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2009 Honda Civic 4-Door Automatic LX Specs

4-Door Automatic LX
MSRP based on 4-Door Automatic LX
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 25 mpg City/36 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 1.8L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name LX Automatic Sedan
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission Compact 5-speed automatic transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2754
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 51.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.9
Second Head Room (in) 37.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7
Second Hip Room (in) 51.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.4
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 106.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2
Height, Overall (in) 56.5
Length, Overall (in) 176.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 59.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.0

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 128 @ 4300
Fuel System MPFI
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 140 @ 6300
Displacement 1.8L/110
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.67
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.44
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.53
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.96
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.53
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD -
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7
Tires
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.95
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.39

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic brake...
Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) body structure
Side-impact door beams
Daytime running lights
Dual front dual-stage, dual-threshold airbags
Dual front side-impact airbags w/passenger-side occupant...
Side curtain airbags, front & rear
3-point seat belts in all seating positions -inc: front...
Child-proof rear door locks
Outboard lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
Emergency trunk release
Tire pressure monitoring system

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 60,000
Drivetrain Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
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