Honda Jazz facelift unveiled at 2017 GIIAS

Updated Sep 24, 2020 | Same topic: Highlights of the Week

An all-new RS variant is outstanding at the event with a unique “coat”.

The facelifted Honda Jazz 2017 was officially launched at the ongoing 2017 GIIAS yesterday.

In fact, the facelifted Jazz and the RS model were premiered in Indonesia on July 25. However, at this launch, the vehicle made its appearance with a new look. Frankly speaking, we can’t take eyes off of this Jazz. The new RS trim level is finished in White Orchid Pearl and covered by elaborate red, black and gray decals. These stripes decals are present across the side of the hatchback and even run around the roof with a view to showing “Born to Race” theme of Honda at this year’s car event. What’s more, Modulo accessories are also fully equipped.

>>> Related: Complete guide to the current PH-market Honda Jazz

angular front of the new Honda Jazz

The new RS trim level is finished in White Orchid Pearl and covered by elaborate red, black and gray decals

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Let’s take a closer look at this eye-catching hatchback. The Jazz now comes with a revised grille and front bumper, LED headlights along with LED daytime running lights. Particularly, a faux air diffuser at the back, a RS badging on the grille and boot lid in addition to a unique Phoenix Orange and black exterior paint color are exclusive to the latest variant.

angular rear of the facelifted Honda Jazz

A faux air diffuser at the back is exclusive to the RS variant

Inside, the most noticeable equipment is an 8-inch touchscreen display. As for powerplant, all grades use a 1.5 L SOHC i-VTEC 4-cylinder petrol engine churning out 118 hp at 6,600 rpm and a peak torque of 147 Nm at 4,600 rpm. Power is fed to the wheels via a 5-speed manual or a CVT.

The facelifted Honda Jazz is priced from Rp 232,500,000 (P882,395) while the Jazz RS is a bit more expensive with a price tag of Rp 262,500,000 (P996,252). Latest updates on upcoming Honda cars can be found in our Complete guide to the Honda Philippines' local lineup.

Know more about Honda Jazz 2021

Honda Jazz

<p>Being one of the most popular subcompact hatchback type vehicles, Honda Jazz is the most efficient and perfect ride. It comes with four diesel and a diesel engine and currently has five variants in total. With the redesigned bumper, winged grille, alloy wheels, and LED Daytime Running Lights. Jazz is available with Manual transmission and CVT depending on the variant of choice. The modifications are Honda Jazz V MT, Honda Jazz V CVT, Honda Jazz VX Navi CVT, Honda Jazz RS Navi CVT, and the base Honda Jazz Sport CVT. Inside the car, a 7-inch touchscreen unit with Bluetooth connectivity, a cruise control option, speed-sensing door locks, and an automatic air-conditioning system to make both the passengers and driver super comfortable during a ride. Jazz is equipped with a five-seater car chair and space for your accessories and luggage. It has a length of 4035 mm, the width of 1694 mm and ground clearance of 150 mm. The wheelbase is 2530 mm. Fuel consumption can be at 28.60 kmpl, depending on the variant. Currently, on the Philippine market, third-generation Jazz is only available in three variants. The price starts at 933,00 PHP. In the latter half of 2020, the fourth generation of Jazz is expected to enter the market.</p>

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