Honda and its Civic are revolutionizing the compact segment in half the world. The tenth generation of the best-selling model of the Japanese House continues the expansion of its mechanical range in the different markets in which is already on sale. United States was among the first countries to receive and to customers interested in the model and the first deliveries are taking place, the brand is introducing new mechanics to make it more attractive.
When the imminent New York Auto Salon opened its doors, Honda will show to the public a new sports and mechanical version for the Civic. Version if powered turbo 1.5 litres engine displacement (derived from the current 1.5 block with 182 HP) and four-cylinder will have 205 horsepower. This engine will feature direct injection and will be associated with a gearbox manual cutting with six relations.
If the Civic version will be available in the United States with the two bodies has the model, the Coupe and sedan. On an aesthetic level compact Japanese will also receive changes since you will receive a front panel chaired by a sportier bumper. To improve the ventilation of the engine, it will have a larger air intake. In the rear, there will be a spoiler again design and an exhaust outlet located in the central part of the bumper.
In addition to the cosmetic changes, the Honda Civic if there will be structural improvements to make it more lightweight and sporty. Its chassis will be perfected and lightened to improve your weight on the scale and torsional rigidity. With everything, also you will receive a recalibration in its Steering, differential limited slip, Adaptive dampers with springs and stiffer anti-roll bars. Complete these changes a specific design new 18-inch alloy wheels .
For the American market, the Honda Civic if it will feature two driving modes. The driver can adjust the response Accelerator and steering wheel, along with suspensions, with modes Normal and Sport. Its equipment for United States has been revealed, but it will be variations depending on the market in what is put on sale.
We will have to wait for Honda to provide information on their arrival in Europe or Spain. It would be an intermediate version between the sportier Type R and the current top with 182 HP for what would become an option to take into account for those looking for a compact introduction and most exclusive.
Source – Honda