2021 Honda Civic Sedan review with specs, trims, and prices

2021 Honda Civic Sedan review with specs, trims, and prices

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2021 Honda Civic Sedan

$21,050

Starting MSRP*

32 / 42

City / Hwy MPG rating*

Overview of 2021 Honda Civic Sedan

Drivers looking for excellent fuel economy combined with the performance from a turbocharged engine need to look no further than the new 2021 Honda Civic. This compact vehicle flawlessly balances comfort and athleticism for unmatched ride quality. Honda Civic 2021 models come with advanced technology and safety features at all trim levels making this vehicle punch well above its MSRP weight. The comfort, quality, and economy of the 2021 Honda Civic sedan are what make it a top pick among small sedans according to Edmunds

Honda Civic Key Specs and Features

Performance

The Honda Civic 2021 model continues the history reliability, power, and handling found in previous Civic models making this vehicle exhilarating to drive. Enjoy the ample power from the 174-horsepower engine with an enhanced 1.5-liter turbocharged option available. Driving enthusiasts will love the precision cornering thanks to a rigid body structure and sporty suspension paired with impressive braking performance.

Exterior

With 8 exterior color options across 5 trim levels and an aggressive look with sophisticated lines and flowing body contours, the 2021 Honda Civic Sedan is designed to stand out. Enjoy easy vehicle access with smart entry and push-button start as well as remote engine start available in select trims. The Honda Civic 2021 Touring trim also offers rain-sensing windshield wipers and LED headlights with automatic on-off capabilities for added safety and convenience.

Interior

The Honda Civic 2021 interior is built to impress with comfortable seating for up to five. All models come with fold-down rear seats for added cargo storage options, adding to the already spacious 15.1 cubic feet of available space. Drivers also enjoy the ergonomically crafted interior features including steering wheel controls and an easy-to-read driver information interface.

Technology

In addition to Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® and USB Audio Interface which comes standard with every 2021 Honda Civic Sedan model, many feature advanced technologies like a navigation system with voice recognition and both HD Radio™ and SiriusXM® Radio. Select trims also pair technology with safety and convenience in features like Honda LaneWatch™ and adaptive cruise control with low-speed follow.

Safety & Alerts

All Honda Civic 2021 models feature Honda Sensing® the latest suite of features to build driver awareness and confidence in a convenient manner. These safety and driver-assistive features include collision mitigation braking, forward collision braking, lane departure warning, road departure mitigation, adaptive cruise control, and more.


Interior Options for 2021 Honda Civic

After choosing your Honda Civic Sedan trim level and exterior color, you are able to choose the interior color of your vehicle. If custom ordering your Honda Civic 2021 model directly from the factory, you have full flexibility to choose the interior and exterior options that best suit your style making your new Honda stand out on the streets of Everett. Available 2021 Honda Civic interiors include:

  • Black fabric
  • Gray fabric
  • Ivory fabric
  • Black leather
  • Gray leather
  • Ivory leather

When shopping for a new 2021 Honda Civic, it is wise to keep in mind that certain upholstery options or color combinations are only available via a custom order. It’s also important to know that leather interiors are only available as a standard option for 2021 Honda Civic EX-L and 2021 Honda Civic Touring models.


Configurations of 2021 Honda Civic Sedan

Each trim level of the 2021 Honda Civic Sedan is designed to pair comfort, style, and fuel economy with a fun and sporty driving experience. See how the different configurations compare to find the trim level that’s right for you.

LX

Starting at $21,050 MSRP *

Engine In-Line 4-Cylinder 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC®
Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission (M-CVT)
MPG 30 city/ 38 hwy

Sport

Starting at $22,850 MSRP *

Engine In-Line 4-Cylinder 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC®
Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) w/ 2.0L 4-Cyl. Engine
MPG 29 city/37 hwy

EX

Starting at $24,200 MSRP *

Engine In-Line 4-Cylinder with Turbocharger 16-Valve DOHC
Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission (LL-CVT)
MPG 32 city / 42 hwy

EX-L

Starting at $25,400 MSRP *

Engine In-Line 4-Cylinder with Turbocharger 16-Valve DOHC
Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission (LL-CVT)
MPG 32 city / 42 hwy

Touring

Starting at $28,100 MSRP *

Engine In-Line 4-Cylinder with Turbocharger 16-Valve DOHC
Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission (LL-CVT): with Paddle Shifters
MPG 30 city / 38 hwy

Honda Civic Safety Ratings & Safety Features

Honda Civic Sedan Safety Ratings: NHTSA

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) gave the 2021 Honda Civic sedan a 5/5-star rating across all categories after conducting independent crash tests. These are the individual NHTSA ratings for the 2021 Honda Civic sedan:

  • Overall Front Star Rating: 5/5 stars
  • Front Driver Side Star Rating: 5/5 stars
  • Front Passenger Side Star Rating: 5/5 stars
  • Overall Side Star Rating: 5/5 stars
  • Rollover Star Rating: 5/5 stars

Honda Civic Sedan Safety Ratings: IIHS

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is another highly respected independent safety testing organization. In its own tests, the IIHS found the Honda Civic to have a “good” rating, the highest mark on the scale, across all categories.

  • Small Overlap Front – Driver Side: Good
  • Small Overlap Front – Passenger Side: Good
  • Moderate Overlap Front: Good
  • Side: Good
  • Roof Strength: Good
  • Head Restraints & Seats: Good

Honda Civic safety features & technology

Along with earning outstanding crash safety ratings, the 2021 Honda Civic Sedan comes with the cutting-edge Honda Sensing® suite of driver-assist technology. This delivers more control and an improved driving experience wherever the road takes you.

Standard Honda Civic safety features

  • Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) body structure
  • Advanced front airbags (i-SRS)
  • SmartVent® front side airbags & side curtain airbags
  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with traction control
  • Multi-angle rearview camera

Honda Sensing®

  • Forward Collision Warning (FCW)
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
  • Road Departure Mitigation (RDM)
  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)

What is the Warranty on a 2021 Honda Civic?

When you buy a brand-new 2021 Honda Civic from Klein Honda in Everrett, Washington, you’ll get all the benefits and coverages of both the Honda manufacturer warranty and our Klein Honda lifetime warranty.

Klein Honda Limited Lifetime Warranty

Complimentary coverage

At Klein Honda, we want to make our customers so happy they come back and refer their friends. That’s why every new 2021 Honda Civic Sedan and qualifying pre-owned vehicles comes with the Klein Honda Limited Lifetime Warranty at no additional charge.

Covers the most expensive parts

The Klein Honda warranty covers your engine, turbocharger, transmission and drive axle assemblies, all internally lubricated parts for 2, 4, and all-wheel drive, plus all seals and gaskets.

Towing is included

Don’t be caught without a ride! The Klein Honda Limited Lifetime Warranty includes up to $80 worth of complimentary towing coverage if the breakdown is the result of a covered part.

No time limit

The Klein Honda Limited Lifetime Warranty is valid for the entire time you own the car. No time or mileage limits here!

No additional service requirements

There are no extra vehicle maintenance or service requirements to keep your Klein Honda Limited Lifetime Warranty in effect. Simply follow the recommended maintenance schedule outlined in your owner’s manual as you normally would. We make it easy with online vehicle service scheduling and service coupons.


Honda manufacturer warranty

3-Year/ 36,000-Mile Limited Vehicle Warranty

All new Honda vehicles are covered by a 3-Year/36,000-Mile Limited Warranty. This includes the 12-volt battery. Full details of what this warranty covers can be found by consulting the Honda Owners website.

5-Year/60,000-Mile Powertrain Limited Warranty

All new Honda vehicles are covered by a 5-Year/60,000-Mile Powertrain Limited Warranty. Consult the Honda Owners website for more information about what is covered by this warranty.

Seat Belt Limited Warranty

All seatbelts that fail to function properly are covered for 15 years or 150,000 miles, whichever comes first.

Rust Perforation Limited Warranty

Honda will repair or replace any body panel on your vehicle that rust from the inside out. This coverage extends for 5 years with no mileage limit.


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*30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for LX and Touring trims. 29 city/37 highway/32 combined mpg rating for Sport trim. 32 city/42 highway/36 combined mpg rating for EX and EX-L trims. Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors. MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, and other applicable fees. Dealer prices may vary. MSRP does not include additional charge for premium colors.