I love my Civic! The car has superior handling andI have the least expensive model they make with manual windows, 5 spd transmission. You don't have to buy the top of the line to get that great Honda engineering. I expect to have this car for 300K+ miles.
The floor in back is flat (no hump) which makes passengers more comfortable. For a small car, it feels very roomy for front and back passengers alike. Car feels very tight. Windows and doors so well-sealed, they let in zero road noise! All around nice quiet ride.
If you value your life, get rid of the $35.00 dealer tires (DUNLOP SP 20 FE) and put new ones on right away. Those cheap-o tires are dangerous enough in wet weather, forget about snow! Also, factory speakers sound like a tinny transistor radio. I replaced mine as soon as I could afford to.
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