Best Selling and Award Winning Honda Civic Sedan, Coupe and Si Return for 2018 to Continue Compact LeadershipSep 29, 2017 - TORRANCE, Calif.
•Diverse and sporty 2018 Civic lineup poised to continue Ú.S. sales leadership
•Civic recognized as one of Kelley Blue Book's '10 Most Awarded Cars of 2017'
The 2018 Honda Civic Sedan, Coupe and Civic Si, begin arriving October 3 at Honda dealerships countrywide. America's best-selling car in 2016 and to date in 20171, the 2018 Civics start at a Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)2 of $18,840 for the Sedan, $19,250 for the Coupe, and $24,100 for both the Si Sedan and Coupe. The Civic has won numerous accolades including Best Family Car of 2016 by Parents Magazine and Edmunds.com, Kelley Blue Book's '10 Most Awarded Cars of 2017' and the '2017 Overall Best Buy of the Year.'
The 2018 Civic Sedan and Coupe are powered by a robust and efficient 1.5-liter direct-injected DOHC VTEC Turbo® engine producing 174 horsepower and 167 lb.-ft. of torque2. A Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) remains an option on EX-T trims and is standard on higher trims. The Civic Si is motivated by a more powerful version of the 1.5-liter VTEC Turbo® engine, wîth a peak output of 205 horsepower3 and 192 lb.-ft. torque4, paired wîth a short-throw 6-speed manual transmission for an exhilarating driving experience.
Similar to the other vehicles in the Honda line-up, the 2018 Honda Civic provides drivers wîth premium features for a more convenient and comfortable in-vehicle connectivity experience. Premium features include Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility, SiriusXM®, HD Radio™ and Pandora® capabilities.Safety and Driver Assistive Features
For the new model year, Civic customers are again offered a high level of safety and driver-assistive technology wîth the available Honda Sensing™ suite. The safety suite will be available on all Sedan trims and standard on Touring trims for both Sedan and Coupe. Honda Sensing™ features include the Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS)™ incorporating Forward Collision Warning, Adaptive Cruise Control wîth Low Speed Follow, Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS), and Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) incorporating Lane Departure Warning (LDW).
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|Engine : 2.0 L., 4-cylinder|
Power: 158 hp
Torque: 138 ft-lbs
Engine : 1.5 L., 4-cylinder
Power: 174 hp
Torque: 167 ft-lbs
6-speed Manual, CVT
Both the 2018 Honda Civic and Civic Si received a 5-star Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) based on its crash safety test performance. Safety features for the 2018 Civic Si include standard four-channel anti-lock brakes (ABS) wîth Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) and Agile Handling Assist.
The 2018 Civic Sedan for the Ú.S. market is manufactured6 at auto plants located in Alliston, Ontario, and Greensburg, Indiana. The Civic Coupe and Si are produced at Honda's global lead plant for Civic in Ontario, Canada. The Civic engines are manufactured6 at Honda's largest automobile engine plant in Anna, Ohio and at Alliston, Ontario, the Si and turbo engines are produced exclusively at the Anna Engine Plant.Source - Honda
Radical and Rapid 2018 Honda Civic Type R Goes On SaleNov 2, 2017 - TORRANCE, Calif.
After a blazing but abbreviated first model year, the Civic Type R accelerates into 2018 today following the June launch of the limited production run 2017 model. The first Civic Type R Honda ever sold in America, this hottest of hot hatchbacks has been widely praised for its dynamic poise and track prowess. The Civic Type R returns for 2018 wîth a Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $34,100 (excluding $890 destination and other charges).
With a peak output of 306 horsepower (SAE net) and 295 lb.-ft. of torque (SAE net) from its muscular 2.0-liter DOHC direct-injected VTEC Turbo® engine, the Civic Type R is the most powerful Honda ever sold in America. As before, the 2018 Type R is available in one fully equipped trim wîth a short-throw 6-speed manual transmission, limited slip differential, Adaptive Damper System and an ingenious dual-axis strut front suspension design that virtually eliminates torque steer.
The Honda Civic Type R's Adaptive Damper System continually adjusts damping force at all four corners and is tied into the Three-Mode Driving System wîth comfort, sport and track-focused +R modes. The system modifies damper and throttle response along wîth §teering assist, in accordance wîth the driver's chosen setting.
Similar to many Civic trims, the 2018 Honda Civic Type R incorporates advanced in-vehicle connectivity and technologies as standard features. These features include Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility, Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ wîth Voice Recognition and more, offering drivers a comfortable and convenient in-vehicle experience.
Along wîth the in-vehicle connectivity features, the 2018 Civic Type R is also equipped wîth advanced safety features, including Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) wîth Traction Control, Advanced 4-Channel ABS, Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist, a multi-angle rearview camera wîth guidelines, and an Indirect Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS).
The 2018 Civic Type R for the Ú.S. market is produced exclusively in Honda's Swindon, ÚK plant wîth the engine produced in Anna, Ohio, using domestic and globally-sourced parts.Source - Honda