1982 Honda Civic Overview


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1300 FE Hatchback
1300 Hatchback
1500 DX Hatchback
1500 GL Hatchback
1500 Wagon

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3.25 stars

Based on 4 reviews

Best Car On The Planet! by lovemy82honda
 — I'm the original owner of a 1982 Honda Civic FE hatchback, and I can't imagine ever selling it. It's 30 years old this year, and I'm giving it an extra nice paint job as a birthday present. People b... Read More
Great Car by Jaffrey2
 — it's a year older than me, but i love it. good gas mileage, gets going pretty fast, and super easy to drive(besides the lack of power steering haha). good visibility and really easy to park. Read More
Average Appearance, But Very Reliable! by RudeAwakening
 — This was one of my first cars. It was blue with grey cloth interior. It wasn't my first choice for a vehicle, but I needed something reliable. This car never broke down on me. I ended up selling i... Read More

1982 Honda Civic Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 4 reviews

1982 Honda Civic

"Still reliable", "economical", "fun to drive",  "cheap repairs and parts", and "great beater" are just some of the descriptions current drivers have of the 1982 Honda Civic they drive.

The introduction of the Civic FE (fuel economy) model thrilled some who wanted more than the standard 40 mpg that most Civics delivered.   It was the same basic '82 Civic but the 1.5 liter engine no pumped out 67 hp and offered 41 mpg.

You can still see these old Civics on the road — and usually their drivers are smiling —  as well they should given the car's consistent reliability and driving economy.  Honda has certainly received a loyal following.


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