Sedan 2018-2019 Honda Civic ninth generation has undergone a serious upgrade. The Japanese company has introduced a new version of the 2018-2019 Honda Civic on the podium auto show in Los Angeles (November ). What caused such a hasty update? After all, since the beginning of the ninth generation of sales in the United States it has been only 1.5 years, while in Russia the car appeared at all in March .
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The reason is dissatisfaction with US buyers quality interior materials and a few bland appearance of the car. The most interesting is the fact that the Japanese manufacturer has deliberately made different sedan 2018-2019 Honda Civic 4d hatchback and the 2018-2019 Honda the Civic 5D , and now fixes “kosyachki”. In pyatidverki and with the appearance of a full order and the materials in the cabin customers do not complain, one word car for Europe. The American market is the priority for 2018-2019 Honda, here and decided to “Japanese” to quickly improve the car. We can only find these improvements, but at the same time remember the dimensions and the amount of clearance, evaluate the tires and wheels, color body color, look in the engine compartment (engine and gearbox), look at the suspension and examine the common specifications, the new security system filling comfort functions. Also, we hope that the updated sedan 2018-2019 Honda Civic will soon get to the Russian motorists.
The front part of the car has got a new hood with bright relief vyshtampovki. Expanded slot false radiator grille, it covers the black mesh with stylish chrome arc on the bottom, bumper also awarded chrome strip and foglights on the blackened elements. Optics headlamp became stricter, acquired a stern look. Forage been little change in the plastic rear lid and the rear bumper, the large and beautiful sidelights steel.
A review of the side car looks sportier and more severe, the designers clearly trying to pull up the exterior by way of Civic larger the Accord the 2018-2019 Honda . In our opinion the changes have benefited the car, as readers can draw their own conclusions by viewing the video and photo submissions by the end of the article.
- Changing the design of the updated 2018-2019 Honda Civic 4d did not affect the external dimensions of the body: 4545 mm – Length 1755 mm – width 1,435 mm – height 2675 mm – wheelbase, ground clearance – 150 mm.
- The vehicle is equipped with tires 205/55 R16 on steel or alloy wheels 16 size. Wheel arches and suspension allow setting and larger wheels: 225/50 R16, 225/45 R17 and 235/40 R18.
- To paint finishes are offered a choice of five color versions: Taffeta White (white), Deep Crimson (red), Dynamic Blue (blue), Urban Titanium (brown), Crystal Black (Black).
- Body 55% consists of parts made of high strength steel. Curb weight of car is from 1210 to 1270 kg, depending on the installed equipment.
In a qualitatively better trim materials have changed. The interior is now possible to order two color – black and cream or simply black. The upper surface of the front panel and door panel leather seat covers made of dark cloth, the option of a light or black leather interior. Torpedo not only looks stylish and high quality, but also is such in fact. The architecture of the dashboard and center console, launched in the direction of the driver, not changed, only the designers changed the air ducts and vents decorate their chromed frames. Go to the central console, tunnel became more powerful. To improve the sound insulation applied thicker windshield and front door glass. The cabin will be quieter – thanks to the new door seals and noise insulation materials.
The rest of the interior 2018-2019 Honda Civic 4d remains unchanged, a stylish two-storey dashboard, comfortable front and rear seats. In the first and second row seats with a margin in all directions (of course compared with classmates). Starting Elegance equipment promises enough rich content: ABC with Brake Assist, VSA – Stability, electric power steering EPS (was upgraded), Hill Start Assist, electric heating, climate control, heated front seats, a 5-inch color information display, music (CD MP3 USB 4 speakers). But in the most intensive PREMIUM will be added keyless access and start button motor, electric sunroof, rear-view camera, USB iPOD Bluetooth, xenon and other trifles. The surcharge system (FCW) will be offered in – warning of a possible collision and Lane Departure Warning (alarm about the intersection of the centerline marking line).
The trunk of a sedan with the passengers in the rear seats will take in their bins 440 liters of luggage, if desired, the rear row backrest can be folded down in parts and to increase the amount of useful cargo. Upholstery boot on an updated model of the non-staining black color material.
Technical characteristics of the new 2018-2019 Honda Civic: the engines in the restyling of the sedan have decided not to touch.
- As before in Russia 2018-2019 Honda Civic 4d 9th generation will be sold only with a petrol four-cylinder engine – a 1.8 liter i-VTEC (140 hp) with a 6 speed manual (or automatic transmission Automatic transmission 5). Dynamics to the first “hundred” for 8.7 (10.7) seconds at a top speed of 200 mph, fuel consumption, the manufacturer promises in mixed mode about 6.6-6.8 liters. In actual use test drive shows somewhat greater fuel consumption – 8-8.5 liters.
- In America, the wider choice of engines: gasoline – 2.4 liters (201 hp) 6 PCR with limited-slip differential for the 2018-2019 Honda Civic Si sedan. Hybrid (1.5 liters and 110 power the electric motor 23 “horses”) for the 2018-2019 Honda Civic hybrid. And running on LPG engine 1.8 liter 110 hp.
suspension architecture also remained unchanged: in front McPherson, rear mnogoryichazhka on double levers, but … characteristics of the suspension and steering have changed towards a brighter control. They put stiffer springs, anti-roll steel thicker sleeves and bushings received a Teflon coating.
How much is the price of 2018-2019 Honda Civic sedan dorestaylingovoy Year in Russia ranging from 749,000 rubles for the initial version of Elegance. Sale of top of the range Premium will be released in the value of 959,000 rubles.
Terms of deliveries of the updated sedan Civic 4d in Russia has not yet made public, as well as the price for which it can be bought. In the US, growth in the price of the improved sedan is only 180 US dollars, so that, given the rise in price of the basic version of the 2018-2019 Honda Civic LX chetyrehdverki costs only US $ 18165 (564200 rubles). Yes, we have the price in Russia.
PS Home sales restyled version of the 2018-2019 Honda Civic sedan in Russia is scheduled for early June at a price of 779 000 rubles for basic equipment Elegance (audio system, air conditioning, heated front seats, 8-NIL airbags, ABC, Stability and assistant when starting uphill), richer version of the Lifestyle (climate control, cruise control, Bluetooth, a proprietary system, fog and light sensor) worth of 839,000 rubles. Maximum packed 2018-2019 Honda Civic Executive is sold for the price of 939 000 rubles. Such prices in the States, we unfortunately do not offer.