Check the features wise comparison of Honda City and Hyundai Verna.
The sales of compact or mid-size sedans have increased by a huge margin in the domestic auto-market due to more automotive brands with their exotic mid-size saloon stepping in. Honda City, Hyundai Verna, Tata Manza, Skoda Rapid, Volkswagen Vento, Toyota Etios, Ford Fiesta, Fiat Linea and Nissan Sunny are currently the most highlighted compact sedans. The car maker, Honda SIEL is going to introduce its refined Honda City by 14th December, 2011 which is expected to be more elegant and more advanced than its previous variants. Honda City 2012 will have a stiff competition with some of the other compact saloons that include Hyundai Verna, Fond Fiesta, Volkswagen Vento and Fiat Linea. Amongst the all other mid-size sedans, Hyundai Verna is the most prospective car that will stand head to head with Honda City 2012, therefore, for our automobile fans we have brought an exclusive comparison of Honda City 2012 and Hyundai Verna Fluidic based on the following factors:-
The fleet of Honda City models has been consistently refined with the time and has been ruling the Indian auto market. The all new classy, Honda City 2012 is speculated to be more stylish, blendy and symmetric compared to its predecessors. Honda City 2012 will have the reflecting headlamps rather than the projector headlamps which are equipped in its current models. The grills of this car would be more elegant and would resemble with the Honda Civic. Moreover, the company has worked a lot to make the rear look more attractive.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic is as enticing a Honda City from the outside view. But the rear appearance of Honda City 2012 looks more attractive than Verna Fluidic. The Verna Fluidic has large front bonnet with better adjusted headlamps. The outfit of this car has been remobilized compared to its previous variants. In comparison to Honda City 2012, the dynamics of Hyundai Verna Fluidic are lengthier and wider that avail more leg-room space and more shoulder space to the passengers.
Interiors of Honda City 2012 would better than its previous variants and would be as similar as the Verna Fluidic interiors. The instrumental cluster of this car has been given a modern stylish looks. Moreover, the central console design has been modified and the gearshift box looks more dynamic. The dual tone dash board has been given a more attractive shape and structure.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic carry similar interior quality as Honda City 2012. The seats of this car are mated with premium quality fabrics and the top end variant of this car comes blessed with premium leather quality that doubles the interior glance. The dash board of this car is made of soft touch plastics and carry ample of space to carry notebook or other utility things. Compared to Honda City 2012, the seats of Verna Fluidic have bit increased shoulder space and legroom.
The upcoming Honda City 2012 will have some fabulous features like Power Windows, Power Steering, Keyless Entry, Multi-functioning Steering Wheel, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Integrated Antenna, Central Locking, Seat Lumbar Support, Airbags, Remote Trunk Opener, Remote Fuel Lid Opener, Tilt Steering Wheel, Engine Immobilizer etc.
The Verna Fludic too is the exclusive machine in terms of features. To make the driving easy and safe, the company has poised this car with products like Power Steering, Power Windows, Central Locking, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with EBD, Automatic Climate Control, Child Lock Safety etc.
Engine and Specifications:-
New Honda City would come powered by 1.5 liter, 16 valves, 4-cylinder petrol engine and will be available in both manual and automatic variants. The 1.5 liter powerful petrol engine of New Honda City will have capacity to toss maximum power of 118 PS at 6,600 rpm and peak torque of 118 PS at 6,600 rpm.
The advantage of Hyundai Verna Fluidic is its availability in both petrol and diesel variants. The car is available in 1.6 liter petrol and 1.6 liter diesel engine options. The 1.6 liter petrol engine of Verna Fluidic has capacity to churn maximum power of 123 bhp at 6300 rpm and peak torque of 15.8 kgm at 4200 rpm, while, the 1.6 liter diesel engine of this car can toss maximum power of 128 bhp at 4000rpm and maximum torque of 26.50 kgm at 1900 – 2750 rpm.
The exact price of Honda City 2012 is not yet disclosed by the company, but according to the automobile sources, the car is expected to come in the price tag range of Rs. 8,80,000 to Rs. 10,00,000.
The price of Hyundai Verna Fluidic starts from Rs. 6,99,655 (Ex-showroom Delhi) and goes up to Rs. 10,19,994 (Ex-showroom Delhi).
Although, Honda City 2012 would come with the same 1.5 liter petrol engine that its current model carry but it is expected that this car might have better fuel efficiency of 13 – 14 kmpl in city conditions and 17 – 18 kmpl on highways.
The 1.6 liter petrol variant of Hyundai Verna Fluidic can deliver mileage of 12 – 13 kmpl in city conditions and 17 – 18 kmpl on highways, while, the 1.6 liter diesel variant of this car can churn mileage of 17 – 18 kmpl in city conditions and 21 – 22 kmpl on highways.
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