It will be the first hybrid sedan in our country. We already know that the City Hybrid will be offered in two variants. There will be V and ZX.
There will be three driving modes on offer. There is Hybrid mode, EV mode and Engine mode. The battery would be able to charge via brake regeneration and the engine will also charge the battery.
The engine would be a 1.5-litre, four-cylinder, naturally aspirated petrol engine. It produces 97 bhp of max power and 127 Nm of peak torque.
Then there are two electric motors, one of which is an integrated starter generator also known as ISG, this motor is integrated with the petrol engine. Then there is the second electric motor that drives the front wheels and produces 108 bhp of max power.
Honda will also offer Smart Watch connectivity through connected car technology. It will come with Alexa Remote Capability and Google Voice Assistant. Also, there is a LaneWatch camera that shows what is coming from behind through a camera feed.
Honda Sensing Tech with the City Hybrid. It consists of Collision Mitigation Braking, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keeping Assist, Road Departure Mitigation and Auto High Beam Assist.
The regular City’s boot space is 506 litres whereas the boot space of City Hybrid is 410 litres.
Other features that the document reveals Automatic Brake Hold System, two-tone 16-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels, a different front grille with mesh design, a trunk spoiler and a rear bumper diffuser
The price of the City Hybrid is expected to be between Rs. 18 lakhs ex-showroom to Rs. 20 lakhs ex-showroom.