Honda Amaze 2018 Launch Highlights: Prices Start At 5.59 Lakh, 12 Variants, Five Colours & More

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The Honda Amaze is the latest entrant in the compact-sedan segment in India. Originally launched back in April 2013, the Honda Amaze rivals the Maruti Dzire, Hyundai Xcent, Ford Aspire and the Volkswagen Ameo. The second-generation Honda Amaze was unveiled at Auto Expo 2018.

Honda Amaze 2018 Launch

The 2018 Honda Amaze features an entirely new design in-line with that of the City and, to an extent, the Accord. The sedan is now 5mm longer and 15mm wider at 3995mm and 1695mm length and breadth, respectively. The wheelbase has also increased by 65mm.

Inside, the new Honda Amaze gets a dual-tone theme. The car also gets a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system which supports both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

The 2018 Honda Amaze comes in both petrol and diesel variants. The 1.2-litre petrol engine makes 87bhp and 110Nm of torque, while the 1.5-litre diesel unit puts out 99bhp and 200Nm. The engines come mated to a 5-speed manual or a CVT unit - A first for the diesel Amaze. In fact, the Honda Amaze is the only car in the segment to get CVT in the diesel variant.

Claimed mileage figures of the new Amaze is as follows:

  • Petrol (manual): 19.5km/l
  • Petrol (automatic): 19km/l
  • Diesel (manual): 27.4km/l
  • Diesel (automatic): 23.8km/l

Here Are The Highlights From The Launch Of The All-New Honda Amaze:

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May 16, 2018 12:07 PM

We are at the launch of the new 2018 Honda Amaze. Stay tuned for all the live updates from the event.

May 16, 2018 12:27 PM

The Venue Is Set

The Venue Is Set

The launch of the new Amaze will commence any time now. The compact sedan seems to be a strong rival to the proven Maruti Dzire. What do you think?

May 16, 2018 12:30 PM

Compact Yet Big!

Compact Yet Big!

Compared to the outgoing model, the new Amaze is longer and wider by 5mm and 15mm, respectively.

May 16, 2018 12:33 PM

Honda Car India officials are addressing the gathering, sharing the future plans of the brand in India.

May 16, 2018 12:34 PM

Industry-First Diesel CVT

Industry-First Diesel CVT

The Amaze is the only car in India with a diesel CVT on offer.

May 16, 2018 12:37 PM

Changes Are Numerous

Changes Are Numerous

The new Amaze features an entirely-new design, bith outside and inside.

May 16, 2018 12:38 PM

Running Cost Is The Key

Honda Car India aims to provide the lowest maintenance cost for the new Amaze.

May 16, 2018 12:39 PM

Based On Three Design Traits

Based On Three Design Traits

Amazing, Compact & Limousine – The three concepts that surround the new Amaze's design philosophy.

May 16, 2018 12:41 PM

Sub-Four-Metre, Yet Big

Sub-Four-Metre, Yet Big

The design has succeeded to an extent in masking the car's compact dimensions.

May 16, 2018 12:41 PM

A lot of thought process has gone into the design of the 2018 Amaze.

May 16, 2018 12:42 PM

The Solid Wing Face

The Solid Wing Face

Honda calls the new front design of the Amaze as the 'Solid Wing Face'.

May 16, 2018 12:44 PM

Intelligent Lighting

Intelligent Lighting

Honda has also developed a unique lighting pattern.

May 16, 2018 12:45 PM

The Interiors

The Interiors

The interior design is based on the two themes – Serenity & Passion.

May 16, 2018 12:46 PM

Best-In-Class Ergonomics

Best-In-Class Ergonomics

The seating has been designed to provide optimal support and comfort.

May 16, 2018 12:49 PM

The Amaze Petrol Specifications:

The Amaze Petrol Specifications:

Engine: 1.2-litre i-VTEC Power: 89bhp @ 6000rpm Torque: 110Nm @ 4800rpm Mileage: 19.5km/l for the manual and 19km/l for the CVT

May 16, 2018 12:51 PM

The Amaze Diesel Specifications:

The Amaze Diesel Specifications:

Engine: 1.5-litre i-DTEC Power: 99bhp @ 3600rpm Torque: 200Nm @ 1500rpm Mileage: 27.4km/l for the manual and 23.8km/l for the CVT

May 16, 2018 12:52 PM

Lower Emissions And Noise For The Diesel

Lower Emissions And Noise For The Diesel

Honda promises class-leading NVH controls in the 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel engine.

May 16, 2018 12:53 PM

The all-new chassis gives excellent balance and stability.

May 16, 2018 12:57 PM

Abundance Of Features

Abundance Of Features

The new Amaze gets a lot of advanced features.

May 16, 2018 12:58 PM

Honda has always been at the forefront when it comes to the number of features offered.

May 16, 2018 12:58 PM

Here are some of the primary features in the new Amaze.

May 16, 2018 12:59 PM

Besides the features, the car has also got a lot of storage spaces which add practicality.

May 16, 2018 1:01 PM

Was The Amaze Made Just For You?

Was The Amaze Made Just For You?

The Honda Amaze is the ideal compact sedan if you are between 25 and 40.

May 16, 2018 1:02 PM

The Amaze is 'the most premium and aspirational' sedan, as per Honda.

May 16, 2018 1:03 PM

Designed to 'Amaze'! Do you believe so?

May 16, 2018 1:05 PM

Honda Amaze 2018 Variants

Honda Amaze 2018 Variants

The Honda Amaze comes with either a petrol or a diesel engine. Under each, comes six variants: E, S, V, VX, S CVT & V CVT.

May 16, 2018 1:07 PM

The new Amaze has also got a wide range of accessories to choose from.

May 16, 2018 1:09 PM

More Details Of Honda Car India:

More Details Of Honda Car India:

Honda Car India currently has 353 sales outlets across 241 cities in the country.

May 16, 2018 1:10 PM

Honda also promises the best-in-class warranty for the new Amaze.

May 16, 2018 1:12 PM

Prices Announced: Starts At Rs 5.59 Lakh

Prices Announced: Starts At Rs 5.59 Lakh

Prices for the new Honda Amaze starts at Rs 5.59 lakh ex-showroom. The petrol manual E variant is the base model. (Prices are introductory).

May 16, 2018 1:15 PM

Here Are The Prices:

Here Are The Prices:

Prices for the petrol Honda Amaze starts at Rs 5.59 lakh, while the diesel Amaze can be bought from Rs 6.69 lakh*. *Prices are ex-showroom.

May 16, 2018 1:17 PM

CVT Model Prices:

The petrol CVT (S trim) starts at a price of Rs 7.39 lakh. The diesel CVT (S trim) costs Rs 8.39 lakh. Both prices are ex-showroom pan India.

May 16, 2018 1:18 PM

The CVT unit is available only in the mid-spec S & V variants. The top-variant VX gets only a manual transmission.

May 16, 2018 1:24 PM

Available In Five Colours

Available In Five Colours

The new Amaze is available in the following shades: Radiant Red, Orchid White Pearl, Modern Steel, Golden Metallic Brown and Lunar Silver.

May 16, 2018 1:25 PM

And Here It Is!

And Here It Is!

What do you think of the new Honda Amaze?

May 16, 2018 1:25 PM

Looks quite similar to the bigger Honda City.

May 16, 2018 1:27 PM

Straight-cut rear-end to confine the car under four metres.

May 16, 2018 1:28 PM

Honda has tried their best to mask the compact nature of the new Amaze.

May 16, 2018 1:30 PM

The New Honda Amaze

The New Honda Amaze

What are your thoughts on Honda's compact sedan? Will it perform well in the market?

May 16, 2018 1:46 PM

For more details about the variants and pricing of the new Honda Amaze 2018, check out our launch article.

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