Honda Civic Hatchback Specs Outpace Expected Horsepower and Torque Ratings

Look at the 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback and you’ll be entranced by aggressively sloped angles, a wide stance, and available center-mounted dual outlet exhaust. That bold exterior hints at exhilarating performance, and Honda Civic Hatchback specs make good on that promise.
Just a few performance highlights include:

  • Up to 180 hp and 177 lb-ft of Torque
  • Up to 31 mpg in the City and 40 mpg on the Highway*
  • MacPherson Strut Front & Multi-Link Rear Suspension
  • Variable Ratio Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)
  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control

Honda Civic Hatchback Horsepower and Torque

The 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback engine uses direct fuel injection to deliver fiery performance unmatched by lesser vehicles. As noted by “The Civic feels strong when you roll onto the gas to execute a pass and quick at city speeds thanks to ample low-end power”.
The same in-line 4-cylinder with turbocharger is used across all models, but output differs according to trim level:

  • Up to 174 hp and 162 lb-ft of torque with the Standard LX.
  • Up to 180 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque with Sport Models
  • Up to 180 hp and 162 lb-ft of torque with Sport Touring models

That puts Honda Civic Hatchback standard power well above limits set by rival models:

  • Mazda3 Hatchback: Up to 155 hp and 150 lb-ft of torque as standard.
  • Toyota Corolla Hatchback: Up to 168 hp and155 lb-ft of torque as standard.
2019 Honda Civic Hatchback Blue Driving

2019 Honda Civic Hatchback Gear Shift

Honda Civic Hatchback Fuel Economy

Even with such an energy-packed power plant at its core, the Honda Civic Hatchback can still go the distance and then some without forcing you to pull over for gas thanks to two cutting-edge transmission systems:

  • 6-Speed Manual Transmission: Provides fun control for the driving purist. Low internal friction ensures precision shift action, and close-ratio gears noticeably improve acceleration.
  • Continuously Variable Transmission (LL-CVT): Replaces the multiple gear setup with a pulley system that offers a continuous range of effective gear ratios. Dual-Mode Paddle Shifters are available with Sport models and fitted as standard with the Sport Touring.

You can expect to make:

  • Up to an EPA rated 31 mpg in the city and 40 mpg* on the highway with Continuously Variable Transmission.
  • Up to an EPA rated 29 mpg in the city and 38 mpg* on the highway with 6-speed manual.

Honda Civic Hatchback Performance Features

The Honda Civic Hatchback’s powertrain is central to its efficient yet energetic ride, and it’s complemented by an elite group of performance features to further optimize your drive.
Select performance features include:

  • MacPherson Strut Front & Multi-Link Rear Suspension: The Honda Civic Hatchback’s elegant suspension system provides a calm, controlled drive without ever making you feel disconnected from the road below.
  • Variable Ratio Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS): Top-tier steering technology makes the link between yourself and the vehicle feel refreshingly immediate.
  • Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Solid Rear Disc Brakes: Sophisticated brakes deliver sure, reliable stopping power.
  • All-Season Tires: Even entry-level models come fitted with all-season tires to help carve through corners in the rain and keep cruising on the hottest blacktop during summer.
2019 Honda Civic Hatchback Wheels

2019 Honda Civic Hatchback Red Back View

Honda Civic Hatchback Active Safety Features

Protection is the central responsibility of all Honda Civic Hatchback active safety features, but most work towards that goal by sharpening performance.
Active safety features include:

  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control: Monitors your drive and makes small performance adjustments to maintain stability and control.
  • Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD): Spreads braking force intelligently between all four wheels when you apply the brakes.
  • Brake Assist: Recognizes emergency braking scenarios and automatically applies more pressure to bring you to a stop faster.
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS): Helps avoid control problems and prevent blowouts by letting you know if there’s ever too much or too little air in your tires.

Why Not Experience the 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback for Yourself? comments that the Honda Civic drivers can expect “supreme steadiness when cruising straight with quick reflexes in corners and tight turning in parking lots”. We’d love to see your face light up as you experience its performance for yourself, so don’t hesitate to visit your local Detroit Area Honda dealer for a test drive. To find out more or explore the latest special offers, feel free to contact us directly.

*Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

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