We would like to inform that Honda Cars India added a new Amaze range variant to its list – VX CVT. This version is available on both diesel and petrol engines. This variant has added some more features which will be differentiated from other variants. Earlier, the old variant CVT was designed in V and S variants. The new variant VX CVT Honda Amaze is now available in 4 types of transmission in the gearbox which is manually controlled for both diesel and petrol – VX, V, S and V. However, only the variants VX, V, and S are launched in Diesel and Petrol.
The new VX CVT Honda Amaze has included with a few additional equipment like pinch guard window with one-touch upon driver’s end, rear parking camera, IR remote control, USD port, voice control with steering mounted, Apple CarPlay connectivity, Android Auto, and 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system of new in-built Navigation.
You can breathe the fresh air through the new Honda Amaze cabin. This variant has a dual-tone color which comes with the combination of beige and black. The dashboard of this model does not look like sporty, but it appears on the premium side. The steering wheel is chunky and nice. The dashboard is aesthetically designed and a finder touch with DIGIPAD 2.0 advanced floating and steering with multi-function like Cruise control, Handsfree, Audio, Voice command, and Paddle shift.
Engine & Transmission
The petrol derivative of this variant includes a 1.2L i-VTEC engine. This motor has the capability to provide 109 NM peak torque and 87 BHP power. The diesel derivative of this variant includes a 1.5L i-DTEC engine. This motor has the capability to provide 200 NM peak torque and 99 BHP power. This vehicle has the transmission of 5-speed manual gearbox for all the standard ranges (both petrol and diesel).
The competitors like Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Ford Figo, or Hyundai Xcent offers the same set of features provided by the new Honda Amaze VX CVT system.
The official mileage of new Honda Amaze VX CVT varies from 19.0kmpl to 27.4kmpl. The variant of Automatic Petrol has a fuel efficiency of 19.0kmpl. The variant of Manual Petrol claims the mileage of 19.5kmpl. The Automatic diesel variant claims 23.8kmpl, which Manual diesel claims the fuel efficiency of 27.4kmpl.
Braking and Safety
The Anti-lock braking system is the value-added feature for the top end variants. The ABS braking system works smartly and delivers extraordinary performance. The anti-locking system helps from skidding on the slippery roads and as well wheels lock-up is prevented when brakes are applied with immediate effect while driving at high speed. This variant also has the additional force distribution system with electric brake.
There are numerous safety features that are equipped with this variant to enhance overall safety. This includes child safety locks, central locking system, halogen headlamps, engine immobilizer, airbags (particularly added to the top variants), and many more. The power steering wheel combines with the suspension system will handle the car smoothly.
The price of this new Honda Amaze VX CVT differs depending upon the variants. The Amaze E Diesel price is around Rs 6.98 Lakhs, Amaze S Petrol is Rs 6.68 Lakhs, and Amaze E Petrol is Rs 5.88 Lakhs respectively.