Due to factors beyond the control of Sterlingwong, no information contained in this video shall create any expressed or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. Honda decided to forgo the cartoon for the sake of simplicity, to good effect. The uncluttered gauges in the Civic Hybrid make that learning curve short. Gave me an idea how to drive it. I thought the 08 Honda Civic Hybrid was purely made in Japan.
At least Toyota is standing up to fix the accelerator problems forthrightly, even if that was delayed. Building on the Honda reputation for safety, the 2008 Honda Civic Hybrid boasts strong crash-test ratings and the typical assortment of occupant protection features. The engine by itself produces 93 hp, assisted by a 20-hp electric motor. When corrected, the Honda Civic Hybrid did have a payback period of slightly less than 5 years. At a stop, the compressor powered by the battery keeps the cabin cool.
Due to factors beyond the control of Sterlingwong, I cannot guarantee against improper use or unauthorized modifications of this information. Archived from on 24 March 2010. Finally was able to get the car to glide. I love this car and the idea of hybrid technology in general but since the Civic Hybrid has a 1. I say if you want 40 mpg buy a Prius. I say could because it no longer is able to do that because the battery is aging. An idle stop feature shuts off the engine automatically when stopped, then restarts immediately when the driver removes their foot from the brake.
This calculation reflects amounts in U. Use this information at your own risk. Hybrid badging used in the 2001—2005 generation An electric motor is sandwiched between the gasoline engine and the transmission, providing up to 13 horsepower. Well not really low… but lower than than advertised. The battery storage box is designed for better cooling performance and vibration resistance to enhance long-term reliability.
I have learned to drive the car for better gas mileage and have improved to 51mpg city. My only wish is a plug in option. The Civic Hybrid comes only as a four-door sedan. Some of the stuff are entertaining, while some are just plain silly. I replaced all the strut suspension about 140,000 miles. These test results leave little doubt that the hybrid or no gets excellent fuel economy. Sterlingwong assumes no liability for property damage or injury incurred as a result of any of the information contained in this video.
An additional compressor that is powered by the petrol engine also engages if rapid cooling is required. In short, it's aggressive behavior that I observe during my daily travels out on the roads with thousands of other motorists: jack rabbit starts. When compared with Insight, a wider tire improves stability at highway speed. The unit weighs only 63 lb 29 kg and is one-third smaller than that of the Insight. Plus battery still doesn't seem to be in sharing mode most of the time usually always below 50%. Any injury, damage, or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or from the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not Sterlingwong. In answer to ahm1127 - I should have written regular maintenance, not a tune-up, at a Honda dealer.
The brushless permanent magnet motor, which is placed between the engine and , provides 17 kW 23 hp and 78 pound-feet of torque and weighs 0. Archived from on 26 September 2011. The motor in Civic hybrid is about a quarter-inch 6. Honda introduced the Civic Hybrid in Japan in December 2001 and discontinued it in 2015. I love the looks especially its interior arrangement and ergonomic. They do not take into account cold weather, wind, traffic, hills, vehicle maintenance, etc, etc.
Archived from on 21 February 2015. Honda civic si through the years history of front drive sport compact ca 2008 honda civic ex mpg 25 hwy 36 comb 29 12500 clublexus 2017 honda accord sedan ex l view photos 2017 honda civic high mileage 2007 honda civic lx review what to expect mpg we offer highly aggressive financing for those with both good or bad credit please visit our webpage where you can fill out a lication. It generates more torque 46 versus 36 pound-feet than the motor in Insight. Interior By using high-performance magnets and high-density windings, Honda is able to increase the power output of the electric motor by 50% to 20 hp 15 kW at 2,000 rpm when compared with the first generation. When the car is braked harder, the conventional brakes are activated. Any injury, damage, or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or from the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not Sterlingwong. Battery capacity is increased from 35 kAh to 100 kAh 4.