New Honda Civic. Had a bit of a Miss with the American version of the new Honda Civic, the Japanese have learned and plan to European.
The Americans did not have to worry, it will come, but until then, european 2013 Honda Civic promises something exciting for the old continent.
Japanese company aiming to serve one of the best players in the diesel market in this level.
Should be epic with a diesel engine. It sounds like sacrilege for petrolheads, but let’s give it a dignified occasion deserves.
From the display, which makes it better than a diesel engine matching popular cars such as the new Honda powerplant will have enough in this spec sheet.
This new engine will be produced in conjunction with the new Honda Civic factory in Swindon, United Kingdom.
Producing 120 horsepower and 221 lb-ft from 1.6-litre diesel engine is quite impressive. In particular, when taking into account that the Volkswagen engine similarly sized produces only 105 horsepower.
While some fuel economy figures are not published, the new diesel Honda will produce no more than 100 grams of CO2/km.
Inserts a calamus in the CAP Honda diesel is that the new powerplant is the lightest in its class. The nature of the inner workings of diesel engines must be built strongly and often end up heavy.
According to the Japanese, the 1.6-litre diesel will be in the next-generation Honda Civic will tip the scales at only 396 pounds.