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Thursday, June 21, 2012

Honda Launched Facelift City

HONDA LAUNCHED "FACELIFT" CITY!

Honda yesterday launched Facelifted City.  On the outside, the changes are new front and rear bumpers, new grille and rear lights. Also, a NEW Colour.  Sparkling Brown Metallic (Above).   The Facelift is so predictable that I don't bother to check out the Facelift City at Honda Showroom.

But I heard that Waiting lists now stretched to 3 months and counting as I'm typing this.

Engine and gearbox combo remained unchanged at 120ps@6600rpm and 145Nm@4800rpm mated with 5 speed Automatic transmission.  This is good enough to propel the car from 0-100km/h at 10.9 secs (as tested by a Local Car Magazine) and top speed 190km/h.

The 1.5E now comes EXTRA with VSA as standard (NEW), front fog lights, retractable side mirrors (carried over), paddle shift (carried over), leather wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, 6 speakers instead of 4, and rear seat under tray (new).  16" alloy rims with weird 185/55R16 tyres (15" wheels with equally weird 175/65R15 tyres for 1.5Std).   

Common features are: whooping 506 litres boot space, ISOFIX Rear seat mounts (new), RDS Head unit with AUX/I-pod compatible USB in jack only (No more CD), Old school Air Cond controls (no climate control here), ECO Driving indicator (new), Dual Airbags, ABS+EBD+BA, 60:40 split fold rear seatback (NEW for 1.5Std), Centre rear headrests with centre 3 point seatbelts (new).  Lastly, New Dash meter and dashboard illuminations.  

ICING on the CAKE: 5 years Warranty unlimited mileage with alternate 10 free services for 100,000km.  Price?  RM500 increase across the range.  RM85,980 to RM90,980.

More pictures:

Above: New Rims, Below: New Dash-meter with ECO Driving indicator.
ALL PHOTOS COURTESY OF HONDA MALAYSIA. 

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1 comment:

  1. SHAME ON YOU UMW Toyota!!! Even B segment RM91,000 Honda City E also Comes with VSA (Traction Control).

    SOMETHING YOUR RM183000 Camry DON'T EVEN HAVE!!! This shows that HONDA CARES!!!

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