2017 Honda Civic
It is better to not expect about the new 2015 Honda Civic Type R especially for American market because at this time, Honda seems a bit busy with their new project that is preparing the upcoming 2017 Honda Civic. Few years ahead, they are ready to promote this new car with some similarities as Type R. We found some information available from unofficial sites that Honda is possible to redesign the Civic sedan and coupe that should be in 2016. Other rumors mentioned that there will be two redesigned models to come out for American market at 2016 New York Auto Show which could be 2017 Civic both sedan and coupe. Those two models are completely the new edition with some changes around the exterior and interior. The style is new with the support of Earth Dream engines which is claimed to give better EPA fuel economy results along with the increased performance. As one of the best selling brands from Honda, it seems there will be some trim levels with wide range of engine options as 2017 model year.
2017 Honda Civic Redesign Changes
Until today, no one knows about the new look of 2017 Honda Civic. We think that Honda loves bold design so we would be glad to see the radical changes with new and also avant-garde curves to make it more aerodynamic and even sleeker than before. It seems that the design will be a bit similar to Type R but other parts could be completely new. Some new features are possible to offer because it will ride on a new platform to make it more rigid, lighter with the better handling and performance.
2017 Honda Civic Engines and Hybrid Powertrain
As we have mentioned to you above that the company is ready to offer their fresh developed engine which is Earth Dream engines. Besides, they could offer hybrid version for 2017 Honda Civic sedan and coupe. The hybrid version will go with two-motor system and this configuration will be more about the extensive electric driving mode. The two electric motors will power the wheel and the battery charge. This system is also used by the current Accord Hybrid but it will be cheaper and better.
About the gasoline engine, the base version of 2017 Honda Civic will be taken from the new Honda Civic Type R in 2015 and it means four-cylinder Earth Dreams engine 2.0 liter turbocharged to produce between 280 and 300 horsepower. At this moment, the car is issued to go with Continuously Variable Transmission in order to send the power to front or all-wheel drive system. The all-wheel drive is the optional.
2017 Honda Civic Release Date
Likely, the best place that sounds good for the premiere of 2017 Honda Civic is at New York Auto Show 2016 with the price tag that is still unknown since it is early to estimate the cost production. This new generation will come out in American market in 2016 so we have more time to wait the official announcement.
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