Herb Chambers 2009 Honda Civic Hybrid Brochure

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Herb Chambers 2009 Honda Civic Hybrid Brochure

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  • 1.2 0 0 9 Hond a Ci vic Se d a n / S i Se d a n / H y b r i d

2. HANDS + WHEEL FOOT + PEDAL TIRES + ROAD 3. + POUND Take your daily routine and add rousing performance. Add keen-edged styling. Add a generous dose of high tech. And the newly styled 2009 Civic Sedan also adds two new models the DX Value Package and the LX-S so youll have no problem finding the Civic of your dreams. Do the math: Civic = fun.Civic EX Sedan shown in Polished Metal Metallic. 4. YOUR DAILY QUOTA OF THRILLS Civic LX-S Sedan shown in Alabaster Silver Metallic. 5. The Civics sporty feel is the product Nothing gets the blood pumping quite like a big serving ofof its sophisticated suspension iVTEC every morning. Hondas signature technology gives system and powerassisted rackandpinion steering. Both have you plenty of torque off the line as well as horsepower tobeen engineered for quick, precise spare down the road. The DrivebyWire throttle systemresponse and a refined ride quality.Confident stopping is provided improves response as well as fuel economy.1 Power flowson DX and LX models by front disc through a precise 5speed manual transmission, or you canand rear drum brakes. EX modelsand above sport disc brakes at take intimate control with an available 5speed automatic.all four corners. 6. Civic EX Sedan shown in Tango Red Pearl.HOURSUNTIL YOU HAVE TO BE AT YOUR DESK IN THE MORNINGThe Civic helps you connect with more than just the road. On select models, the available HondaSatellite-Linked Navigation System 2 with voice recognition provides not only maps and directions, butalso listings of over 7,000,000 points of interest like ATMs, restaurants and cultural venues.* It alsofeatures Bluetooth3 HandsFreeLink so you can dial ahead through your Bluetooth-compatible cell phone.*Some roads unverified. See the navigation system owners manual for more details on coverage. Drive responsibly. Some state laws prohibit the operation of handheld electronic devices while operating a vehicle. For safety reasons,always launch your audio application or perform any other operation on your phone or audio device only when the vehicle is safely parked.Two Sheds featured courtesy of Filter U.S. Recordings c and P 2008. 7. TO STIMULATE YOUR EYES + EARS + HANDS Civic EX-L Sedan shown with Beige Leather and available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System.2The Civic cabin is designed to be a full sensory experience. Select EX andHybrid models include a leather-trimmed interior and heated front seats.They also feature a leather-wrapped steering wheel, which is also foundon the new LX-S. Rear-seat passengers wont feel neglected with theircomfortably wide seats and flat rear floor. The fold-down rear seatbackalso expands your cargo-carrying capability,* and its split 60/40 in EXand Si models.*Honda reminds you to properly secure items stored in the cargo area. 8. ERgoNomIC DEsIgNauDIo sysTEmsusB auDIo INTERFaCE 6 With the new threespoke steering wheels on DXVP and above, the am/Fm/CD audio New for 2009, EX, Hybrid and si models tilt and telescoping adjustability, you can system has mP3/Windows media audio 4 include Hondas usB audio Interface,6 easily find a comfortable position. LX and(Wma) playback capability and an mP3/giving you greater access to your digital above feature steering wheelmountedauxiliary input jack. EX, Hybrid and simusic files. Just plug in your compatible cruisecontrol switches. EX, Hybrid and siadd more speakers, including a subwoofer music player and the system displays models also put audiosystem controls in the si. Navigationequipped modelssong information and lets you use the close at hand.add Xm Radio. 5vehicles audio controls.Drive responsibly. Some state laws prohibit the operation of handheldelectronic devices while operating a vehicle. For safety reasons, alwayslaunch your audio application or perform any other operation on yourphone or audio device only when the vehicle is safely parked.iPod is a registered trademark of Apple Computer, Inc., registeredin the U.S. and other countries. iPod not included. 9. CONTENTS UNDER PRESSUREAdd the letters Si to the Civic Sedan and you add exponentially to the level of fun.With its responsive 197-horsepower engine, low stance, 17-inch alloy wheels andclose-ratio 6-speed manual transmission, the Si gives you ultimate Civic performance. Civic Si Sedan shown in Alabaster Silver Metallic. 10. + ++Civic Si Sedan shown in Dyno Blue Pearl. 6sPEED maNuaL TRaNsmIssIoNsPoRTTuNED susPENsIoN LImITEDsLIP DIFFERENTIaL197HP 2.0LITER, DoHC iVTEC ENgINE,The performanceoriented closeratio The Civics standard macPherson strut frontusually found only on highperformance and adrenaline spikes come courtesy of the sis gearing delivers quick, precise shiftand multilink rear suspension setup getsracing cars, the Civic sis helical limitedslip K20Z3 engine. a marvel of efficiency, it action. special features include carbon the full si treatment with firmer spring rates differential delivers torque to the wheel with produces an incredibly high horsepower faced single cone synchronizers on and damping as well as beefier front and the most traction for enhanced steering controlperliter ratio. In addition to the performance fifth and sixth gears for enhanced shift rear stabilizer bars for taut handling and and response as well as confident acceleration benefits of iVTEC, the engine also boasts a feel and a lowratio sixth gear for quiet, razorsharp cornering. through the curves.high 11:1 compression ratio, giving you more fuelefficient1 cruising.power out of every stroke. Balance shaftsand lightweight pistons make for smoothrevving all the way up to an 8,000rpm redline.Intake and exhaust are unobtrusive whencruising at highway speed, but produce anaggressive, sporty sound at full throttle. 11. Civic Si Sedan shown with Black Fabric and available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System.2ERRANDS INTO ADVENTURESHow you see the world depends on your vantage point. Seated inside the cockpit of the Civic Si, every outing becomes a chance to sharpen your driving skills. The special red-stitched seats are deeply bolstered to hold you in place during spirited driving. Other contact points are likewise designed for performance. The steering wheel is wrapped in leather for a positive, tactile feel. The pedals are drilled aluminum. Even the red ambient glow of the gauge cluster is a signal to the enthusiast that the Si was born to run. 12. Civic Hybrid shown in Magnetic Pearl. POSITIVECHANGEBeing environmentally responsible has never been easier. The Civic Hybrids sophisticatedgasoline-electric powertrain helps you save on fuel with up to 45 mpg1 on the highway. Itsalso received Advanced Technology Partial Zero-Emission Vehicle7 (AT-PZEV) status the moststringent emissions standard yet achieved by a gasoline-powered vehicle in the U.S. Butdont think of it as a move to austerity. Interior amenities include automatic climate control,a powerful 6-speaker audio system with Hondas USB Audio Interface6 and power windows,mirrors and door locks. And new for 2009, you can get a Civic Hybrid with an available leather-trimmed interior, leather-wrapped steering wheel and heated front seats and side mirrors. 13. CHARGEPUREPOWERThe Civic Hybrid employs Hondas Integrated Motor Assist IMA System, which pairs asuper-efficient 1.3-liter gasoline engine with a lightweight, high-output electric motor. The twowork together seamlessly, so it feels just like a normal, responsive Civic. The IMA Systemsrecharging function is completely self-sufficient. The vehicles powertrain automaticallyrecharges the onboard battery pack so it never needs to be plugged in.The Civic Hybrids 4cylinder engine features torqueenhancing iVTEC and a dualpoint sequential ignitionsystem that fires two spark plugs per cylinder. The engine is mated with a powerful DC electric motor thatsless than 2.5" wide. Power for the motor is stored in a battery pack located behind the rear seat. at only8" thick, it leaves plenty of room in the trunk. To assure its long life, the Ima battery pack comes with an8year/80,000mile limited battery warranty.8 sTaRTINgaCCELERaTIoN CITy CRuIsINgHIgHWayBRaKINgaT a sToPThe Civic Hybrids engine usually any time the engine needs aat steady speeds below 35 mphat higher cruising speeds, The Hybrids Ima system canunder most conditions, the uses the Ima systems motor burst of power such as while on level roads and under light the vehicles efficienttap into the kinetic energygasoline engine automatically shuts off when you stop. Lift to start. If the Ima batterypack accelerating, passing or throttle, fuel injection can cease gasoline engine provides produced by the vehicle when your foot off the brake, and the charge is too low or if its very climbing up an incline the and the car can be propelled the motive power.you brake. The systems motorengine restarts automatically. cold outside, the system hasIma systems electric motorsolely by the electric motor.Lowfriction engineering turns itself into a generator, The vehicles climate control a separate battery and startercan add its torque automatically Engine intake and exhaustlets it provide plenty helping to slow the car whilesystem continues to operate motor to back it up.to the engines to give youvalves stop opening to helpof horsepower while stillit builds up the energy stored while the engine is off. instant, ample response. reduce drag. sipping fuel.in the batteries. 14. IS THE BIGGEST PLUS OF ALL With its impressive list of standard safety features, the Civic is a prime example of Hondas commitment to providing a high level of occupant protection. In fact, the Civic Sedan received a 5-star frontal crash-test rating from NHTSA. * aDVaNCED aIRBags Every Civic features dualstage, dualthreshold frontairbags, front side airbags and side curtain airbags.The passengers front side airbag has an occupantPosition Detection system (oPDs) to prevent it fromdeploying if a child or