Honda
Civic
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2012 Honda Civic Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 2012 Honda Civic specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2012 Honda Civic warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$15,755
Invoice *
$14,660
Engine
1.8L I-4 140 HP 128.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,300 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 5-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
28.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
36.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
1.8L I-4 140 HP 128.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,300 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 5-spd auto w/OD
Battery
410 amp
Axle Ratio
4.29 / 4.44
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
13.2 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
front-wheel
Traction Control
ABS & driveline
Electronic Stability
VSA
Front Suspension
strut
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Front Shocks
gas-pressurized
Rear Suspension
independent multi-link
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Rear Shocks
gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
15.0 " steel / 16.0 " machined aluminum / 17.0 " silver aluminum
Front Tires
P195/65HR15.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel
Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
center
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
full bench
Rear Headrests
adjustable
Seat Trim
cloth
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
rubber front & rear
Dashboard Trim
metal-look
Rearview Mirror
day-night / auto-dimming day-night
Glove Box
glove box
Dome Light
fade
Floor Console
full
Cup Holder
front
Instrument Panel Storage
bin
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Cargo Net
cargo net
Cargo Light
cargo light
Radio
radio prep / XM AM/FM/Satellite
Speakers
4
Antenna
window grid
Door Locks
manual
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
mechanical
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical
Power Outlets
1
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power
First Aid Kit
first aid kit
Instrument Display
digital/analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Trip Computer
trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel Type
telescopic tilt
Front Windows
power
Rear Windows
fixed
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
fixed interval
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Driver Side Impact Airbags
seat mounted
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted
Overhead Airbag
curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front
Ignition Disable
immobilizer
Door Count
2 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
11.7 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
175.5 "
Exterior Width
69.0 "
Exterior Height
55.0 "
Wheelbase
103 "
Front Tread
59 "
Rear Tread
60 "
Turning Radius
17.7 '
Curb Weight
2,597 lbs. / 2,659 lbs.
Front Legroom
42.2 "
Rear Legroom
30.8 "
Front Headroom
38.1 "
Rear Headroom
34.3 "
Front Hiproom
53.2 "
Rear Hiproom
49.0 "
Front Shoulder Room
55.1 "
Rear Shoulder Room
52.2 "
Passenger Volume
83 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
11.7 cu.ft.
Mud Flaps
front and rear
Bumpers
body-colored
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored
Rocker Panel Extensions
rocker panel extensions
Grille Moldings
black
Paint
clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual manual remote
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited
Accessories Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 2012 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

DX 2dr Coupe w/Automatic
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
DX 4dr Sedan w/Automatic
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
LX 2dr Coupe w/Automatic
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
EX 2dr Coupe w/Automatic
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
LX 4dr Sedan w/Automatic
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
Natural Gas 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
Si 2dr Coupe
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
EX-L 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
EX 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
EX-L 2dr Coupe
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
Si 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
HF 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
DX 4dr Sedan w/Manual
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
LX 2dr Coupe w/Manual
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
EX 2dr Coupe w/Manual
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
LX 4dr Sedan w/Manual
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
DX 2dr Coupe w/Manual
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT

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