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Johns Honda Cars, the Prestigious President’s Award Winner 2018 - 2019

New Delhi April 17, 2019: Johns Honda Cars won the prestigious President’s Award for its consistent performance in all the 3 fields of Sales, Service & Spares. We have achieved a new milestone in just two years of operations, by being recognized by Honda Cars India Ltd as one of the top performing dealerships at National Level.

https://www.hondacarindia.com/president-awards


Honda Cars India introduces new and enriched version of Honda WR-V

New Delhi, 11 July 2019: Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL), leading manufacturer of premium cars in India, today introduced an all new Diesel V grade of its premium Sporty Lifestyle Vehicle Honda WR-V, along with an enhanced S and VX grade with segment leading features.

Speaking on the introduction of latest addition and enhancements in WR-V, Mr. Rajesh Goel, Sr. Vice President and Director, Sales & Marketing, Honda Cars India Ltd. said, "Honda WR-V, the premium Sporty Lifestyle Vehicle introduced in 2017, features the brand’s global DNA and has been well accepted by customers. We are extremely delighted to introduce the new V grade and enriched versions of S & VX grade for WR-V. We are confident that the freshness added to WR-V line-up will be appreciated by our customers."

The newly introduced V grade, available in Diesel, is positioned between the S and VX grade and is equipped with premium exterior features like Headlamp Integrated Signature LED DRLs & position lamps, Front Fog lamps, Turn indicators on ORVM, Gun metal finish R16 Multi-spoke Alloy Wheel, Chrome Door Handles and Rear Micro Antenna.

The new grade has an Urban Sophisticated Black & Silver upholstery and comes loaded with advanced and comfortable features including 17.7cm Advanced Touchscreen Infotainment with AVN, Steering mounted controls for HFT, Audio, Voice command & Cruise control, Automatic Climate Control, One Push Start/Stop Button with white and red illumination, Honda Smart Key System with Keyless Remote, Front Centre Armrest with Storage Console, Tilt and Telescopic Power Steering (EPS).

The new WR-V grade is equipped with a wide range of Honda’s active and passive safety technologies, which are offered as standard equipment like Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE TM) Body Structure, Dual SRS Front airbags, Anti-lock Brake system (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Rear Parking sensor, Front Passenger seat belt reminder, High Speed Alert, Pedestrian injury mitigation technology, Intelligent Pedal (Brake Over Ride System) and Multi-angle rear view camera with guidelines.

Apart from the new V grade, the existing Honda WR-V S & VX grade also gets enhanced features.

New features in S grade (Petrol and Diesel):

  • Gun metal finish R16 Multi-spoke Alloy Wheel
  •  Fog lamps
  • Jack knife retractable key
  • Driver and Passenger side Vanity Mirror with Lid
  • Auto AC with Touch Control Panel
  • Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
  • Driver side Window One touch Up/ Down operation with Pinch guard
  •  Safety features - Rear Parking Sensors, Front Passenger Seat belt reminder, High Speed Alert

New features in VX grade (Petrol and Diesel):

  • Leather wrapped Steering Wheel
  • Driver and Passenger side Vanity Mirror with Lid
  • Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
  • Safety features - Rear Parking Sensors, Front Passenger Seat belt reminder, High Speed Alert

The Honda WR-V is now offered in 3 grades – S (Petrol and Diesel), V (Diesel only) and VX (Petrol and Diesel) in Manual Transmission

Ex-showroom Delhi prices of Honda WR-V

Petrol - 1.2L i-VTEC SMT – Rs.8, 15, 000/-

Petrol - 1.2L i-VTEC VX MT- Rs.9, 25,000/-

Diesel - 1.5L i-DTEC S MT – Rs.9, 25,000/-

Diesel - 1.5L i-DTEC V MT (Newly introduced) – Rs. 9, 95, 000/-

Diesel - 1.5L i-DTEC VX MT – Rs.10, 35, 000/-

About Honda WR-V

Honda WR-V is a premium Sporty Lifestyle Vehicle based on Honda's globally successful Jazz platform. It features a Sporty and Sophisticated exterior design, high quality spacious interiors with advanced equipment, top of the class fuel efficiency, powerful performance and advanced safety features. Over the years WR-V has emerged as a strong volume model in Honda’s model line-up targeting young urban customers who are looking for status, comfort and an active lifestyle.


Honda’s All New Amaze crosses 1 lakh sales milestone in 13 months Fastest selling new model by Honda in India

New Delhi, 17 June, 2019: Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL), leading manufacturer of premium cars in India, today announced that its All New 2nd Generation Amaze has crossed 100,000 sales mark in just 13 months since its launch in mid May 2018. This is fastest 100,000 sales numbers recorded by any new model launched by HCIL in India. To commemorate the success of the model, HCIL has introduced a special Ace Edition of the Honda Amaze. Based on top grade VX in both Diesel and Petrol, the Ace Edition offers sportier appeal to the car and will be available in 3 colours – Radiant Red, Lunar Silver and White Orchid Pearl.

Honda Amaze Ace Edition – Highlights

  • Based on top grade VX in both Diesel and Petrol
  • Stylish Black Alloy Wheel
  • Sporty Black Trunk Spoiler
  • Stylish seat covers with Ace Edition Branding
  • Front Room Lamp
  • Black Door Visor
  • Door Edge Garnish
  • Ace Edition Emblem.

Speaking on the success of Honda Amaze, Mr. Rajesh Goel, Senior Vice President & Director, Marketing & Sales, Honda Cars India Ltd said, “All New 2nd Generation Honda Amaze has been a game changer for HCIL achieving exceptional success with over 1 lakh sales in record 13 months translating into 20% higher sales as compared to 1st Gen Amaze that was launched in 2013. The bold styling of Amaze has appealed to lot of SUV intenders and First time buyers. We would like to thank our customers for the confidence & continuous support that has enabled the brand to grow so strongly. To commemorate this success, we are introducing the special “Ace Edition” of Honda Amaze with enhanced sporty and premium look.”

Ex-showroom price (All India) of Honda Amaze Ace Edition

  • Petrol MT – Rs 7,89,200
  • Petrol CVT – Rs 8,72,200
  • Diesel MT – Rs 8,99,200
  • Diesel CVT – Rs 9,72,200

Build on an all new platform, the All New 2nd Generation Amaze was developed considering the needs and aspirations of Indian customers. The new Amaze was developed as a proper sedan from ground-up which makes it the most contemporary sedan in its class. Amaze offers One Class Above Sedan experience with its bold design, sophisticated & spacious interiors, outstanding driving performance, advanced features and safety technologies.

The All New Amaze has attracted more than 25% first time buyers, indicating an increasing aspirational trend among the first time buyers to opt for premium sedans. The car has been well received across markets with 38% sales from Tier1 cities and 32% and 30% from Tier2 and Tier3 cities respectively. The advanced CVT technology has found very strong acceptance among customers with more than 20% of Amaze customers opting for automatic variants in petrol and diesel.”

The Peace of mind service offering of All New Amaze with best in class 3 years Unlimited Kms warranty and Lowest Cost of Maintenance have also been strong appeal points for customer’s consideration.

First introduced in India in April 2013, Honda Amaze has cumulatively brought joy to more than 3.5 lakh customers across the country. The All New 2nd Generation Honda Amaze was launched in May 2018 and the model has contributed to 52% of total HCIL sales in ongoing FY19-20.


Honda Cars India introduces new VX CVT grade in Honda Amaze

New Delhi, 23 April 2019: Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL), leading manufacturer of premium cars in India, today introduced a new VX CVT top grade of its popular family sedan Honda Amaze. The new grade will be available in both Petrol & Diesel. Earlier, the CVT variant was available in S and V grade of Honda Amaze.

Speaking on the introduction of new top grade VX CVT in Honda Amaze Mr. Rajesh Goel, Sr. Vice President and Director, Sales & Marketing, Honda Cars India Ltd. said, “The 2nd Generation Honda Amaze set a new benchmark in its segment with over 20% of our customers opting for advanced CVT variants in both petrol and diesel. We are delighted to introduce the new VX CVT variant of Honda Amaze to complete the top spec VX range and offer increased choice to our customers.”

Key additional features of new grade – Amaze VX CVT (Petrol and Diesel) over V CVT

  • 17.7 cm Advanced Infotainment System with Capacitive Touchscreen
  • In-built Satellite Linked Turn by Turn Navigation
  • Seamless Smartphone Connectivity (Android Auto, Apple Carplay)
  • IR Remote Control
  • Additional USB-In port
  • Steering Mounted Voice control switches
  • Rear Camera with Guidelines
  • Driver Side Window One Touch Up with Pinch Guard

 

Ex-showroom price (All India) of Honda Amaze VX CVT

Petrol – Rs.8, 56, 900/- Diesel – Rs. 9, 56, 900/-

The Honda Amaze is now offered in 4 grades in Manual Transmission for Petrol and Diesel – E, S, V and VX grades. Additionally, CVT is available in S, V and VX (New) grades in both Petrol and Diesel. The Amaze line-up has also been equipped with standard application of Front Passenger Seat Belt Reminder and High Speed Alarm. Addition of these features have been done ahead of Safety regulations that will be implemented from 1st July 2019. The Amaze was already equipped with standard rear parking sensors, ABS, Dual airbags, ISOFIX Child Seat Anchorage, Impact Sensing Door Unlock and host of other safety features at the time of launch in May 2018.

The All New 2nd Generation Honda Amaze has been a hugely successful launch of 2018 and the model contributed to 46% of total HCIL sales in FY 2018-19. The All New Amaze registered sales of over 85,000 units in 11 months since its launch in May 2018 which is the fastest sales number recorded by any new model launched by HCIL in India.

First introduced in India in April 2013, Honda Amaze has brought joy to more than 3.4 lakh customers across the country. Currently in its 2nd generation, the Honda Amaze offers One Class Above Sedan experience with its bold design, sophisticated & spacious interiors, outstanding driving performance, advanced features and safety technologies.


Honda Cars India launches the Iconic All-New 10th Generation Honda Civic in India

New Delhi, March 7, 2019  Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL), leading manufacturer of premium cars in India today launched its iconic and much awaited All-New 10th Generation Honda Civic in the Indian market. The Honda Civic promises to deliver an all new customer driving experience with its striking sporty design, powerful driving performance, advanced set of key technologies and innovations, and premium quality and upscale interior. The Civic is Honda’s longest-running automotive nameplate and its largest selling model globally.

Presenting the All New Honda Civic to customers in India, Mr. Gaku Nakanishi, President & CEO, Honda Cars India said, “We are delighted to expand our product portfolio in India with launch of the iconic and our global best seller Honda Civic. This is Honda’s 3rd new model introduction in FY19 and the launch of Civic completes our premium sedan line-up in India.” “We have received an overwhelming response during the pre-launch phase and we believe that the All New Civic will have the opportunity to revive the executive sedan segment in India,” he added.

EXTERIOR DESIGN

The All-New Civic boasts a sporty and aggressive styling with wide and aerodynamic stance, sharply defined character lines, and aggressive new face. The premium sporty exterior of the All-New Civic is further amplified by its Chrome Front Grill, Signature LED Headlights, LED Daytime Running Lights,and distinctive C shaped LED Tail Lamps that truly highlight its unique brand identity.

  • Front Chrome Grille
  • LED Headlamps with DRLs
  • LED Foglights
  • C shaped LED Tail Lamps
  • 17-inch Diamond cut Alloy Wheels
  • Electric Sunroof
  • Shark Fin Antenna

INTERIOR CONCEPT – A HIGHLY SENSUOUS SPACE FOCUSED ON THE PLEASURE OF DRIVING

On the inside, the All-New Civic presents a dynamic blend of a remarkably spacious interior complemented by a modern and expansive cockpit design. Showcasing a completely redesigned cabin, the All-New Civic is integrated with premium quality soft-touch materials and an extensive package of intuitive controls that provide a truly unique customer experience.

  • 17.7 cm Touchscreen Advanced Display Audio
  • Seamless Smartphone Connectivity with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
  • Digital Colour TFT Multi Information Display
  • Premium Ivory Leather Upholstery
  • 3 spoke Leather Steering Wheel
  • Dual Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • 8-way Power Driver Seat
  • Electric Parking Brake with Auto Brake Hold
  • Smart Entry System with One-push Start/ Stop Button
  • Remote Engine Starter (In Petrol)
  • Auto Rain Sensing Front Wipers
  • Auto Dimming Inside Rear View Mirror
  • Paddle Shift (in Petrol)
  • Tilt and Telescopic Steering
  • Rear AC vents
  • Steering Mounted Cruise Control
  • Front Centre Armrest with Storage
  • 8 Speakers including 4 Tweeters

POWERTRAIN

Under the hood, the All-New Civic is powered by a 1.8-liter i-VTEC petrol engine mated to a highly advanced Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) offers a very responsive driving performance and better fuel saving.

Also introduced with a Diesel engine option in India for the first time, Honda Civic comes with the exciting 1.6L i-DTEC diesel turbo unit from Honda Earth Dreams Technology series mated to a 6 speed Manual Transmission offering excellent driving performance and best in segment fuel efficiency of 26.8 km/l*.

Engine


Transmission


Power


Torque


Fuel efficiency 
As per test data

1.8L i-VTEC (Petrol)

CVT

141PS@6500 rpm

174 Nm @4300 rpm

16.5 kmpl

 

1.6L i-DTEC (Diesel)

6MT

120PS@4000 rpm

300 Nm @2000 rpm

 

26.8 kmpl (best in segment)

PACKAGE AND KEY SPECIFICATION

Length

Width

Height

Wheelbase

Boot space

4656 mm

1799 mm

1433 mm

2700 mm

430 L

CHASSIS

Building on the foundation of its ultra-rigid and lightweight body structure, the all-new Civic utilizes the most sophisticated chassis design in the history of Civic .The MacPherson Strut Front Suspension is engineered to provide engaging performance and a responsive feel for the driver .Mounted on a rigid sub-frame, a first for Civic, the new Multi-Link Rear Suspension provides agile handling with high degree of stability, both during normal driving and in emergency maneuvers.

For Indian Specification, the Ground Clearance of the All New Civic has been increased by 20mm at front and 15mm at rear as compared to global specification.

ADVANCED SAFETY

The all-new Civic is designed to provide a high level of collision performance in a wide variety of collision scenarios, including offset and full-lap frontal collisions, side and rear impacts .The Civic is equipped with a wide range of Honda’s premium active safety, passive safety and driver-assistive features : -

  • ASEAN N-CAP 5-star safety rating
  • Advanced Compatibility EngineeringTM (ACETM)Body
  • 6 Airbags
  • Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA)
  • Agile Handle Assist (AHA)
  • Hill Start Assist (HSA)
  • Anti-lock Braking System( ABS )with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist (BA)
  • Honda LaneWatchTM- First in segment lane watch camera for blind spot detection.
  • Auto Headlamps
  • Walk away Auto Lock – The feature automatically locks:

1 (when the driver leaves the vehicle; )

2 (when the key holder’s distance from the vehicle exceeds 2m for 2 seconds; and )

3 (when no other key is detected inside the vehicle.

  • Multi angle rear view camera
  • Motion-Adaptive Electric Power Steering (EPS )
  • Rear Seat ISO FIX Child Seat Anchorage with Tether
  • Rain Sensing Wiper
  • Auto Dimming IRVM
  • Pedestrian Safety - Pedestrian injury mitigation technology

NVH PERFORMANCE

NVH PERFORMANCE Engineers for the new Civic adopted premium noise-isolating materials and design features to achieve a new level of cabin quietness in the Civic class.

GRADE AND COLOUR

The All New 10th Generation Honda Civic is available in 5 variants

  • Petrol 1.8L i-VTEC: V CVT, VX CVT and ZX CVT
  • Diesel 1.6L i-DTEC Turbo: VX MT and ZX MT

The Civic is available in exterior colors - Platinum White Pearl (New Color Introduced), Radiant Red Metallic, Modern Steel Metallic. Lunar Silver Metallic, Golden Brown Metallic. All colors have a strong character, offering expressive contrasts that complement Civic’s body-panel curves and angles.

SALES, SERVICE AND WARRANTY

Deliveries of the All New 10th Generation Honda Civic will begin immediately from the HCIL dealer network of 367 facilities in 252 cities across the country. The All New 10th generation Honda Civic will offer complete peace of mind and Low Cost of Maintenance.

  • 3 years / Unlimited Kilometers warranty as standard
  • Extended Warranty for additional two years / Unlimited kilometers
  • Service interval of 1 year/ 10,000km whichever is earlier
  • Low cost of maintenance: 3-year Annual Maintenance Package with an average cost of Rs.4953 for Petrol and Rs.5930 for Diesel per year.