Japanese auto major Honda Motor Co on 11 April 2013 launched its sedan Amaze at a price range of 4.99 lakh to 7.60 lakh rupees. The car will run on diesel. Its wholly-owned arm Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL) has offered the car in petrol option as well. The petrol version will be available at a price range of Rs 4.99 lakh to Rs 7.50 lakh.
The Sedan Amaze will compete directly with Maruti Suzuki's Swift Dzire, which has a price between 4.92 lakh and 6.74 lakh rupees for the petrol option and between 5.99 lakh rupees and Rs 7.5 lakh rupees for the diesel variant. The Amaze diesel option is powered by a 1.5 litre engine and it will give a mileage of 25.8 km per litre. The petrol option has a 1.2 litre engine.