Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL), today introduced two new grades of Honda Mobilio V(O) & RS(O) featuring first-in-its segment Audio Video Navigation(AVN) and Rear View Parking Camera. The newly introduced V(O) grade will be positioned on top of the existing E, S and V grade in both Petrol & Diesel. The exclusive sporty RS (Diesel) variant of the Mobilio will have an additional RS (O) grade featuring the AVN and Rear Parking camera. The availability of the RS and RS (O) will begin from mid-September2014.
Honda Mobilio’s Audio Video Navigation system features a large15.7 cm Touch screen loaded with maps, satellite-based voice guided navigation, and complete in-car entertainment and connectivity features (DVD/CD, Bluetooth, USB, AUX, i-POD, MP3, FM/AM) that make the user’s travel safe, convenient, smart and fun. The system comes with an integrated Bluetooth communication function that lets the user sync their phone with it and implement functions on the screen, including dialing, answering, history, address book and Bluetooth music play. The built-in navigation featuring intuitive and suggestive keyboard allows the user to search locations and helps to reach their destination conveniently.
The newly introduced grades will also feature Woody Interior Panel on the dashboard and Door Armrests to enhance the interiors of the car.
The complete range of the Mobilio has been expanded and is available in 10 variants. The Mobilio will be available as E, S, V and V(O) (New) in Petrol & Diesel. The sporty Mobilio RS will be available as RS and RS (O)(New) in Diesel.
Honda launched its mid-size stylish MPV Honda Mobilio in July 2014. The Diesel Mobilio powered by the 1.5L, i-DTEC diesel engine delivers a maximum power of 100 PS@3600 rpm, maximum torque of 200 Nm@1750 rpm and best in class fuel economy of 24.5 kmpl as per test data. The Petrol Mobilio with a 1.5 L i-VTEC petrol engine delivers a maximum power of 119 PS@6600 rpm, maximum torque of 145 Nm@4600 rpm and best in class fuel economy of 17.3 kmpl.
The prices (ex showroom New Delhi) of the newly introduced grades of Mobilio are
1.5L V(O) MT (Petrol)–Rs 9.46 lakh
1.5L V(O) MT (Diesel) – Rs 10.45 lakh
Mobilio RS(O) Diesel –Rs 11.55 lakh