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2016 Honda Civic Coupe vs 2016 Chevy Sonic

2016 Honda Civic Coupe 2016 Chevy Sonic
7.8 l/100km City Fuel Efficiency 9.8 l/100km
5.7 l/100km Highway Fuel Efficiency 6.7 l/100km
158 HP Horsepower 138 HP
138 lb-ft. Torque 125 lb-ft.

2016 Honda Civic Coupe vs 2016 Chevy Sonic

2016 Honda Civic Coupe vs 2016 Chevy Sonic

As you should be well aware of by now, the Honda Civic underwent some major renovations leading into the current model year, giving us the sportiest new Civic we’ve seen in North America to date. With a newly-designed appeal, plenty of great new features and enhanced specs to boast about, the Honda Civic looks to continue its winning was as the best-selling passenger car in Canada. But how does it measure up against some of its biggest competition? We thought we’d find out, by comparing the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe vs 2016 Chevy Sonic.

Advantages of the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe

As you can see by glancing up at the table above, when it comes to two of the most important aspects in sporty compact cars like this, the Honda Civic Coupe definitely has the advantage. Of course, the Chevy Sonic does offer a bit more cargo capacity than the Civic Coupe, due to it being a hatchback, but in terms of fuel efficiency and power? The Honda Civic Coupe is the clear victor.

Starting with the top row we looked at city fuel efficiency, in which the Honda Civic Coupe utilizes 2 litres less fuel to drive the same 100 kilometres as the Sonic. Jump on the highway and the Civic Coupe still utilizes less fuel, but only 1 l/100km this time. In other words, the Honda Civic Coupe is going to save you quite a bit of money at the pump in the long run. So even if it costs a bit more up front, the fuel savings will be quite worth it.

Generally, superior fuel efficiency comes at the sacrifice of power or other performance specs, but not in this case. The Honda Civic Coupe still offers 20 horsepower more than the 2016 Chevy Sonic, as well as an extra 13 pound-feet of torque. Upgrade the Civic Coupe to its more powerful engine and those advantages get even bigger. If superior fuel efficiency and power have you interested in the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe, be sure to schedule a test drive right on this page or by giving us a call here at the sales desk.


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