Honda saw to it that its brand-new 2014 Honda Civic model year 2014 to correct the drawbacks of its predecessor. There will be big changes however will do our best to remedy the objections of critics. Exactly what is visible initially look are the changes to the interior.
One location in which the current Honda Civic is lacking, particularly given its younger target audience, is in the method of connection. While a Bluetooth interface is basic throughout the line, the Civic could be much better served by embracing the CR-V compact crossover’s smartphone user interface that permits live streaming from Pandora Internet radio and reading text aloud via the vehicle’s audio system. The 2014 Honda Civic might likewise offer a couple of more-upscale functions, such a pushbutton start system and heated front seats, to assist attract purchasers looking to downsize their trips to conserve cash or improve fuel economy, however don’t want to give up anticipated benefits.
You can anticipate that every 2014 Honda Civic will again come with a rearview camera, USB and Bluetooth connectivity, and SMS text readout. Returning as standard will be Honda’s intelligent Multi-Information Display, or i-MID, a 5-inch dash panel display for numerous audio, journey, and fuel-economy readouts.
All Civic will once again have front-wheel drive and four-cylinder engines. LX, HF, EX, and EX-L Civics will repeat with a 1.8-liter that must remain at 140 horse power and 128 pound-feet of torque. That indicates most coupe and sedan variations will likely get an EPA-estimated 28/36/31 mpg city/highway/combined with the conventional five-speed manual transmission and 28/39/32 with the optional five-speed automatic.
Expect the 2014 Honda Civic Si sedan and coupe to ongoing as the line’s sporty selections. Their 2.4-liter must again rate 201 horsepower and 170 pound-feet of torque. Performance versions of many rivals have more power, however Si Civics parlay their balanced technique into an interesting driving experience. 2014 Civic Si models fuel economy will probably rate 22/31/25 mpg city/highway/combined, and they ought to ongoing as the only Civics for which Honda requires 91-octane instead of 87-octane gas.
2014 Honda Civic release date and price
The 2024 Honda Civic must reach display rooms by fall 2013 with estimated base price around $17,000.