2015 Honda Jazz launched in India, comes feature loaded and is definitely the most spacious in this segment.
Honda Jazz finally comes back to India as the third generation model. Honda says they will be launching more products in the compact sedan and the BRV SUV likely the next brand new product from Honda. Honda is aggressive with its plan in India as it finally has a diesel engine it can use in almost any compact product. New launches will help the brand to boost sales in India, as India is the 4th largest market for Honda in world .
The 2015 Honda Jazz is complete evolution in terms of design and is total revolution when it comes to Interior designing concept based on “Sophisticated Futuristic Cockpit”. The dashboard has been lifted from the posh Honda City and it has the same layout and feature options as the Honda City. 5-inch touchscreen is also added to the kit.
The 2015 Honda Jazz in terms of space is class leading by space increasing the cabin, both in front and rear by 130% as this includes the boot space as well. Jazz will be available in five variants E, S, SV, V & VX. The Honda Jazz will also be available with 30 accessory options to allow buyers to personalize the car.
The 2015 Honda Jazz offers with the enhanced Magic Seat offering 4-Mode configurations.
•Utility mode – with the Magic Seat folded flat, for carrying two passengers and larger items, like a bike with the front wheel removed;
•Tall mode – with the Magic Seat folded up, for carrying two or three passengers and tall items like a houseplant in the second row;
•Long mode – with the Magic Seat folded flat and the front passenger seat reclined all the way back, for carrying two passengers and a very long item like a surfboard;
•Refresh mode – with the front seat reclined all the way back, for relaxing.
The Magic Seat further enhances comfort for rear passengers with the reclining rear seats and adjustable rear headrests helping make long drives both relaxing and enjoyable.
Mechanically, the car chassis geometry has been changed completely. The suspension has been the same but revision to spring and damping rates has been done. Ground clearance has been improved, NVH levels have been decreased by putting insulation everywhere. Diesel engine will continue to get 100 BHP and 200 Nm.
Petrol engines continues to be same as well which is the 1.2 Petrol I-Vtec engine which comes with 90 BHP of power and 112 Nm of torque. Petrol engine is also mated to CVT gearbox which also comes with paddle shifts on the steering wheels. Jazz’s ARAI-tested fuel economy for the Petrol manual is 18.7km/l, Petrol automatic is 19 km/l and the Diesel manual claims to return 27km/l.
Safety wise Honda has done a good job again by providing ABS and EBD as standard for base variant of the 2015 Honda Jazz equipped with diesel engine. Mid variant onwards the petrol and diesel engines will get ABS and EBD as standard. Honda also claims to have lowest running cost for the Jazz. Dual airbags has been seen only on the top variant. Honda clearly targets youths of the country with the new Jazz and claims that they want everything, even with their new TV commercial.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Noriaki Abe, President and Director, Asian Honda Motor Co. Ltd said,
“The Jazz is a very successful model around the world with over 5.5 mn units sold across 75 countries since the launch of its first generation in 2001. The Jazz has played a significant role in boosting our business globally and I’m confident that it will replicate the same success and delight our customers in India.”
Mr. Katsushi Inoue, President & CEO, Honda Cars India Ltd. said,
“The All New Jazz will offer a unique value to its customers with its styling, versatility, packaging and performance. We strongly believe that the Jazz will meet both the rational as well as the aspirational needs of the customers. The All new Jazz will be a key pillar of business and would be instrumental in driving the growth for Honda Cars in India.”
2015 Honda Jazz Petrol Price
S: Rs. 5,94,000/-
SV: Rs. 6,44,900/-
V: Rs. 6,79,900/-
VX: Rs. 7,29,000/-
2015 Honda Jazz Petrol Automatic Price
S CVT: Rs. 6,99,000/-
V CVT: Rs. 7,85,000/-
2015 Honda Jazz Diesel Price
S: Rs. 7,14,000/-
SV: Rs. 7,64,000/-
V: Rs. 8,09,000/-
VX: Rs. 8,59,000/-
Variant wise features of 2015 Honda Jazz
- LED Rear Tail Lamp & LED High Mount Stop Lamp
- Power Windows (Front & Rear)
- Power Steering with Tilt Function
- One Touch Lane Change Indicator
- Day/Night Rear View Mirror
- ABS with EBD* (Only Diesel)
- 9 Cup/Bottle Holders
- Beige Fabric Upholstery
In addition to E Grade
- Chrome Accentuated High Gloss Black Grille
- R15 Wheels with Trim Cover
- Integrated Audio with 8.9cm (3.5″) Screen
- Audio Controls on Steering Wheel
- Hands Free Telephone
- Electrically Adjustable ORVM
- Driver Seat Height Adjuster
- Rear License Chrome Garnish
- Rear Defogger
- Central Locking with Keyless Entry
- Rear Parcel Shelf & Cargo Light
In addition to S Grade
- Dual SRS Airbag
- ABD with EBD* (Diesel+Petrol)
- Advanced Multi-Information Combination Meter(with Eco Assist Ambient Meter Rings#)
- Advanced Integrated Audio with 12.7 cm (5″) Screen
- Rear Parking Camera (Wide, Normal & Top-Down View)
- Front Fog Lamps
- Hands Free Telephone Control on Steering Wheel
- Rear Micro Antenna
- Driver Side Window One Touch Up /Down with Pinch Guard
In addition to SV Grade
- R15 Alloy Wheels
- Auto AC with Touchscreen Control Panel#
- Rear Wiper & Washer
- Electrically Folding ORVM with Turn Indicators
- Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel & Gear Knob
- Paddle Shift (Only CVT)#
In addition to V Grade
- Advanced Integrated 15.7 cm (6.2″)
- Touch Screen Audio Visual Navigation#
Utility, Long, Tall, Refresh Mode
– 40:60 Split Seat Back & Cushion
– Reclining Rear Seat
– Rear Seat Adjustable Headrest
– Black Sporty Seat Upholstery
- Tail Gate Spoiler#First in Segment,
*ABS with EBD is standard in
Diesel & Petrol CVT Grades
The 2015 Honda Jazz is available in 7 New colors i.e Sunset Orange (Exclusive), Carnelian red pearl, Orchid white pearl, Golden brown metallic, Urban Titanium metallic, Alabaster Silver metallic and Taffeta white.
2015 Honda Jazz will come with a 2-year or 40,000 Km warranty as standard value for all customers.