Honda Civic Diesel (2016)

Expected Price

₹ 16,00,000
* Delhi. May vary.


Fuel Type Diesel
Engine Displacement 1798 cc
No. of Gears 6-Speed Manual Gearbox
Body Type Sedan
Current Status Upcoming
Summary Civic Diesel is an upcoming premium level sedan coming from non other than Honda. Honda has already made its presence felt with City and Civic petrol variants in India. The Diesel variant will look to cater to a wider market. Honda Civic Diesel will feature a 1798cc engine which generates a maximum power of 118 bhp @ 4000 rpm and a maximum torque of 300 Nm @ 3000 rpm. The sedan comes with a 50 litres fuel tank and is expected to deliver a mileage of 12-16 kmpl. In this segment Honda Civic Diesel will give competition to Hyundai Elantra, Toyota Corolla Altis, Chevrolet Cruze, and Skoda Octavia.
Maximum Power 118 Bhp @ 4000 rpm
Maximum Torque 300 Nm @ 3000 rpm
Emission Standard ULEV-2/PZEV
Drive-by-Wire Throttle System
Mileage (City) 12.6 kmpl (approx.)
Mileage (Highway) 16.51 kmpl (approx.)
Overall Length 4556 mm
Overall Width 1752 mm
Overall Height 1435 mm
Wheelbase 2700 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm
Turning Radius 5.40 metres
Front Headroom 962.6 mm
Rear Headroom 919.4 mm
Front Legroom 1066.8 mm
Rear Legroom 919.48 mm
Front HipRoom 1282.7 mm
Rear HipRoom 1305.5 mm
Front Track 1498 mm
Rear Track 1521 mm
Seating Capacity 5 (2 + 3)
Number of Seating Rows 2 Rows
Number of Doors 4 Doors
Fuel Tank Capacity 50 litres
Front Brakes Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc
Rear Brakes Drum
Front Suspension Multi-Link Rear Suspension, Stabilizer Bar
Rear Suspension Multi-Link Rear Suspension, Stabilizer Bar
Front Tyre 195/65 R15
Rear Tyre 195/65 R15
Alloy Wheels
Wheels 17" Alloys
Spare Wheel Compact Spare Tyre T135/80 D15 99M
Tubeless Tyres
One Touch Triple Turn Signal
Steering Mounted Controls Yes (Cruise / Audio / Phone / i-MID / Navigation)
Trunk Room Light
Power Outlet Yes (Front 12V Power Outlet)
Rear AC Vents Yes (Rear-Seat Heater Ducts)
Remote Fuel Filler
Centre Console With Cup Holder Yes (Center Console with Sliding Armrest and Storage Compartment)
Hands-free Bluetooth
Vanity mirror Yes (Driver's and Front Passenger's Mirrors)
Variable Intermittent Wipers
Air Conditioner Yes (Automatic Climate Control)
Rear Seat (Split) Yes (60/40 Split)
Keyless Entry
Power Steering Yes (Motion-Adaptive Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS), (Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column)
Rear Defogger Yes (Rear Window Defroster with Timer)
Engine Start/Stop Button Yes (ECON Button, ECON Mode Indicator)
Audible Headlight-on Reminder
Clutch Foot Rest Driver's Footrest
Power Windows Yes (Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down Driver's Window)
Remote Boot Release
MID (Multi Information Display) Yes (i-MID with 5-Inch LCD Screen and Customizable Feature Settings) (Welcome Screen)
Body Coloured Door Handles
Body Coloured Bumpers
Outside Rear-view Mirrors Yes (Both Side Electric)
Tinted Glass
Body Unit-Body Construction, Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) Body Structure
Leather Steering and Gear knob
Outside Air Temperature Display
Map Pockets Yes (Front & Rear Door-Pocket Storage Bins)
Sunroof Yes (One-Touch Power Moonroof with Tilt Feature)
Rear Seat Belts Yes (3-Point Seat Belts)
Head Restraint Yes (Adjustable Head Restraints)
Tyre Pressure Monitoring system
Airbags Yes (Dual-Stage, Multiple-Threshold Front Airbags, SmartVent Front Side Airbags, Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover Sensor)
Rear View Camera Yes (Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Dynamic Guidelines)
Front Seat Belts Yes (3-Point Seat Belts) (Adjustable Front Seat-Belt Anchors)
Seatbelt Reminder Yes (Driver's and Front Passenger's Seat-Belt Reminder)
Parking Sensors
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) Yes (VSA System and VSA-Off Indicators)
Traction Control Triue
Engine Immobilizer Yes (Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer)
Speed Sensitive Door Autolock
Child-Protection Door Locks
Average Fuel Consumption
Instantaneous Fuel Consumption
Trip Distance 2
Programmed Service Reminder
Digital Clock
Average Speed
Low Fuel Warning
Distance to Empty
Xenon Headlamps
Front Fog Lights
DRLs (Daytime Running Lights)
Darkness Sensing Headlamps
ORVM Turn Indicators
Music System Yes (7" Display Audio Electrostatic Touch-Screen and Customizable Feature Settings) (HondaLink Next Generation) ( Pandora Compatibility)
Number of Speakers 6
AUX Compatibility
MP3 Playback
USB Compatibility Yes (USB Audio Interface) (Front & Centre Console)
AM/FM Radio Yes (Radio Data System (RDS)) (HD Radio With Navigation) (SiriusXM Radio With Navigation )
CD Player
SMS Readout Yes (SMS Text Message Function)
GPS Navigation System Yes (Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System)
Voice Recognition
Roof Antenna Yes (Integrated Rear-Window Antenna)
Bluetooth Compatibility
Speed Sensitive Auto-Volume
Leather Seats
Heated Seats Front/Rear Yes (Heated Front Seats)
Rear Centre Armrest Yes (With Cup Holder)
Driver Seat Adjustment Yes (Driver's Seat with 8-Way Power Adjustment)

Honda Civic Diesel (2016) Review

26 Jun, 2015 12:48 PM


Honda, a Japanese automobile manufacturing company has now become a common name in Indian market. It has given a lot of exclusive sedans and hatchbacks to Indian market which got both success and praise here. In 1990s, Honda first introduced Civic, a line of compact and subcompact cars which now established itself completely in Indian market as a major luxurious brand name. Now, as per the latest buzz, Honda is planning to launch the 2015 Civic in Indian market by 2016. Also, later that year, a diesel variant of that model will also be available to everyone if things pan out well for Honda Civic 2015.


The exterior of Honda Civic 2015 is a complete blend of style, uniqueness and impressive design. It has 'open-mouth' lower front body colored bumper, multi-reflector halogen headlights with Auto On/Off function, black honeycomb mesh front radiator grille with a chrome slab in its lower portion, bonnet with sleek chrome slab in air dam and new round fog lamps, power adjustable, folding and heated body colored ORVMs with in-built side indicators, one-touch power moon-roof with tilt feature, body colored door handles, integrated rear window antenna, variable intermittent windshield wipers, 16-inch alloy wheels, a chrome finished bar at rear above number plate, clear lens tail lights and newer stylish rear bumper. It has a length of 4557mm, width of 1753mm and height of 1435mm as its dimension and has a large wheelbase of 2670mm for a stable ride. It has a good high ground clearance of 170mm for a bump free ride and a minimum turning radius of 5.4m for easy cruising in city traffic and tight parking spots. It has a fuel tank capacity of 50 litres and its kerb weight ranges between 1243-1305kgs. It has a front and rear track of 1499mm and 1521mm respectively.


The interior of Honda Civic 2015 is also a complete combination of luxury, space and comfort with advanced and unique features. It has leather trimmed interiors, adjustable seats with heated front seats, height adjustable driver's seat, reclining front and fold-down rear seatbacks, adjustable head restraints and adjustable front seat-belt anchors, i-MID with 5-inch LCD screen showing average fuel economy and speed indicator, clock, Bluetooth HandsFreeLink, customizable feature settings, Digital odometers, trip-meters and fuel-mileage indicators, elapsed time and exterior temperature indicator, Miles-To-Empty indicator, Maintenance Minder System, Rear-view camera with guidelines, Pandora compatibility, SMS Text Message Function, Turn-By-Turn indicators and welcome screen, a powerful AC with Automatic Climate Control System and Air-Filtration System, Honda Satellite-linked Navigation System with Voice Recognition, FM Traffic and Multi-angle Rear-view camera with guidelines.

Engine and Gearbox

Honda Civic 2015 has a powerful 1798cc, 1.8L, In-line 4-cylinder, 16-valve SOHC i-VTEC, Aluminium-alloy cylinder head, Drive-by-Wire throttle system, Eco Assist System, MPFI, Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer based petrol engine. It generates a maximum power of 140 bhp at 6500 rpm and a maximum torque of 174 Nm at 4300 rpm and has both five speed manual as well automatic gearbox transmission. It has a compression ratio of 10.6:1 and bore and stroke of 81mm and 87.3mm respectively. It also has an ECON button which upon pushing makes the engine operate in more environmental friendly way. It has a good average mileage of 13.2kmpl. Honda will also add a diesel engine to this model after few months of its launching.

Braking and Suspension

Honda Civic 2015 has power-assisted ventilated front disc brakes of 282mm diameter and solid rear disc brakes of 259mm diameter. The suspension system is a McPherson Strut type with Stabilizer Bar at front and Multi-Link type with Stabilizer Bar at rear. Also, this Civic has Motion-Adaptive Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion steering with Lock-to-Lock steering wheel turns.

Shades and Safety Features

For the utmost safety of the passengers, it has ABS with EBD and BA, Advanced Compatibility Engineering II body structure, front day-time running lights, dual-stage multiple-threshold front SRS Airbags, 3-point seat belts at all seating positions with Automatic Tensioning System at front seats, SmartVent front side Airbags, Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children(LATCH) rear seat mounting system, side curtain Airbags with Rollover sensor, Tire Pressure Monitoring System(TPMS), Vehicle Stability Assist(VSA) with Traction Control, driver's and front passenger's seat belt reminder and child-proof rear door locks. Honda Civic 2015 will be available in 8 beautiful shades to display its beauty which includes Alabaster Silver Metallic, Crimson Pearl, Crystal Black Pearl, Dyno Blue Pearl, Urban Titanium Metallic, Taffeta White, Polished Metal Metallic and Kona Coffee Metallic.


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