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The newest version of the Honda Civic debuted in 2016 with a new sedan and coupe. For 2017, Honda has introduced a hatchback version of the Civic, with a Sport Touring version to be in dealer showrooms, soon. The addition of a 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, mated to a slick six-speed manual gearbox adds appeal to buyers who want the economy of a manual or the exhilarating thrill of slamming through the gates when driving a Si or R-Type Honda Civic. Check out the available trims below, so you can find the 2017 that’s perfect for you. 

2017 Honda Civic Trims

  • LX sedan and hatchback
  • LXP coupe
  • Hatchback sport
  • EX sedan or hatchback
  • EX-T sedan or coupe
  • EX-L sedan or coupe
  • Sport Touring hatchback
  • Touring sedan

2017 Honda Civic LX Sedan and Hatchback

Well-equipped even in its most basic form, the 2017 Honda Civic LX can be had as either a sedan, coupe, or hatchback and are the least expensive models in the lineup. Standard power for the LX sedan and coupe is an iVTEC 2.0-liter four cylinder that produces 158 horsepower and 138-pound feet of torque, mated to a six-speed manual transmission driving the front wheels.

The LX hatchback gets the smaller turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder that produces 174 horsepower and 162-pound feet of torque. Both the LX sedan and LX hatchback can be equipped with a continuously variable transmission (CVT) transmission as an option. When equipped with the manual, the sedan gets an estimated 31/40 mpg, city/highway, and the hatchback closely matches it at 33/39 mpg city/highway with the smaller, more powerful engine.

Highlights

  • Manual transmission
  • Rearview camera
  • Automatic climate control

LXP Coupe

Offered with the 2.0-liter and CVT transmission, the mileage of the Civic LXP coupe is 34/39 mpg, city/highway, keeping in line with its manual transmission siblings. Standard features include those offered on the Civic LX model coupe and adds push button and remote engine start and a power moonroof. Honda Smart entry is another feature of the Civic LXP and allows you to lock and unlock the car by touch.

Highlights

  • 2.0-liter engine
  • Power moonroof
  • Push button start and remote start engine

Hatchback Sport

The 2017 Civic Sport hatchback gets a little tweak to its turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine, squeezing out another six horsepower. It is then mated to the six-speed gearbox, with CVT as an option. The addition of underbody spoilers, 18-inch alloy wheels, and standard fog lights give it a more aggressive look than other Civics.

Highlights

  • More powerful engine
  • 18-inch wheels
  • Optional CVT transmission

EX Sedan or Hatchback

Powered with the 2.0-liter four in the Civic EX sedan and the turbo 1.5-liter four-cylinder in the Civic EX hatchback, both are connected to the CVT transmission, standard. What the Ex offers over the LX, are power a moon roof, remote starting, Apple CarPlay™, and Android Auto™ for easy connectivity to your Smartphone. A little more luxurious than the LX or Sport model Civics, the 2017 Civic EX is mid pack of Civic trim levels.

Highlights

  • Power moonroof
  • Remote start
  • Easy communications connectivity

EX-T Sedan or Coupe

Powered with the turbo 1.5-liter engine and manual transmission, both the sedan and coupe dressed with EX-T badging have a deck lid spoiler, dual automatic zone climate control, Apple CarPlay™, and Android Auto™ for communications and entertainment, and Honda LaneWatch, which gives you a camera view of behind you before changing lanes. This is an added safety feature that enhances the long list of safety equipment that is standard on all 2017 Honda Civics.

Highlights

  • Turbo 1.5-liter engine
  • Manual transmission
  • Deck lid spoiler

EX-L Sedan or Coupe

Along with the additional equipment of the Civic EX-T, the EX-L is a more luxurious version of the 2017 Honda Civic and has all of the features of the EX-T plus CVT as the standard transmission. Other standard features of the Civic EX-L sedan and coupe are leather upholstery, an eight-way power driver’s seat, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and available navigation system.

Highlights

  • CVT transmission
  • Leather upholstery
  • Available navigation system

Sport Touring Hatchback

The 2017 Honda Civic Sport is already on the market and the Sport Touring, with its aggressive style, and the powerful turbocharged four-cylinder engine will get your blood pumping a little faster if the product matches the hype of the Honda Civic Sport Touring. Look for it soon at a dealer near you.

Highlights

  • Aggressive styling
  • Turbocharged four-cylinder engine
  • Increased performance

Touring Sedan

The 2017 Honda Civic Touring offers all of the luxuries of the EX-L, its drive train, and features, then adds auto on-off LED headlights, heated front and rear seats, and a 450-watt premium sound system, wired to ten speakers. For your safety and that of your passengers, Honda has also added Honda Sensing™ to the Civic Touring sedan, a suite of electronics that will give you the safest Honda Civic ever built.

Highlights

  • Premium sound system
  • Advanced safety features
  • Automatic headlamps

Conclusion

With three body styles, two engine choices, and the choice of a manual or automatic transmission, the hardest part of buying 2017 Honda Civic may be in finding the one you want. Head to your local Honda dealer to test drive your favorite today!