2016 Honda Civic Long-Term Road Test - Cargo Space

2016 Honda Civic Long-Term Road Test

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2016 Honda Civic: It's Got a Big Trunk

by Brent Romans, Senior Automotive Editor on August 2, 2016

2016 Honda Civic

Go ahead, throw your week's worth of groceries in the trunk. The new Civic can handle it. How about a week's worth of luggage for a road trip? Heck, it might be able to do that, too.

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2016 Honda Civic: I, Too, Found an Easter Egg

by Reese Counts, Vehicle Testing Assistant on June 3, 2016

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After reading Mark's post about an Easter Egg he found hidden in our long-term 2015 Dodge Viper, I was reminded of something that was hidden away in our 2016 Honda Civic.

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2016 Honda Civic: Will the Giant XL 29er Mountain Bike Fit?

by Dan Edmunds, Director of Vehicle Testing on March 18, 2016

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My bike is big. It's a giant, in fact. In this case, that's more than a description because it's an XL-sized Giant XTC 29er, which means it has the large 29-inch wheels. Others might take up more space, I suppose. Mine is a hardtail, not a full suspension bike, but still.

I'd been planning to go for a weekend ride in the nearby Chino Hills State Park, but that was before I decided to sign out our new 2016 Honda Civic. Peering at the trunk for the first time, I was starting to think I'd have to change my plans and go for a hike instead.

There was only one way to find out which it was going to be.

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2016 Honda Civic: Introduction

by Reese Counts, Vehicle Testing Assistant on February 18, 2016

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When Honda redesigned the Civic in 2012, it felt half finished. It was still a strong, solid entry-level sedan and coupe, but it was no longer the clear-cut choice in the segment. Honda quickly updated the Civic and sales improved, yet it never had the cohesive feel of the many Civics before it.

The 2016 Honda Civic, now in its 10th generation, is a significant improvement over not only the previous Civic, but almost everything else in the segment. We came away impressed during our recent road test and gave the Civic an "A" rating. It recently walked away with the North American Car of the Year trophy, so we know we're not alone in our praise.

The new Civic draws influence from other recent Honda successes with a well-appointed and cleverly designed interior and a handsome, sporty exterior. There's also a unique new turbocharged engine that promises strong performance, along with the efficiency we expect in a Civic. Twelve months in our long-term fleet will go a long way toward determining how far this Civic has come, so we didn't hesitate to go out and buy for ourselves to get started.

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