Honda Fit Shuttle Hybrid launched in Japan

Honda will begin selling a new variant of the Fit (Jazz in other countries) for the Japanese market from this Friday. The variant is the Fit Shuttle which will be available with a IMA (Integrated Motor Assist) 1.3-litre hybrid powertrain as well as a 1.5-litre engine.

The Fit Shuttle Hybrid is said to be able to achieve 26.2 kms/litre using the Japanese JC08 test cycle, while the 1.5-litre version has a consumption of 18.8 kms/litre. Customers can also order the model with 4WD.

Prices in Japan range from 1.640 million yen to 1.990 million yen (about RM55,000 to RM66,770) in Japan.

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