One of the India’s most admired auto manufacturers Honda is going to unveil its latest small car in the Indian auto market. The Honda small car is likely to be called the Tif. The Honda Tif was showcased at the 2012 Auto Expo in January. The upcoming car will contend with the likes of Volkswagen Polo, Chevrolet Beat, Maruti Suzuki Swift, Hyundai i20 and Skoda Fabia.
The Honda Tif is expected to hit the Indian roads by the early 2013. The company announced the Honda Tif concept after registering a grand success of a premium hatchback Honda Jazz which was launched last year. Advanced technology, most stylish appearance and user friendly controls of the model will make it one of the most awaited cars in the country.
The Honda Tif has equipped with 2L 1998cc 16 valves DOHC engine with 5 speed manual gear box transmission. The engine can generate a max power of 128 ps at 6000 rpm and the top torque of 169 Nm at 4800 rpm. The max speed that the car is likely to achieve is 170 kmph.
The Honda Tif will be available in the price range of Rs 4 to 5 lakh. It will offer a mileage of 12 kmpl in city and 16 kmpl on highways.