Japanese automaker Honda is widely recognized as one of the best producers of quality cars, throughout the world. While their previous generation Civic model may not have earned them much acclaim, they are looking forward to regaining their position in the market once again. The 2016 Honda Civic Si is the upcoming car that looks promising enough to get Honda back on track. It will feature a much more modified exterior visual, a more powerful engine and fuel economy that is at par with some of the best fuel efficient cars in the market. Honda certainly hopes for good sales results with this release.
2016 Honda Civic Si: Redesign Exterior and Interior
New 2016 Honda Civic Si will appear in the market with a refreshed design that is in sync with the modern times. Exterior of this vehicle will sport a more aggressive and urban look. In the front end, LED lights are expected to steal the show with their exceptional glare; front and rear bumpers are to be redesigned according to the overall looks. Back wing is slightly larger than its predecessor, and so are its wheels that the car rides on. The wheels measure at 17 inches, and officials have promised option to upgrade in the future.
The interior of 2016 Honda Civic Si will be upholstered with high-quality materials along with added space in the rear seat region. As far as comfort is concerned, Honda has ensured that there is no lack of it in this car. The seats are likely to be covered with fine quality leather and due to their newly modified shape; it will give you the maximum comfort for every ride, and at every place.
Technological features also get a revamp with this new release. The 2016 Honda Civic Si will feature the best in its class Audio system, a 7 inch touch screen through which you can control the navigation system, option to get heated front seats and a panoramic roof. Inside, there is something for everyone.
2016 Honda Civic Si: Engine and Fuel Economy
It is still too early to say what engine Honda might use to power this beauty, but based on some rumors, we can assume that Honda will use a 1.5 litre turbocharged engine with 4 cylinders. It can produce horsepower of up to 200 and torque of 210 lb-ft. The power will be channeled with a 6-speed manual transmission and will be available on front-wheel drive system.
Fuel economy of 2016 Honda Civic Si can be expected to be around 30 mpg for city drives and 36 mpg for highways. A 2.4 litre engine is also said to be in the making, but we are yet to receive any official information on that.
2016 Honda Civic Si: Release Date, Price, Competitors
The release date of 2016 Honda Civic Si is still unknown, but we can expect the car to turn up during spring of 2016. Honda officials have hinted that the car will be priced similarly to its previous generation model with the chances of the base model costing even lower. It will compete with other cars like Hyundai Elantra, Mazda 3 and Ford Focus to name a few.