Honda City 2012
The 2012 Honda City carries a braked towing capacity of up to 800 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.
What's on this page
Honda City 2012 Price and Specs
|Honda City Model||Body Type||Specs||Price from||Price to|
|VTi||Sedan||1.5L ULP 5 SP AUTO||$9,990||$12,400|
|VTi||Sedan||1.5L ULP 5 SP MAN||$7,990||$12,400|
|VTi-L||Sedan||1.5L ULP 5 SP AUTO||$6,600||$9,350|
|VTi-L||Sedan||1.5L ULP 5 SP MAN||$6,050||$8,470|
Honda City 2012 Reviews
Honda City Q&As
Check out real-world situations relating to the Honda City here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.
Holden Astra 2017: Is it more reliable than a Honda City?
You’re pretty safe with either car in terms of reliability, but resale would favour the Honda.
Best first small car under $13k
We recently reviewed the Honda City as used car buy. To summarise the City has 5-star safety, which means it has all of the safety features you want, it also has the features your daughter wants. Best of all owners are unanimous in their praise for the car. The price is on the high side, but being a drive-away deal you save on government charges, which makes it a pretty good buy.
Noisy and harsh City CVT
Don't blame Honda, as most Japanese carmakers now have constantly-variable transmissions as their solution to balancing performance with fuel economy and emissions. Yours sounds particularly bad, but they're not good — in my experience — in most conditions and are subject to all sorts of vagaries in city running and hilly conditions.
Honda City 'pinging' under load
You don't say what fuel you have been running it on, but if you've been using regular unleaded try a higher octane rating fuel, such as 95 PULP or even higher 98 and see if the pinging goes away. You can have your car serviced by any qualified mechanic without affecting the warranty, as long as it is done according to Honda's recommendation.