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Comparing The 2019 Honda Civic Sedan & Hatchback In Fort Myers, FL

Honda has once again shown that they are one of the more versatile car manufacturers to date. While some drivers love the style and fuel efficiency that is emphasized on a standard sedan, some drivers long for the passenger volume of an SUV. That’s where the Honda Civic comes in handy. With both a standard sedan and hatchback option, the new 2019 Honda Civic is one of the more versatile options on the road. But what’s the similarities and differences between them. That’s what your friends at Honda of Fort Myers want to find out.

Honda Civic Hatchback


Honda Civic Sedan

Honda Civic Hatchback


2.0L 4-Cyl

1.5L Turbo 4-Cyl.


158 hp @ 6500 rpm

174 hp @ 5500 rpm


138 lb-ft @ 4200 rpm

167 lb-ft @ 1800-5500 rpm

Cargo Volume

15.1 cu. ft.

25.7 cu. ft./46.2 cu.ft. (rear seat up/down)*


6-speed manual transmission

6-speed manual transmission

Which Model Performs Better?

The new Honda Civic Sedan gives customers a variety of powertrain options. With either a standard 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that generates over 150 horsepower or a 1.5L turbocharged engine producing 174. With the new Civic Hatchback, drivers can expect to see the 1.5L turbo version, but the 174 horsepower gets bumped up to 180 with the additions of the center-mounted dual exhaust pipes.

You can explore the performance of these two options thoroughly by scheduling a test drive of the new Honda Civic Sedan and Hatchback at our Honda of Fort Myers dealership. While you’re on your test drive, one of our helpful sales associates will be happy to show off the various fuel economies between the civic and hatchback models.

What’s The Difference In Appearance?

Of course, both the 2019 Civic Sedan and the Civic Hatchback offer similar interior features like the Apple CarPlayⓇ, Available Display Audio Touch-Screen, and a Leather-Trimmed Interior. But its the amount of available space that separates the two.

While both the new sedan and hatchback options offer drivers similar low, fluid profiles, you can’t miss the higher rear and overall length of the hatchback. With an extra 25.7 cubic feet of expandable storage, the hatchback is built for drivers looking for that additional amount of cargo space.

The Similarities In Safety

Honda has never been a manufacturer who skims on safety features, and it’s no different with the Honda Civic. Both the sedan and the hatchback received perfect scores of 5 stars in all crash tests categories from the NHTSA.

Other safety features you can expect to find on the Civic will include the standard Collision Mitigation Braking System, A Road Departure Mitigation System, Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow, and a Lane Keeping Assist System.

Shop For The New Civic At Honda of Fort Myers

Serving Fort Myers and Cape Coral, FL

Our friendly team at Honda of Fort Myers is here to help you tour both the sedan and hatchback options. Visit with us to learn more about the leading comforts found on both the sedan and hatchback models. And be sure to remember our dealership when it’s comes time for your first oil change. Our certified service department is ready to handle all of your maintenance needs. When you need help finding a new car, make the trip to Honda of Fort Myers today!

* Based on SAE J1100 hatchback cargo volume measurement standard plus floor space between first and second rows with front seats moved forward.

** NHTSA government 5 star safety rating are part of the US Department of transportation new car assessment program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbag (SAB).

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