2015 Civic Sedan Specifications
 
LX
SE
EX
EX-L
Starting MSRP
$18,490*
$19,990*
$21,190*
$22,840*
Engineering  
Engine Type In-Line 4-Cylinder In-Line 4-Cylinder In-Line 4-Cylinder In-Line 4-Cylinder
Engine Block/Cylinder Head Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy
Displacement (cc) 1798 1798 1798 1798
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net) 143 @ 6500 143 @ 6500 143 @ 6500 143 @ 6500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm, SAE net) 129 @ 4300 129 @ 4300 129 @ 4300 129 @ 4300
Redline (rpm) 6700 6700 6700 6700
Bore and Stroke (mm) 81 x 87.3 81 x 87.3 81 x 87.3 81 x 87.3
Compression Ratio 10.6 : 1 10.6 : 1 10.6 : 1 10.6 : 1
Valve Train 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection
Drive-by-Wire Throttle System
Eco Assist System
CARB Emissions Rating[1]  ULEV-2/PZEV ULEV-2/PZEV ULEV-2/PZEV ULEV-2/PZEV
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer
100K +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups[2] 
Transmissions  
5-Speed Manual Transmission        
Gear Ratios: 1st: 3.143, 2nd: 1.870, 3rd: 1.235, 4th: 0.949, 5th: 0.727, Reverse: 3.308, Final Drive: 4.29    
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)
Gear Ratios: 3.200~0.517, Reverse: 3.428~0.554, Final Drive: 3.94 Available Available
Body/Suspension/Chassis  
Unit-Body Construction
MacPherson Strut Front Suspension
Multi-Link Rear Suspension
Stabilizer Bar (mm, front/rear) 19 / 16 19 / 16 19 / 16 19 / 16
Motion-Adaptive Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 2.87 2.87 2.87 2.87
Steering Ratio 14.89 14.89 14.89 14.89
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft) 35.4 35.4 35.4 35.4
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes (in, front/rear) 10.3 / 7.9 (5MT) 11.1 / 7.9 (CVT) 10.3 / 7.9 (5MT) 11.1 / 7.9 (CVT)    
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Solid Rear Disc Brakes (in, front/rear)     11.1 / 10.2 11.1 / 10.2
Wheels 15" with Full Covers Unique 15" Alloys 16" Alloys 17" Alloys
All-Season Tires P195 / 65 R15 89H P195 / 65 R15 89S P205 / 55 R16 89H P215 / 45 R17 87V
Compact Spare Tire T135 / 80 D15 99M T135 / 80 D15 99M T135 / 80 D15 99M T135 / 80 D15 99M
Exterior Measurements  
Wheelbase (in) 105.1 105.1 105.1 105.1
Length (in) 179.4 179.4 179.4 179.4
Height (in) 56.5 56.5 56.5 56.5
Width (in) 69.0 69.0 69.0 69.0
Track (in, front/rear) 59.0 / 59.9 59.0 / 59.9 59.0 / 59.9 59.0 / 59.9
Curb Weight (lbs, MT/CVT) 2754 / 2811   NA / 2868 NA / 2921 NA / 2930 (with Navigation)
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear, MT) 60 / 40      
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear, CVT) 61 / 39   61 / 39 61 / 39
Interior Measurements  
Headroom (in, front/rear) 39.0 / 37.1 39.0 / 37.1 37.9 / 36.2 37.9 / 36.2
Legroom (in, front/rear) 42.0 / 36.2 42.0 / 36.2 42.0 / 36.2 42.0 / 36.2
Shoulder Room (in, front/rear) 56.6 / 53.3 56.6 / 53.3 56.6 / 53.3 56.6 / 53.3
Hiproom (in, front/rear) 50.5 / 51.4 50.5 / 51.4 50.5 / 51.4 50.5 / 51.4
Cargo Volume (cu ft) 12.5 12.5 12.5 12.5
Passenger Volume (cu ft) 94.6 94.6 92.1 92.1
Seating Capacity 5 5 5 5
EPA Mileage Ratings[3] / Fuel  
5-Speed Manual (City/Highway/Combined) 28 / 36 / 31      
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) (City/Highway/Combined) 30 / 39 / 33 30 / 39 / 33 30 / 39 / 33 30 / 39 / 33
Fuel (gal) 13.2 13.2 13.2 13.2
Required Fuel Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded
Active Safety  
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA®) with Traction Control[4] 
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
Brake Assist
Rearview Camera[5]  with Guidelines with Guidelines with Dynamic Guidelines with Dynamic Guidelines
Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Dynamic Guidelines[5]        Available
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)[6] 
Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
Passive Safety  
Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure
Dual-Stage, Multiple-Threshold Front Airbags (SRS)
SmartVent® Front Side Airbags
Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover Sensor
3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating Positions
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System
Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren (LATCH): Lower Anchors (2nd-Row Outboard), Tether Anchors (2nd-Row All)
Driver's and Front Passenger's Seat-Belt Reminder
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks
Exterior Features  
One-Touch Power Moonroof with Tilt Feature    
Integrated Rear-Window Antenna
Security System with Remote Entry and Trunk Release
Smart Entry    
Multi-Reflector Halogen Headlights with Auto-Off with Auto-On/Off with Auto-On/Off
Fog Lights      
One-Touch Turn Indicators
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors including Expanded View Driver's Mirror Heated
2-Speed/Intermittent Windshield Wipers    
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers    
Body-Colored Door Handles
Comfort & Convenience  
Air Conditioning with Air-Filtration System      
Automatic Climate Control  
i-MID with 5-Inch LCD Screen and Customizable Feature Settings
Honda LaneWatch[7]   
Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®[8] 
SMS Text Message Function[9] 
Push Button Start    
Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down Driver's Window
Power Door Locks with Auto-Lock Feature
Illuminated Driver's Window and Door Lock Controls
Cruise Control
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel      
Illuminated Steering Wheel-Mounted Controls Cruise / Audio / Phone / i-MID Cruise / Audio / Phone / i-MID Cruise / Audio / Phone / i-MID Cruise / Audio / Phone / i-MID / Navi (available)
Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column
Beverage Holders Front Front Front and Rear Front and Rear
Center Console with Sliding Armrest and Storage Compartment
Door-Pocket Storage Bins (front/rear)
Passenger-Side Seatback Pocket    
Coin Tray
Remote Fuel Filler Door Release
Remote Trunk Release with Lock
Headlights-On Reminder
Driver's and Front Passenger's Vanity Mirrors
Map Lights
Rear-Seat Center Armrest    
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts
Floor Mats
Driver's Footrest
12-Volt Power Outlet (front)
Rear Window Defroster with Timer
Cargo Area Light
Seating  
Driver's Seat with 8-Way Power Adjustment      
Driver's Seat with Manual Height Adjustment  
Leather-Trimmed Seats      
Heated Front Seats      
Adjustable Front Seat-Belt Anchors
Adjustable Head Restraints
Fold-Down Rear Seatback 60/40 Split 60/40 Split
Audio Systems  
160-Watt AM/FM/CD Audio System with 4 Speakers      
160-Watt AM/FM/CD Audio System with 6 Speakers  
7" Display Audio with High-Resolution WVGA (800x480) Electrostatic Touch-Screen and Customizable Feature Settings  
7" Display Audio with Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System and Voice Recognition, Honda HD Digital Traffic, High-Resolution WVGA (800x480) Electrostatic Touch-Screen and Customizable Feature Settings[10]        Available
HondaLink Next Generation[11]   
HD Radio[12]        with Navigation
SiriusXM® Radio[13]        with Navigation
Pandora® Compatibility[14] 
Bluetooth® Streaming Audio[10] 
Display Audio Interface[15]   
USB Audio Interface[16]  Center Console Front and Center Console Front and Center Console Front and Center Console
MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack      
MP3/Windows Media® Audio (WMA) Playback Capability[17] 
Radio Data System (RDS)
Speed-Sensitive Volume Control (SVC)
intelligent Multi - Information Display  
Average Fuel Economy Indicator
Average Speed Indicator
Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®
Clock
Customizable Feature Settings
Elapsed Time Indicator
Exterior Temperature Indicator
Fuel-Mileage Indicators
Maintenance Minder System
Miles-to-Empty Indicator
Odometer and Trip Meters (2)
Pandora® Compatibility
Rearview Camera with Guidelines      
SMS Text Message Function      
Turn-By-Turn Directions       with Navigation
Welcome Screen
Instrumentation  
12-Volt Battery Charging System Indicator
ABS Indicator
Airbag System Indicator
Blue Backlit Gauges
Brake System Indicator
Coolant Temperature Indicators
Cruise Control Indicators
Digital Speedometer
Door and Trunk-Open Indicators
ECON Button
ECON Mode Indicator
Electric Power Steering (EPS) Indicator
Fog Lights Indicator      
Fuel Level Indicator
Headlights-On Indicator
High-Beam Indicator
Immobilizer System Indicator
Instant Fuel Economy Indicator
Low Tire-Pressure Indicator
Low-Fuel Indicator
Low-Oil Pressure Indicator
Malfunction Indicator
Seat Belt Reminder Indicator
Shift Lever Position Indicator CVT CVT CVT CVT
System Message Indicator
Tachometer
Turn Signal/Hazard Indicators
Two-Tier Instrument Panel
VSA System and VSA-Off Indicators
 
* MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $790.00 destination charge and options. Dealer prices may vary.
[1]  CVT models are PZEV-rated in California and states that have adopted California Zero-Emission Vehicle regulations. CVT models in non-CARB states and MT models in all 50 states are ULEV-2-rated.
[2]  Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. Will vary with driving conditions. Please see your Honda dealer for details.
[3]  30 city/39 highway/33 combined mpg rating for CVT models. Based on 2015 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
[4]  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.
[5]  Always visually confirm that it is safe to drive before backing up; the rearview camera display does not provide complete information about all conditions and objects at the rear of your vehicle.
[6]  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.
[7]  Display accuracy will vary based on weather, size of object and speed, and the display may not show all relevant traffic. The display is not a substitute for your own direct visual assessment of traffic conditions before changing lanes.
[8]  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.
[9]  Compatible with select phones with Bluetooth®. Your wireless carrier's rate plans apply. State or local laws may limit use of texting feature. Only use texting feature when conditions allow you to do so safely.
[10]  The Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ is available on EX-L models in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. (Honda HD Digital Traffic service only available in the United States, except Alaska). Please see your Honda dealer for details.
[11]  Check the HondaLink® website for smart phone compatibility and access to the Display Audio Interface.
[12]  HD Radio is a proprietary trademark of iBiquity Digital Corporation.
[13]  SiriusXM services require a subscription after any trial period. If you decide to continue your SiriusXM service at the end of your trial subscription, the plan you choose will automatically renew and bill at then-current rates until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Fees and programming subject to change. XM satellite service is available only to those at least 18 years and older in the 48 contiguous United States and D.C. ©2014 Sirius XM Radio Inc. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.
[14]  Pandora, the Pandora logo, and the Pandora trade dress are trademarks or registered trademarks of Pandora Media, Inc. Used with permission. Compatible with select smartphones. See: www.pandora.com/everywhere/mobile. Not all devices compatible with USB connection. Your wireless carrier's rate plans apply.
[15]  The Display Audio Interface is used for direct connection to and streaming from some current smartphones. Some smartphones may not work. Please see your Honda dealer for details.
[16]  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.
[17]  Windows Media® is a trademark or registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.