It seems to the the right time for the 3rd-gen Honda Jazz (also called the Honda Fit in other markets) to be replaced as the current offering has spawn through a couple of years. Lately, the alleged next-gen Honda Jazz 2020 has been caught while being tested in southern Europe.
As the photos disclose, the car still carries a one-box design as the previous model but with a bit difference in proportions. Looking at the side, the Jazz now comes adorned with smaller front vent glass pieces, plus bolder A-pillars. Besides, it also gets relocated side mirrors.
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The new Jazz 2020 has been caught while being tested in southern Europe
Looking at the side, the Jazz now comes adorned with smaller front vent glass pieces, plus bolder A-pillars
At the front fascia, the headlamps’ cutouts reveal they should be smaller units than what are seen in the current model. Additionally, the Jazz’s vertically-stretched tail lamps have been changed into horizontal units, earning the hatch a better sense of width.
According to the latest car news, the new Honda Jazz 2020 will be launched sometime in 2020 and be armed with a mix of hybrid and petrol engines.
An all-electric version is also predicted to be launched for the Chinese market. The fact is that Honda has cooperated with Contemporary Amperex Technology - company in China on developing an electric vehicle, which is expected to be the Honda Jazz EV.
Latest updates on upcoming Honda cars can be found in our Complete guide to the Honda Philippines' local lineup.
The new Honda Jazz will be launched sometime in 2020
The Jazz’s vertically-stretched tail lamps have been changed into horizontal units
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Know more about Honda Jazz 2024
The Honda Jazz 2023 is a discontinued model in Honda Cars Philippines, Inc.'s (HCPI) lineup which used to compete in the hatchback segment. Honda Jazz 2023 Philippines price that ranges from Php 918,000 to Php 1,090,000 through the model's three variants. Powering the Jazz is a 1.5-liter Chain Drive SOHC i-VTEC 4-cylinder gasoline engine that is capable of delivering 118 hp and 145 Nm of torque. Only an Earth Dreams Technology Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) is the available transmission option.
Dimensions-wise, the Jazz is 4,035 mm long, 1,694 mm wide, and 1,524 mm high, with ground clearance and wheelbase rated at 150 mm and 2,530 mm, respectively. This Japanese hatchback used to compete against the likes of the Suzuki Swift, Mazda2 Hatchback, and Toyota Yaris.