Honda Grace (dubbed as City in Southeast Asian markets including India) has began selling in its Hybrid guise at its home country, Japan.
New Maruti Ciaz has registered sales of 6,345 units, while segment leader, and rival Honda City managed sales of 5,120 units.
New Honda City gets a hybrid variant in Japan. Called Honda Grace, the new Honda City in Japan gets LED tail-lights, and headlights with clear lens.
Latest and most awaited C-segment sedan in India, Maruti Ciaz, which took over 10,000 bookings before launch is finally out. Here is on-paper technical specification comparison between Ciaz and rest of rivals including Honda City, Hyundai Verna, Volkswagen Vento and Skoda Rapid.
C-segment in India has received upgraded sedans very recently in the form of new Volkswagen Vento facelift and Skoda Rapid, with similar changes in powertrain and subtle revision in prices. Here is on-paper technical specification comparison of the aforementioned vs class leader Honda City and next on podium Hyundai Verna.
Looks like SX4 replacement Maruti Ciaz is not going to repeat the same story. In fact, Ciaz could even trump Honda City in C segment sedan space, as mileage of Maruti Ciaz diesel was just revealed to be higher than City’s, becoming most fuel efficient car in the country!
Both new Honda cars, the 2014 City and Jazz have passed the latest crash test undertaken by ASEAN NCAP (Association of Southeast Asian Nations – New Car Assessment Program). Tata Vista too was tested, and secured three stars, whereas both Jazz and City scored five stars (best rating).