July 06, 2012
Both Freed Grade E & S will still be using the same outgoing powerplant. A 1.5litre i-VTEC engine with 118PS and 146Nm of torque at 4800rpm.
It's hard to differentiate a Grade E and Grade S Honda Freed. The only tale-tells from the exterior are the absence of rear spoiler and side mirror indicator. Grade S get manual sliding door (Grade E uses auto with remote operation), manual air-cond (Grade E is auto) and loses the Alpine DVD player in the Grade E. I believe many people will be able to make do with the absence of these comfort creatures isn't it?
Good news, other than those listed above, both variants have the same amount of safety features. Lower price doesn't mean lesser safety features for the Freed S. Hopefully the revised price tag will increase the sales of the Honda Freed!
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