It is really challenging to believe, yet actually it has been two years virtually since we are extremely last performed the long lasting check of Honda civic. For you who don’t know, 1997 civic HX is a kind of sport car which is one of most current instances of Honda’s age old portables to guarantee 40,000-distance exams programs. Today, we will see this masterpiece again with the presence of 2019 Honda civic.
2019 Honda civic model previews
After full redesigns for 2016 model and limited styling update since the debuts, many people suspect the potential refresh as newest civic hits the showroom. While the 2019 Honda civic refresh most likely would be anything over the tops, it can mark the returns of one electrifying models of civic. Visually, the newest civic looks still good, it is one of most mature-looking car in the class. But, we can see a little bit tweaking here and there. We will likely look at updates to the grilles, headlights, fenders, hoods, and probably the rear and front bumpers.
Inside the car, there is not much arguably which needs for being changed, as the cabin is roomy, stylish, and set up intuitively overall. Any kind of big changes can be counterproductive. One area we can see several changes on 2019 Honda civic is the presence of touchscreen infotainment system. Unfortunately, this is really frustrating to use due to its annoying menu, lack of physical volume knobs, and slow inputs.
2019 Honda civic engine and specs
Under the hoods, we can expect that the gas powertrain of this current car will remain the same. For the base engine, it would likely remain 2.0 liter that can produce up to 158 horsepower while the optional one; 1.5 liter turbo engine can produce about 174 up to 180 horsepower. It depends on the trim levels. Moving to the Si model, there will be 1.5 liter that can produce about 205 horsepower while the stallions of groups, the type R, it features 2.0 liter engine for producing 306 horsepower.
The potential big powertrain changes in 2019 models are the return of civic hybrid. It is still in the speculations and rumors phase, but it will likely arrive with 2.0 liter engines that is paired with electric motors which team up to produce about 170 horsepower. For remaining competitive, the civic hybrid model will have to get close to 50 mpg ranges. This current civic is top safety pick. We have to thank to their good ratings in the whole major crash test as well as superior front crash prevention systems. Unluckily, there only failure thing is poor headlight test that can be addressed in refresh as well as potentially push it to the top safety pick and status.
2019 Honda civic release dates and pricing
Not to mention, of course there is still no official announcement about release date of this newest civic. However, we should expect to see it sooner in the late of 2018. Though it would likely be refreshed, the chance is that any changes to the estimated price of 2019 Honda civic would likely be due to the inflations. So look for this to remain close to the current price ranges of Honda civic 2018 is about $20,530 up to $34,990, it includes $890 destination free.