Honda Civic vs Honda Element Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
MSRP
$25,350
Invoice
$24,038
Average Price Paid
$25,567
784 listings nationwide

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2011 Honda Element
EX
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2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
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EX
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$26,720
32 listings nationwide

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2011 Honda Element
EX
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$16,339
9 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
Matt Smith Test Drive Review:

According to Honda, 75 percent of Civic owners return in the future to buy another one of the company’s vehicles. That represents a significant opportunity, and it makes the redesigned...

2011 Honda Element
EX
Michael Perkins Preview:

The party is officially over for the Honda Element. The quirky crossover showed up in 2003 and apart from a slight refresh in 2009, remained unchanged throughout its model life. Rumors...

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  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 5
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
No User Reviews
2011 Honda Element
EX
20
DarcyHolmes writes:
Like the hauling space
45
ProjectGreen writes:
lots of room. great power.
Looks/Style Ranked 2011 Toyota RAV4 Base worse.
"better design"
Family Car Ranked 2011 Toyota RAV4 Base worse.
"more spacious"
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graphtricks writes:
Last year made, bought one with least amount of miles I could find. Identical to my previous 2007 model.
Looks/Style Ranked 2010 Honda Element EX AWD worse.
"Same"
Would Buy Ranked 2010 Honda Element EX AWD worse.
"1 year newer for exact same car"

Specs

2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
2011 Honda Element
EX
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
33 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
42 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 12.4 gal 15.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
180 hp @ 6,000 RPM
166 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque
177 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
161 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
9.7:1
Displacement
1,500 cc
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
2.87 in x 3.52 in
3.43 in x 3.9 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional Standard
Rear Side Airbags Optional --
Curtain Airbags Optional Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Optional
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 42.3 in 41 in
Back Legroom 37.4 in 39.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.8 cu ft 25.1 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 184 in 169.9 in
Width 70.9 in 71.6 in
Height 55.7 in 70.4 in
Wheelbase 107.7 in 101.4 in

Available Options

2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Aegean Blue Metallic
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Meteorite Gray Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Morning Mist Metallic
  • Obsidian Blue Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Rallye Red
  • Sonic Gray Pearl
  • Valencia Red Pearl
2011 Honda Element
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