Honda Automobiles: 2012 Honda Civic Si Wows At SEMA Show

Posted on 01. Nov, 2011 by in Honda Canada

Seven mutated 2012 Civic Si Coupes and Sedans are featured prominently in a Honda counter during a 2011 SEMA Show, that opens today. The all-new 2012 Civic Si Coupe and Civic Si Sedan stress a opening intensity of a Civic lineup and paint good platforms for automobile personalization. Several poignant vehicles are being denounced during a show, including a 2012 Civic Si Coupe versed with a limited-edition Honda Factory Performance™ (HFP™) package, a Honda Performance Development, Inc. (HPD) Compass360 Racing HPD 2012 Civic Si Coupe Racecar, a Accord Coupe HFP Concept and several vehicles versed with Honda Genuine Accessories.

“The Honda Civic was instrumental in a initial import-tuner transformation in a U.S. during a ‘80s,” pronounced Bruce Smith, clamp boss of Service and Technical Operations for American Honda Motor Co., Inc. “The all-new Civic Si builds on that unapproachable story by charity moving performance, softened fuel economy and a good tallness for personalization.”

Show-goers will get a initial demeanour during a 2012 Civic Si Coupe propitious with a limited-edition HFP package. Limited to usually 500 finish kits and on sale currently during Honda dealers in a U.S., a package includes: high-performance springs, shortening float tallness by 15 mm; high-performance dampers tuned for extended highway doing and decreased physique roll; 18×7 in. HFP Alloy Wheels; full HFP aerodynamic physique kit; HFP runner building mats; red ambient interior illumination; and, HFP emblems. All of a embellished tools will come color-matched to any of a 7 accessible Civic Si Coupe colors.

After phenomenon a Compass360 Racing HPD 2012 Civic Si Coupe Racecar, HPD supposing sum about a new racing opening tools module for a all-new Civic Coupe. Earlier this year, HPD began sales of Civic bodies-in-white, also on display. For builders of racecars, starting their build with a body-in-white represents poignant cost and labor assets when compared to a squeeze and acclimatisation of a fully-equipped prolongation car. Sales of a body-in-white began in July, and HPD has delivered a series to protected competition teams so far, labelled during $3,500 each. Additionally, HPD will shortly offer HPD-designed tools and branded racing components for a new Civic by a Honda Racing Line. These racing tools are tailored for use in a SCCA World Challenge and Grand Am’s Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge. They will be accessible early in 2012, and full sum and pricing will be accessible during that time.

Combining a imagination of HPD and a styling and opening story of HFP, a Accord Coupe V6 HFP Concept facilities a full apartment of currently-available HFP components. HPD guided a origination of a “concept,” that includes a supercharger and opening atmosphere intake and empty systems. Building on a batch 3.5-liter V6 engine, a supercharged engine is estimated to furnish 335 hp and 285 ft. lbs of torque (up 64 hp and 34 ft. lbs vs. batch car). This automobile was mutated to denote a opening intensity of a Accord V6 coupe and to sign consumer interest. Honda has no stream prolongation skeleton for a concept.

Sporting accessible Honda Genuine Accessories, a 2012 Civic Si Sedan shows that opening and character can come with 4 doors. It facilities 18×7 in. HFP amalgamate wheels, all-season building mats, case tray, load net, load offshoot and dash guards. All Honda Genuine Accessories, including HFP components, offer a 3-year/36,000 mile guaranty like a Civic itself, if they are purchased and commissioned during a time of new automobile purchase, and are engineered to be entirely concordant with any Honda vehicle.

Nestled among dual previously-seen Honda-modified CR-Z competition hybrids, a HPD CR-Z Hybrid R Concept and a CR-Z with MUGEN accessories, is a stand-alone HPD CR-Z engine judgment versed with a supercharger. This 1.5-liter engine judgment builds on HPD’s knowledge with a turbocharged HPD CR-Z Racer that competed during a 25 Hours of Thunderhill final year and represents HPD’s continued scrutiny of a opening intensity of a CR-Z.

Reaching out to a import community, Honda invited 3 eccentric automobile tuners to build and arrangement their Civic Si concepts during a SEMA Show. Tuners were asked to pull a boundary of opening and character with their builds, and a vehicles on arrangement denote a personalized intensity of a Si Coupe and Sedan. Following final year’s extraordinary CR-Z build, Bisimoto Engineering delivered a 1004 hp chronicle of a Civic Si Coupe. Having formerly built dual generations of Fit plan vehicles, Tjin Edition brings a possess take on a Civic Si Sedan, display that character and opening can coexist with kids and a family. And creation a Honda SEMA Show debut, Fox Marketing pulled out all of a stops to emanate a wide-body, turbo-charged chronicle of a Civic Si Coupe.

Vehicles on Display during a Honda Booth

From American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
2012 Civic Si Coupe with limited-edition HFP™ package
2012 Civic Si Sedan with Honda Genuine Accessories
2012 Accord Coupe V6 HFP™ Concept
2011 CR-Z with MUGEN Accessories
2012 Civic Si Coupe mutated by blink-182 for a Honda Civic Tour

Historic Civic models from a American Honda Collection
2000 Civic Si Challenge leader (by Superstreet magazine)
1975 Civic 3dr

From Honda Performance Development, Inc.
2012 HPD Compass360 World Challenge Spec Civic Si racecar
2012 Civic Coupe body-in-white
2011 CR-Z Hybrid R Concept
HPD CR-Z engine judgment with supercharger (engine only)

Aftermarket Project Vehicles
Bisimoto Engineering 2012 Civic Si Coupe
Fox Marketing 2012 Civic Si Coupe
Tjin Edition 2012 Civic Si Sedan

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