Honda City is the sub compact sedan and the Japanese auto manufacturer, Honda has been manufacturing this vehicle since 1981. Initially, this vehicle was launched in 3-door hatchback / 2-door convertible, which is launched in the selected markets. Honda City second generation was introduced in the market in 1986 and the Nameplate City was discontinued in 1994.
Honda City was launched in the market once again in 1996 as the series of subcompact four door sedan vehicle and this 3rd generation Honda City was made on the Global Small Car platform of Honda. The fuel tank in this vehicle is located under the front seats rather than under rear seats. The 3rd Generation City gained the popularity among its consumers as the sales of Suzuki Margalla has gained so many sales in the early days. The company launched the facelift version of 3rd generation Honda City in 2000 and the production of this vehicle was continued for 3 years before the launching of the next generation of this vehicle in Pakistan.
The 4th generation Honda City was introduced in market in 2002 and it got the facelift in 2005. This car brand was reborn in Pakistani market when Honda launched its 4th generation popular subcompact sedan in 2003. The fuel economy in this vehicle was taken to another level with the provision of twin-spark i-DSI engine-based City. This car got tremendous popularity in the local market in the local market and it is considered one of the most fuel-efficient cars in this category. The company launched the facelift version in 2005 and it continued till 2008. There are some other big changes were introduced in exterior of this car and on the interior side, some slight changes were made. The Steermatic version of 3rd generation did not perform well in the local auto market.
Honda City 5th generation was launched in Pakistan in 2009 once again and it has seen many facelift versions after that. Now the company stopped producing this particular model and the production of this car was continued for about a decade. The subcompact sedan of Honda has the popularity as it is fuel efficient and it gives smooth drive but airbags are not introduced in any trim level. This vehicle is provided in the market in 1.3L and 1.5L variants and it got plenty of cosmetic changes since 2009, which are new design of front radiator grille, tail light and headlights.
6th generation City was introduced in the international market in 2014 and it was replaced by 7th generation during 2020 and it was launched in Pakistan in 2021. Pakistani customers disappointed with its class and it was expected that 7th generation is going to launch in Pakistani market but we are still seeing the previous model. Current Honda City 2021 is provided in the market for advance bookings in 5 different variants, like Honda City 1.2 MT, Honda City 1.5 CVT, Honda City 1.5 Aspire CVT, Honda City 1.2 CVT and Honda City 1.5 Aspire MT.
Honda Atlas launched the Honda City 7th Generation in 2019 in Japan. The Japanese auto giant is set to directly compete with the newly launched Toyota Yaris with its new City model.
The 7th Generation Honda City is installed with 3-cyinder 1000cc Turbo Charged Engine in Thailand. It generates 122hp at 5500RPM and 173NM torque at 2000-4500RPM. The 7th Generation City has three variants like V, VX, and ZX in the Indian auto market. All three variants come with 1500cc petrol and diesel engines in India. The Petrol engine produces 121hp at 6600 RPM, on the other side the diesel engine generates 100hp at 3600RPM
As far as the Honda City 7th Gen Interior is concerned, the company has launched the international variant of City with LED daytime lights, halogen projector headlamps, bulb front fog lamps, and LED indicators on side-view mirrors. Depending on the variant, the car comes with 15 o r 16 inch alloy wheels. The first impression of the new Honda City 7th generation gives a look and feel of Honda Civic which is a prominent change in the City model of Honda.
Honda City 7th Generation Price
As for the Honda City 7th Generation price, the price of different variants of City as given as under:
Honda City S 3,500,000
Honda City V 3,600,000
Honda City SV 3,800,000
Honda City RS 4,000,000