When it comes to the Honda family, Civic is considered amongst the best for its amazing features and trims. The tenth generation of Civic has a more formal appearance, a powerful engine, and amazing high-tech safety features. That makes the 2018 Honda Civic Sedan a car with great performance, high comfort level and fun to drive. The new Honda Civic Sedan will have the usual five trims, LX (the base trim), EX CVT, EX-L CVT and Touring CVT.
2018 Honda Civic Sedan Changes, Exterior
The 2018 Civic Sedan comes with a stylish design that is quite exquisite. The sedan’s body is designed to fit in any tight car parking spot. Furthermore, it comes in 8 exterior clear coat paint colors, Taffeta White, Aegean Blue Metallic, Modern Steel Metallic, Cosmic Blue Metallic, Crystal Black Pearl, Burgundy Night Pearl, Lunar Silver Metallic and Rallye Red. The body of the Sedan, the front, and rear bumpers are the same as the body color.
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The side view mirrors are automatic folding having the same color as the main body. The windshield and windows are lightly tinted. The body of the new Honda Civic stands out in the crowd due to its refined looks and aggressive curves and lines. The wheels in LX, EX CVT, and EX-L CVT are of 16-inches with full covers and all season P215/55 R16 93H tires. Whereas the EX-T 6 and Touring CVT Speed Manual offers 17-inch alloy wheels with also all season, but P215/50 R17 91H tires. For Si, there are exclusive 18 inches aluminum-alloy wheels and P235/40 R18 91W tires. The front bumper is equipped with fully automatic LED high and low beam headlights.
Honda Civic Sedan 2018 Interior
The 2018 Civic interior is the most popular amongst the three body types i.e. Sedan, coupe, and hatchback. It has the capacity to seat 5 passengers comfortably and also has better leg room. The sedan is also equipped with a moonroof and user-centric instrument panel. The front seats are adjustable that can adjust to the driver’s height. The back seats can be folded in 60/40 manner, transforming it into a bench for more space.
The new Honda Civic Sedan 2018 has day and night rearview mirror, driver, and passenger visor vanity mirrors. The car’s floor is fully carpeted with optional front floor mats and trunk mats. The LX, EX, and EX-T trims have fabric upholstered seats whereas the trims with suffix L have leather upholstered seats. The standard gauges include trip odometer, tachometer, odometer, and speedometer.
The next-gen Honda Civic Sedan’s sound system in LX offers illuminated steering wheel with audio controls mounted on it. It also has 160 watts AM/FM audio system and a 5-inch color LCD screen with four speakers. The back window antenna is also incorporated. Furthermore, sedan gets 1.0 amp USB audio interface port and Bluetooth hands-free link to stream audios. Whereas the EX CVT trim offers a high-resolution 7-inch touchscreen display along with 8 speakers and 180 Watt AM/FM audio system. It also has Bluetooth streaming audio and hands-free link compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Moreover, it also features speed-sensitive volume control and radio data system. It also has Satellite Link Navigation System to give the driver the more clear idea of their desired route.
The Sedan has some usual features like driver and passenger seat front and side airbags, four-wheel disc brakes, shoulder and front lap seat belts and child safety lock. Along with these it also has driver assist features like:
• Lane watch right side camera and back up camera,
• Hill Hold Control,
• Lane-departure warning,
• Brake Assist,
• Electric Parking Brake,
• Side impact beams.
These safety features are available in the all the five trims offered. However, some are optional and can be added on or removed upon request. Moreover, the Sedan is also equipped with exclusive Honda Sensing which offers features like:
• Collision Mitigation Braking System,
• Adaptive Cruise Control with low speed follow,
• Road Departure Mitigation System,
• Lane Keeping Assist System.
The LX, EX-T, and EX CVT trim offer 158 horsepower @ 6500 rpm and torque of 138 lb.-ft @ 4200 rpm, 2.0 liter 16 valve DOHC i-VTECH in-line 4 cylinder engine as standard. Whereas the EX-L CVT and Touring CVT trim offer horsepower up to 174 @ 6000 rpm and torque of 162 lb.-ft @ 1700-5500, with a 1.5 liter turbocharged, intercooled DOHC 4 cylinder engine. The strongest one is 1.5 liter Si trim with whole 205 hp @ 5700 rpm, and torque of 192 lb.-ft @ 2100-5000.
The LX and EX-T variants of the new 2019 Civic Sedan are paired up with standard six-speed manual transmission whereas continuously variable transmission is available in all five trims. All the trims have a 12.4-gallon fuel tank, automatic brake hold, coil spring with strut front suspension sole stainless steel exhaust and electric parking. The handling becomes smoother with McPherson Strut.
Price and Release date
The 2018 Honda Civic Sedan was launched on 7th October 2017 with the prices range from $16,690 to $28,000. The price range depends on the types of features that the customer wants to add on or the type of trim they wish to buy.
2018 Honda Civic Sedan photos