Despite the fact that the bi-annual Salon of the Car of Barcelona is not one of the most important events for the sector at the global level, we always see some other important novelty for the Spanish market. Honda will be there present, and will not precisely barefoot. The japanese constructor will, for the first time in Spain, the new Honda Civic Sedan and Honda Civic Type R.
The historical japanese model has recently been renovated and already have the data and prices of the versions in body 5 doors up to the time known. For now, the Honda Civic is only available in Spain, with the engines 1.0 three-cylinder and 1.5 tetracilíndrico, both being petrol with turbocharging and without be offered, of time, no motorisation diesel. Honda claims that these variants of diesel fuel will arrive at the end of the year.
Honda Civic Sedan
The sedan body will be incorporated into the range of the compact japanese in the month of may. at The start of your marketing will only be offered with the propellant 1.5 of 182 HP. Later will come also the engines diesel and, possibly, be accompanied by the 1.0 Turbo petrol. The Honda Civic Sedan will be differentiated primarily from its counterpart of 5 doors in the rear. The trunk this version is substantially larger, increasing the loading space of more than 100 liters until you reach the 519 litres.
series brings the safety equipment Honda Sensing, which encompasses systems active safety as the system of warning of frontal collision, alert of involuntary change of lane maintenance (acting on the direction), angle sensor died or speed regulator adaptive. No shortage of systems infotainment present in the 5-door as the 7-inch touch screen and connectivity systems Apple CarPlay and Android Auto; as well as multiple applications.
Honda Civic Type R
As we said at the start, in the Hall of Barcelona also will see, for the first time in Spain, the new Honda Civic Type R. As you might well know, this new generation of Type R it has changed the drive system from the previous one, going from 310 to 320 HP. Now has three modes of driving, having added the mode “Comfort” to “Sport” and +”R”. The chassis also improves, as it has been developed on a new platform, increasing its distance between the axes and the torsional rigidity at the same time that it has achieved a greater lightness.