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2008 Suzuki Forenza
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$14,249
2023 Honda Civic
EX FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2008 Suzuki Forenza
Base

Geared toward first-time buyers, especially with its 7-year, 100,000-mile warranty, the 2008 Suzuki Forenza competes with the segment-leading Civic and Corolla by offering a lower pric...

2023 Honda Civic
EX FWD
No Expert Reviews

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2008 Suzuki Forenza
Base
150
jessedodd 2008 Suzuki Forenza BaseReview:

Dependable — has power for a 4 cylinder when needed. comfortable, easy to drive and handle. low maintenance repai...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

85
Devane 2008 Suzuki Forenza BaseReview:

Great Family Car Not A Sports Car By Any Means — Great car for family outings and city driving. Its not quick at all and is a bit touchy sometimes. ...

Primary Use: Family transportation

95
avaras 2008 Suzuki Forenza BaseReview:

Wonderful Car For The Price — the car is very roomy and spacious,paid $9900 brand new, decent gas mileage , braking is very easy, ...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

2023 Honda Civic
EX FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2008 Suzuki Forenza
Base
2023 Honda Civic
EX FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
20 MPG
--
Fuel Economy, Highway
28 MPG
28 MPG
--
Fuel Tank Volume 14.5 gal 12.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
127 hp @ 5,600 RPM
127 hp @ 5,600 RPM
180 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
131 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
131 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
177 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.6:1
9.6:1
10.3:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.39 in x 3.39 in
3.39 in x 3.39 in
2.87 in x 3.52 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Side Driver 4 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 4 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 36.7 in 37.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.4 cu ft 14.8 cu ft
Exterior
Length 177.2 in 184 in
Width 67.9 in 70.9 in
Height 56.9 in 55.7 in
Wheelbase 102.4 in 107.7 in

Available Options

2008 Suzuki Forenza
Base
2023 Honda Civic
EX FWD

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