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All-new 2020 Honda City: Honda Sensing ADAS suite confirmed, 4 variants

Honda Malaysia has announced that the all-new Honda City RS i-MMD will be offered with Honda Sensing, the most complete advanced safety features in the B-segment.The enhanced Honda Sensing system in the All-New City RS i-MMD utilizes a new front wide view camera to recognize better road boundaries during day and night driving conditions.Developed by Honda to meet the objective of ‘Safety for Everyone” and to realize the vision of a collision-free mobile society, Honda Sensing is an a

Eric

Eric

Sep 25, 2020

Honda in India teases Alexa in all-new 2020 Honda City

When we last wrote about the fifth-generation all-new 2020 Honda City, we mentioned that the sedan will also come with Alexa Remote Capability. But we didn’t elaborate on it and many were left wondering what does Alexa Remote Capability entail?The Alexa Remote Capability in the Honda City is similar to how Alexa works at home. This means owners will be able to remotely control certain functions in the car, such as turning off the air-conditioning and using predefined voice commands.However

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 30, 2020

New Toyota Vios – This Or The Honda City?

UMW Toyota Motor introduced the new Vios earlier this year, refreshing its popular B-segment sedan with a completely new look and a generous dose of equipment. But does the updated Toyota Vios range have what it takes to lure buyers away from the popular Honda City?Specifications for Toyota Vios Engine: 1.5-litre, naturally aspirated, port injection, Dual VVT-i Power: 107 PS @ 6,000 rpm Torque: 140 Nm @ 4,200 rpm Transmission: CVT-type automatic, front-wheel drive Safety: 7 airbags, ESC, TR

Jack

Jack

Aug 13, 2019

All-new 2020 Honda City received 5,000 bookings since August

Order books for the all-new fifth-generation 2020 Honda City were opened back on 14 August 2020 and as of 12 October 2020, Honda Malaysia has received 5,000 bookings! Majority of these bookings are for the V variant.Most popular variant among buyers is the City V“Prior to today’s official world premiere, we opened for bookings and organised a nationwide roadshow tour for the All-New City. I am pleased to inform that as of today, we have received a total of 5,000 bookings. We are extr

Jerrica

Jerrica

Oct 13, 2020

11,100 bookings received for the all-new 2020 Honda City

Since its launch in October, Honda Malaysia has received over 11,100 bookings for the all-new 2020 Honda City! The company has also delivered 5,800 units to customers nationwide.The all-new 2020 Honda City continues to stand strong as the preferred B-segment sedan amongst Malaysians in its fifth-generation.Power comes from a new 1.5-litre DOHC i-VTEC engine mated to a CVT that produces 121 PS and 145 Nm. The car is currently offered in 3 variants; V, E and S.We are still awaiting the launch of t

Jerrica

Jerrica

Dec 11, 2020

Honda Malaysia presents all-new Honda City RS to Invest Melaka Berhad (IMB)

Honda Malaysia today officially presented the All-New Honda City RS e:HEV to Invest Melaka Berhad (IMB). The presentation is in collaboration with SoCar and is in conjunction with the 50th anniversary celebration of Melaka State Development Corporation (PKNM).The All-New City RS e:HEV was presented by Mr. Sarly Adle Sarkum, President and Chief Operating Officer of Honda Malaysia to Tuan Haji Ramli Bin Mohd Ali, Chief Executive Officer of Invest Melaka Berhad at a ceremony held in Menara MITC, Me

Arif

Arif

Apr 2, 2021

2020 Honda City RS previewed in Malaysia! Honda Sensing, LaneWatch, new i-MMD engine

As you know, Honda Malaysia is gearing up for the world premiere of the all-new 2020 GN series Honda City RS i-MMD. Headlining the all-new City are features such as the new 1.5-litre i-MMD engine (new 1.5-litre DOHC engine is also available), Honda LaneWatch and even Honda Sensing.i-MMD stands for intelligent Multi-Mode Drive system. It is a 1.5-litre two-motor full hybrid that replaces the previous one-motor i-DCD. Hybrid variant gets the blue H logoCompared to the previous i-DCD

Jerrica

Jerrica

Aug 24, 2020

2020 Honda new models – Accord, City, and more for Malaysia!

Surprising as it may sound, Honda Malaysia launched only one new model in 2019, which was the facelifted Honda HR-V. That marks quite a drop, considering that Honda Malaysia was rather aggressive with new product launches back in 2017 and 2018. The reason is due to delays in pricing approvals by the government, which not only delayed products from Honda, but other manufacturers as well.Pay BMW money for an Accord?The all-new tenth-generation Honda Accord has found its way across multip

Eric

Eric

Feb 14, 2020

Spied: All-new 2020 Honda City spotted in Malaysia, launch imminent?

The all-new 2020 Honda City has been spotted undisguised in Malaysia, suggesting that Honda Malaysia is launching the highly-anticipated model sooner than expected.Our friends over at Pandulaju recently posted a photo of the all-new Honda City on the Ampang-Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway (AKLEH), likely undergoing a video shoot session.Thai-spec car picturedFrom the looks of it, this particular Honda City is the range-topping RS variant, as evident from its Ignite Red paint job, 16-inch allo

Eric

Eric

Aug 10, 2020

Spied: New 2020 Honda City Hatchback, our clearest look so far!

We previously reported that the Honda City Hatchback was spotted testing on the roads of Thailand. Now the hatchback has been spotted again and this time we get a clearer view of the overall car.Looks like Honda Thailand is looking to launch the Honda City Hatchback latest by this year. As previously mentioned, the City Hatchback will replace the Honda Jazz as the all-new fourth generation Jazz will not be launched in the ASEAN region.The City Hatchback is expected to carry over the 1.0-litre VT

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 11, 2020

All-new 2020 Honda City debuts in Thailand, 1.0 Turbo meets RS

After months of speculation and spyshots, Honda Thailand has launched the fifth generation, all-new 2020 Honda City.For the Thailand market, there will be four variants - the range topping RS variant will now join the usual S, V, and SV variants. Prices in Thailand range from: City S: THB 579,500 City V: THB 609,000 City SV: THB 665,000 City RS: THB 739,000Under the hood lies a new 1.0-litre DOHC turbocharged 3-cylinder petrol engine that does 122 PS at 5,500 rpm and 173 Nm from 2,000

Eric

Eric

Nov 25, 2019

All-new 2020 Honda City launched in India, gets LaneWatch and sunroof

Honda Cars India has just launched the all-new 2020 Honda City in India. The new model will be sold alongside the GM6-generation model, but we’ll get into that later.Unlike the Thai-market Honda City and its sophisticated 1.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine, the Indian-market City is offered with two engine choices: a new 1.5-litre DOHC petrol engine and a carried-over 1.5-litre diesel engine. The petrol engine can be had with a CVT-type automatic or a 6-speed manual, while the diesel is

Eric

Eric

Jul 15, 2020

Spied: New 2020 Honda City Hatchback spotted in Thailand, watch out Toyota Yaris

The Honda City Hatchback has been spotted on the roads, not only confirming that the rumours are correct, but also solidifies the fact that the all-new Jazz may not be launched in this region.Despite being draped in copious amount of camouflage, this is unmistakably the City Hatchback, as the front end looks just like the newly-launched City sedan. Furthermore, the rear end is similar to the leaked patent images, down to the rear wiper placement.In terms of powertrain, the upcoming City Hatchbac

Eric

Eric

May 29, 2020

All-new 2020 Honda City (GN-series) launched in Malaysia, new engines, from RM 74k

The all-new 2020 Honda City has just been launched in Malaysia. Three variants of the locally-assembled (CKD) B-segment Honda City are available at launch - the S, E and V. Prices for the City starts at RM 74,191, valid until 31-December 2020.The starting price is actually lower than the RM 75,295 (without SST) of the previous generation model.RS variant pictured.The previously seen range-topping RS variant will be introduced in January 2021.Variants of the 2020 Honda CityPrices of the 2020 Hond

Sanjay

Sanjay

Oct 13, 2020

All-new 2020 Honda City debuts in Singapore: New 1.5L DOHC engine, from SGD 93k

The official distributor of Honda vehicles in Singapore, Kah Motor, has just introduced the all-new 2020 Honda City. Prices start from SGD 92,999 for the 1.5 SV variant, while the 1.5 RS variant costs SGD 95,999.Codenamed GN2 (Thai-spec cars with the 1.0-litre turbo are GN1), the Singapore-spec Honda City is imported (CBU) from Thailand.Unlike its Thailand counterpart and its 1.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine, Singapore units are fitted with a new 1.5-litre naturally-aspirated DOHC petro

Eric

Eric

Aug 28, 2020

Honda City - Should you buy one now or wait for the new one?

Honda took the covers off the all-new, fifth-generation City in Bangkok back in November 2019.If you’ve been eyeing one, you may have to wait a fair bit longer, as the soonest the new model could be introduced in Malaysia is late-2020 or early-2021.The all-new City won't be here any time soonNot only has changes in the tax structure and Open Market Value (OMV) calculations delayed car launches a fair bit, the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic isn’t helping matters as well.As such, the cu

Eric

Eric

Mar 25, 2020

Another teaser for all-new 2020 Honda City - Features LED taillights

Honda Malaysia has once again uploaded another teaser post on its all-new 2020 Honda City on its Facebook page. This time it features the LED taillights.Model shown is the Thai-spec City RSJust like its last teaser post, Honda is taking potshots at its archrival, the Toyota Vios with a caption that might rile up some feathers at UMW Toyota's HQ. The caption on the post says:Keep staring, we don't mind.#theshowstopper#allnewcity#thetakeoverstartsnowNo launch date has been announced s

CY Foong

CY Foong

Aug 7, 2020

All-new 2020 Honda City: Singapore debut soon, 2 variants, 1.5L DOHC

Kah Motor, the official distributor of Honda vehicles in Singapore will be introducing the all-new 2020 Honda City soon. Two variants will be offered: 1.5 SV and 1.5 RS.Visually, both variants mirror their Thai counterpart, including the red-hot City RS. Like the Thai-market City RS, the Singapore model also gets the gloss black front grille and sporty-looking 16-inch alloy wheels.While the exterior design mirrors the Thai-spec car, the same cannot be said for its powertrain, as the Singaporean

Eric

Eric

Jul 16, 2020

Honda City 1.0L Turbo, engine review: Should Malaysians demand for this new engine?

As you might have already know, the latest fifth generation Honda City has just gone on sale in Thailand earlier this year. Hondas B-segment sedan will now one-up its chief rival the Toyota Vios with an all-new 1.0-litre turbocharged engine.The latest Honda City is not expected to be launched in Malaysia until 2021. Thailand remains the only market in the world to sell it, to be followed by India in the second half of 2020, and the rest of world starting 2021.This means that we cant give you our

Hans

Hans

May 26, 2020

All-new GN-series 2020 Honda City – 8 features we get that Thailand doesn’t

Honda Malaysia recently gave selected members of the media a chance to get up close and personal with the all-new GN-series 2020 Honda City.After our time with the exterior of the all-new Honda City (interior was blocked off), here’s 8 features we get that Thailand doesn’t get.Rear disc brakesRear disc brakes will be returning on the all-new GN-series Honda City after it was discontinued on the GM6-generation model. This feature was offered on the GD8-generation City (VTEC

Eric

Eric

Aug 25, 2020

Honda Malaysia releases new teaser video for the 2020 Honda City RS' Sensing feature

The all-new Honda City RS is set to make its global debut in Malaysia soon. It will be the world's first Honda City to feature the company's latest 2-motor full-hybrid i-MMD drivetrain.We’ve driven the car, albeit for a short while and all photos or videos of the car’s interior are embargoed until the car is launched. You can read our review here.The video above demonstrates the Honda City RS' Sensing feature at work.  (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElement

Hans

Hans

Sep 26, 2020

All-new 2020 Honda City RS open for booking in Malaysia, comes with brand-new i-MMD engine!

After a couple of weeks of teaser after teaser, Honda Malaysia has finally dropped the bomb - the all-new 2020 Honda City RS is open for booking! Yes, you read that right - it’ll have a best-in-class 253 Nm!Thailand-spec City Turbo RS pictured.Malaysians are also the first to get this all-new model as this is the world premiere of the hybrid City in this spec! The B-segment sedan will be fitted with the new i-MMD powertrain (Intelligent Multi-Mode Drive) that replaces the old i-DCD (I

Sanjay

Sanjay

Aug 14, 2020

All-new Nissan Almera vs Honda City: How do they measure against each other?

It’s going to be a few exciting months ahead as the year’s most highly anticipated models are about to make their debuts. Two of which are the all-new 2020 Nissan Almera and the 2020 Honda City B-segment sedans. So, how do these 2 rivals compare to each other? Here’s a side-by-side comparison of the range-topping Almera and City of what we currently know.EngineAlthough both cars have yet to make an official launch, important details of the sedans have already been released. We

Jerrica

Jerrica

Sep 6, 2020

All-new 2020 Honda City: How does it compare against the Vios and Almera?

Honda Malaysia has just unveiled the all-new 2020 Honda City, which is set to go head-to-head against the soon-to-be-launched all-new Nissan Almera and Toyota Vios.Now that the launch has been done and dusted, let’s take a closer look and see how these models fare against each other.Powertrain – Plenty of choices in the B-segment marketNot too long ago, those looking for a B-segment sedan had very limited options to choose from, with most engine being offered are naturally-aspirated

Eric

Eric

Oct 13, 2020

All-new 2020 Honda City taunts the Toyota Vios with LED headlights

A week after Honda Malaysia teased the all-new 2020 Honda City, they've done it again with today's post - this time confirming the availability of LED headlights. Thailand model pictured - note LED headlightsAnd they've paired the post with a particularly spicy caption too:Time to expose the pretenders. #nomatch #allnewcity #thetakeoverstartsnowA very bold claim to egg on the Toyota Vios. Speaking of which, last week Toyota Malaysia answered with a smart rebuttal claiming t

Sanjay

Sanjay

Jul 30, 2020

Review: All-new 2020 Honda City Turbo RS - what does the Thai media think?

Is it me or is it getting hot in here? Honda Malaysia has already started firing us up with teasers of the all-new 2020 Honda City (and taking potshots at the Toyota Vios at that) but is it as hot as its made out to be? Does all-new mean all-good? Thanks to this review by our Thai colleagues at Autofun.co.th who had the range-topping City Turbo RS for a week, we can take an exclusive deep dive into the car thats keen to swoop our markets.Lets dive in!ExteriorI think its safe to say that most of

Sanjay

Sanjay

Aug 5, 2020

More than 20k bookings for the all-new Honda City, 13k delivered to-date

The all-new Honda City has proved to be a popular model for Honda Malaysia, as the company has received more than 20,000 bookings for the model since its launch in October 2020.To-date, more than 13,000 units of the petrol variants have been delivered to customers. As for the range-topping City RS e:HEV variant, the company said that deliveries will commence within this month.Speaking of the City RS e:HEV, the wait is over as the company just confirmed that the model is price at RM 105,950, on-t

Eric

Eric

Mar 10, 2021

Should you buy a new Perodua Myvi or a used Honda City?

If you’re a fresh grad looking for your first car, chances are you’re looking at the Perodua Myvi. It offers great value for money and is packed with features, some of which aren’t even offered in cars twice its price. But then someone said you could buy a used Honda City for about the same price. So how should you decide?Before we continue, we'd like to note that this isn't strictly limited to the Honda City. Other options can include the Toyota Vios, Honda Jazz,

Shaun

Shaun

Apr 30, 2020

Latest all-new 2020 Honda City ad fires shots at Vios, Camry, and Bezza!

Over the past couple of weeks, Honda Malaysia has been targeting the Toyota Vios in its teasers for the all-new 2020 Honda City.It looks like shots are still being fired as we speak, as Honda Malaysia’s latest ad fires shots at the Toyota Camry, Toyota Vios, and Perodua Bezza!  (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src ='https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&versio

Eric

Eric

Aug 14, 2020

All-new 2020 Honda City RS rocks some style in newest video!

A couple of weeks ago, Honda unveiled the all-new 2020 Honda City RS in Malaysia. While you can still check out the up-and-coming “King of Torque” through its nationwide roadshow, Honda is keeping the buzz of the City going in its newest video by showing that style matters.  (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src ='https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&am

CY Foong

CY Foong

Sep 4, 2020