TORRANCE, Calif. – The all-new Civic Hatchback Sport has been named a 2017 AUTOMOBILE All-Star, putting a Euro-inspired, versatile five-door in a association of mixed high-performance vehicles that also perceived a fame this year. AUTOMOBILE staff and guest judges evaluated dual dozen vehicles on a highway and lane to establish a many constrained new vehicles of 2017 that paint style, class, significance and desirability.
“The Honda Civic Hatchback Sport is a versatile, fit automobile that’s a blast to expostulate hard,” pronounced AUTOMOBILE Editor-in-Chief Mike Floyd. “Our editors praised a handling, steering feel, and well-spoken primer gearbox. And it’s a smoking understanding during usually over 22 grand. All of that creates it a exile All-Star in a book.”
With a 180 horsepower and 177 lb-ft of torque1 chronicle of a Civic’s 1.5-liter turbo engine interconnected with an enchanting 6-speed primer transmission2 and sporting Euro-inspired styling and handling, a 2017 Civic Hatchback Sport delivers a winning multiple of value, fun-to-drive opening and hatchback versatility.
“We are respected to make AUTOMOBILE’s All-Star list. Since a 2017 Civic Hatchback arrived in a U.S. final fall, it has been winning a hearts and minds of not usually enthusiasts though bland drivers who conclude a pushing dynamics and utility,” pronounced Jeff Conrad, comparison clamp boss ubiquitous manager of a Honda Division, American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
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1 Sport 6MT Peak power: 180 hp @ 5500 rpm (SAE net), Peak torque: 177 lb-ft @ 1900-5000 rpm (SAE net).
2 Civic Hatchback Sport is also accessible with a CVT.
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