Honda has introduced the refreshed 2024 Honda City Hatchback, following the success of last year’s Honda City facelift in Thailand. This updated version brings a combination of aesthetic refinements and functional improvements to the hatchback line. The company also introduced ADAS to the line. Let’s delve into the details of this new hatchback.
Honda City Hatchback Facelift 2024 New variants and design
Compared to its predecessor, the 2024 Honda City Hatchback facelift offers an expanded range of five variants. The 2024 Honda City Hatchback facelift inherits several cosmetic updates from its sedan counterpart. Notable changes include a thinner chrome strip at the front and a redesigned grille with a new mesh insert. The RS variants feature a more aggressive bumper design and a new diffuser-like element at the rear. In contrast, non-RS variants feature a blacked-out lower apron.
Color options vary across variants, with RS models offering exclusive options such as Ignite Red Metallic and Brilliant Sporty Blue Metallic with black roof, while other options include Crystal Black Pearl, Meteoroid Gray Metallic, Sonic Gray Pearl, Taffeta White (only for S+), and Platinum White Pearl (only for e:HEV RS, e:HEV SV, RS and SV variants).
2024 Hatchback Facelift Powertrain
The engine of these variants is a 1.0-liter inline three-cylinder VTEC Turbo gasoline engine, which delivers 122 HP of maximum power and 173 Nm of maximum torque. These models are compatible with gasohol, a fuel mixture containing around 10% ethanol. Additionally, there is a new e:HEV SV variant priced at 729,000 baht (~Rs 16.85 lakh) and the e:HEV RS variant, which now has a reduced price of 799,000 baht (~Rs 18.47 lakh). The e:HEV variants use an intelligent multi-mode hybrid drive (i-MMD) system, with an electric motor generating 109 PS and 253 Nm, driving power to the front wheels.
2024 Hatchback Facelift with ADAS
Honda now offers advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) through the comprehensive Honda Sensing suite on all model variants. Upgraded models include additional amenities such as a multi-angle reversing camera, wireless connectivity for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, Honda Connect telematics systems, 16-inch alloy wheels, electronic parking brake, a 7-inch digital instrument cluster, windshield wipers with rain sensor and Honda LaneWatch Technology.
2024 Facelift Hatchback Pricing Details
The base S+ variant starts at 599,000 baht (~Rs 13.85 lakh), followed by the SV variant at 679,000 baht (~Rs 15.70 lakh) and the RS variant priced at 749,000 baht (~Rs 17.32 lakh). ).
With these updates, the 2024 Honda City Hatchback facelift promises an attractive blend of style, performance and advanced features, further solidifying its position in the hatchback segment.