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Old 02-09-2018, 08:31 PM
b_nadkarni b_nadkarni is offline
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The Honda Amaze is sold in India below the Honda city. In INR here's the approximate comparison.

Amaze - INR 5,00,000
City - INR 8,00,000
Civic - IN 13,00,000

It competes against the Suzuki Swift DZire (sedan based on Swift), Hyunday XCent , Tata Tigor. The Suzuki is king in this segment.

This is an entry level segment for sedans. India gives tax benefits for cars smaller than 4 meters in length and these cars were all designed to be sub-4 meter sedans. Ergo, they can sell as a sedan (considered premium in India) at a lower cost. As a result the primary objective is space optimization and cost competitiveness.

In India the cost-sensitive is also sensitive to post-purchase costs where Suzuki and Hyundai are much, much better.

Honda City is a big player in its less price-sensitive segment. The Amaze by comparison hasn't sold well.
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Old 02-12-2018, 07:57 AM
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Originally Posted by CosworthKid View Post
As soon as i read 'Amaze' i was sure it would NOT look amazing and i was right. Some of these names that car makers give to their cars makes me wonder who approves them...What is Amaze about this?
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