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DX DX Manual Coupe


Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 x - TBD -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.7

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.8


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.5 (Est)
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5


Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 1.8L/110
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 128 @ 4300
Fuel System MPFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 140 @ 6300
Engine Order Code

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 103.1
Length, Overall (in) 176.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 59.0
Height, Overall (in) 55.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.0

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Hip Room (in) 53.2
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 83.2
Second Hip Room (in) 49.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.2
Second Leg Room (in) 30.8
Second Head Room (in) 34.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.1


Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 31 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 (Est)


Steering Type Electric Var Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.65
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.5


Vehicle Name Honda Civic Cpe
Body Style 2 Door Coupe


Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 18.0
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 15.0
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.71
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.43
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut


Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size T135/80R16


Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)


Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.24
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.87
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.14
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.29
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73


EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2716


Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel