The Honda Civic was the Little Compact Automobile Darling of the 70s and 80s until competitors started to increase through Toyota's, Mazda's and a wide variety of Hyundai's and Fords !! The Civic first emerged in 1973. It was affordable, ranked strong for security as well as brought in a great deal of frugally minded consumers. Competition isn't really always bad; it maintained Honda refining and also resculpting the Civic over all these years.
There are 4 different types of transmission package deals, as well: CVT, 6 speed handbook, 5 speed automated, or the 5 speed manual. The 1.5 L 4 cylinder hybrid gets a combined 45 mpg, whereas their special gas engine gets a consolidated 31 mpg. The greatest perks to the natural gas engine is its fuel is a great deal cheaper and also the accident tests done on the gas cars confirm that they are a lot more immune to collision - explosions/fires.