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The New Honda City

The New Honda City image

Text: / Photos: | posted July 07, 2007 00:00

Redefining Captivation

Honda Cars Phils., Inc. (HCPI) reveals the new Honda City, redesigned with new enhancements and better features that will keep you more captivated than ever.

The new City comes with newly designed HAC alloy wheels for both the 1.5-liter and 1.3-liter variants. The fifteen-inch 8-spoke wheel design gives the 1.5-liter City a stronger and more daring stance while the 1.3-liter variant exudes a refined attitude with its fourteen-inch 9-spoke wheel design. The silver ring accent of the tail lights and body colored mud guards further add to the City's classy styling.

The new City's enhancements go beyond the outside. Step inside the vehicle and experience thoughtfully designed amenities that cater to your every need. The 1.5-liter variant comes with an iPod ready audio system that lets you enjoy your favorite songs while driving. The rear cabin is also enhanced with rear seat armrest allowing you to travel in comfort and rear seat under box to help you keep things organized.

The new City also boasts of superior security features, and now comes with the immobilizer. This feature prevents unauthorized use of the vehicle by enabling only the original keys to switch on the engine.

The new City also stays true to its reputation in fuel efficiency. The 1.5-liter VTEC engine delivers sporty performance, with a maximum torque output of 14.6 kg-m at 4,800 rpm. This power is combined with high fuel efficiency at all speeds and driving conditions. Moreover, the 1.3-liter i-DSI engine provides a maximum torque output of 11.8 kg-m at 2,800 rpm and offers more rapid and complete combustion to achieve excellent fuel mileage.

The new City is available in 1.3-liter and 1.5-liter variants and in five (5) exciting colors: Alabaster Silver, Night Hawk Black, Shoreline Mist, Tango Red, and Bluish Silver. Starting price is at Php 575,000.