The all-new 2020 Honda Civic is the perfect modern car that provides comfort, style, and a good driving experience making it one of the most affordable cars in the UAE. The car boasts of a good performance with a fuel-efficient engine that can do 20km/L making it a good option for those worried about the fluctuating fuel prices in the UAE.
The car’s structure is sleek and stylish leaving a lasting impression on the onlookers. The sedan comes with a compact exterior with a classy grille, sleek lines, and its signature illuminating system.
The interior offers premium amenities, advanced in-cabin features, and the latest convenience features. The sedan has a family car appeal with the latest safety and driving assistance features that make the driving experience safer. The car has a sophisticated chassis, front and rear stabilizers to help with controlling the vehicle. Furthermore, to enable the drive to be in control of the vehicle always the MacPherson struts in front and a multi-link suspension in the rear is also available.
The car offers a bold exterior, a premium interior, advanced safety, and assistance features with an impressive engine. Here is a detailed review of everything that the new 2020 Honda Civic has to offer to make it stand out in the best affordable cars segment.
Design of the 2020 Honda Civic
The 2020 Honda Civic fits well in the most affordable cars category as a statement car with a sleek exterior and a contemporary interior. The car’s exterior exudes style and a sporty side with a premium illuminating system. The interior provides a perfect blend of style, comfort, and convenience.
The compact 2020 Honda Civic is an impressive looking car with a sporty appeal to it. The front fascia features a sculpted hood, with a stylish grille, sharp lines, and an advanced illuminating system. The inline LED headlights provide excellent visibility to ensure a hassle-free car driving experience. The headlights have Daytime Running Lights (DRL) in the front, and fog lights on the black sports bumper to illuminate the path even during low visibility conditions like dense fogs and dust storms.
The car has an authoritative road presence due to its long wide stance, and sporty aura with 17-inch alloy wheels and an elongated wheelbase. Sleek lines, roof spoiler, and decklid spoiler contribute towards improved aerodynamics of the car.
The rear has C-shaped taillights, a colored decklid spoiler, smart entry doors, and a trunk. There is also a wing spoiler that comes with an RS trim level that accentuates its sporty appeal. For improved visibility, the 2020 Honda Civic comes with LED bar lights. The car also has a power sunroof to give you an open-air experience and a panoramic view to enjoy.
The sedan offers 13 color options that are Ivory, Platinum White Pearl, Taffeta White, Modern Steel Metallic, Midnight Burgundy Pearl, Polished Metal Metallic, Lunar Silver Metallic, Brilliant Sporty Blue Metallic, Passion Red Pearl, Crystal Black Pearl, Carnelian Red Pearl, Cosmic Blue Metallic, and Black.
Like all the nice affordable cars available, this sedan also comes with premium comfort and convenience. The interior has a spacious cabin that allows the commute to be a relaxing and enjoyable experience. The rear passenger seat has separate ventilation that adds to the comfort while traveling.
The car interior adds to the sporty feel with a race inspired sports pedal along with a driver information interface. The steering wheel has controls like Bluetooth Hands-free link calls, and audio streaming to keep you connected on the go. Adding to the infotainment is a 7-inch touchscreen display audio and USB connectivity. There is also a dual-zone automatic climate control feature that maintains a pleasant environment within the car.
Performance of the 2020 Honda Civic
The new 2020 Honda Civic falls under the affordable new cars segment with a four-wheel drive and three engine options available in the UAE. The car has a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with three different engine options.
- 1.6-liter inline 4-cylinder engine: The engine can produce 123 horsepower and 151Nm of torque. The car can accelerate from 0-100 in just 11.6 seconds and can maintain a top speed of 200 km/h. Moreover, its engine has an impressive fuel-efficiency of 18.5km/L.
- 2.0-liter inline 4-cylinder engine: The engine can produce 158 horsepower and 187 Nm of torque. The car can accelerate from 0-100km/h in just 8.9 seconds and can maintain a top speed of 200 km/h. Moreover, its engine has an impressive fuel-efficiency of 18.9km/L.
- 1.5-liter inline 4-cylinder engine: The turbocharged engine can produce 180 horsepower and 220 Nm of torque. The car can accelerate from 0-100km/h in just 7.5 seconds and can maintain a top speed of 210 km/h. Moreover, its engine has an impressive fuel-efficiency of 20 km/L.
Besides style and performance, the new 2020 Honda Civic delivers safety and assistance as well with its ACE (Advanced Compatibility Engineering) body structure with a new crash-stroke design. The latest model ensures uncompromised safety and modern built-in assistance features that ensure a hassle-free experience.
The car comes with elaborate safety technologies, here are some of the important features:
- Power-assisted 4-wheel DSC Brakes
- Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist
- Electric Parking Brake
- Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
- Multi-angle Rearview Camera
- Dual SRS Driver & Assistant Airbags
- Honda LANE WATCH
Price of the 2020 Honda Civic in the UAE
The 2020 Honda Civic is one of the most affordable cars available in the UAE with six trim levels (DX, LX, LX Sport, LXI, EXI, and RS). Every level ensures a smooth driving experience with just a few upgraded features at every level. The impressive interior, compact exteriors, and commendable performance make the car a valuable budget car. The starting price is AED 65,900 that can increase with the trim levels, customization options, and opted technologies.