What are the specs of Honda Mobilio MPV?
By: Nadush on 25 march 2015
Honda Mobilio MPV is the first MPV from the makers of Honda in India. The car is new to country and will be vying with Ertigo of Maruti with a tough face off.The grille is wider and also then we see a sportier chin in this car.We liked the floating design of the rear pillar of the car.There are dynamics of being youthful and independent features in this MPV. This is in contrast to Ertigo of Maruti.
Honda mobilio MPV is that one perfect shot from Honda makers which is unique in all aspects. The blend of styling is great with the features topping the list among all its previous list of specs.The spacious cabins are really doing the job of making users swoon over it. The engine of the car too suffices all the needs of the people. There are the core driving things in the car which really elates the real drivers.Hence it is a nice regular car with immense size.
The specs sheet of Honda Mobilio features dimensions of 4386mm in length, 1683mm in width, 1603mm in height and 2652mm in wheelbase. Its aerodynamic structure studded with a high speed tail lamp, an antenna, a two tone bumper and fog lamps give the exterior a dynamic and sporty look. The cabin has features galore in the form of an entertainment system; 2-DIN for other variants and a touchscreen based navigation system for the ‘Option’ trim. The presence of glove boxes, cup and bottle holders, and power windows comfort the riders.
The company has this multi purpose vehicle with an overall length of 4386 mm along with a total width of 1683 mm, which includes both external rear view mirrors. It has a decent height of 1603 mm, which ensures ample head room for all occupants. The company has designed this MPV with a large wheelbase of 2652 mm, which creates ample space inside the cabin. On the other hand, it comes with a minimum ground clearance of 189 mm
This latest MPV comes with both petrol and diesel engine options for the buyers to choose from. The petrol version is equipped with 1.5-litre petrol i-VTEC petrol engine that displaces 1497cc. It is integrated with four cylinders and sixteen valves using single overhead camshaft based valve configuration. It can produce a peak power of 117.3 bhp at 6600 rpm that results in a maximum torque output of 145 Nm at 4600 rpm.
The company has given it a spacious internal cabin, which offers ample leg space along with enough head and shoulder space. It has a large boot compartment, which can be increased by folding its rear seat. It has a large fuel tank, which can store about 42 litres or petrol and diesel in it. It is good enough for planning longer journeys. This car is front wheel drive car. The layout of the most common engine with this car is 1.5-litre 98.6bhp 16V i-DTEC Engine.
The diesel version of Honda Mobilio comes equipped with a 1.5-litre i-DTEC engine that is based on a DOHC valve configuration. It is further incorporated with a common rail fuel injection system and a turbo-charging unit. This 1498cc engine has 4-cylinders and 16-valves, which enables the motor to produce 98.6 bhp at 3600 rpm, while yielding 200 Nm at just 1750 rpm. This engine is mated with a 5 speed gearbox which is manual.
Both the petrol and diesel engines are mated with a five speed manual transmission gearbox, which sends the engine power to its front wheels. It enables the petrol engine to reach a top speed of approximately 150 to 160 Kmph, which is quite good. On the other hand, it takes about 13 to 14 seconds to breach the 100 Kmph mark from a standstill. On the other hand, the diesel motor allows the MPV to reach a top speed in the range of 160 to 165 Kmph.
First Drive Shifting their focus to consumer centric cars, Honda forayed in a segment that was completely untapped by the company. The specs sheet of Honda MOBILIO features dimensions of 4386mm in length, 1683mm in width, 1603mm in height and 2652mm in wheelbase. Its aerodynamic structure studded with a high speed tail lamp, an antenna, a two tone bumper and fog lamps give the exterior a dynamic and sporty look. There are dynamics of being youthful and independent features in this MPV. This is in contrast to ERTIGO of MARUTI. Moreover it has peak Torque: 200 NM @1750 RPM.