2012 Honda Jazz Review and Prices
Honda has been adding glitters to its starred brands by introducing a huge range of vehicles in trend. Based on today’s upcoming demands Honda is soon featuring the all new 2012 Honda Jazz which is an alternate name for Honda Fit. Honda Fit is known as Honda Jazz in some Asian markets like Middle East, Africa Europe, India etc. whereas it will be marketed as Honda Fit in the American continents, China and Japan. 2012 Honda Jazz will be designed as a subcompact family car to accommodate five passengers.
Under the hood, it is believed that a 1.5 liter 4 cylinder engine emanating 117 horsepower and a torque of 106 lb. ft. will throttle the Honda Jazz. The engine will be coupled by a 5-speed gearbox and either in manual transmission or automatic transmission. Front wheel drive mechanism will be standard as it delivers better fuel efficiency. A 5 speed gearbox with automatic transmission will be available with the Sports model. A wheel size of 15 inch will be fitted for the base model and might expand to 16 inch for the Sports model.
The 2012 Honda Jazz will be crafted with due consideration to internal space and a modest accommodation of 5 passengers. An initially provided cargo space of 20.6 cubic feet can be scaled upto 57.3 cubic feet. With dual methods of folding the rear end seats made available it seems like an conjured task to make the adequate space for unusually big cargo. The rear end seats will be having a split ratio of 60:40. The dashboard would be plugged with 6.5 inch display navigation system having inbuilt voice recognition capabilities, a multimedia card reader and wireless mobile connectivity. The Jazz is expected to be having gamut of amenities including air conditioning system, power windows and locks and steering wheel with a tilt. Leather wrapped steering wheel is expected to be available only in the Sports model and iPod connectivity for all the models.
A major of the Honda models are built keeping fuel efficiency in mind. The 2012 Jazz will give a scintillating performance of 27 miles per gallon in the city and still make it to 33 miles per gallon on the highways. Manual transmission may give a decent figure of 28 miles per gallon within city limits and 35 miles per gallon via automatic transmission.
Pricing … the buyer can expect the 2012 Honda Jazz equipped with manual transmission to be tagged at $15900 and somewhat more at $16700 for the one with automatic transmission. The Sports model of 2012 Jazz fitted with manual transmission will cost the buyer $17400 and $18700 with automatic transmission. The extreme high end model with navigation system will draw around $19300 for the model with manual transmission and a maximum of $20000 for automatic transmissions model. With an expected price model as described above, it is quite effortless to own a Honda wagon. The 2012 Honda Jazz makes itself quite a unique car proposition for the small family.