The popularity of sedans in the global automotive space is Not what it once used to be, however, this hasn’t ceased Honda sedans dominating in the Indian sector. From the civic vs Corolla, the Japanese brand has provided customers with a great package, that includes translated into stable sales in the nation. Recently, Honda upped its own sedan game even further with the recurrence of the mythical Civic in India. Even the Honda Civic had come to India over ten years ago and had been considered one of the very futuristic and beautiful cars of its time in India.
The 20-19 Honda Civic is the 10th creation version and competes against the likes of their Hyundai Elantra, Toyota Corolla Altis and Skoda Octavia in India. Here’s a glance at how a brand new Honda Civic stacks up against the Toyota Corolla Altis –
The Toyota Corolla Altis includes two engine choices a 1.8-liter petrol engine which produces 140-hp of peak power and an 88hp diesel variant using a 1.4-liter engine optimization. The petrol variant gets 7-speed CVT gearbox together with a 6-speed manual as well. The diesel variant only will get the 6-speed manual transmission.
Honda Civic –
Honda Offers a 1.8-liter gas engine with Just a CVT, and a 6-speed manual gearbox is provided in the 1.6-liter petrol engine. The gasoline engine will produce a peak power of 141 ps and also a 174 nm of torque.
Toyota’s design dynamics have shifted in recent years with The brand new Fortuner and Camry. Both these cars, along with the Corolla Altis, now sporting a far older design than previously with sloping lines and well thought out curves.
However, the Corolla Altis is still able to maintain a hint of subtlety in its design. Although the plan may be subjective, the Corolla Altis is the understated one when compared to other competitions such as the Hyundai Elantra and Skoda Octavia.
There is a Great Deal of chrome treatment given to the new Civic, Which is now a signature of sorts for its Honda cars in India, be it that the City, Amaze or even cr v. Even the bonnet lines, rectangular vases and a comprehensive profile make the Civic look competitive from the front. By the side, the Civic has very sharp and angular styling, something similar to a bullet from a gun, so which makes it look fast, intense and pointed, even at a standstill.
On the interior, the Corolla Altis gets a 10-way adjustable Power driver seat with lumbar support, dual rear power sockets, a sound system with navigation, rain sensing wipers, flaxen interiors, soft-touch panels on the dashboard, CruiseControl, smart entrance with a push start button and rear reclining chairs.
The cottage includes a cockpit-style design with a large central Tunnel bifurcating the rider and passenger seats. Dark gray tone on the dash and ivory leather chairs complement each other.
The top end variant of this new Civic boast of features such as a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment platform with Apple CarPlay along with Android Auto. Additionally, it gets smart entry, dual-zone car climate control, 8-way adjustable driver seat, electronic parking brake, and a multi-angle rearview camera.