Paris Live – 2014 Honda Jazz Prototype (India-bound)

Posted on: Oct 2, 2014 - 8:37pm IST

Powered by the 1.3-liter i-VTEC paired to manual and CVT gearboxes.

The 2014 Honda Jazz Prototype for Europe has been revealed at the 2014 Paris Motor Show today. Sales of the hatchback will start in Europe in the summer of 2015 according to the company.

2015 Honda Jazz prototype for Europe at 2014 Paris Motor Show
The European hatchback gets a 1.3-litre i-VTEC petrol engine.

For the European market, the Jazz is announced to get the 1.3-liter i-VTEC four-cylinder petrol engine which is mated to a 6-speed manual or a CVT gearbox. Honda will disclose the engine output figures closer to the launch.

2015 Honda Jazz prototype for Europe rear right three quarter at 2014 Paris Motor Show

On the design front, the European Jazz gets a chrome grille and sharply cut 7-spoke alloy wheels compared to Jazzs/Fits sold elsewhere in the world. Compared to its predecessor, Honda say the new Jazz is 15 mm longer in overall length and 30 mm longer in wheelbase creating a more spacious cabin.

2015 Honda Jazz prototype for Europe side at 2014 Paris Motor Show

Other highlights of the car include a new suspension system which is claimed to deliver a more comfortable ride, a centrally mounted fuel tank, and the versatile Magic Seats which can be folded or flipped to create room for additional storage needs.

2015 Honda Jazz prototype for Europe front at 2014 Paris Motor Show

The new Jazz for India is expected to launch in March 2015, and will come with a petrol and a diesel engine.

2014 Honda Jazz Prototype at the 2014 Paris Motor Show – Image Gallery

2014 Honda Jazz Prototype – Press Release

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5 thoughts on “Paris Live – 2014 Honda Jazz Prototype (India-bound)

  1. Raptor says:

    Do you think the Honda Jazz will be launched in India after March 2015?

    1. Hello! Yes we are expecting it in mid-2015.

  2. Sanjeeb says:

    Will Jazz be launched in India with 1.3-liter i-VTEC petrol engine?

    1. Hello Sanjeeb, we’re expecting a 1.2-liter i-VTEC engine, as seen on the Amaze and Brio.

  3. Sanjeeb says:

    Hi Ravi, will Honda India launch Jazz with 1.3-litre i-VTEC petrol engine?


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