Looking for a Used Civic in your area?
CarGurus has 60,215 nationwide Civic listings starting at $999.
Average User Score
3 ⁄ 5 stars
Based on 2 reviews
1979 Honda Civic Overview
Overall User Score
Based on 2 reviews
This year, 1979, marks the last of the first generation Honda Civics. The year brought only a few changes to the Civic or CVCC, mostly just an increase in horsepower to 55.
People are still driving it — even now. In fact, last year, someone commented that his '79 Honda Civic was the most "functional and utilitarian vehicle" he'd ever owned and he compared it to a workhorse, calling it "a faithful, sturdy, always capable, and sure-footed little vehicle."
All drivers of the Honda Civic love its gas efficiency, its reliability, and its amazing ability to keep on going, though alternator replacements, new engines, and more.
What's your take on the 1979 Honda Civic?
Honda Civic Questions
Help To Find Parts For 1979 Hondamatics
Just picked up a '79 3 door and hitting dead ends on finding cam shaft, front cross member parts. Does anyone know of other avenues besides e-bay, this old honda, honda parts online and autoparts war...
What Were The Original Colors Of The 1979 Honda Civic?
I was given a 1979 Honda Civic. They spray painted it lime green and I don't know what was the original paint color. I want to restore it to an original color. Any idea what they were? Thank you!
How Much Did The 79 Cvcc Cost In 1979?
could you tell me in canadian and american dollars? it was a 5 speed. don't think it had air but it had a cassette, i believe.
1979 Honda Civic
i found a 79 honda civic hatchback that im looking to buy the owner told me all it needs is a carborator but hes asking 1195 and im hopeing its worth alot less the interior needs work has minor body d...
How Much Is The Car (in Good Nick) Worth Now?
I have a Honda Civic 1979, in very good nick. The plastic is still on the doors, the dash isn't cracked, and it has very low mileage for its age. I might need to seel it soon to make ends meet and I w...