On Wednesday 1, April 2015 Honda Motor Company pulled off a brand new surprise at the 2015 New York Auto Show by unveiling an all new, stylish and dramatically plush 2016 Honda Civic. Honda describes the new Civic as a “concept” however it intends to actualize this concept car into production for 2016model year.
2016 Honda Civic New
For nine generations, the 2016 Honda Civic has been a great car for customers whose desire is to have dependable and safe transportation. Lately, Honda has gone a step further to manufacture a new Civic which will surely be reliable, comfortable, affordable and most importantly it will come with a sporty look and charisma. In addition, Honda executives hailed the stiff body structure of the new car which will give it a quieter interior and an improved handling. The body structure will come in three styles which include the five door hatchback, the four door hatchback and the sedan and coupe. Its optional GT Pack will add red accents to the front and rear spoilers. In addition, it will act as host for safety and convenience features like parking sensors, navigation sensors, lane-departure warning, dual zone automatic climate control, forward-collision warning, and rain sensing wipers among many other attractive accessory features. 2016 Honda Civic the cabin will definitely be outfitted with high back sports seats having black suede with red stitching. The steering wheel will also have red stitching featuring a red centering band at the top.
2016 Honda Civic Engine
The brand new 2016 Honda Civic will come with a new 2.0 liter direct injected turbo engine to back up its plush sporty look. It will also have a longer wheel base compared to the old one. This feature will improve the legroom for rear seat passengers as well as improve its handling.
The VTEC-4-cylinder will be able to give 295 lb-ft of torque at 2500 rpm and 306 horsepower at precisely 6500 rpm, the highest figures for the civic Honda model. According to Honda, this civic will have the capability of accelerating from 0-62 mph in a span of 5.7 seconds achieving top speed of 168 mph. Furthermore, it will come with a six manual speed transmission. Apart from the turbocharged engine, the new 2016 Honda Civic will come with adjustable dampers with four modes. Additionally, the chassis will boldly boast of Brembo brakes with four piston calipers and 13.8 inches front rotors. The wheels will be 19 inches in black/reddish pinstripe and wrapped with 235/35 tires of ultra low profile. This car will be able to provide a gas consumption of up to 40 miles per gallon. This consumption rate is a 30% increase in fuel economy compared to the previous version.
2016 Honda Civic Price and Release
This car will be in the market in mid 2016 Honda Civic and its price is likely to range from $30,000 to $55,000 depending on the consumer demand to cater for its additional enhancements. We will keep you posted on the exact release date and the exact price of this stylish Civic. In conclusion, the 2016 Honda Civic is a great “concept” which we await eagerly to behold. Let’s keep a close eye as we wait to finally enjoy a ride in this plush, stylish and sporty turbo-charged car.