Honda Vamos for Sale
The Honda Vamos is a microvan introduced by Japanese automaker Honda Motors Corporation Ltd. in 1999. The name was originally used for a Mini SUV leisure vehicle produced from 1970 to 1973, and was taken from Spanish that translates to ‘Let’s go’. The Honda Vamos currently is an upper trim level version of the Honda Acty van; a 5-door MPV marketed for personal use.
Honda Atlas Cars Ltd. does not market Honda Vamos in Pakistan. However, high demand of the van in the market has led to parallel imports. One can easily find Honda Vamos for sale in all major cities of Pakistan.
Reasons to Buy Honda Vamos
Performance of Honda Vamos
It is available with option for rear wheel drive or four wheel drive. Under the hood it has a 660 cc SOHC V-12 engine generating 44 hp and 46 lb/ft of torque. The engine is also available with a turbocharger. It can be mated with 3-speed, 4-speed or 5-speed manual transmission. It accelerates from 0-100 km/h in 28.4 seconds on its way to a top speed of 120 km/h. The van has a fuel economy ranging between 14.0 km/L and 16.2 km/L based on drive options and transmission. A small turning radius of 4.5 m allows it to park in tightest of parking spaces.
The Vamos is equipped with all basic safety features including anti-lock braking system, electronic brakeforce distribution, front SRS airbags and 3-point ELR seatbelts.
Design of Honda Vamos
The Honda Vamos is a contemporary styled van available in a range of beautiful colors. The front and rear of the van have a squarish shape complemented by its headlamps and tail lights.
Honda Vamos interior is ergonomically designed with comfortable and spacious seating for both front and rear passengers. The flexible seating allows for maximum cargo space when required. The front and rear seats can also be folded flat to make a spacious resting space. The air-conditioner maintains a pleasant temperature inside the vehicle. The seatbelts are provided for both front and rear seats to prevent injuries in the event of an accident. A number of storage compartments in the form of cup holders, door pockets, center console etc. are available in the cabin.
The Honda Vamos standouts in its class with its impressive fuel economy of 16.2 km/L, load carrying capability, small turning radius of 4.5 m and basic safety features rarely available in its class
Price of Honda Vamos
The Honda Vamos 2014 has a starting price of PKR 1,230,000 in Japan, however, for Pakistani customers import charges and custom tax apply. Used and reconditioned Honda Vamos for sale in Pakistan are priced between PKR 550,000 and PKR 950,000.
The Honda Vamos is a comfortable, flexible and efficient minivan with Honda’s durability. Just like other minivans, it is not suited for those looking for a fun to drive vehicle as it is more focused on utility. It is a bit under-powered, but is a good bargain in its price. The Honda Vamos receives a tough competition from Suzuki Every, Subaru Sambar and Daihatsu Atrai in the Pakistani automobile market.