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2013 Honda Civic Hybrid 2013 Toyota Prius 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid
     
CVT Hybrid Sedan
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan with Leather
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan with Navigation
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan with Leather and Navigation
5dr HB Two (Natl)
  • 5dr HB One (Natl)
  • 5dr HB Two (Natl)
  • 5dr HB Three (Natl)
  • 5dr HB Persona (Natl)
  • 5dr HB Four (Natl)
  • 5dr HB Five (Natl)
4dr Auto Hybrid Sedan
  • 4dr Auto Hybrid Sedan
  • 4dr Auto Hybrid SE Sedan
  • 4dr Auto Hybrid SEL Sedan
  • 4dr Auto Hybrid SEL Premium Sedan

Prices

MSRP $24,360 $24,200 $24,995
Invoice $22,627 $22,748 $23,995
Avg. Paid $18,520 N/A N/A

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.8 8.3 7.5
Critics' Rating 6.9 8.8 7.7
Performance 6.3 7.4 8.1
Interior 7.2 7.3 7.3
Safety 9.3 9.3 9.3
Reliability 4.5 3.5 2.5
Operating Cost 8.7 N/A N/A

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Numerous standard features
  • Excellent fuel economy for the class
  • Excellent fuel economy
  • Large cargo area
  • High reliability rating
  • Spacious back seat
  • Powerful engine for a hybrid
  • Well-made cabin
Cons
  • Grabby regenerative brakes
  • Jarring gas/electric transition
  • Uninspired handling
  • Tiny trunk
  • Lackluster performance
  • Some complaints of cheap interior materials
  • Minimal cargo space
  • Confusing navigation system
  • Low reliability rating

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas/Electric I4 1.5L/91 Gas/Electric I4 1.8L/110 Turbocharged Gas/Electric I4 1.4L/85
MPG 44 City / 44 Hwy 51 City / 48 Hwy 42 City / 48 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sedan Hatchback 4 Door Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 105.1 106.3 104.4
Length, Overall (in) 179.4 176.4 182.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.0 68.7 70.0
Height, Overall (in) 56.3 58.7 57.2

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Standard Standard Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2868 3042 3311

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

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

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 94.6 93.7 94.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.0 38.6 38.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0 42.5 41.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 54.9 55.2
Front Hip Room (in) 50.5 52.7 - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) 37.1 37.6 37.1
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 36.0 38.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.3 53.1 53.6
Second Hip Room (in) 51.4 51.200 - TBD -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) 67.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 10.7 15.7

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
HD Radio Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard
Split Bench Seat 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

Brakes

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

Safety Features

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

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Turbocharged Standard
Engine Type Gas/Electric I4 Gas/Electric I4 Turbocharged Gas/Electric I4
Displacement 1.5L/91 1.8L/110 1.4L/85
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 110 @ 5500 98 @ 5200 170 @ - TBD -
Torque (Net @ RPM) 127 @ 1000-3500 105 @ 4000 184 @ 1000-4500
Transmission Continuously Variable Ratio Continuously Variable Ratio Automatic w/manual shift
Turning diameter 35.4 - TBD - 36.4

Fuel

Hybrid Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 44 51 42
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 44 48 48
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 11.9 11.8

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut McPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard
7-Speed Automatic Standard
Continuously Variable Trans Standard Standard