Honda City: Premier Full Service Car

Generations of Honda City

Honda City is subcompact manufactured by Honda, a Japanese Manufacturer from 1981. Just after its second generation in 1994, Honda City was retired from the market. Originally, the car was made for Japanese, Australian and European markets.

Honda City’s nameplate was revised in the year 1996 for using sedans in order to develop markets. Initially to be sold outside Japan and later in Australia as well as Latin America.

Honda City was also sold with a different name in Japan that is Honda Fit Aria from the year 2002-2008. It is again a subcompact car sharing platforms with Fit, the Airwave, and the Mobilio. These share same location of fuel tank below front seats instead of rear seats.

The 2015 prediction

In the year, 2009 the sales rate exceeded 1.2 million in approx 45 countries all over the world after the revived nameplate in 1996.Honda city was also sold in South Africa as ‘Honda Ballade’. Honda cars in India have announced its Diesel car will be in market by the year 2015 just after the commencement of Honda Jazz. The CEO himself revealed in a media interview. In 2015, Honda City is anticipated to have two engines (i-VTEC, 1.5L and i-DTEC, 1.5L).

Photo Gallery of Honda City

Technical Characteristics of Honda City

Technical Characteristics of 1986 Honda City Automatic produced by Honda (JP).

Body Type Hatchback 3 doors / 5 seats
Weight 400 Kg
Length 3560 mm
Height 1335 mm
Wheelbase 2400 mm
Front Track 1400 mm
Rear Track 1410 mm
Ground Clearance 160 mm
Fuel Capacity 40 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Front wheel drive
Steering rack & pinion
Fuel Supply System 1 carburettor
Max Power 76HP (56 kW) @ 6500 rpm
Max Torque 98Nm @ 4000 rpm
CO2 Emissions n/a
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 1238 cc
Bore 72 mm
Stroke 76 mm
Cam Design SOHC - Single Overhead Camshaft
Cylinders 4 INLINE
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 16
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Aspiration Normal
Front Brakes Di
Rear Brakes Dr-S
Standard Wheels n/a
Standard Tyres 165/70 SR 12 / 165/70 SR 12
Suspension Front I.MS.
Suspension Rear TBAx.
Transmission 4 speed automatic
Number of gears 4
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h n/a
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City n/a
Road n/a
Mixt n/a