Honda has launched the sporty and stylish Mobilio RS variant in Goa. The stylish 7 seater MPV was launched in July in the following grades E, S and V. In August Honda Cars India introduced two new grades of Honda Mobilio V(O) & RS(O) featuring first in segment Audio Video Navigation (AVN) and Rear View Parking Camera.
The V(O) & RS(O) grades also feature Woody Interior Panel on the dashboard and Door Armrests to enhance the interiors of the car.
The sportier Mobilio RS grade is available in Diesel engine option only and is targeted mainly to younger audience who look for distinct styling.
The RS package includes –
- Projector Head Lamps with LED Position Lamps
- Fog Lamp with Chrome Garnish
- Chrome Door Handles
- Power Retractable ORVM with Turn Indicator
- Rear Bumper With Chrome
- RS Emblem
- Sporty Alloy Wheels
- Sporty Chrome Grille
- Tailgate Spoiler
The Mobilio’s performance is achieved by 1.5L i-DTEC diesel and 1.5L i-VTEC petrol engines. The 1.5L i-DTEC diesel engine of the Mobilio, based on Honda’s latest Earth Dreams Technology, delivers a maximum power of 100 PS@3600 rpm, maximum torque of 200 Nm@1750 rpm and best in class fuel economy of 24.2 kmpl as per test data. It has been mated to the standard 5-speed manual transmission. The 1.5 L i-VTEC petrol engine delivers a maximum power of 119 PS@6600 rpm, maximum torque of 145 Nm@4600 rpm and best in class fuel economy of 17.3 kmpl.