2012 Honda Civic Specifications

New Base MSRP
$14,990.00 - $25,990.00
Used Average PriceN/A

Sedan

5
4

Trim

Si
EX-L
LX
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DX
EX
New Base MSRP
$25,990.00
Fuel Consumption
10.0Man. City
6.4Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
16.1-meter turning circle diameter
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P215/45R17
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
2.4L L4 DOHC 16-valve
Transmission
6 speed manual
Number of Speeds
6-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Overdrive
yes
Computer Controlled
yes
Axle Ratio
4.29
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Traction Control
yes
Stability Control
yes
Differential
limited-slip differential

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio With Auxiliary Input Jack
yes
Cd/Mp3/Wma Player
yes
7 Speakers Including Subwoofer
7
Glass-Imprinted Antenna
glass-imprinted antenna
Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio Controls
on steering wheel
Xm Satellite Radio With 3-Month Subscription
XM satellite radio with 3-month subscription
Sound System Usb Port
Sound system USB port
Power Door Locks
yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Up/Down Feature
yes
Cruise Control
yes
Front Reading Lights
front
Trunk Light
yes
Cabin Air Filter
yes
Driver-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Front Passenger-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Navigation System
Navigation system
Voice Recognition System
yes
Bluetooth Wireless Technology
yes
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
Air Conditioning
manual A/C
12-Volt Power Outlet
1
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Door Handles
body-color
Headlight Type
halogen
Headlight Auto-On
yes
Driving Lights
yes
Exterior Mirror Colour
body-color
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Rear Window Defroster
yes
Sunroof
power, glass

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Crystal Black Pearl,
Dyno Blue Pearl,
Sunburst Orange Pearl,
Taffeta White,
Polished Metal Metallic,

Interior Colours

Black,

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Brake Assist
yes
Electronic brake force distribution
yes
Anti-Theft Alarm
yes
Ignition Disable
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Roof Side Curtain
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Length (mm)
4504
Width (mm)
1752
Height (mm)
1435
Wheelbase (mm)
2670
Front Headroom (mm)
963
Rear Headroom (mm)
920
Front Legroom (mm)
1066
Rear Legroom (mm)
919
Cargo Capacity (L)
344
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
50

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
36
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000 km)
60
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000 km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000 km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
36
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000 km)
Unlimited
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000 km)
130
New Base MSRP
$24,390.00
Fuel Consumption
7.2Aut. City
5.0Aut. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
16.1-meter turning circle diameter
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P205/55R16
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
1.8L L4 SOHC 16-valve
Axle Ratio
4.29
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Traction Control
yes
Stability Control
yes
Transmission
5 speed automatic
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
automatic
Overdrive
yes
Computer Controlled
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio With Auxiliary Input Jack
yes
Cd/Mp3/Wma Player
yes
6 Speakers
6
Glass-Imprinted Antenna
glass-imprinted antenna
Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio Controls
on steering wheel
Sound System Usb Port
Sound system USB port
Power Door Locks
yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Up/Down Feature
yes
Cruise Control
yes
Front Reading Lights
front
Trunk Light
yes
Cabin Air Filter
yes
Driver-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Front Passenger-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Bluetooth Wireless Technology
yes
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
Air Conditioning
manual A/C
12-Volt Power Outlet
1
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Navigation System
Navigation system
Voice Recognition System
yes
Xm Satellite Radio With 3-Month Subscription
XM satellite radio with 3-month subscription

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Door Handles
body-color
Headlight Type
halogen
Driving Lights
yes
Exterior Mirror Colour
body-color
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Rear Window Defroster
yes
Headlight Auto-On
yes
Sunroof
power, glass

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Polished Metal Metallic,
Dyno Blue Pearl,
Alabaster Silver Metallic,
Crimson Red Pearl,
Urban Titanium Metallic,
Crystal Black Pearl,
Taffeta White,

Interior Colours

Grey,

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Brake Assist
yes
Electronic brake force distribution
yes
Anti-Theft Alarm
yes
Ignition Disable
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Roof Side Curtain
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Length (mm)
4504
Width (mm)
1752
Height (mm)
1435
Wheelbase (mm)
2670
Front Headroom (mm)
963
Rear Headroom (mm)
920
Front Legroom (mm)
1066
Rear Legroom (mm)
919
Cargo Capacity (L)
344
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
50
Curb Weight (kg)
1267

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
36
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000 km)
60
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000 km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000 km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
36
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000 km)
Unlimited
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000 km)
130
New Base MSRP
$17,740.00
Fuel Consumption
7.2Aut. City
5.0Aut. Hwy
7.2Man. City
5.4Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
16.1-meter turning circle diameter
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
steel wheels with covers
Tires
P195/65R15
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
1.8L L4 SOHC 16-valve
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Overdrive
yes
Axle Ratio
4.29
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Traction Control
yes
Stability Control
yes
Transmission (Optional)
5 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
5-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio With Auxiliary Input Jack
yes
Cd/Mp3/Wma Player
yes
4 Speakers
4
Glass-Imprinted Antenna
glass-imprinted antenna
Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio Controls
on steering wheel
Trunk Light
yes
Cabin Air Filter
yes
Driver-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Front Passenger-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
12-Volt Power Outlet
1
Intermittent Windshield Wipers
intermittent wipers
Air Conditioning
manual A/C
Bluetooth Wireless Technology
yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Up/Down Feature
yes
Power Door Locks
yes
Cruise Control
yes
Front Reading Lights
front
Sound System Usb Port
Sound system USB port

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Door Handles
body-color
Headlight Type
halogen
Headlight Auto-Off
yes
Driving Lights
yes
Rear Window Defroster
yes
Exterior Mirror Colour
body-color
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Dyno Blue Pearl,
Polished Metal Metallic,
Urban Titanium Metallic,
Crimson Red Pearl,
Crystal Black Pearl,
Taffeta White,
Alabaster Silver Metallic,

Interior Colours

Grey,

Safety

Brake Type
front disc/rear drum
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Brake Assist
yes
Electronic brake force distribution
yes
Ignition Disable
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Roof Side Curtain
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Length (mm)
4504
Width (mm)
1752
Height (mm)
1435
Wheelbase (mm)
2670
Front Headroom (mm)
992
Rear Headroom (mm)
942
Front Legroom (mm)
1066
Rear Legroom (mm)
919
Cargo Capacity (L)
353
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
50
Curb Weight (kg)
1202
Anti-Theft Alarm
yes

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
36
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000 km)
60
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000 km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000 km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
36
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000 km)
Unlimited
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000 km)
130
New Base MSRP
$14,990.00
Fuel Consumption
7.2Man. City
5.4Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
16.1-meter turning circle diameter
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
steel wheels with covers
Tires
P195/65R15
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
1.8L L4 SOHC 16-valve
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Overdrive
yes
Axle Ratio
4.29
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Traction Control
yes
Stability Control
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio With Auxiliary Input Jack
yes
Cd/Mp3/Wma Player
yes
4 Speakers
4
Glass-Imprinted Antenna
glass-imprinted antenna
Trunk Light
yes
Cabin Air Filter
yes
Driver-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Front Passenger-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
12-Volt Power Outlet
1
Intermittent Windshield Wipers
intermittent wipers
Power Windows
yes

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Door Handles
black
Headlight Type
halogen
Headlight Auto-Off
yes
Driving Lights
yes
Rear Window Defroster
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Taffeta White,
Dyno Blue Pearl,
Polished Metal Metallic,
Crystal Black Pearl,
Alabaster Silver Metallic,

Interior Colours

Grey,

Safety

Brake Type
front disc/rear drum
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Brake Assist
yes
Electronic brake force distribution
yes
Ignition Disable
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Roof Side Curtain
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Length (mm)
4504
Width (mm)
1752
Height (mm)
1435
Wheelbase (mm)
2670
Front Headroom (mm)
992
Rear Headroom (mm)
942
Front Legroom (mm)
1066
Rear Legroom (mm)
919
Cargo Capacity (L)
353
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
50
Curb Weight (kg)
1190

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
36
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000 km)
60
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000 km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000 km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
36
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000 km)
Unlimited
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000 km)
130
New Base MSRP
$19,740.00
Fuel Consumption
7.2Aut. City
5.0Aut. Hwy
7.2Man. City
5.4Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
16.1-meter turning circle diameter
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P205/55R16
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
1.8L L4 SOHC 16-valve
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Overdrive
yes
Axle Ratio
4.29
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Traction Control
yes
Stability Control
yes
Transmission (Optional)
5 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
5-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio With Auxiliary Input Jack
yes
Cd/Mp3/Wma Player
yes
6 Speakers
6
Glass-Imprinted Antenna
glass-imprinted antenna
Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio Controls
on steering wheel
Sound System Usb Port
Sound system USB port
Power Door Locks
yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Up/Down Feature
yes
Cruise Control
yes
Front Reading Lights
front
Trunk Light
yes
Cabin Air Filter
yes
Driver-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Front Passenger-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Bluetooth Wireless Technology
yes
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
Air Conditioning
manual A/C
12-Volt Power Outlet
1
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Door Handles
body-color
Headlight Type
halogen
Headlight Auto-Off
yes
Driving Lights
yes
Exterior Mirror Colour
body-color
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Rear Window Defroster
yes
Sunroof
power, glass

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Crystal Black Pearl,
Crimson Red Pearl,
Taffeta White,
Alabaster Silver Metallic,
Urban Titanium Metallic,
Dyno Blue Pearl,
Polished Metal Metallic,

Interior Colours

Grey,

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Brake Assist
yes
Electronic brake force distribution
yes
Anti-Theft Alarm
yes
Ignition Disable
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Roof Side Curtain
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Length (mm)
4504
Width (mm)
1752
Height (mm)
1435
Wheelbase (mm)
2670
Front Headroom (mm)
963
Rear Headroom (mm)
920
Front Legroom (mm)
1066
Rear Legroom (mm)
919
Cargo Capacity (L)
344
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
50
Curb Weight (kg)
1227

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
36
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000 km)
60
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000 km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000 km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
36
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000 km)
Unlimited
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000 km)
130

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