New and Used Honda Civic for Sale in Nigeria
Japanese auto manufacturer Honda is responsible for the production of the four door, 5 seater sub compact car called the Honda Civic. Originally a sub-compact design, Honda decided to make the car bigger in size and appeal to a larger number of buyers. Introduced in 1972, the Honda Civic has seen nine generations of production. From a two door hatchback produced in July 1972 and introduction of a three door hatchback in September of the same year, and the introduction of the four door version in 1988, the Honda Civic is reputed for being not just fuel-efficient, dependable, and environmentally friendly, but also for its performance and sportiness. In Nigeria, the Honda Civic is a popular choice on all levels. The bankers enjoy the comfort it provides, the taxi vehicle operators appreciate its fuel efficiency, and the young student who is getting his first car would not mind the 2006-2008 Honda Civic, because it makes her stand out of the crowd. Looking for a Honda Civic, go no further, Carmudi Nigeria offers a wide range of reasonably priced Honda Civics for sale all across Nigeria.
What to know when Buying Honda Civic
Performance and Specifications of Honda Civic
The 2015 Honda Civic has an average fuel economy of 34.5 mpg (miles per gallon), and it achieves this with its 1.8 litre 140 horsepower four cylinder engine which has been combined with a five speed manual transmission, which could also be in an automatic transmission. Earlier models are available 1.5 litre and i.6 litre engines, also in a five speed manual and automatic transmission, and some trims could come in a 2.0 litre, 197 horsepower four cylinder engine, with a 6 speed manual and automatic transmission. Previous models of the Honda Civic have a fuel economy of 43.5 miles per gallon. This is higher than the previous models, which can be attributed to modern day driver’s demand for faster cars, and improved engine capacities. The Honda Civic is available both in Petrol and diesel version to meet the fueling demands of drivers.
How is the Design of Honda Civic
Honda Civic Exterior Design
The design of the Honda Civic is sporty and sleek, with many curves and streamlining added to recent models. Originally designed as a hatchback, the Honda Civic has seen changes to becoming a 4 door compact car, which still offers 5 door hatchback versions. The new generation of the Honda Civic features an all new exterior body design which is beyond words. With design cues which cannot be downplayed, the design of the 2016 Honda Civic is sleek and sporty. A redesign of all angles can be noticed, starting from its all new front end with a new fender which bulges over the wheel arches. The body of the Honda Civic has a number of chiselled ends and sculpting. With the rear end, it is nothing short of distinctive. With its C – shaped tail lamps, a conical window and a gaunt backlight, it expresses the ingenious designs which make the Honda Civic stand out.
Honda Civic Interior Design
The Honda Civic on the inside offers seating allowance for up to 5 passengers, and is fitted with top of the line in door entertainment systems, and the advanced trims coming with extra features such reverse view cameras, Bluetooth connectivity and GPS. The cabin of the latest 2016 Civic model has been even designed more modern and personal with a wide dashboard that features accessories like the digital speedometer, automatic climate control and comfortable cloth seats. Higher trim levels would even include; leather upholstery, a LaneWatch camera system, keyless engine start, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, and many more
What are the Standout Features of the Honda Civic?
What makes the Honda Civic stand out in the automobile industry has to do with improvement on safety and elegance. Prior to the 1996 Honda Civic models, the vehicle was not one of the top safest vehicles, but from 1996, improvements have been made by adding full length side curtain, airbags, improved front seat air bags, anti – lock brakes and a host of additional safety features. The hybrid versions of the 2015 Honda Civic come with a new standard active safety, with Forward Collision Warning (FCW) and Lane Departure Warning (LDW). It is no news that the Honda Civic is one of the safest compact vehicles in its class.
2016 Honda Civic Review
The 2016 Honda Civic comes primarily in a 4 – cylinder 2.o liter engine which produces 158 horsepower (hp). An optional turbocharged 1.5 liter with the capacity to deliver 174hp and 138 pound feet (lb.ft) of torque is also available. A six – speed manual or a CVT transmission are the only available ones on the 2016 Honda Civic, and these transmissions are responsible for giving the 2016 Honda Civic acceleration from 0 – 60mph in less than eight seconds and a top speed of 125mph. Fuel efficiency is also quite impressive with the Honda Civic, with a city driving range of 27 – 31 while in the city, and 40 – 41 on the highway.
For a vehicle which is not in the luxury line, the 2016 Honda Civic feels like one. The 2016 Honda Civic is a lot bigger than the previous years of production, with this longer wheelbase, the backseat of the 2016 Honda Civic has a certain luxurious feel which cannot be found in vehicles within this class. Another feature which stands out on the 2016 Honda Civic would be its ample storage space in its trunk, which is an amazing 15.1 cubic feet.
Nig Used and Tokunbo Honda Civic in Nigeria
A lot of brand new Honda Civic cars could be seen in many states of Nigeria, but the foreign used and Nigerian used are definitely more in numbers than the brand new ones in the country. Due to the consistent increase in tokunbo vehicles in the Nigeria there are many local dealers offering different Honda Civic year models in the following cities in the country;
The Best Honda Civic year to Buy
The Honda Civic 2015 model is still the best one to buy, but the Honda Civic 2014, Honda Civic 2012 and Honda Civic 2010 year models are also favourite amongst many Honda Civic users. Although almost a decade, the 2006 model still provides modern features and an excellent driving experience.
Honda Civic Price in Nigeria
Carmudi operates a platform which aids people find reasonably priced Honda Civic available locally in Nigeria. The prices of a brand new Honda Civic in Nigeria is about N5,000,000.
Foreign Used (Tokunbo) Honda Civic for sale may cost depending on the odometer readings and general state of the vehicles;
Nigerian Used (Registered) Honda Civic for sale depends on the date of manufacture, distance covered and all round state of the vehicle and engine capacity.
Overall impression of Honda Civic
An all-rounder vehicle, the Honda Civic is a likely candidate for anybody looking for a mid-engine compact sedan or hatchback, and with a wide variety of specifications, it would be easy for the Honda Civic to meet the needs of drivers and passengers. In the Nigerian auto market, alternatives to the Honda Civic are; The Hyundai Elantra, the Mazda 3, the Volkswagen Golf and the Ford Focus, which all have their benefits and faults in comparison to the Honda Civic, but most drivers would purchase a Honda product because of the history of performance and tenacity its vehicles have in Nigeria. Nigeria’s leading car classifieds, Carmudi highly recommends its Honda Civic listings to readers.