25 November 2011

The Honda Civic has never quite matched the VW Golf and Ford Focus, so can the new 2012 model - which retains its torsion beam rear axle and space-age looks - finally put the Civic at the top of its class?

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18 July 2012

Handing aside, I'd say the combo of hideous nose and bizarre ergonomics point to a fail.

Why Honda didn't simply tweak the previous model's paper-dart looks and delete crazies like the rear wing and split dash is beyond me.

23 January 2013

I have one on order, after many years of driving mundane mass produced vanilla I'm quitely impressed by this car Smile .  I made a huge leap of faith when I bought my better half a Honda Euro a couple years ago and was impressed, Smile my own trust in this experience has pointed me in  this direction for a smaller vehicle which suits my requiments, I hope my confidence in  this maker follow through.


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