KATHMANDU: Syakar Trading Company, authorised distributor of Honda Cars for Nepal, has launched the third generation Honda Jazz in the Nepali market. The Jazz, which is a global model has been developed at Honda’s R&D Centre located in Tochigi, Japan. The Jazz is a very successful model around the world with over 5.5 million units sold across 75 countries since the launch of its first generation in 2001.
The new Jazz is available in petrol version and is powered with a refined 1.2-L i-VTEC engine that delivers a maximum power of 90 ps at 6000 rpm and a peak torque of 110 Nm at 4800 rpm. The petrol engine has been mated with Honda’s advanced CVT that delivers segment leading fuel efficiency of 19 kmpl. The engine is mated to a five-speed manual transmission. The company claims it to be the only car in its segment to be equipped with steering-wheel-mounted unique dual mode ‘Paddle Shift’ option.
The interiors design concept of the all-new Jazz is ‘Sophisticated Futuristic Cockpit’. The hatchback features a host of advanced interior Equipment like first in segment auto A/C with touch-screen control panel, a highly visible always-lit 3-eye metre array with Eco-assist function, steering wheel with buttons for audio and hands free control, Advance integrated audio with 12.7 cm (5-inch) screen and rear parking camera with multiple views.
The all-new Jazz offers dynamic styling, outstanding package, class-leading fuel economy, advanced technology and equipment and versatile utility. With features like LED tail and stop lamp, tail gate spoiler, rear micro antenna, 15-inch sporty alloy wheels, stylish fog lamps, sleek turn indicators on door mirrors, the New Jazz features a sporty and premium exterior design.