaze has been developed at Honda R&D Asia Pacific CoLtd.following extensive market surveys with an aim to exceed the needs and aspirations of Indian customers. India, a key market for Honda globally, is the first country to launch the All-New Amaze.

The model has been developed under the grand concept of ’Amazing Compact Limousine’ represented by its sleek solid design, overwhelming cabin and cargo space within 4 metres and outstanding driving performance with comfortable ride.

EXTERIOR

Theall-new Amaze features a premium and sensational design. In accordance with its exterior concept of ‘Dauntless Solid’, the aggressive long nose seamlessly integrates with sleek and spacious cabin expressing a premium sedan form.

–          Honda’s signature Solid Wing Face

–          Headlamp integrated Signature LED Position lights

–          Front Fog lamps

–          Power adjustable and Power folding ORVM with LED turn indicators

–          Shark Fin Antenna

–          Multi Spoke Stylish R15 Alloy Wheel

–          Premium Rear Combi Lamps

INTERIOR

The Amaze interiors are designed to achieve comfort beyond its class.  The 2nd generation Amaze even surpasses the highly spacious cabin of the previous model, especiallyfor the rear seat, providing a more comfortable ride and a premium feeling.The car offers a host of equipment for comfort, convenience and entertainment for the Indian customers.

–          Aesthetically designed instrument panel

–          Multi-functional Steering wheel with audio, voice command, hands free and cruise control

–          White illumination meter design for high readability and premium feel with Advanced Multi Information Display

–          1st in segment F1 inspired Paddle Shift (for Petrol CVT)

–          Cruise Control

–          Auto AC

–          Honda’s Smart Entry System with touch sensor based unlock system

–          17.7cm Advanced Touchscreen Infotainment with Audio, Video and Navigation system – Digipad 2.0 with Blue Tooth Audio, Apple CarPlay™ andAndroid Auto™ and rear camera display

–          Smart Cabin Storage in front & rear doors and central console

–          Rear Armrest with cupholders

–          Push Button Start/ Stop with Welcome illumination

–          Tilt Steering

–          Driver Seat Height Adjust

POWERTRAIN

The All New Amaze adopts the best of Honda’s powertrains to achieve a perfect balance of performance and fuel economy.

Engine Transmission Power Torque Fuel efficiency

As per test data

1.2L i-VTEC(Petrol) 5MT 90PS@6000 rpm 110 Nm @ 4800 rpm MT – 19.5 kmpl
CVT CVT – 19.0 kmpl
1.5L i-DTEC(Diesel) 5MT  100PS@3600 rpm 200 Nm @1750rpm MT – 27.4 kmpl
CVT(Newintroduced) 80PS@3600 rpm 160 Nm@1750rpm CVT – 23.8 kmpl

This is the first time that Honda is using a CVT with a diesel engineThe CVT is highlycompatible with the wide torque band of the diesel engine to offer fun and sporty driving. It also offers better, smoother, and more linear acceleration and greater shift control.

PACKAGE

The all new Honda Amaze is longer and wider to provide class above passenger spaceIt measures 3995 mm (5 mm longer than its predecessorand 1695 mm in width (15 mm wider). With its wheelbase of 2470mm (65mm more than its predecessor), efficient use of space has been made for both driver and occupants to create a spacious cabin interior.  The Amaze has segment best trunk capacity of 420L which is 20L more than the outgoing model.

Key specification of All New Amaze

Length Width Height Wheelbase Ground Clearance Boot space
3995 mm 1695 mm 1501 mm 2470 mm 170 mm* 420 L

*Minimum ground clearance mentioned is in unloaded condition

CHASSIS

The All New Amaze offers outstanding stability and ride comfort which has been achieved with the extended wheelbase, new steering system and advanced suspension system.

  • Mac-Pherson strut front suspension.
  • Torsion beam rear suspension

The Collision performance in a front, rear,or side collision has been furtherenhanced by the new ACEbody structure.

NVH PERFORMANCE

The All New Amaze offers top class Noise Vibration performance which was has been achieved by:

  • Improved overall soundproof package
  • Reduction in engine sound radiation
  • Newly developed engine block
  • Optimisation of engine mount design
  • Changing of Engine Head cover material

SAFETY

The All New Amaze is equipped with a wide range of Honda’s active and passive safety technologies, which are offered as standard equipment across all variants.

  • Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACETM) Body Structure
  • Dual SRS front airbags
  • Anti-lock braking system (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
  • Impact mitigating front head rest