- Fifth-gen City is 109mm longer and 53mm wider than its predecessor
- Gets new 121hp, 1.5-litre petrol engine with new 6-speed manual gearbox
- Features Honda Connect connected car tech with Alexa remote compatibility
Honda has revealed key details of the fifth-generation City ahead of its launch next month. The all-new City, which will be sold with petrol and diesel engine options, is larger, and it gets more features and technology than the model it’ll replace.
Platform and dimensions
The new City is based on what Honda calls a ‘newly designed’ platform, which makes it lighter, safer and more rigid in structure than the outgoing model. The platform is also said to improve the car’s driving dynamics and NVH levels. In terms of dimensions, the 2020 Honda City measures 4,549mm in length, 1,748mm in width, 1,489mm in height, with a 2,600mm-long wheelbase. Compared to…