Honda Cars India revealed that they have received an impressive response from the customers for the 2019 Honda Civic in the pre-booking phase. A total of 1100 units of 2019 Civic have already been booked in a period of 20 days, that shows the excitement amongst the customers for the most loved and appreciated product of Honda Cars. Civic also happens to be the largest selling product of the Japanese automaker in the international markets.
On the sidelines of the official launch of 2019 Honda Civic, Honda said that the pre-booking figures i.e 1100 units, is received in 20 days which is equivalent to 2-months of total segment sales volume. This will certainly lead to a slight increase in the delivery period of the 2019 Honda Civic that currently stands at a minimum of 7-8 weeks as of now. For those not in the know, Honda Cars India has already commenced the production of 10th generation Civic at their Greater Noida plant. This is the 3rd new model introduction of Honda in FY19 and with the launch of 2019 Honda Civic, the Japanese automaker has completed their premium sedan line-up in India.
2019 Honda Civic at a glance -
Exterior - The executive sedan gets an aggressive and sporty design with coupe-like styling. The All-New Civic's styling gets amplified by its chrome front grille, LED headlights, LED DRLs and C-shaped LED tail lamps. 2019 Honda Civic also gets LED fog lights, 17inch diamond cut Alloy wheels, electric sunroof and shark-fin antenna.
Interior - The 2019 Honda Civic gets a completely re-designed cabin with added premiumness. The car boasts of a 17.7cm touch-screen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The features that increase its premium appeal are - Digital information cluster, Ivory leather upholstery. 3-spoke leather steering wheel, dual-zone automatic climate control, 8-way power driver seat, electric parking brake, 8 speakers, one-push start/stop button and paddle shifters.
Powertrain - The petrol variant gets a 1.8L i-VTEC engine mated to a CVT transmission. The motor churns out 142 bhp at 6500 rpm and 174 Nm of torque at 4300 rpm. The claimed fuel efficiency is 16.5KmPl. The diesel variant of 2019 Honda Civic gets a 1.6L i-DTEC diesel turbo engine, married to a 6-speed manual gearbox. The diesel motor churns out 121.6 bhp at 4000 rpm and 300 Nm of torque at 2000 rpm. Honda is claiming segment-best fuel efficiency of 26.8KmPl from the diesel motor.
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Safety Features - The All-New Civic has received a 5-star rating form ASEAN N-CAP as it gets a host of safety features like - 6 Airbags, Hill-start Assist, Vehicle Stability Assist, ABS with Brake Assist and Electronic Brake Distribution, Honda Lanewatch, auto headlamps, multi-angle rearview mirror and Walk-Away Auto-Lock.
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The 2019 Honda Civic's price starts from Rs. 17.70 lakhs and is available in 3 petrol and 2 diesel variants. The Civic is available in 5 colour options namely - Platinum White Pearl, Modern Steel Metallic, Radiant Red Metallic, Lunar Silver Metallic and Golden Brown Metallic.