Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL) has commenced the production of its much awaited second generation Honda Amaze at its Tapukara plant in Rajasthan.
India, a key market for Honda globally, is the first country to manufacture and launch this new model. The All New Amaze is scheduled to be launched on May 16. Deliveries of the model will begin immediately after its launch.
Commenting on the start of production, Mr. Rajesh Goel, Sr. Vice President & Director, Honda Cars India Ltd said, “We are delighted to announce the beginning of production of all new Honda Amaze. This model will be a game changer for Honda Cars India, both in terms of boosting our business and further strengthening our model-lineup with advanced technology. The second Generation Amaze has received excellent response from customers since its world premiere at the Auto Expo. As a special gesture to the customers who are booking the car even before knowing the price and variant details, we have decided to offer a special introductory price for the initial 20,000 bookings.”
This car is built on an all-new platform incorporating Honda’s engineering prowess and expertise in research and development. Introduction of Diesel CVT in the Amaze, which offers powerful and effortless driving experience, is Honda’s first such technology in the world and also an industry first in the Indian market.
The first generation Amaze was introduced in India in year 2013. It marked Honda’s entry into compact sedan segment and was the first car in the company’s product line-up to get the i-DTEC diesel engine technology. Honda Amaze has been one of the most successful model for Honda in India.