Honda Automobiles: Honda Reveals 2017 Civic Si Coupe and Sedan in Dynamic Global Debut Video

Posted on 06. Apr, 2017 by in Honda Canada

  • First ever turbocharged Civic Si is many agile, best-handling Si yet
  • Standard comforts embody Apple Carplay™ and Android Auto™
  • Production exhibit of Civic Si Coupe and Sedan variants on YouTube

The all-new Honda Civic Si Coupe and Civic Si Sedan debuted now in a tellurian exhibit video promote on Honda’s YouTube channel during honda.us/2017CivicSiReveal. The sparkling and energetic video comforts a stylish, personal two-door coupe and sleek, easy four-door sedan – both sporty Si variants are designed for a bland enthusiast. The new Civic Si Sedan and Coupe will go on-sale subsequent month with an MSRP in a mid-$20,000 range.

“The 2017 Honda Civic Si is a initial turbocharged Si and sets a new sporty compress benchmark in terms of lively and accurate doing while building toward a launch of a Type R as a final section in a epic 10th-generation Civic story,” pronounced Jeff Conrad, comparison clamp boss car division, American Honda.

Powertrain and chassis
Powering a Civic Si is a high-performance, high-torque 1.5-liter, directed-injected and turbocharged DOHC in-line 4-cylinder engine with twin non-static cam timing (dual VTC). Mated to a short-throw, 6-speed primer transmission, a powertrain provides a stirring new pushing knowledge with some-more low-end grunt and increasing torque outlay opposite a engine’s full rev operation compared to a prior Si. Peak horsepower of 205 horsepower1 arrives 1300 rpm reduce in a rev range, and a increasing rise torque of 192 lb-ft2 (+18 lb-ft) is constructed 2300 rpm progressing and postulated over 70 percent of a rev range.

Allowing full function of a powertrain, a 2017 Civic Si is significantly lighter than a prior era indication and comforts a some-more firm physique including rarely upgraded framework and expostulate components. These upgrades embody a dual-pinion adaptive electric energy steering complement with non-static ratios, sport-tuned suspension, an adaptive check system, a scrolled limited-slip differential, incomparable 12.3-inch front stop rotors and wider 235/40 R18 tires with a opening tire option. In serve to adaptive dampers, cessation upgrades embody stiffer open rates, some-more firm stabilizer bars (+30 percent front, +60 percent rear), plain front and back correspondence bushings, and ultra-rigid front top control arms common with a Civic Type R.

Allowing a motorist to select car energy and framework energetic characteristics according to their tastes and a pushing environment, a 2017 Civic Si now comforts dual pushing mode options: Normal and Sport. From a some-more comfort-oriented nonetheless good tranquil default Normal Mode, a Sport Mode adjusts a cessation damping characteristics and steering and stifle response for a some-more frozen and approach pushing experience.

Sporty pattern and styling
Upping a sporty character quotient from a customary Civic Sedan and Coupe, a Si models underline an assertive black “wing” front fascia with incomparable side atmosphere intake features, 18-inch 10-spoke amalgamate wheels with a model-exclusive two-tone finish, wearing 235mm-wide, low-profile tires, and a chrome center-mounted polygonal empty finisher. At a rear, a Si Sedan includes incomparable side opening comforts and a rug lid spoiler incorporating a LED stop light. The Si Coupe continues a Civic Coupe’s particular full-width light bar and adds a distinguished lifted spoiler.

The Civic Si interior comforts Si-exclusive bolstered front competition seats with red stitching, including stitched Si logos. The red competition stitching carries by to a doors, steering circle and leather change foot with aluminum change knob. The Si interior also comforts a red driver’s TFT scale and audio complement illumination, aluminum competition pedals and Dry Metal Carbon instrument row trim.

Interior Comfort, Convenience and Connectivity
The new Civic Si variants offers reward comfort and preference comforts building off of a EX-T Civic Sedan and EX-T Civic Coupe, including:

  • Electronic parking brake
  • Walk divided doorway locking
  • Dual-zone involuntary meridian control
  • Heated front seats
  • Rain-sensing wipers

Accommodating complicated connectivity needs, a new Civic Si also includes a 7-inch Display Audio touchscreen that serves as a haughtiness core for control of audio, HVAC and other functions. The Display Audio is integrated with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ platforms, providing seamless formation of smartphone comforts and functions, including app-based navigation, streaming audio, voice-controlled hunt capabilities, and entrance to a horde of Apple- or Google-approved smartphone apps. All Si models underline a 450-watt, 10-speaker AM/FM/CD sound complement with SiriusXM® Radio, HD Radio™ and Pandora® capability.

Safety
The 2017 Civic Si Coupe and Sedan are designed to yield a high turn of collision reserve opening in a far-reaching accumulation of collision scenarios, including equivalent and oblique-angle frontal collisions as good as side and back impacts. The Civic’s reserve opening starts with a class-leading brazen prominence and precise, fast and predicted steering, doing and braking performance. Standard four-channel anti-lock brakes (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA)4 with traction control and Agile Handling Assist serve raise energetic fortitude and puncture maneuvering and braking performance. The Civic Si targets a top NCAP 5-star Overall Vehicle Score.

Manufacturing
The 2017 Civic Si Coupe and Sedan for a U.S. marketplace will be constructed during Honda’s plant in Ontario, Canada, regulating domestic and globally sourced parts. Its engine is constructed in Anna, Ohio regulating domestic and globally sourced parts, during a largest car engine plant in Honda’s tellurian prolongation network.

For More Information
Consumer information is accessible atautomobiles.honda.com/future-cars/civic-si. To join a Civic Si village on Facebook, revisit facebook.com/hondacivic. To stay sensitive on Civic Si updates, consumers can pointer adult for Get on a List notifications during automobiles.honda.com/future-cars/civic-si#signup. Additional media information including high-resolution photography of a Honda Civic Si Prototype is accessible during hondanews.com/honda-automobiles/channels/civic-si.

About Honda
Honda offers a full line of reliable, fuel-efficient and fun-to-drive vehicles with modernized reserve technologies sole by over 1,000 eccentric U.S. Honda dealers. The Honda lineup includes a Fit, Civic, Accord and Clarity newcomer cars, along with a HR-V, CR-V and Pilot sport/utility vehicles, a Ridgeline pickup and a Odyssey minivan.

Honda has been producing automobiles in America for 34 years and now operates 19 vital production comforts in North America. In 2015, some-more than 99 percent of all Honda vehicles sole in a U.S. were done in North America, regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

1 205 horsepower @ 5700 rpm (SAE net)
2 192 lb-ft of torque @ 2100-5000 rpm (SAE net)

 

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