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Honda Civic 1.8 DX Automatic

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Honda Civic 1.8 DX Automatic

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 1797 cm3 / 109.7 cu in / 109.7 cu in, 104.0 kW / 139.5 hp / 139.5 hp @ 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm, 173.6 N·m / 128.0 lb·ft / 128.0 lb·ft @ 4300 rpm / 4300 rpm / 4300 rpm, automatic 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, consumption 8.1 l/100km / 34.9 mpg-UK / 29.0 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)HondaIssued from2008
ModelCivic 1.8 DX AutomaticIssued until
SerieCivicNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerHonda Motor Co.CountryJP,US,CA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)340 l / 12.01 cu ft / 12.01 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)2577 l / 91.01 cu ft / 91.01 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1050 l / 37.08 cu ft / 37.08 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4490 mm / 176.8 in / 176.8 inTotal (curb) weight1280 kg / 2822 lb / 2822 lb
Width1760 mm / 69.3 in / 69.3 inDry weight
Height1440 mm / 56.7 in / 56.7 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2710 mm / 106.7 in / 106.7 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight1441 kg / 3177 lb / 3177 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity50 l / 11.0 UK gal / 13.2 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.66  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.15 m2 / 23.2 sq ft / 23.2 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio
Fuel supplyMPFiEngine displacement1797 cm3 / 109.7 cu in / 109.7 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio
SumpwetMax. output power104.0 kW / 139.5 hp / 139.5 hp at 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm
AspirationMax. torque173.6 N·m / 128.0 lb·ft / 128.0 lb·ft at 4300 rpm / 4300 rpm / 4300 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)41.6 kW / 55.8 hp / 55.8 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output57.9 kW/l / 1.272 bhp/cu in / 1.272 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque96.6 N·m/l / 0.84 lb·ft/cu in / 0.84 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio110.9 kW/ton / 84.0 bhp/ton / 84.0 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)9.4 l/100km / 30.1 mpg-UK / 25.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)6.5 l/100km / 43.5 mpg-UK / 36.2 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)8.1 l/100km / 34.9 mpg-UK / 29.0 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions143 g/km / 230 g/mi / 230 g/mi
  Range617 km / 384 mi / 384 mi

Chassis

Engine locationEngine alignment
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontIndependentSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front195/65-R15Tyres rear195/65-R15
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Honda Civic 1.8 DX Automatic

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