India-bound 2016 Honda Civic launched in Malaysia
Aravind Jayachandran, I'm a huge petrolhead, an automobile engineer, a massive fan of Ferrari, and loves collecting die-cast models for inspiration.
Priced from RM. 110,426.51.
Honda Malaysia has launched the all new 2016 Honda Civic for sale. It is available in three variants: 1.8L, 1.5L Turbo and 1.5L Turbo Premium, and prices start from RM 110,426.51, RM 124,076.29 and RM 131,883.37, respectively.
The base variant is powered by a 1.8L i-VTEC naturally aspirated four-cylinder petrol unit that makes 141 hp and 174 Nm of torque. As the name suggests, the top two variants feature Honda’s newest 1.5L VTEC TURBO turbocharged four-cylinder petrol unit that makes 173 hp and 220 Nm of torque. As standard, both models are paired to a CVT with Earth Dreams technology.
Honda claims that the Civic 1.8 is capable of a fuel economy of 6.3 litres per 100 km (15.9 km/l) and a 0-100 km/h sprint in 10.4 seconds. In the 1.5L Turbo variants, the engine consumes 5.8 litres per 100 km (17.2 km/l) and enables the Civic to do 0-100 km/h in 8.2 seconds.
As for equipment, the latest Civic offers six airbags and eight-way power-adjustable driver’s seat as standard in all variants. The 1.5L variants are available with features like LED headlamps (with LED DRLs), walk away auto lock, remote engine start, chrome door handles and 17-inch two tone alloy wheels.
2016 Honda Civic – Image Gallery