1997 Honda Civic

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24 reviews
Available Price Range $481-$5,301 Trims8 Combined MPG 33-40 Seats 5

Our Take on the 1997 Honda Civic

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Not all innovative cars cost a fortune. Take the Honda Civic Coupe HX, which is available with a unique one-speed shiftless transmission. You can own a car that features what may be the future of the automatic transmission for less than $15,000. If you are not the pioneering type, you'll be pleased to know that Honda offers the Civic coupe with a standard five-speed manual transmission or ... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

4.7 out of 5

Based on 24 reviews

Drive it like an econobox, and it delivers like it

by Alex from Philadelphia on June 20, 2012

All I can say is that as a car enthusiast I believe every car in the marketplace has a purpose. I don't try to turn my Civic into a racecar, put loud mufflers on it and drill holes in the back bumper.... Read Full Review

8 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 16 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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