Reloaded giant space

Frankfurt, February 26, 2015

Honda shows at the Geneva Motor Show ( March 3 to 15 2015), the production version of the new jazz. The third generation of jazz is available among others in the USA under the name fit. The practical minivan is praised for his mega - space ever since. Thanks to 95 mm in length and 30 millimeters more outdoor wheelbase more space in the interior and trunk space is significantly larger again. The well-known from several other Honda models " Magic Seats " are at the Jazz on board. They can be varied folded and pushed and folded provide for a flat cargo area of up to 884 liters. Normally, the boot capacity is 354 liters.

Connected and secured

Is powerful upgraded the new Honda Jazz also the subject of infotainment and driver assistance systems. For the first time ( extra charge ), the new Android-based Honda Connect with seven-inch touchscreen, news, congestion and weather reports in real-time, Internet browsing, Facebook and Twitter messages and music streaming. There is a standard five-inch LCD display is installed. Like all new Honda models from 2015 is also the jazz to electronic security stronghold. Instead, it uses a combination of camera and Lidartechnologie. A City-emergency brake is always on board. Apart from the basic equipment "Trend", all new Jazz also fitted as standard with an intelligent cruise control, a collision warning system, a lane departure warning, traffic sign recognition and a high-beam assistant.

New 1.3-liter gasoline

The drive for the third generation of jazz is a 1.3-liter i-VTEC petrol engine from the new "Earth Dreams Technology"-Motorengeneration. It delivers 102 hp and comes with either a six-speed manual or CVT transmission. A hybrid version that combines a 1.5 - liter gasoline engine with an electric motor and will bring about 140 hp, is expected for the end of 2015. The Jazz is on the new global Honda small and compact car platform and is lighter and stiffer than its predecessor. The revised suspension should be more comfortable, responsive thanks to a new front axle geometry but also agile and precise. As before, the tank is also the third jazz centrally located between the front seats, which improves space and versatility. After its premiere at the Geneva Motor Show Honda Jazz in Europe is in the summer of 2015 the sale. (sw)