has been submitted in the United States the new 2016 Honda Civic Sedan . It corresponds to the tenth generation of this vehicle from the brand and will say more ambitious in the 43 year history of this model. Honda wants the Civic is a global model and will soon be added to one coupe sedan version, a high performance Si, five-door hatchback and the first time a Civic Type R for the US market.
The new Civic Sedan is a project that begins almost from scratch . Now has a new design that is based on the Honda Civic Concept prototype chassis premiered addition, technology and engine range. As for its dimensions, it is now a little wider and lower , thus achieving a more muscular and sporty image.
This model has improved torsional rigidity has improved by 25% through the use of high strength steel and is also 30 kg lighter. It has been revised aerodynamics to improve efficiency by 12%, this is achieved by covering the lower part of the body. Another aspect in which it has focused on driving position , which now ranks lower.
The 2016 Civic Sedan will be offered in the United States with two engines. On the one hand we have the atmospheric DOHC i-VTEC 2.0 liter that will be linked to the Civic Sedan LX and EX. It will reach a capacity of 160 horses and is linked to the six-speed manual transmission or automatic CVT (continuously variable). On the other hand the Civic Sedan LX-T, EX-L and Touring bear the first turbo engine that Honda offered in this country. This is the four-cylinder 1.5 has 175 horses and only offered with the CVT automatic transmission.
On the inside of the vehicle, it is now roomier and more premium atmosphere. As for equipment highlighted by the new 7-inch touch screen . Connectivity is also an important factor for this model and therefore will support carplay Apple and android auto. In finishes higher dual zone climate control, electric parking brake or adjustable and heated seats.
As for the driver assistance package Honda Sensing , which includes an anti-collision systems as assistant detector lane departure or adaptive cruise control function is provided jams. The new 2016 Honda Civic Sedan goes on sale in the US this fall . Is expected to also reach the European market but still unknown when.
Source – Honda
From 18,900 euro
Article 2016 Honda Civic Sedan: United States reaches a turbo engine was originally published in Current Motor