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2012 Honda Civic Trims

DX

Avg. Price: $15,029

The entry-level 2012 Honda Civic DX compact sedan comes equipped with such standard features as power windows, a tilt/telescopic steering column, a center console with storage, and fabric seats with height adjustment for the driver and a fold-down rear seatback. In addition, front and back beverage holders and door pocket storage comes standard. Safety features include front and rear side-curtain airbags and front-side airbags, as well as dual-stage front airbags. Vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist are all included with the standard package. Outside, standard equipment includes folding power mirrors and auto-off headlights.

A 1.8-liter i-VTEC 4-cylinder engine drives the Civic DX. The engine generates 140 hp and 128 lb-ft of torque and features multi-point fuel injection, a Direct Ignition system and a Drive-by-Wire throttle system, which enhance performance, fuel economy and responsiveness. The engine links to either a 5-speed manual transmission, which comes standard, or an optional 5-speed automatic. Tweaks to the engine this year have boosted fuel economy numbers to 28/39 mpg when the engine is mated to the automatic transmission, and 28/36 when linked to the manual transmission. The engine runs on regular unleaded fuel. The front-wheel-drive DX rides on 15-inch wheels with all-season tires.

EX

Avg. Price: $16,583

The well-equipped 2012 Honda Civic EX sedan adds a number of standard features not found on lower-end Civic trims, including a one-touch power moonroof with a tilt feature, Bluetooth, an exterior temperature gauge and a fold-down center armrest for the second row. The 160-watt audio package with an MP3/CD player, speed-sensitive volume and an input jack also upgrades to a 6-speaker system. In addition, the EX comes equipped with Honda's new 6.5-inch LCD intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which handles audio, Bluetooth and general vehicle information. Other standard features for the EX include air conditioning with air filtration, cruise control, a tilt/telescopic steering wheel and power windows and door locks. Interior safety equipment includes dual-stage front, front-side and side-curtain airbags. Outside, folding power mirrors and auto-off headlights are among the standard features.

A 1.8-liter i-VTEC 4-cylinder engine drives the Civic EX. The engine generates 140 hp and 128 lb-ft of torque, and mates to a 5-speed automatic transmission. Thanks to minor engine tweaking this year, the powerplant posts improved fuel economy numbers of 28/39 mpg. Vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution, and brake assist are all included with the standard equipment package. The Civic EX sits on 16-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires.

EX w/ Navigation

Avg. Price: $16,772

The 2012 Honda Civic EX sedan comes equipped with the latest version of Honda's satellite-linked navigation system with voice recognition, FM traffic and an extensive on-board database. The system is controlled through a 6.5-inch LCD color display with 16GB of flash memory, replacing the previous DVD-based system. The 6.5-inch display also incorporates Honda's new intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which also handles audio, Bluetooth and general vehicle information.

Standard interior features for the Civic EX with navigation include air conditioning with air filtration, power windows and door locks, Bluetooth, a one-touch power moonroof with a tilt feature and a fold-down center armrest for the second row. In addition, the 6-speaker, 160-watt audio system comes equipped with XM satellite radio as well as an MP3/CD player and speed-sensitive volume. Other standard features include remote keyless entry, a tilt/telescopic steering wheel and steering-wheel-mounted controls. Front and rear side-curtain airbags and front-side airbags, as well as dual-stage front airbags, are among the safety features. Outside, folding power mirrors and auto-off headlights are included with the standard package.

Power comes from a 1.8-liter i-VTEC 4-cylinder engine, which links to a 5-speed automatic transmission. The powerplant produces 140 hp and 128 lb-ft of torque and posts fuel economy numbers of 28/39 mpg. Vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist all come standard. The Civic EX with navigation rides on 16-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires.

EX-L

Avg. Price: $17,636

As the Civic's high-end trim, the 2012 Honda Civic EX-L comes well-equipped with a number of upscale features, including leather upholstery, heated front seats, and a leather-trimmed steering wheel. It also receives Honda's new 6.5-inch LCD intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which nestles into the upper right section of the EX-L's instrument panel. The new display system handles audio, Bluetooth and general vehicle information. Other standard features for the EX-L include a power moonroof, remote keyless entry, air conditioning with air filtration, steering-wheel-mounted controls and power windows and door locks. The second row features a fold-down armrest, and the 6-speaker, 160-watt audio system includes an MP3/CD player and speed-sensitive volume. Safety features include rear side-curtain airbags and front-side airbags, as well as dual-stage front airbags. Outside, heated power mirrors and auto-off headlights are among the standard features.

A 1.8-liter 4-cylinder engine provides power for the Civic EX-L. The engine generates 140 hp and 128 lb-ft of torque and mates to a 5-speed automatic transmission. Thanks to minor engine tweaking this year, the powerplant posts improved fuel economy numbers of 28/39 mpg. Vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist are all included with the standard equipment package. The front-wheel-drive Civic EX-L rides on 16-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires.

EX-L w/ Navigation

Avg. Price: $17,622

The 2012 Honda Civic EX-L with navigation comes equipped with the latest version of Honda's satellite-linked navigation system with voice recognition, FM traffic and an extensive on-board database. The system is controlled through a 6.5-inch LCD color display with 16GB of flash memory, replacing the previous DVD-based system. The 6.5-inch display also incorporates Honda's new intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which also handles audio, Bluetooth and general vehicle information. Other standard features for the EX-L with navigation include leather upholstery, heated front seats and a leather-wrapped steering wheel, as well as a power moonroof, remote keyless entry, air conditioning and power windows and door locks. Six airbags, including rear side-curtain, front-side, and dual-stage front airbags, come standard. Exterior features include heated side mirrors and auto-off headlights.

For power, the EX-L with navigation comes equipped with a 1.8-liter 4-cylinder engine, which produces 140 hp and 128 lb-ft of torque. The engine mates to a 5-speed automatic and posts improved fuel economy numbers of 28/39 mpg. Vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist are all included with the safety package. The front-wheel-drive Civic EX-L with navigation rides on 16-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires.

GX

The alternative-fuel Honda Civic GX, redubbed the Honda Civic Natural Gas for the 2012 model year, comes equipped with a tweaked version of Honda's 1.8-liter engine, so it can run on compressed natural gas rather than regular gasoline, making it the only factory-built car in the country designed to run on that type of fuel. The engine mates to a 5-speed automatic transmission and posts fuel economy numbers of 27/38 mpg. Previously available in only four states (California, Utah, New York and Oklahoma), the Civic Natural Gas (GX) is now sold at select dealers in 35 states. Owners can refuel the vehicle at specially equipped gas stations across the country or by using a home-refueling system. Because it runs on an alternative fuel, the front-wheel-drive Civic Natural Gas qualifies for the use of HOV (carpool) lanes in California and other states.

Standard features for the Civic Natural Gas include air conditioning, Bluetooth, steering-wheel-mounted controls, cruise control, a tilt/telescopic steering wheel and power windows and door locks. In addition, it receives Honda's new intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which handles audio, Bluetooth and general vehicle information. The Civic Natural Gas also comes equipped with remote keyless entry and a 4-speaker, 160-watt audio system with an MP3/CD player, an input jack and speed-sensitive sound. Power folding mirrors are among the exterior features. Standard safety equipment includes 6 airbags, as well as vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist. The front-wheel-drive Honda Civic Natural Gas (GX) rides on 15-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires.

HF

Avg. Price: $15,724

Hybrid

Avg. Price: $18,116

The 2012 Honda Civic Hybrid sedan receives a new powertrain, which delivers better overall performance and improved fuel economy. The powerplant consists of a new 1.5-liter 4-cylinder i-VTEC gas engine, which serves as the Hybrid's primary source of power. It works in conjunction with a larger, more powerful 23-hp electric motor, which Honda calls an "Integrated Motor Assist," or IMA. Together, the gas engine and electric motor generate 110 hp and 127 lb-ft of torque. That horsepower number is the same as the previous-generation powerplant, but the new engine achieves peak performance at 500 fewer rpm, providing better performance at lower speeds. Torque has increased by 4 lb-ft over the previous version. The Hybrid system also includes a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with a wide drive ratio for improved acceleration and performance at cruising speeds. In addition, the Hybrid receives a new, lighter, more compact lithium-ion battery system, replacing the previous nickel-metal hydride system. Other features of the Hybrid include a fuel-efficient ECON drive mode and regenerative braking. With its updated powertrain, the front-wheel-drive Hybrid now achieves fuel economy numbers of 44/44 mpg.

Standard features for the base Civic Hybrid include automatic climate control, Bluetooth, remote keyless entry, steering-wheel-mounted controls, and a 6-speaker, 160-watt audio system with an MP3/CD player and speed-sensitive volume. The Hybrid also receives Honda's new intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which occupies a spot in the center stack. The driver-feedback system monitors and displays fuel efficiency information, and handles audio, Bluetooth, and general vehicle information as well. Other standard interior features for the Hybrid include cruise control, a tilt/telescopic steering wheel, and power windows and door locks. Outside, the Hybrid comes equipped with such features as power folding side mirrors, foglights, and auto-off headlights. Safety equipment includes 6 airbags, as well as vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist. The 2012 Civic Hybrid rides on 15-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires.

Hybrid w/ Leather

Avg. Price: $18,126

Delivering a unique combination of fuel economy and upscale amenities, the Honda Civic Hybrid with Leather comes equipped with a new powertrain for 2012, as well as a lighter, more compact lithium-ion battery system. Inside, premium features include leather upholstery, heated front seats and a leather-trimmed steering wheel. In addition, the Hybrid with Leather receives Honda's new intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which provides the driver with feedback on fuel efficiency and driving performance and handles the audio and voice-activated Bluetooth systems as well. Other standard features on the Hybrid with Leather include automatic climate control, remote keyless entry, steering-wheel-mounted controls, cruise control, power windows and door locks, and a 6-speaker, 160-watt audio system with an MP3/CD player and speed-sensitive volume. Outside, power heated folding mirrors, foglights and auto-off headlights are among the standard features.

The Hybrid's new powertrain consists of a 1.5-liter 4-cylinder i-VTEC gas engine and a 23-hp electric motor. Together, the gas engine and electric motor generate 110 hp and 127 lb-ft of torque. While horsepower remains the same as the previous-generation powerplant, torque has increased by 4 lb-ft, and the new engine achieves peak performance at 500 fewer rpm, providing better performance at lower speeds. The powertrain also includes a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT), regenerative braking and a new lithium-ion battery system, which replaces the previous nickel-metal hydride system. With its updated powertrain, the front-wheel-drive Hybrid with Leather now achieves fuel economy numbers of 44/44 mpg. Standard safety features include 6 airbags, as well as vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist. The 2012 Civic Hybrid with Leather rides on 15-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires.

Hybrid w/ Leather and Nav

9 national listings
Avg. Price: $18,232

As the best-equipped Civic Hybrid available for 2012, the Honda Civic Hybrid with Leather and Navigation offers a wide range of upscale amenities as well as state-of-the-art fuel-efficient features. The Hybrid's satellite-linked navigation system, which includes voice recognition, FM traffic and an extensive on-board database, is controlled through a 6.5-inch LCD color display with 16GB of flash memory, replacing the previous DVD-based system. The 6.5-inch display also incorporates Honda's new intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which provides the driver with feedback on fuel efficiency and driving performance and handles the audio and voice-activated Bluetooth systems as well.

The Civic Hybrid with Leather and Navigation comes well-equipped with such premium features as leather upholstery, heated front seats and a leather-trimmed steering wheel. Other standard equipment includes automatic climate control, remote keyless entry, steering-wheel-mounted controls, cruise control, power windows and door locks, and a 6-speaker, 160-watt audio system with an MP3/CD player and speed-sensitive volume. Outside, power heated folding mirrors, foglights and auto-off headlights are among the standard features.

Power for the Civic Hybrid with Leather and Navigation comes from a new 1.5-liter, 4-cylinder gas engine and a 23-hp electric motor. Together, the gas engine and electric motor generate 110 hp and 127 lb-ft of torque. While horsepower remains the same as the previous-generation powerplant, torque has increased by 4 lb-ft. In addition, the new powerplant achieves peak performance at 500 fewer rpm, providing better performance at lower speeds. A Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT), regenerative braking and a new lithium-ion battery system, replacing the previous nickel-metal hydride system, also come standard on the front-wheel-drive Civic Hybrid, which posts fuel economy numbers of 44/44 mpg. Standard safety features include 6 airbags, as well as vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist. The 2012 Civic Hybrid with Leather and Navigation rides on 15-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires.

Hybrid w/ Navigation

Avg. Price: $18,670

The 2012 Honda Civic Hybrid with Navigation comes equipped with the latest version of Honda's satellite-linked navigation system, which includes voice recognition, FM traffic information and an extensive on-board database. Drivers can control the system through a 6.5-inch LCD color display with 16GB of flash memory, replacing the previous DVD-based system. The 6.5-inch display also incorporates Honda's new intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which handles audio, Bluetooth and general vehicle information. In addition, the system incorporates a power meter and provides the driver with feedback on fuel efficiency and driving performance. Other standard features on the Hybrid include automatic climate control, remote keyless entry, steering-wheel-mounted controls, cruise control, power windows and door locks, and a 6-speaker, 160-watt audio system with an MP3/CD player and speed-sensitive volume.

A new powertrain drives the Civic Hybrid with Navigation for 2012. The mechanical system includes a 1.5-liter 4-cylinder gas engine and a 23-hp electric motor. Together, they generate 110 hp and 127 lb-ft of torque. The Hybrid also receives a new, lighter, more compact lithium-ion battery for 2012, replacing the previous nickel-metal hydride system. The powerplant links to a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) designed to ensure optimal fuel efficiency. Regenerative braking also comes standard on the front-wheel-drive Hybrid, which posts fuel economy numbers of 44/44 mpg. Standard safety features include 6 airbags as well as vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist. The 2012 Civic Hybrid with Navigation sits on 15-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires.

LX

Avg. Price: $15,532

The 2012 Honda Civic LX compact sedan represents a step up from the entry-level DX trim, and comes equipped with a number of standard features not found on the DX, such as air conditioning with air filtration, power door locks, cruise control, steering-wheel-mounted controls, keyless remote, floor mats and map lights. In addition, the LX receives Honda's new 6.5-inch LCD intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which nestles into the upper right section of the LX’s instrument panel. The new display system handles audio, Bluetooth and general vehicle information. Other standard features for the LX include power windows, a tilt/telescopic steering wheel and a 160-watt, 4-speaker AM/FM audio system with an MP3/CD player, speed-sensitive volume and an input jack. The rear seatback splits and folds down to expand cargo space, which checks in at 12.5 cubic feet with the rear seatbacks up and in place. Dual-stage front, front-side, and side curtain airbags are also included. Outside, standard features include folding power mirrors and auto-off headlights.

Power for the LX comes from a 1.8-liter 4-cylinder i-VTEC engine, which produces 140 hp and 128 lb-ft of torque. It links to either a 5-speed manual transmission, which comes standard, or a 5-speed automatic, which buyers can add as an option. The engine posts fuel economy numbers of 28/39 mpg when the engine is mated with the automatic transmission, and 28/36 when linked to the manual transmission. Safety equipment includes front and rear side-curtain airbags and front-side airbags, as well as dual-stage front airbags. In addition, vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist are all included with the standard package. The LX sits on 15-inch wheels with all-season tires.

Natural Gas

Avg. Price: $20,139

Among the many Civic trims, the 2012 Honda Civic Natural Gas remains unique, since the alternative-fuel vehicle doesn't run on regular gasoline. Instead, the Civic Natural Gas, previously known as the GX, is the only factory-built car powered by compressed natural gas. Previously available in only four states (California, Utah, New York and Oklahoma), the Civic Natural Gas is now available at select dealers in 35 states. The Civic Natural Gas uses a tweaked version of Honda's 1.8-liter engine, which produces 110 hp and 106 lb-ft of torque. It links to a 5-speed automatic transmission and posts fuel economy numbers of 27/38 mpg. Owners can refuel the vehicle at specially equipped gas stations across the country or by using a home-refueling system. Because of its use of alternative fuel, the front-wheel-drive Civic Natural Gas can use HOV (carpool) lanes in California and other states.

Standard features for the Civic Natural Gas include air conditioning, Bluetooth, steering-wheel-mounted controls, cruise control, a tilt/telescopic steering wheel and power windows and door locks. In addition, the Civic Natural Gas receives Honda's new intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which occupies a spot in the center stack and handles audio, Bluetooth and general vehicle information. The Civic Natural Gas also comes equipped with remote keyless entry and a 4-speaker, 160-watt audio system with an MP3/CD player, an input jack and speed-sensitive sound. Owners can add satellite radio as an option. Power folding mirrors are among the exterior features. Standard safety equipment includes 6 airbags, as well as vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist. The 2012 Honda Civic Natural Gas rides on 15-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires.

Natural Gas w/ Navigation

7 national listings
Avg. Price: $18,725

The 2012 Honda Civic Natural Gas with Navigation comes equipped with the latest version of Honda's satellite-linked navigation system, which includes voice recognition, FM traffic information, and an extensive on-board database. Drivers can access the system through a 6.5-inch LCD color display with 16GB of flash memory. The display also incorporates Honda's new intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which handles audio, Bluetooth and general vehicle information. Other standard features on the Civic Natural Gas include air conditioning, Bluetooth, steering-wheel-mounted controls, remote keyless entry, power windows and door locks, and a 4-speaker, 160-watt audio system with an MP3/CD player, an input jack and speed-sensitive sound. Power folding mirrors are among the exterior features.

As its name implies, the alternative-fuel Civic Natural Gas runs on compressed natural gas rather than regular gasoline, thanks to a tweaked version of Honda's 1.8-liter engine. The powerplant links to a 5-speed automatic transmission and produces 110 hp and 106 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy numbers check in at 27/38 mpg. Owners can refuel the vehicle at specially equipped gas stations across the country or by using a home-refueling system. Safety features for the front-wheel-drive vehicle include 6 standard airbags as well as vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist. The 2012 Honda Civic Natural Gas with Navigation rides on 15-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires.

Si

Avg. Price: $19,423

The sport-oriented Honda Civic Si receives a new powerplant for 2012. The 2.4-liter inline 4-cylinder (I4) engine, which was pulled from the Acura TSX sedan, delivers 201 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque. Peak power now comes at 7,000 rpm, as opposed to 7,800 rpm in the previous engine, which helps improve driveability, especially around town. The Si also gets a new 6-speed manual transmission, which helps to improve fuel economy. The engine posts fuel economy numbers of 22/31 mpg, up slightly from the previous year's numbers of 21/29 mpg. A limited-slip differential and beefed-up stabilizer bars also come standard on the Si.

Inside, standard features for the Si sedan include a leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio, cruise and Bluetooth controls, plus a power moonroof, keyless entry, air conditioning, power windows and a door locks, and a 7-speaker, 360-watt audio system with an MP3/CD player and speed-sensitive volume. Six airbags, including rear side-curtain, front-side and dual-stage front airbags, also come standard. Outside, standard features include fog lights, folding power mirrors and auto-off headlights. Safety features include 6 standard airbags, plus vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist. The front-wheel-drive Civic Si rides on 17-inch alloy wheels with Michelin all-season tires.

Si w/ Navigation

3 national listings
Avg. Price: $20,188

The 2012 Honda Civic Si with Navigation comes equipped with the latest version of Honda's satellite-linked navigation system, which includes voice recognition, FM traffic and an extensive on-board database. The system is controlled through a 6.5-inch LCD color display with 16GB of flash memory, replacing the previous DVD-based system. The 6.5-inch display also incorporates Honda's new intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which also handles audio, Bluetooth and general vehicle information.

Other standard features for the Civic Si with Navigation include a leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio, cruise and Bluetooth controls, plus a power moonroof, keyless entry, air conditioning, power windows and door locks, and a 7-speaker, 360-watt audio system with an MP3/CD player and speed-sensitive volume. Power comes from a new 2.4-liter inline 4-cylinder engine, which delivers 201 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque. The Si also gets a new 6-speed manual transmission and manages fuel economy numbers of 22/31 mpg, up slightly from the previous year. A limited-slip differential and beefed-up stabilizer bars also come standard on the Si. Safety features include 6 airbags as well as vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist. The front-wheel-drive Civic Si with navigation sedan rides on 17-inch alloy wheels with Michelin all-season tires.

Si w/ Summer Tires

1 national listing
Avg. Price: $19,425

Setting itself apart from the other Si trims available this year, the 2012 Honda Civic Si with Summer Tires rides on special 17-inch Michelin Pilot Exalto PE2 Performance Tires, designed for optimal street performance, thanks to their dry grip, low tread noise and precise control in both wet and dry conditions, according to the manufacturer. The tires come as standard equipment on the Si with Summer Tires, which also receives a new powerplant and a new manual transmission for 2012. The sport-oriented Si's new 2.4-liter, inline 4-cylinder engine delivers 201 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque, and links to a new 6-speed manual transmission, which helps to improve fuel efficiency. The engine posts fuel economy numbers of 22/31 mpg, up slightly from the previous year's numbers of 21/29 mpg. A limited-slip differential and beefed-up stabilizer bars also come standard on the front-wheel-drive Si.

The Si comes well-equipped with a wide range of standard features, including a leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio, cruise and Bluetooth controls, plus a power moonroof, keyless entry, air conditioning, power windows and door locks, and a 7-speaker, 360-watt audio system with an MP3/CD player and speed-sensitive volume. Honda's new intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), which handles audio, Bluetooth and general vehicle information, also comes standard. Outside, such features as fog lights, folding power mirrors and auto-off headlights are all part of the standard package. Safety features include 6 airbags, as well as vehicle stability control, traction control, antilock brakes, electronic brakeforce distribution and brake assist.