Hondas' new Jazz is slated to make its India debut in July. Ahead of its official entry into the market, the all-new Jazz has made yet another appearance online; this time, telling us that the production of the premium hatchback of Honda is in full swing at the company's plant in the country.
The folks at GaadiWaadi have posted the latest spy shots of the new Jazz, which were clicked inside the plant where the model is believed to be getting ready for dispatch to its dealers. Honda recently confirmed that the new 2015 Jazz will make its debut in the Indian market in July. The company has teased its upcoming model through images and videos.
Coming back to the spy shots, the latest images reveal the new Jazz completely without any hint of camouflage. The Jazz, which is expected to be offered in six body paints (White, Red, Silver, Titanium Metallic, Crystal Black and Carnelian Red), will be offered in both diesel and petrol engine options. This is the first Jazz model to come with diesel engine.
Under the hood, the petrol Jazz is likely to pack the same 1.2-litre i-VTEC petrol engine that powers Amaze and Brio, which can generate a power of 87bhp with a torque of 110Nm at 4,800rpm, and the model is expected to get CVT gearbox .The diesel Jazz is speculated to have 1.5-litre i-DTEC diesel motor that can pump 100PS of power and 200Nm torque.
Rumoured to be offered in four trims, E, S, V, VX, the new Honda Jazz will rival Maruti Swift and Hyundai Elite i20 in India. The bookings for the new premium hatchback is expected to begin soon in the country and is expected to get a price tag of around ₹5-₹7.5 lakh.