I assume that A3 is a 3 sp. The Civic, while still successful, is not what it once was — it has lost its original essence. Would I buy a Gen 2 if I ran across a nice one now? And, the gross weight of items like power locks, airbags, air compressors on or off defrosters, etc. And the gen2 Civic was big step forward; now instead of wearing a Civic like a badge of honor, one could now actually step into it and think of it as a legitimate car. My brother bought a 2 year old used 4 speed hatch to replace his 1970 Cougar, and it gave him several years of cheap and reliable service. All original and gets 35-40 mpg. Re-read what you said and see how silly it sounds.
It hasn't run for over a year, I put in a battery and gas, and it fired right up. These companies are very well run and have an excellent corporate culture, one of customer first. The European version took a slightly different tack. The European Civic Sport did the same thing, but with two Japanese Keihin carburetors instead of the S. We had 11 years of no car payment with that car. Why insult someone for making an honest post? Winning bidder is responsible for transport.
Winning bidder will be responsible for transport. All original and gets 35-40 mpg. We needed a vehicle that was easy for an elderly person to get in and out of. There are still a handful of these gen2 Civics in my town and unlike a decade ago, when they were all junkers, the reamining ones are obviously well loved. But two cars really stand out from all the ones I wrote up at the old site, because the response was so uniformly unanimous and polarized about them. Winning bidder will be responsible for transport.
Funny how folks latch on to 1 item about a car, then repeat it ad nauseum about all cars of the brand. City Highway 2013 Honda Civic 4 cylinder 1. Even in our damp and salty climate, a fair few of these survive, due mainly to their initial appeal to retirees, and only in the last few years to classic Japanese car fans. Obviously the engine from the wreck held up just fine. Just because the weight of a car goes up and the fuel economy stays the same, does not meant that fuel economy has dramatically improved. That dealer Don Ayres in Fort Wayne sells Hondas to this day, long after Pontiac has disappeared. Proving that the brand listens to customers and reacts quickly, Honda introduced a Civic Si Coupe in 1999 and 2000 with improved performance.
Imagine a manager, who can move his production to Mexico, save 80% on labour and never have to worry about unrest. Maybe the oil level got too low, maybe the oil pan got punctured, water pump or hose could have failed and car was driven too long after overheating, etc. Last year on a two hour trip, with highway speeds around 55 mph due to construction, we got 49 mpg. I went 55 mph the old National speed limit on another trip and got 48 mpg. Bought from the original owner in 1992. I sold it to one of my employees and bought a 2006 Odyssey. In all of the Honda vehicles that we owned there was never a lemon or anything approaching a lemon.
The 94 Escort Wagon was recently stolen. Had there been a larger car in the family there could have been an 80 Civic as a second car instead of the Plymouth Horizon that she bought. I get about 26 on my 2008 Civic 5Spd doing only short hops and got 39 on mostly highway driving. Honda Civic Gas Mileage — 1994-2001 Year Manf. I have an 1988 horizon 2. It was the car I liked the best because of comfort space and good mpg.
We kept the Legend for 16 years and 228,000 miles. I thought they all rusted away by now. Burgundy exterior, cream cloth interior, 1500cc, 5 speed manual. . I am finding this website very useful in choosing my next car. But the best was yet to come. Mopar put in some very respectable numbers with the Dodge Omni, Dodge Charger, and Plymouth Horizon, along with the Dodge and Plymouth Colts which were rebadged Mitsubishi Precis.
The top of the charts included the Toyota Starlet, Renault Alliance, Isuzu I-Mark, and the Audi 4000 Coupe. My 1999 Civic got only 32-34 mpg at 75 mph New Mexico highway max. I could deliver a 60 inch projection television with the Odyssey. It handled well even after front end accident. Neither has ever had a lay-off, either. It is so popular here that Honda set up a factory here to build it, which is now one of the largest in the country-and non-union, I may add.
City Hwy 2001 Honda Civic 4 cylinder 1. When the car was new we got 42 mpg going 72 mph on a 4 hour trip. I am sure it will do better when I slow it down on the highway… Joe on 08. The fact of the matter is the modern internal combustion engine is at the epitome of engineering excellence for performance and efficiency, and I think this is a fact that should be congratulated. From its launch in the early 1970s, the Honda Civic has earned its reputation as a frugal choice for drivers on a tight budget.