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2014-05-26 15:27

HONDA TO SING A NEW BALLADE: After a rocky run with its previous model, Honda has launched its new 1.5 Ballade in Johannesburg. It goes on sale in SA in June. Image: JANINE-LEE GORDON

Honda South Africa has launched its fresh new Ballade after a bumpy ride with its previous model.

Check back with Wheels24 on Tuesday (May 26) for JANINE-LEE GORDON's full report.

The new Ballade has one engine in the range - a 1.5-litre petrol mated to either a five-speed manual or a six-speed CVT auto. Power figures remain the same as the outgoing model at 88kW and 145Nm.

It's available in either Trend or Elegance specifications and is packed with features such as paddle-shifts and a reversing camera.


Ballade 1.5 Trend - R195 900
Ballade 1.5 Trend CVT - R210 500
Ballade 1.5 Elegance - R220 990
Ballade 1.5 Elegance CVT - R235 590

Prices include a three-year or 100 000km warranty, a four-year or 60 000km service plan and one-year roadside assistance.

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