Civic remains one of the most popular cars in the American market from Honda but the company saw lot of downfall in the Civic brand when they stopped redesigning the car. It was in the year 2012 that Honda decided to redesign the car and provide some fresh perspectives and features to the car buyers that would help them to push Honda Civic into the market. Now, Honda has decided to roll out the latest 2013 Honda Civic that would just add more features to the earlier styled model. Let’s take a quick look at the top features of the vehicle in the 2013 Honda Civic review below.
It is very obvious that Honda has decided not to make many changes to the overall styling of the vehicle because they have redesigned the car last year. However, Honda claims that they have made some changes to the overall design of the car that makes it sportier and fuel efficient.
The company has also decided to make some styling upgrades to the vehicle that will make the car appealing to young buyers.
Under the hood, the 2013 Honda Civic is powered by 1.8 liter four cylinder engine that has the capability to produce 140 horsepower and 128 lb feet of torque. The engine is combined with five speed manual transmission or optional five speed automatic transmission.
The car can accelerate from zero to 60 mph in 9.2 seconds and it offers fuel economy of 28 mpg in the city, 39 mpg on the highway and 32 mpg combined.
The car has managed to secure five star ratings in the government crash testing and includes loads of safety features that will appeal to lot of young buyers in the market.
The interior of the car is very typical to the earlier version and Honda has decided to upgrade only certain options that will make the car look bit different from the previous model. The material used for the interior is very plastic feel and therefore not all buyers would be happy about it.
However, the cabin offers lot of space and that is something where Honda Civic beats some of the rivals in the market. The car offers many technical options that offer better driving experience to the driver. The cabin controls are well placed and most of the options are closed to the driver for better comfort.
2013 Honda Civic is available in the market for MSRP $18,165 and above.