Honda Automobiles: All-New 2012 Honda Civic Makes World Debut during New York International Auto Show

Posted on 20. Apr, 2011 by in Honda Canada

The whole 2012 Honda Civic lineup is creation a rarely expected universe entrance now during a 2011 New York International Auto Show. The required gasoline-powered Civic Sedan and Civic Coupe, high-performance Civic Si Coupe, gasoline-electric Civic Hybrid, Civic Natural Gas and Civic HF, an all-new high fuel economy indication are being shown publicly for a initial time.

“The all-new Civic builds on a recognition of a prior era with a finish record makeover, aloft turn of excellence and character while improving a position as an glorious value,” pronounced John Mendel, executive clamp boss of sales for American Honda Motor Co., Inc. “The Civic offers a many different indication lineup in a attention to best accommodate a needs and preferences of particular customers.”

In further to debuting during a New York International Auto Show, a Civic went on-sale now during Honda dealerships nationwide. The bottom indication Civic DX Coupe manufacturer’s suggested sell price1 (MSRP) starts during $15,605, that is unvaried from a effusive model. This value-oriented pricing continues opposite a lineup with navigation-equipped models labelled reduction than a previous-generation model.

For 2012, all existent Civic models grasp aloft EPA fuel-economy ratings2 compared to a 2011 models, adult by as many as 8 percent on a highway in Civic Sedans and Coupes versed with involuntary transmissions.

The Civic Hybrid achieves an EPA-estimated fuel economy rating2 of 44 mpg city, 44 mpg highway and 44 mpg city/highway combined, creation it a many fuel-efficient sedan now accessible in a U.S. The Civic Hybrid also introduces a latest era of a Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) complement – now with a lithium-ion battery for a initial time on a Honda hybrid vehicle. Additionally, an wholly new model, a Civic HF, debuts as a value-oriented, high fuel-economy sedan with an EPA estimated highway fuel economy rating2 of 41 mpg, a tip for a conventional, gasoline-powered car with an involuntary transmission.

The 2012 Civic will be offering with several new technologies and comforts including a 5-inch LCD “intelligent” Multi-Information Display (i-MID), that provides entrance to mixed customizable features. Additionally, all new Civic models solely a Civic Si, accept Eco Assist technology, an creation that can raise fit car operation while providing feedback to foster more-efficient particular pushing styles.

Safety on a Civic stays a tip priority and a new indication comforts a far-reaching accumulation of customary apparatus including Honda’s disdainful Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) physique structure for extended frontal collision appetite government and vehicle-to-vehicle frontal pile-up compatibility. Standard reserve apparatus includes VSA that integrates with a new Motion Adaptive Electric Power Steering (EPS) system; dual-stage, multiple-threshold front airbags; front side airbags with passenger position showing complement (OPDS); side screen airbags; and a 4-channel anti-lock braking complement (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist. The 2012 Civic is expected to measure good in both a sovereign government’s New Car Assessment Program3 (NCAP) and a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety4 (IIHS) car evaluations

Currently, some-more than 95 percent of all Civics sole in a U.S. are built 5 in North America during production comforts in possibly Greensburg, Indiana or Alliston, Ontario in Canada.

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1 MSRP incompatible tax, license, registration, $750.00 end assign and options. Dealer prices might vary.

2 Based on 2012 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison functions only. Do not review to models before 2008. Your tangible mileage will change depending on how we expostulate and say your vehicle.

3 Preliminary formula dynamic by Honda. Final formula were not accessible during a time of printing. Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are partial of a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) New Car Assessment Program. Vehicles tested underneath this module can't be compared to Model Year 2010 and progressing vehicles. Ratings should usually be compared to identical ratings on Model Year 2011 and after vehicles (if rated underneath a new program). For additional information on a 5-Star Safety Ratings program, greatfully revisit www.safercar.gov. Models tested with customary side airbag.

4 Government star ratings are partial of a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) prior New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov) finale with 2010 models. Models tested with discretionary side airbag.

5 Of domestic and globally sourced parts.

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