10 Aug 2017 - 0:02
Domasco launches refined and restyled 2018 Honda City
Doha Marketing Services Company W.L.L (Domasco), distributor for Honda vehicles in Qatar, has announced the launch of the restyled and refined 2018 Honda City.
Winner of the 2016 Middle East Car of the Year for ‘Best Small Sedan’, the Honda City, now has received total refinement making it more premium and sportier which conforms to Honda’s New Design Direction.
With three grades, DX, LX and EX, the 2018 City echoes the same philosophy of Advanced Sporty Design, Best Comfort and Best Fuel Efficiency in the category.
Faisal Sharif, Managing Director of Domasco said: “The Honda City has always been a strong player in its segment and with the 2018 model, Honda has raised the bar. The new City now comes with a host of new design elements and safety features and offers greater driving dynamics, performance and efficiency and is great value for money. We are extremely pleased to launch the new 2018 Honda City and encourage all our customers to contact our showroom and book a test drive.”
The 2018 City boasts of a completely restyled front fascia with the New Honeycomb Grille giving it a bold and aggressive look. The new LED Day Time Running Lights (DRL), standard in all grades. Front Fog Lights (only in the EX grade) with their wide and low beam enhance visibility.
In addition to the front exterior changes, the rear bumper has also been given a premium feel. The rear tail lights enhance the visibility and stance of the new City. Another exterior feature change is the new ‘Diamond Cut’ styled alloy wheels.
Other exterior features include Chrome Front Grille, Halogen Headlights, Power Door Mirrors and Shark Fin Antenna (only in LX and EX) and rear parking sensors exclusive to the EX grade.
The craftsmanship in the 2018 City creates thoughtful interiors based on the ‘Man Maximum, Machine Minimum’ philosophy. With a new interior colour of Black, the 2018 City contains a grand cabin space, extensive leg room, rear a/c ducts and an ergonomically designed cockpit.
One of the new features is the Rear Wide View Camera. Bright Vanity Mirror with Light and Map Lights further enhance convenience in the cabin.
Some of the features on the LX and EX grade include, Touch Screen Display Audio, which adopts a smart phone style interface and also mirrors your smart phone when you connect it with an HDMI cable, cruise control and Bluetooth HFT phone controls on the steering wheel. Exclusive features on the EX grade are Engine Start Stop Button, Smart Entry, Paddle Shifters, 60/40 rear seat split and auto air conditioning.
All the three grades are powered with a 1.5L SOHC i-VTEC Petrol engine which delivers outstanding fuel economy and a maximum power of 118hp @ 6,600rpm followed by a maximum torque of 145N-m @ 4,600rpm. This engine is mated to the new generation CVT transmission with a fuel consumption of 20KM per litre.
The 2018 City’s Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE™) body enhances self-protection while mitigating damage to other vehicles in the event of a collision hereby enhancing occupant protection. Other safety features include: Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS), Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA), Emergency Brake Assist (EBA) and Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD). The new City comes in White Orchid Pearl, Lunar Silver Metallic, Modern Steel Metallic, Crystal Black Pearl, Carnelian Red Pearl, Nocturne Night Metallic (New) and interiors in Ivory and Black (New to EX Grade).
The new 2018 Honda City comes with 3 years/100,000km warranty as standard. The 2018 City starts at QR58,999 for the DX model, QR61,999 for the LX model, and QR65,999 for the EX. For more information or to book a test drive, one can visit www.honda.com.qa or call 800 8123.