2016 Honda Civic Sedan

Jan 22nd
After an awkward phase that saw Honda producing cars with all the charisma of cold oatmeal, the company began to center itself last year. First, Honda sweetened the Accord’s recipe for 2016, following that up with a lighter, roomier, and more honest Civic, brandishing a zippy new optional 174-hp 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, which we found quite spritely in a…
2016 Honda Civic Sedan

Dec 15th
Honda will undoubtedly look back on the ninth-generation Civic, that unlovable lump of cheapness, as a lesson in continuous improvement. In so repeatedly flexing its renowned rapid-product-development muscle—overhauling the all-new 2012 Civic just a year later and then adding substantial equipment including a new transmission for 2014—Honda has surely grown stronger. It certainly righted the ship from a business standpoint.…
2014 Honda Civic Sedan

Nov 14th
Here’s a casebook illustration of why alternative technologies such as hybrids and electrics are having a rough go in the marketplace: traditional automobiles just keep getting better, too, sometimes by sharing the same “advances” pioneered by their supposed betters. In the HF trim level tested here, Honda offers a low-cost/high-mpg Civic appealing to frugal-minded car-shoppers who might otherwise land in…