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2018 Honda Amaze diesel in high demand – CVT in top variant launch soon

Honda Amaze is on a record run. The new generation 2018 car is generating 10,000 units sales for the company every month. Thereby accounting to 51% of the total sales of the company. One of the reasons for its success, apart from attractive looks and affordable pricing, is the option of CVT and that too on diesel engine.

2018 Honda Amaze is the first car in India to be powered by a diesel engine mated to CVT transmission. This has drawn the attention of many buyers in the country.

Sadly, the CVT variant is not on offer with the top end variant of Amaze, the VX trim. This is has upset some of the probable buyers as they want to enjoy all the features of Amaze with diesel CVT. For these customers, there is good news.

Very soon they will be able to buy top spec Amaze VX with diesel CVT. Honda Amaze VX diesel CVT will be launched soon, if we are to believe a new report. It will be priced about Rs 80,000 over the manual VX diesel Amaze. Expect a price tag of Rs 10 lakh, ex-showroom.

Demand for 2018 Honda Amaze is on the rise.The petrol automatic variant is priced between Rs 7.40-8.00 lakhs while the diesel automatic variant is priced from Rs 8.40-9.10 lakhs. This pricing is on par with Maruti Suzuki DZire, which is the best selling car in the segment.

New Honda Amaze has been regaled by buyers due to its bold new design, spacious interiors, state of the art driving dynamics and advanced engine technology. 2018 Honda Amaze is based on a new platform making it 5mm longer and 15mm wider than its earlier counterpart even as length continues to remain in the sub-4 meter category.

Overall weight is also reduced and the new Honda Amaze now has kerb weight between 905 and 1,039 kgs. Interiors get loaded with features among which are power folding ARVMs, LED DRLs, automatic climate control, engine start stop feature and steering mounted controls.

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