1. Honda Civic 2018 Philippines: Highlights
The Honda Civic has been one of the most popular and best-selling cars here in the Philippines for more than a decade. It was during the early 1990’s when I first saw a Honda Civic here in the Philippines and what I like about this car is that it keeps gets better and bolder each time they release something new for the Filipino car enthusiasts.
The all-new 2018 Honda Civic is now on its successful 10th generation run and they are really keen on keeping their promise by giving us Filipinos something to look forward to by adding new innovations and introducing new technology that is guaranteed to provide each Juan with a better driving experience.
The all-new Honda Civic 2018 is available for sale in PH in 6 variants. You can also have 6 colours to choose from depending on your personal taste. There's White Pearl, Steel Metallic, Silver Metallic, Rally Red, Cosmic Blue and Burgundy Pearl. Personally, I really like to consider Rally Red and Silver Metallic on top of my list but all available colours are on the safe side and it still makes the Civic look elegant and sporty no matter what colour you would end up choosing.
The Honda Civic has been one of the most popular and best-selling cars here in the Philippines
Join Philkotse.com as it gives you a detailed review of what the all-new 2018 Honda Civic can offer to the Filipinos. In this article, we will focus on top of the line variant which is the Honda Civic 1.5 RS Turbo CVT Modulo Sport.
2018 HONDA CIVIC 1.8 E CVT - Philippines
2. Honda Civic 2018 Philippines: Exterior
The 2018 Honda Civic has one of the best-looking exteriors as compared to other locally cars for sale here in the Philippines. It actually looks very sporty and yet elegant at the same time with its lowered, wider and yet well-defined body shape. It has upgraded its LED lamps as well as its daytime running lights and it comes with a set of 16-inch Alloy wheels for the 1.8 variants and 17-inch Alloy for the 1.5 Turbo variants.
The Honda Civic 1.5 RS Turbo CVT Modulo Sport has the following dimensions: 4,633 mm in length, 1,799 mm wide, 1,416 mm tall, a wheelbase 2,700 mm and 133 mm ground clearance. These measurements apply to all 2018 Honda Civic variants, they only differ in weight.
The 2018 Honda Civic looks very sporty and yet elegant at the same time with its lowered, wider and yet well-defined body shape
3. Honda Civic 2018 Interior
The interior of the all-new 2018 Honda Civic looks equally attractive and is equipped with sophisticated features that every car owner can dream of. Its instrument TFT cluster is now available in full colour making it easier for the driver to read out essential information such as the fuel and temperature gauges and the speedometer as well.
It also has a pretty cool high-quality leather-clad steering wheel which is equipped with Navi ready electrostatic controls making it more convenient for the driver to operate the infotainment system and use their mobile phones without compromising safety on the road.
The interior of the all-new 2018 Honda Civic looks equally attractive
Further, it comes in ECO driving mode and a well designed 7-inch advanced audio controlled navigation and infotainment system with 6 speakers. Plus the 2018 Civic has a dual zone air-conditioning system with climate control. It also has connectivity features for Bluetooth, HDMI, iPod, iPhone, and USB ports. A power outlet is also added making it more convenient to charge your laptop and other gadgets.
Seats are made of high-quality leather and front and passenger seats can be electronically adjusted to ensure maximum comfort even on long drives. It offers spacious legroom and comfortable seating for 5 passengers. Rear seats are foldable into a 60:40 ratio allowing more space for extra luggage and it also has a generous trunk space that can accommodate approximately 525 litres worth of cargo.
All Honda Civic models are equipped with one-touch up/down power windows for both the driver and front passenger plus 4 standard sized cup holders to protect your upholstery from spilled drinks and stains.
4. Honda Civic 2018 Philippines: Engine
The Honda Civic RS Turbo CVT Modulo Sport has a 1.5-litre engine size and a 1,498 cc of displacement which definitely packs more power to the engine. We have to attribute this to Honda's Earth Dreams Technology with DOHC VTEC Turbo which is something new in the market.
The Honda Civic RS Turbo CVT Modulo Sport has a 1.5-litre engine size
Based on the Honda Civic specs, this 4 cylinder Front Wheel Drive sports sedan can produce a maximum power of 173 hp @ 5,500 rpm and a maximum torque of 216 nm @ 5,500 rpm. All Honda Civic models come with a Euro 4 emission rating which signifies maximum fuel efficiency. It comes with a MacPherson Strut with Stabilizer front suspension and an Independent multi-link rear suspension.
5. Honda Civic 2018 Philippines: Other Features
When owning a Honda car, you are made sure that the safety and security of both the driver and passengers will always be the carmaker's number one priority. The Honda Civic comes with airbags including side and curtain bags to ensure safety at all times. It also comes with Auto Brake System and Electronic Brake Distribution, Immobilizer, Security Alarm, Stability and Cruise Control features, Electronic Door Locks, ISOFIX and Rear Parking Sensors.
The Civic is also equipped with the Emergency Stop Signal or ESS features which provides drivers around you a signal in case of emergencies.
6. Honda Civic 2018 price in the Philippines
Honda Civic 2018 price in the Philippines
|Honda Civic 1.8 E CVT
|Honda Civic 1.5 RS Turbo CVT Modulo
|Honda Civic 1.5 RS Turbo Modulo Sport
|Honda Civic 1.8 E CVT Modulo
|Honda Civic 1.5 RS Turbo CVT Limited Edition
*Kindly refer to our Honda Civic Philippines price list to keep up to date with the latest changes in prices of this sedan.
7. Honda Civic 2018 Philippines: Pros and Cons
Honda Civic 2018 Philippines: Pros & Cons
- Very affordable price point
- Very easy and convenient to maintain since a lot there a lot of Honda service centres here in the Philippines.
- Fuel efficient and user-friendly
- Packed with security features making the car worth your money
- Spare parts for Honda Civic are quite expensive as compared to other car brands here in the Philippines.
- It is only being offered in gasoline variant, it would be nice if the latest Honda Civic would also be sold in Diesel engine.
So, Philkotse.com have just given you a broad overview of the Honda Civic 2018. If you think this sedan is great to buy, rush to the nearest Honda dealerships right now to take one home.