- Bookings have already commenced
- Honda will offer both petrol and diesel engine options; only the petrol will get an automatic option
- The new City will be sold alongside the current model
After a slight delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the fifth generation Honda City sedan will be launched in our market on July 15, 2020. Honda began production of the new model late last month, and it has already started accepting bookings for the midsize sedan.
What is new with the fifth-gen Honda City?
For starters, the upcoming City is based on a new platform that is claimed to be lighter and more rigid than the outgoing models’. Honda has equipped the fifth-gen City with an all-new, twin-cam 1.5-litre petrol engine that produces 121hp and 145Nm of torque. The diesel offering will be the 1.5-litre unit from the older City that has been upgraded to meet BS6 emission norms;…