Honda Automobiles: Unveiling of Sporty Honda Civic Si Prototype Completes 10th Generation Civic Line-up

Posted on 16. Nov, 2016 by in Honda Canada

  • 2017 Civic Si will be fastest, many absolute Si yet
  • Si Coupe and Si Sedan fasten 10th-generation Civic lineup in 2017
  • Active steering, active suspension, limited-slip differential and high-performance tires among Si opening upgrades
  • All models to underline short-shifting 6-speed manual

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – The Honda Civic Si Prototype done a tellurian entrance today, giving Honda enthusiasts a good demeanour during a pattern and opening instruction for a 2017 Civic Si Coupe and Si Sedan, both rising subsequent year. The Civic Si Prototype will be on arrangement during a 2016 Los Angeles International Auto Show where it will be assimilated by a Civic Sedan, Coupe and Hatchback siblings, and a radical Civic Type-R Prototype, providing a initial open event to see all 5 Civic variants. This will also be a initial time a Type-R interior will be shown.

The shimmering Rallye Red Pearl Civic Si Prototype comforts a full Factory Performance (HFP) aero kit, including front and back splitters and back spoiler, and a center-mounted polygonal empty finisher and 19-inch 235/35Y high-performance tires mounted on HFP 19 x 8J 10-spoke fake aluminum amalgamate wheels.

The 2017 Civic Si Coupe and Si Sedan will be powered by 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) corresponding to a short-shifting 6-speed primer transmission. Additional opening upgrades for a Si variants will embody a new active check system, active steering system, limited-slip differential and accessible high-performance tires.

“With a new Honda Civic Si, we’re injecting even some-more sporty integrity into a 10th-generation Civic lineup,” pronounced Jeff Conrad, comparison clamp boss and ubiquitous manager of Honda.  “This will be, hands down, a fastest, best-handling Si we’ve ever offering to a customers.”

The Civic Si Prototype interior closely previews a prolongation indication and comforts Si-exclusive 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 Prototype interior also comforts a red driver’s TFT scale and audio complement illumination, aluminum competition pedals and Dry Metal Carbon instrument row trim.

The Civic Si Coupe and Si Sedan will launch subsequent year as a latest additions to a 10th-generation Honda Civic lineup, fasten a Civic Sedan, Civic Coupe and just-launched Civic Hatchback. The rollout of a 10th-gen Civic lineup will be finished with a launch of a new track-ready Civic Type-R subsequent year. 

The 2016 Civic Sedan was named North American Car of a Year during a North American International Auto Show in January. Civic is a best-selling automobile with particular American automobile buyers in 2016 and is on lane to post a top U.S. sales in a 44-year history, with sales adult 11.7 percent to 310,142 units by a finish of October. The prior U.S. sales record for Civic of 339,289 units was set in 2008.

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