Japanese auto major Honda on Wednesday showcased its all-new compact car Fit at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show 2019 here. The product is scheduled to go on sale in February 2020. This 4th-generation all-new Fit was developed with the intention of becoming the globally-accepted standard for compact cars suited to this new era, the company said.
“...the all-new Fit will come in five different types so that customers can select the model that is right for them depending on their lifestyle and life stage,” it said. The hybrid version of the Fit will be the first Honda compact car equipped with the 2-motor hybrid system Honda developed to realise both excellent environmental performance and a comfortable driving experience at the same time, it added.
“What we strive to do with this all-new Fit is to establish the standard for compact cars suited to this new era,” Honda Motor Co President, Representative Director and CEO Takahiro Hachigo said. Honda created the Fit in Japan in 2001 and it’s cumulative worldwide sales exceed 7.5 million units.
Meanwhile, Honda India announced huge discount for the Indian customers this festive season. Honda Motors is offering discounts of up to Rs 5 lakh on its line-up including, Civic, CR-V, City, WR-V and Amaze. Notably, the customers can avail discounts till October 31.
Below are the details.
Honda CR-V - Up to Rs 5 lakh
Honda Civic - Up to Rs 2.50 lakh
Honda BR-V - Up to Rs 1.10 lakh
Honda City - Up to Rs 62,000
Honda Jazz - Up to Rs 50,000
Honda WR-V - Up to Rs 45,000
Honda Amaze - Up to Rs 42,000
The offers are variant, grade, and location-specific. For complete details, the customers can contact their nearest dealership.
It is worth mentioning here that India’s auto sector has been witnessing tough times since the start of 2019 and various automakers, including Honda, are in huge loss. In a bid to make up the loss and cash in on the festive mood, Honda Motors is offering discounts.