Honda has announced that the tenth generation 2016 Honda Civic sedan will make its world debut on September 16th at 6:15 pm PDT, direct from YouTube Space LA. The reveal of the 2016 Honda Civic sedan will also be the first-ever vehicle to be introduced at the YouTube Space LA.
The design of the 2016 Honda Civic was previewed by the Honda Civic Concept that was unveiled at the New York Auto Show held in April. Honda states that the 10th generation of the Civic sedan has received the ‘most ambitious’ remake in its 43-year history, featuring a sophisticated yet youthful design language with sporty touches.
The company says that it has ‘completely reimagined’ the 2016 Civic range, and will include the introduction of the first-ever five-door hatchback for the U.S. market. The tenth generation Civic range will include a standard sedan and coupe, and their Si performance variants, as well as a Type R high performance variant.
Honda will also be introducing a turbocharged engine in the 2016 Civic, which will be the first time turbocharging technology will be offered by it in the U.S. market. The turbocharged engine will be offered with a short-shifting 6-speed manual transmission or a new sportier and efficient continuously variable transmission (CVT). More details will be revealed during the debut.
The press release is embedded below for further information.