Honda City e:HEV Launched India’s Highest Mileage Sedan, Runs 26.5 KM in 1 Liter

Honda City e:HEV Launched India’s Highest Mileage Sedan, Runs 26.5 KM in 1 Liter
Written by Arindam
Honda City e:HEV Launched India’s Highest Mileage Sedan, Runs 26.5 KM in 1 Liter

Car manufacturer Honda has finally launched Honda City e:HEV in the Indian market. The long awaited City e:HEV Hybrid is a great car that will offer great features to the customers. The bookings for this sedan have already started and the deliveries are likely to start soon. Let us know about this sedan in detail.

Specifications of Honda City e:HEV

In terms of specifications, the Honda City e:HEV Hybrid is powered by a unique Atkinson Cycle 1.5-litre, 4-cylinder engine that is connected to two electric motors. The first motor acts as an electric generator and the second acts as a propulsion. In terms of mileage, the City e:HEV claims a mileage of 26.5 kmpl and can deliver a range of 1000 km. On the other hand, the normal standard petrol powered City ZX CVT claims 18.4 kmpl mileage. With the powertrain with eCVT transmission and battery pack at boot, the Honda City hybrid sedan runs on an electric-only mode in the start/stop condition. Talking about power, the engine generates 126hp power and 253Nm torque at a peak efficiency of 2000 Rpm.

Features of Honda City e:HEV

Talking about the features, the Honda City e:HEV also gets segment-first active safety features like adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist and autonomous emergency braking. All of them have been kept in the Honda Sensing Suite. Apart from this, the City e:HEV Hybrid gets 6 airbags, ORVM-mounted lane-watch camera, multi-angle rear-view camera, Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TMPS), Vehicle Stability Assist, Hill-Start Assist and ISOFIX-compatible rear seats. Huh.

Design of the Honda City e:HEV

In appearance, this hybrid car resembles the fifth generation City, but some things are different. The car gets a blue outline on the Honda logo, a tailgate-mounted e:HEV badge, new fog light garnish, updated diffuser design on the rear bumper and a boot lid spoiler. The interiors get updated 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment, ambient lighting and electric sunroof with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity.

Honda City e:HEV Price

Talking about the price, the ex-showroom price of Honda City e:HEV is Rs 19.49 lakh. In comparison, the ex-showroom price of the standard City ZX CVT is Rs 15.03 lakh.

compete with these cars

The new City Hybrid can compete with the Hyundai Verna, Maruti Suzuki Ciaz and Skoda Slavia.

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