Potential owners will have a choice between a CVT and a manual transmission, depending on trim.
Along with all the other options, a pair of four- cylinder engines are available, a turbocharged 1.5-L and natural 2.0-L.
Changes to the body design of the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe allows for passengers to have more legroom.
By using stiffer, steel alloys, the 2016 Civic Coupe offers sharper handling profiles than its predecessors.
Honda Sensing is available on select trim grades and offers buyers additional peace of mind while driving.
Even with all of the changes made to the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe, the car still retains excellent fuel scores*.
In 10 generations of production, the Honda Civic has done well to cement itself as a leader in the compact car segment of the global automotive industry. For the new model year, the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe in Lima, OH has been completely redesigned from its previous version and has been described by Honda as a "dynamic rejuvenation" which has resulted in the car being "in a league of its own." The mission for the team developing the 2016 Civic Coupe was clear: They aren't out to build the best compact coupe in its class, they are out to build the best compact coupe anywhere.
While many of the new elements found in the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe in Lima, OH have been borrowed from or inspired by the new Civic sedan, there is still enough to meat left on the bone for the Coupe model to be able to stand on its own. This means the new vehicle architecture had to have nearly European levels of handling confidence, steering response and as much reduction in noise, vibration and harshness as possible. New materials and construction methods used in building the 2016 Civic Coupe produced a vehicle featuring an ultra-rigid body comprised of high-strength steel as well as ultra-high-strength steel. An interest side effect of the new design of the Honda Civic Coupe is a 76-pound drop in weight.
Depending on trim grade, the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe in Lima, OH will come with one of two power plants. The first is a turbocharged, 1.5-liter, four-cylinder engine with direct fuel injection. Current fuel economy score projections have this engine achieving 31 miles per gallon* in the city and 41 miles per gallon* on the highway. The other engine option is a naturally aspirated 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine. This engine can be mated to either a continuously variable transmission or a manual. Models with the automatic gear changers and the 2.0-liter engine can expect fuel economy scores* similar to that of the turbo charged 1.5-liter.
Trim grades of the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe in Lima, OH EX-T and above will feature the new Honda Sensing suite of sensors. These safety and assistive technology can act like an extra set of eyes to help keep the driver and passengers out of danger. However, these systems are not meant to be used in place of safe and established driving practices. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has recognized LX through EX-L models of the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe for being among the safest in its class with a Top Safety Pick rating.
*Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors..