2021 Honda Amaze facelift leaked ahead of August 18 launch
Just after Honda commenced bookings of the facelifted second-gen Honda Amaze, images have surfaced online of the sub-four-metre sedan comletelu undisguised. Meanwhile, Honda Car Indai has started accepting bookings for the 2021 Honda Amaze for Rs 21,000 at its dealerships and fro Rs 5,000 online.
2021 Honda Amaze facelift exterior
The facelifted Honda Amaze seems to come with some notable revisions to its looks. The headlamps seem like they are full LED units with more intricate detailing while the front foglams are LED as well now. There is a horizontally slatted grille now as well as a new front bumper with chrome highlights. There aren't too many changes in profile except for a new set of alloy wheel, while at the rear teasers from Hinda have shown a new LED taillamp cluster.
2021 Honda Amaze facelift interior, features
Changes to the interiors of the 2021 Honda Amaze facelift amount to a new infotainment system, possibly the 8-inch unit from the new-gen Honda City that offers connected tech and Alexa integration. Also visible here is a new steering wheel and silver highlights to the dash and climate controls.
2021 Honda Amaze facelift engines, gearbox
The revised Honda Amaze should remain mechanically unchanged. The 1.2-litre four-cylinder petrol in the Honda Amaze makes 90PS at 6,000 rpm and 110 NM at 4,800 Nm. The diesel is a 1.5-litre unit that puts out 100PS at 3,600rpm and 200 Nm at 1,750rpm. Both engines pair with a five-speed manual or a segment-first CVT. Fuel efficiency for the petrol is 18.6 kmpl (manual) and 18.3 kmpl (CVT). With the diesel, the Amaze returns 24.7 kmpl and 21 kmpl for the manual and CVT respectively.
2021 Honda Amaze facelift expected price, rivals
Prices for the current Honda Amaze start from Rs 6.41 lakh base petrol manual, going up to Rs 11.11 lakh for the top diesel CVT. Expect the new version to come at Rs 30,000 to 40,000 premium. The Amaze competes against the Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Tata Tigor and Hyundai Aura.
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