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Honda Civic 2007 sedan
Trim Shown: Sedan
Our top-rated small sedan has responsive handling and a steady, compliant ride. Road noise is pronounced. The 1.8-liter, four-cylinder engine is refined, works well with the smooth five-speed automatic, and returned 28 mpg with the automatic and 31 mpg with the manual. Instruments are arranged in two tiers, with a high-mounted digital speedometer. The hybrid's 1.3-liter, four-cylinder engine works well with the continuously variable transmission and returned 37 mpg overall, but can't propel the car solely on electric power. Standard safety equipment includes ABS and curtain air bags. Crash-test results are impressive. The GX is a natural-gas-powered model with ultraclean emissions, available in New York and California.

See Reliability page for the latest 2007 Honda Civic recalls.

Safety Equipment

ABS available, standard from 2006. Side air bags available from 2001, standard from 2006. Head protection air bags standard from 2006. ESC available from 2007, standard from 2012. Forward collision warning and automatic emergency braking available from 2016.

Road Test

The Honda Civic is refined and economical, with fairly nimble handling and a relatively comfortable ride. The aerodynamic styling of the Civic looks futuristic, but sacrifices ease of access. Pronounced road noise remains a complaint. Stability contr...


  • Powertrain refinement, fuel economy, fit and finish, crash-test results.


  • Road noise, no ESC without leather option.


2 front, 3 rear
Drive Wheels

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Body Styles
Transmissions Available
  • 5-speed Manual
  • 5-speed Automatic
  • CVT
  • 6-speed Manual
Engines Available
  • 1.3-liter 4 hybrid (110 hp)
  • 1.8-liter 4 (113 hp)
  • 1.8-liter 4 (140 hp)
  • 2-liter 4 (197 hp)