Ride Comfort in the New 2018 Honda Civic Coupe
With the 2018 model of Civic Coupe Honda made daily commutes, and the soul-sucking sitting in the traffic better, with its comfortable seats placed inside a spacious and luxurious cabin, and above all through a refined ride.
Here is a brief account of the ride comfort the 2018 Honda Civic Coupe is capable of delivering.
Powertrain and Fuel Economy
As collected from the Petaluma Honda dealership, the base trim level of the 2018 Honda Civic Coupe comes with a 2.0-liter engine with a 6-speed manual transmission that returns an EPA rated fuel economy of 28 mpg in the city, 39 mpg in the highway, and 32 mpg in a trip that combines both city and highway driving. When driven with the CVT transmission, the same engine returns a fuel economy that counts 30 in city, 39 in the highway, and 34 in a combined ride.
Standard safety features in the 2018 Honda Civic Coupe include a full suite of front and side impact airbags, tire pressure monitoring system, vehicle stability assist with traction control and reversing camera, all that make it much easier for the Civic in lane changing and parallel parking.
Ride Quality and Comfort
A ride in the 2018 Honda Civic Coupe would just make you feel right from every sense. The ride quality can neither be said as cushy nor harsh. Being extremely quick in response, the driver can feel the weight that allows more grip. The steering in Honda Civic makes the experience of piloting an enjoyable game. Those who are looking for sportier options should consider the Sport trim of Civic or the Sport Touring hatchbacks that brings the benefit of much quicker steering.
A true jack-of-all-trades, the 2018 Honda Civic Coupe strikes almost a near perfect balance between the level of comfort and driving engagement. Its responsive steering in tune with a chassis that has an athletic dynamic to ensure that every ride in a Civic stay smooth, while for the driver it is sheer joy to pilot the car in every driving situation.
The turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine of the 2018 Honda Civic Coupe is simply worth appreciation. With little or no turbo lag it gets you a meaty powerband. While many consumers like its light and crispy response some choose the CVT-equipped Civics that offers a steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifter, to encourage more driver involvement. This is a feature that is only available on the Sport trim and the Sport Touring hatchback trims. In spite of having a firm pedal, the brakes of the 2018 Honda Civic Coupe make you feel good, as it responds the moment you ask it. Overall, the iconic 2018 Honda Civic Coupe is known for its epitomizing excellence of driving comfort as a compact-car that mixes up the right amount of practicality with a fun-to-drive road manner.
The Bottom Line
We experienced our test drive with the 2018 Honda Civic Coupe in the Petaluma Honda dealership where the versatile nature of the Honda Civic got revealed through the trims that have something to offer for every kind of rider.