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What Changed

After a long absence, a five-door Honda Civic model returns to the U.S. market. The LX, Sport, EX and Sport Touring models are powered by a 1.5l turbocharged four-cylinder engine rated at 174-bhp. Transmission choices include a six-speed manual and CVT. The hatchback also serves for the basis of the high performance Type-R model which is offered in the U.S. market for the first time. The Type-R equips a 306-bhp four-cylinder and six-speed manual transmission.

Comparison to Prior Model

2017 Honda Civic Hatchback
2017 Honda Civic Hatchback
Price Range ($) $19,700 - $33,900
Length (in) 177.9
Wheelbase (in) 106.3
Width (in) 70.8
Height (in) 56.5
Track (in) 60.9
Exterior Volume (cu. ft.) 354.2
Curb Weight (lbs.) 2815-3117
Legroom Total (in.) 78.3
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 97.7
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 25.7
Driven Wheels
  • FWD
Engines
  • 1.5l I4 T (174-bhp)
  • 1.5l I4 T (180-bhp)
  • 2.0l I4 T (306-bhp)
Transmissions CVT, M6
City MPG 22-31
Highway MPG 28-40
Combined MPG 25-35
Style Not Rated
Utility Not Rated
Livability Not Rated
Value Not Rated
Fun Not Rated
Velocity Index 69
Equipment: Good
  • $20,500 (AT)
Equipment: Better
  • $25,300
Equipment: Best
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