Yesterday, Honda teased the 2022 Honda Civic Hatchback, publishing a colourful teaser that draped the automobile in silhouette. The hatchback design was clearly seen within the teaser – there are few methods to cover one thing that apparent – although a lot of the automobile was hidden in shadows. Nevertheless, one CivicXi.com discussion board consumer turned up the teaser picture’s brightness to disclose what Honda didn’t need us to see, and there isn’t a lot shock.
The subsequent-gen Honda Civic Hatchback appears quite a bit just like the Honda Civic Sedan that debuted again in April, apart from the trunk that’s been changed with the hatch. The Civic Hatchback wears the identical Accord-inspired styling. The sharp, vertical physique line simply above the door handles is current, as is the kink within the decrease doorways. The Hatchback appears an identical to the sedan on the entrance, although it seems that the rear will obtain distinctive taillights, which is smart. The hatchback design does change the automobile’s rear-end traits.
The Civic Hatchback has typically been the sportier of the 2 choices, although that appears to have been diminished with the next-gen mannequin. We count on the hatch to sport the identical good-looking inside. It ought to provide the newest Honda Sensing security techniques, digital shows, and different creature comforts. Choices will probably embody a 9.0-inch touchscreen infotainment show, a 12-speaker Bose stereo, and different goodies provided for the sedan.
The Civic Hatchback will probably share the identical powertrains because the Civic Sedan, that means the mannequin will provide both a naturally aspirated 2.0-liter making 158 horsepower (118 kilowatts) or a turbocharged 1.5-liter engine making 180 hp (134 kW). The hatch is anticipated to return with a six-speed handbook to enrich the usual CVT, although it’s unclear which engine will provide it. Honda will reveal the 2022 Civic Hatchback on June 23. The brand new Civic will go on sale later this yr.