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New Honda City in Great Demand

By Motortrend India Staff   |   02 November,2008

Honda Siel Cars India is witnessing a very good response for its all-new Honda City in India. The company has received nearly 2000 bookings across the country.

According to Tatsuya Natsume, Director (Marketing), Honda Siel Cars India Ltd. “The third generation Honda city is in great demand and the company has received around 60 bookings of the car from Kochi (Kerala) alone.”

The new Honda City has been launched in New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Kochi and Bangalore. The bookings have started and the deliveries would begin by November.

The new car is propelled by a 1.5L, 4 cylinder new generation i-VTEC engine that churns out 116bhp of power. It is available in two variants 1.5E (MT) and 1.5S (MT and AT). The car comes with a price tag of Rs 7.7 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).

The new Honda City is longer, wider and sturdier than the previous model. The height has also been lowered compared to the old model.

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