Drivers who know anything about Honda know that the Honda Civic is one of the premier cars of its kind. The Civic has been around for more than a generation and it continues to improve and impress. Everything from its design to its comfort to its performance is top notch.
That’s all great, but how does the Civic compare to similar cars? Model research and model comparing is a big part of the car-buying process and it shouldn’t ever be ignored. Here, we are putting the Civic up against the 2019 Hyundai Sonata. Check out our table below to learn more about the base models of each vehicle.
|2019 Honda Civic LX Sedan FWD||Vs.||2019 Hyundai Sonata|
|2-speed CVT, 6-speed manual||Transmission options||6-speed automatic|
|Standard||Adaptive cruise control||Not available|
|Yes||Standard lane departure warning||No|
Even with a lower starting price, the 2019 Civic comes with more efficient transmission options and more technology. Under the hood, the 2019 Civic features a base 158-horsepower, 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine. The EX, EX-L, and Touring trims all come with a slightly more powerful 174-horsepower, 1.5-liter I-4 engine. Depending on the engine, transmission, and individual driving factors, Civic owners can average up to 36 highway mpg** and 25 city mpg**. Come to Hilton Head Honda to learn more about the 2019 Honda Civic!
*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $920.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.
** 25 city/36 highway/29 combined mpg rating for LX & Sport 6MT trims. 30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for LX CVT and Touring trims. 29 city/37 highway/32 combined mpg rating for Sport CVT trim. 32 city/42 highway/36 combined mpg rating for EX & EX-L trims. Based on 2019 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.