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1997 Honda Civic CX specs & colors

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1997 Honda Civic CX

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EPA Classification Sub-Compact
Rear Wheel Size 14 x 5 in
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size 14 x 5 in
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 106 @ 6200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 103 @ 4600
Displacement 1.6L/97
Cruising Range - City 380.80 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 452.20 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 32 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 38 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.722
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.702
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.172
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.909
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.782
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.250
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Trans Type 5
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.153
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front Indepenent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Trailing Arms
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 9.5 x .83 in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake ABS System Not Available
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 11.9 gal
Steering Type Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 20.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 32.8 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 4.1
Front Tire Size P185/65R14
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14
Spare Tire Size N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 2238 lbs
Second Hip Room 49.3 in
Track Width, Front 58.1 in
Wheelbase 103.2 in
Length, Overall 164.5 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 13.4 ft³
Second Shoulder Room 51.8 in
Second Head Room 37.2 in
Front Hip Room 50.0 in
Height, Overall 54.1 in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down N/A ft³
Min Ground Clearance 5.9 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.1 in
Track Width, Rear 58.1 in
Passenger Volume 86.1 ft³
Second Leg Room 34.1 in
Front Leg Room 42.7 in
Front Head Room 38.8 in
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Front Shoulder Room 52.4 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Front/rear gas pressurized shock absorbers w/Honda progressive valve Standard
Tinted glass Standard
Side-impact door beams Standard
Body-side molding Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
City 32/hwy 38 (1.6L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
1.6L SOHC aluminum alloy 16-valve 4-cyl 106-hp engine Standard
Rack & pinion steering Standard
Dual visor vanity mirrors Standard
Independent double wishbone front suspension w/coil springs Standard
Driver footrest Standard
Beverage holder Standard
Front/rear 3-point seat belts w/rear center lap belt Standard
One-piece hatch Standard
Multi-point programmed fuel injection (PGM-FI) Standard
Coin box Standard
14" x 5.0" steel wheels w/center caps Standard
11.9 gallon fuel tank Standard
Front/rear crush zones Standard
Independent double wishbone rear suspension w/trailing arms, coil springs Standard
Reclining front seatbacks Standard
2-speed intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Dual manual remote-operated mirrors Standard
55-amp maintenance free battery Standard
Electronic ignition system Standard
P185/65R14 mud & snow SBR tires Standard
Rear window defroster w/timer Standard
75-amp alternator Standard
Body-colored impact-absorbing bumpers Standard
Driver & front passenger air bags Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/starter-interlock system Standard
Remote hatch/fuel filler door releases Standard
50/50 split fold-down rear seatback Standard
Pwr-assisted ventilated front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Hatch-open warning light Standard

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