I bought my 2000 Civic as a Certified Used Honda and I'm thrilled with it. I love the fact that the powertrain is covered until 2006. That just feels great, even though I'm pretty sure I won't be needing it to be.
Easy-to-use shifter, split-folding rear seat
Make stereo/CD player standard, even in DX models. Who really wants a car w/o this anymore? It's cruel to make us pay extra, even in a Honda.