Honda
Civic
1996
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1996 Honda Civic Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1996 Honda Civic specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1996 Honda Civic warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$10,350
Invoice *
$9,708
Engine
1.6L I-4 106 HP 103.0 ft.lbs. @ rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
33.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
38.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
1.6L I-4 106 HP 103.0 ft.lbs. @ rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
75 amp
Battery
55 amp
Axle Ratio
3.72 / 4.36
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
11.9 gal.
Drive Type
front-wheel
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Front Tires
P175/70SR13.0 M+S
Front Seat Type
bucket
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
2-way
Rear Seats
full
Seat Trim
cloth
Door Trim
cloth
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
mechanical
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical
Front Windshield Wipers
fixed interval
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Door Count
2 doors
Exterior Length
164.5 "
Exterior Width
67.1 "
Exterior Height
54.1 "
Wheelbase
103 "
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored
Exterior Mirrors
dual manual remote
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1996 Honda Civic safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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