After we read on netcarshow.com, we has get new information about Honda car maker. Honda car maker has unveiled new 2012 honda civic with designed to even better meet the diverse needs of the compact-vehicle buyer when it launches in the spring of 2011. Honda civic will become more fuel efficient with two models and its entire redesigned ninth-generation Civic lineup. The all-new Honda Civic HF and the Civic Hybrid each delivering fuel economy estimates of more than 40 mpg on the highway.
Built on the tradition of Honda fuel efficiency, the economical Honda Civic HF model will be the most fuel-efficient gasoline-only powered Civic in the lineup when it launches this spring. Equipped with a 1.8-liter i-VTEC engine, the Honda Civic HF is targeted to earn EPA-estimated fuel economy of 41 mpg on the highway. The 2012 Civic Hybrid, which will be outfitted for the first time with a lithium-ion battery and a larger 1.5-liter i-VTEC engine, is expected to achieve an EPA-estimated city/highway combined fuel economy of 45 mpg, an improvement of 4 mpg compared to the current 2011 Honda Civic Si Concept.
John Mendel, executive vice president of sales for American Honda Motor Co.,Inc said “The Civic is the only model in the industry that can deliver on all fronts – fuel economy, sporty performance, smart packaging, alternative fuel and long-term value,” and also says For the ninth-generation Civic, we are emphasizing improved fuel economy across the board, from the hybrid sedan to the sporty Si model.”
Honda Civic and Civic Hybrid models are equipped with high frequency components with aerodynamic efficiency and Honda Eco Assist ™, an innovation that can improve the efficient operation of vehicles while providing information to promote more effectively the individual styles of leadership. The 2012 Civic lineup includes a sedan and a coupe with conventional gasoline models, a new “HF” high fuel economy version, two sporty “Si” performance versions, along with one hybrid and a natural gas alternative-fuel variant.