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2012 Honda Civic Hybrid 2012 Honda Fit 2012 Ford Focus
     
CVT Hybrid Sedan
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan with Leather
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan with Navigation
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan with Leather and Navigation
Manual
  • Manual
  • Automatic
  • Manual Sport
  • Automatic Sport
  • Automatic Sport with Navigation
4dr Sdn S
  • 4dr Sdn S
  • 4dr Sdn SE
  • 5dr HB SE
  • 4dr Sdn SEL
  • 5dr HB SEL
  • 4dr Sdn Titanium
  • 5dr HB Titanium

Prices

MSRP $24,200 $15,325 $16,500
Invoice $22,479 $14,926 $15,635
Avg. Paid $16,059 $12,411 $11,867

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.8 8.7 8.5
Critics' Rating 7.2 9.6 9.4
Performance 6.7 8.3 8.4
Interior 7.4 8.9 7.7
Operating Cost 8.7 8.3 8.4
Safety 9.7 9.0 9.3
Reliability 4.0 3.5 3.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Comfortable ride
  • Spacious cabin
  • Simple dash controls
  • Strong reliability score
  • Large/versatile cargo space
  • Great gas mileage
  • Fun to drive
  • Superb handling
  • Attractive, high-quality interior
  • Great fuel economy
Cons
  • Clunky gas/electric transitions
  • Plain plastic interior
  • Small trunk
  • Grabby brakes
  • Ride can be harsh
  • Complicated infotainment system

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Manual Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas/Electric I4 1.5L/91 Gas I4 1.5L/91 Gas I4 2.0L/121
MPG 44 City / 44 Hwy 27 City / 33 Hwy 26 City / 36 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sedan 5 Door Hatchback 4 Door Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 105.1 98.4 104.3
Length, Overall (in) 177.3 161.6 178.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.0 66.7 71.8
Height, Overall (in) 56.3 60.0 57.7

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2853 2496 2857

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Optional
Wheel Locks Optional Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard
Wheel Covers Standard Standard

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Optional
Trip Computer Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Optional
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 94.6 90.8 90.7
Front Head Room (in) 39.0 40.4 38.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0 41.3 41.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 52.7 55.6
Front Hip Room (in) 50.5 51.5 53.9
Second Head Room (in) 37.1 39.0 38.0
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 34.5 43.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.3 51.3 53.7
Second Hip Room (in) 51.4 51.3 52.7
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) 57.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 10.7 13.2

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas/Electric I4 Gas I4 Gas I4
Displacement 1.5L/91 1.5L/91 2.0L/121
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 110 @ 5500 117 @ 6600 160 @ 6500
Torque (Net @ RPM) 127 @ 1000-3500 106 @ 4800 146 @ 4450
Transmission Continuously Variable Ratio Manual Manual
Turning diameter 35.4 34.4 36.0

Fuel

Flexible Fuel Capability Standard
Hybrid Fuel Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Optional
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 44 27 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 44 33 36
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 10.6 12.4

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Macpherson strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Torsion beam SLA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Transmission

Automatic Standard Optional
6-Speed Automatic Optional
Continuously Variable Trans Standard
Manual Standard Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard Standard