The new-generation Honda Amaze was revealed during the 2018 Auto Expo in the country. This new-gen model is built on a completely new platform. It is likely to take more power by using a revised 1.5-litre diesel engine. Initially, the car was structured in Thailand by taking inputs from Honda Cars engineering team, India. The Amaze will use the same platform as the upcoming Honda brio also. The company has already started the bookings with a token amount of Rs. 21,000 for the 2nd generation Amaze.
Further, according to a source, the company will launch the new-generation Amaze in the country in May 2018 or probably in a first half of the month. The amaze is a good performer considering the Honda Car India sales and the same expectations are attached with the new-generation model as well in terms of features and design.
The new-generation model is Accord inspired, it takes newly designed headlamp cluster, a fresh new grille, and a fresh, bolder bumper also. The silhouette of the car has been updated, takes a more aerodynamic and moderately lowered roof-line. The car will be available with the 1.2-litre petrol engine which is available in the current model. As mentioned previously, the 1.5-litre diesel engine will get a revision.
The interior also gets updations with the addition of smartphone integration, a new 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, and navigation feature. The second-gen Amaze will compete against the Hyundai Xcent, Maruti Suzuki Dzire, the Ford Aspire and Tata Tigor/Zest.