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2012 Civic Hybrid Specifications
Engineering
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
Engine Type In-Line 4-Cylinder In-Line 4-Cylinder
Engine Block/Cylinder Head Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy
Displacement (cc) 1497 1497
Horsepower @ rpm (Combined: engine (SAE net) + electric motor)[1]  110 @ 5500 110 @ 5500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm, combined engine (SAE net) + electric motor) 127 @ 1000-3500 127 @ 1000-3500
Redline (rpm) 6000 6000
Bore and Stroke (mm) 73 x 89.4 73 x 89.4
Compression Ratio 10.8:1 10.8:1
Valve Train 8-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 8-Valve SOHC i-VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection Standard Standard
Drive-by-Wire™ Throttle System Standard Standard
Front-Wheel Drive Standard Standard
Eco Assist™ System[2]  Standard Standard
CARB Emissions Rating ULEV-2/AT-PZEV[3]  ULEV-2/AT-PZEV[3] 
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer Standard Standard
100K +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups[4]  Standard Standard
Battery
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) Battery Standard Standard
Output (kW) 20 20
Voltage 144 144
Volume (Liters) 16 16
Weight (lbs) 48.5 48.5
Electric Motor / Battery
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
Permanent Magnet Motor Standard Standard
Horsepower @ rpm 23 @ 1546-3000 23 @ 1546-3000
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm, combined engine (SAE net) + electric motor) 78 @ 500-1546 78 @ 500-1546
Voltage Range 108V - 172V 108V - 172V
Motor Weight (lbs) 42.5 42.5
Transmissions
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) Standard Standard
Gear Ratios: 3.172~0.529, Reverse: 5.665~0.944, Final Drive: 3.94    
Body/Suspension/Chassis
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
Unit-Body Construction Standard Standard
MacPherson Strut Front Suspension Standard Standard
Multi-Link Rear Suspension Standard Standard
Stabilizer Bar (mm, front/rear) 18.0 / 13.0 18.0 / 13.0
Motion-Adaptive Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS) Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 3.11 3.11
Steering Ratio 16.14 16.14
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft) 35.4 35.4
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes (in, front/rear) 10.3 / 7.9 10.3 / 7.9
Wheels 15" Lightweight Alloys 15" Lightweight Alloys
All-Season Tires P195/65R15 89S P195/65R15 89S
Compact Spare Tire T135 / 80 D15 99M T135 / 80 D15 99M
Exterior Measurements
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
Wheelbase (in) 105.1 105.1
Length (in) 177.3 177.3
Height (in) 56.3 56.3
Width (in) 69.0 69.0
Track (in, front/rear) 59.1 / 60.2 59.1 / 60.2
Curb Weight (lbs) 2853 / 2862 (with Navi) 2868 / 2875 (with Navi)
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear) 59 / 41 59 / 41
Interior Measurements
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
Headroom (in, front/rear) 39.0 / 37.1 39.0 / 37.1
Legroom (in, front/rear) 42.0 / 36.2 42.0 / 36.2
Shoulder Room (in, front/rear) 56.6 / 53.3 56.6 / 53.3
Hiproom (in, front/rear) 50.5 / 51.4 50.5 / 51.4
Cargo Volume (cu ft) 10.7 10.7
Passenger Volume (cu ft) 94.6 94.6
Seating Capacity 5 5
EPA Mileage Estimates[5] / Fuel
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
CVT (City/Highway/Combined) 44 / 44 / 44 44 / 44 / 44
Fuel (gal) 13.2 13.2
Required Fuel Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded
Safety
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating Positions Standard Standard
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System Standard Standard
Driver's and Front Passenger's Seat Belt Reminder Standard Standard
Dual-Stage, Multiple-Threshold Front Airbags (SRS) Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags with Passenger-Side Occupant Position Detection System (OPDS) Standard Standard
Side Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure Standard Standard
Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control[6]  Standard Standard
Brake Assist Standard Standard
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) Standard Standard
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)[7]  Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights (DRL) Standard Standard
Side-Impact Door Beams Standard Standard
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH):
Lower Anchors (2nd-Row Outboard), Tether Anchors (2nd-Row All)
Standard Standard
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard Standard
Exterior Features
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
Roof Mounted Antenna Standard Standard
Security System with Remote Entry and Trunk Release Standard Standard
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors with Integrated Turn Indicators Standard Standard
Heated Side Mirrors   Standard
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Standard Standard
Rear Decklid Spoiler Standard Standard
Impact-Absorbing Body-Colored Bumpers Standard Standard
Multi-Reflector Halogen Headlights with Auto-On/Off Standard Standard
Body-Colored Door Handles Standard Standard
Comfort & Convenience
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
Automatic Climate Control Standard Standard
Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ with Voice Recognition and FM Traffic[8]  Available Available
Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®[9]  Standard Standard
Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down Driver's Window Standard Standard
Power Door Locks with Auto-Lock Feature Standard Standard
Illuminated Driver's Window and Door Lock Controls Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel   Standard
Illuminated Steering Wheel-Mounted Controls Cruise / Audio / Phone / i-MID / Navi (available) Cruise / Audio / Phone / i-MID / Navi (available)
Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column Standard Standard
Beverage Holders (Front) Standard Standard
Center Console with Armrest and Storage Compartment Standard Standard
Door-Pocket Storage Bins (front/rear) Standard Standard
Passenger-Side Seatback Pocket Standard Standard
Coin Tray Standard Standard
Remote Fuel Filler Door Release Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release with Lock Standard Standard
Headlights-On Reminder Standard Standard
Driver's and Front Passenger's Vanity Mirrors Standard Standard
Map Lights Standard Standard
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts Standard Standard
Floor Mats Standard Standard
Driver's Footrest Standard Standard
12-Volt Power Outlet (front/center console) Standard Standard
Rear Window Defroster with Timer Standard Standard
Cargo Area Light Standard Standard
Seating
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
Leather-Trimmed Interior   Standard
Heated Front Seats   Standard
Driver's Seat with Manual Height Adjustment Standard Standard
Adjustable Front Seat-Belt Anchors Standard Standard
Reclining Front Seatbacks Standard Standard
Adjustable Head Restraints Standard Standard
Audio Systems
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
160-Watt AM/FM//CD Audio System with 6 Speakers Standard Standard
XM® Radio[10]  with Navigation with Navigation
USB Audio Interface[11]  Standard Standard
MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack Standard Standard
MP3/Windows Media® Audio (WMA) Playback Capability[12]  Standard Standard
Radio Data System (RDS) Standard Standard
Speed-Sensitive Volume Control (SVC) Standard Standard
Instrumentation
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
12-Volt Battery Charging System Indicator Standard Standard
ABS Indicator Standard Standard
Airbag System Indicator Standard Standard
Blue Backlit Gauges Standard Standard
Brake System Indicator Standard Standard
Coolant Temperature Indicators Standard Standard
Cruise Control Indicators Standard Standard
Digital Speedometer Standard Standard
Door and Trunk Open Indicators Standard Standard
DRL Indicator Standard Standard
ECON Button Standard Standard
ECON Mode Indicator Standard Standard
Electric Power Steering (EPS) Indicator Standard Standard
Fuel Level Indicator Standard Standard
Headlight-On Indicator Standard Standard
High-Beam Indicator Standard Standard
Immobilizer System Indicator Standard Standard
Instant Fuel Economy Indicator Standard Standard
Low Tire-Pressure Indicator Standard Standard
Low-Fuel Indicator Standard Standard
Low-Oil Pressure Indicator Standard Standard
Maintenance Minder Indicator Standard Standard
Malfunction Indicator Standard Standard
Passenger-Side Side Airbag-Off Indicator Standard Standard
Seat Belt Reminder Indicator Standard Standard
Security System Indicator Standard Standard
Shift Lever Position Indicator Standard Standard
System Message Indicator Standard Standard
Tachometer Standard Standard
TPMS Indicator Standard Standard
Turn Signal/Hazard Indicators Standard Standard
Two-Tier Instrument Panel Standard Standard
VSA System and Off Indicators Standard Standard
Washer Fluid Level Indicator Standard Standard
intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID)
  Hybrid Hybrid with Leather
Average Fuel Economy Indicators Standard Standard
Average Speed Indicator Standard Standard
Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®[9]  Standard Standard
Clock Standard Standard
Customizable Door Lock Settings Standard Standard
Customizable Interior Light Settings Standard Standard
Customizable Language Settings Standard Standard
Customizable Screen Color Settings Standard Standard
Customizable Wallpaper Settings Standard Standard
Digital Fuel-Mileage Indicators Standard Standard
Digital Odometer and Digital Trip Meters (2) Standard Standard
Eco Guide/Eco Score Screen Standard Standard
Elapsed Time Indicator Standard Standard
Energy Flow Indicator Standard Standard
Exterior Temperature Indicator Standard Standard
FM Traffic with Navigation with Navigation
Maintenance Minder™ System Standard Standard
Miles-to-Empty Indicator Standard Standard
Turn-By-Turn Directions with Navigation with Navigation
Welcome Screen Standard Standard
 
[1]  Horsepower and torque measured with IMA system.
[2]  Eco Assist is a trademark of Honda Motor Co., Ltd., and may not be used or reproduced without prior written approval.
[3]  AT-PZEV (Advanced Technology Partial Zero-Emission Vehicle) models as certified by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) are available in California and states that have adopted California Zero-Emission Vehicle regulations. Models in non-CARB states are ULEV-2 (Ultra-Low-Emission Vehicle) certified by the California Air Resources Board (CARB).
[4]  Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. Will vary with driving conditions. Please see your Honda dealer for details.
[5]  Based on 2012 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
[6]  VSA is not a substitute for safe driving. It cannot correct the vehicle's course in every situation or compensate for reckless driving. Control of the vehicle always remains with the driver.
[7]  For optimal tire wear and performance, tire pressure should be checked regularly with a gauge. Do not rely solely on the monitor system. Please see your Honda dealer for details.
[8]  The Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ is available on Hybrid models in the United States, except Alaska. Please see your Honda dealer for details.
[9]  The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by Honda Motor Co., Ltd., is under license.
[10]  XM services require a subscription after 90-day trial period. Subscriptions governed by SiriusXM Customer Agreement; see www.siriusxm.com. If you decide to continue your XM service at the end of your complimentary trial, the plan you choose will automatically be renewed and you will be billed at then-current rates until you call XM at 1-800-967-2346 to cancel. Fees and programming subject to change. Available only to those at least 18 years of age in the 48 contiguous United States and D.C. ©2011 Sirius XM Radio Inc. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc. and its subsidiaries.
[11]  The USB Audio Interface is used for direct connection to and control of some current digital audio players and other USB devices that contain MP3, WMA or AAC music files. Some USB devices with security software and digital rights-protected files may not work. Please see your Honda dealer for details.
[12]  Windows Media® is a trademark or registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.