Sept 22, 2012: Honda is planning to release its first diesel car in 2014. As per the company sources, it would be a entry level sedan model built on Brio platform. Honda’s global CEO HMC Takanobu stated “In India, an all-new diesel engine will be adopted sequentially to new models starting in FY2014. “. He added that the new diesel model will have high fuel efficiency and cost benefits owing to local production.