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2003 Honda Civic Hybrid 2003 Honda Civic Hybrid

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Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) System (5 Speed Manual HYBRID)back to top
Gasoline Engine:
  • Type: Aluminum-Alloy In-Line 4-Cylinder
  • Displacement (cc): 1339
  • Horsepower (CVT) @ rpm (SAE net/with IMAT ): 85 @ 5700/93 @ 5700
  • Torque (CVT)(lb.-ft. @ rpm/with IMA) : 87 @ 3300/105 @ 3000
  • Horsepower (MT) @ rpm (SAE net/with IMAT ) : 85 @ 5700/93 @ 5700
  • Torque (MT)(lb.-ft. @ rpm/with IMA) : 87 @ 3300/116 @ 1500
  • Compression Ratio : 10.8:1
  • Valve Train: 8-Valve SOHC VTEC T
  • Fuel-Injection System: Multi-Point Fuel Injection Lean-Burn Technology
  • Ignition System: Electronic w/Immobilizer Dual-Point Sequential (i-DSI)
  • Emission Rating : ULEV
  • Idle-Stop Feature
  • 110,000-Mile Tune-Up Interval*
Electric Motor/Generator/Power Storage:
  • Motor Type : Permanent Magnet
  • Power Output : 13.4 hp @ 4000 rpm
  • Motor Width (mm) : 60
  • Battery Type : Nickel-Metal Hydride (Ni-MH)
  • Output : 144V (120 cells @ 1.2V)
  • Rated Capacity : 6.5 Ah
* Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. See your owner's manual for details.
Drivetrain (5 Speed Manual HYBRID)back to top
Type Front-Wheel Drive
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) Standard
5-Speed Manual Transmission (MT) Available
Final Drive Ratio (CVT/MT) 5.78/3.60
Body/Suspension/Chassis (5 Speed Manual HYBRID)back to top
Body Type Unit Body
Front Suspension Control Link MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Reactive-Link Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar (mm) (front/rear) 25.4/13.0
Electric Power Steering (EPS) Variable-Assist Rack-and-Pinion
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft.) 34.8
Power-Assisted Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Wheels 14" Alloy
Low-Rolling-Resistance Tires All-Season P185/70 R14
Exterior Dimensions (5 Speed Manual HYBRID)back to top
Wheelbase (in.) 103.1
Length (in.) 174.8
Height (in.) 56.3
Width (in.) 67.5
Track (in., front/rear) 57.9/57.9
Curb Weight (lbs., CVT/MT) 2698/2643
EPA Mileage Estimates**/Fuel Capacity (5 Speed Manual HYBRID)back to top
CVT (City/Highway) 46/51
5-Speed Manual (City/Highway) 48/47
Fuel (gal.) 13.2
Fuel Required Unleaded Regular
** Based on 2003 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage may vary.
Interior Dimensions (5 Speed Manual HYBRID)back to top
Headroom (in., front/rear) 39.8/37.2
Legroom (in., front/rear) 42.2/36.0
Shoulder Room (in., front/rear) 52.6/52.0
Hiproom (in., front/rear) 51.2/49.8
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 91.4
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 10.1
Exterior Features (5 Speed Manual HYBRID)back to top
Body-Colored Dual Power Mirrors
Impact-Absorbing Body-Colored Bumpers
Rear Decklid Spoiler
Heat-Rejecting Green-Tinted Glass
Remote Entry System
Roof-Mounted Radio Antenna
Alloy Wheels
Interior Features (5 Speed Manual HYBRID)back to top
Automatic Air Conditioning w/Micron Air-Filtration System
Power Windows w/Auto-Down Driver's Window Illuminated Driver's Switch
Power Door Locks
AM/FM Stereo CD Player w/Clock w/4 Speakers
Cruise Control
Dual Front Airbags (SRS)
Dual Side Airbags
3-Point Seat Belts, Front and Rear
Adjustable Front Seat Belt Anchors
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks
Immobilizer Theft-Deterrent System
Driver's Seat w/Manual Seat Height Adjust
Adjustable Front-Seat Head Restraints Open-Type
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts
Front Beverage Holders
Driver's Seat Armrest
Center Console Storage
Passenger-Side Seatback Pocket
Blue-Lit Instrument Panel w/Electronic Display
Economy Shift Indicator (w/MT)
Low-Fuel, Low-Oil-Pressure Indicator Lights
Adjustable Steering Column
Chrome Interior Accents
Variable/Intermittent Windshield Wipers
Illuminated Ignition Switch
12-Volt Accessory Outlet
Rear Window Defroster w/Timer
Emergency Trunk Opener
Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) System (CVT HYBRID)back to top
Gasoline Engine:
  • Type: Aluminum-Alloy In-Line 4-Cylinder
  • Displacement (cc): 1339
  • Horsepower (CVT) @ rpm (SAE net/with IMAT ): 85 @ 5700/93 @ 5700
  • Torque (CVT)(lb.-ft. @ rpm/with IMA) : 87 @ 3300/105 @ 3000
  • Horsepower (MT) @ rpm (SAE net/with IMAT ) : 85 @ 5700/93 @ 5700
  • Torque (MT)(lb.-ft. @ rpm/with IMA) : 87 @ 3300/116 @ 1500
  • Compression Ratio : 10.8:1
  • Valve Train: 8-Valve SOHC VTEC T
  • Fuel-Injection System: Multi-Point Fuel Injection Lean-Burn Technology
  • Ignition System: Electronic w/Immobilizer Dual-Point Sequential (i-DSI)
  • Emission Rating : ULEV
  • Idle-Stop Feature
  • 110,000-Mile Tune-Up Interval*
Electric Motor/Generator/Power Storage:
  • Motor Type : Permanent Magnet
  • Power Output : 13.4 hp @ 4000 rpm
  • Motor Width (mm) : 60
  • Battery Type : Nickel-Metal Hydride (Ni-MH)
  • Output : 144V (120 cells @ 1.2V)
  • Rated Capacity : 6.5 Ah
* Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. See your owner's manual for details.
Drivetrain (CVT HYBRID)back to top
Type Front-Wheel Drive
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) Standard
5-Speed Manual Transmission (MT) Available
Final Drive Ratio (CVT/MT) 5.78/3.60
Body/Suspension/Chassis (CVT HYBRID)back to top
Body Type Unit Body
Front Suspension Control Link MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Reactive-Link Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar (mm) (front/rear) 25.4/13.0
Electric Power Steering (EPS) Variable-Assist Rack-and-Pinion
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft.) 34.8
Power-Assisted Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Wheels 14" Alloy
Low-Rolling-Resistance Tires All-Season P185/70 R14
Exterior Dimensions (CVT HYBRID)back to top
Wheelbase (in.) 103.1
Length (in.) 174.8
Height (in.) 56.3
Width (in.) 67.5
Track (in., front/rear) 57.9/57.9
Curb Weight (lbs., CVT/MT) 2698/2643
EPA Mileage Estimates**/Fuel Capacity (CVT HYBRID)back to top
CVT (City/Highway) 46/51
5-Speed Manual (City/Highway) 48/47
Fuel (gal.) 13.2
Fuel Required Unleaded Regular
** Based on 2003 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage may vary.
Interior Dimensions (CVT HYBRID)back to top
Headroom (in., front/rear) 39.8/37.2
Legroom (in., front/rear) 42.2/36.0
Shoulder Room (in., front/rear) 52.6/52.0
Hiproom (in., front/rear) 51.2/49.8
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 91.4
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 10.1
Exterior Features (CVT HYBRID)back to top
Body-Colored Dual Power Mirrors
Impact-Absorbing Body-Colored Bumpers
Rear Decklid Spoiler
Heat-Rejecting Green-Tinted Glass
Remote Entry System
Roof-Mounted Radio Antenna
Alloy Wheels
Interior Features (CVT HYBRID)back to top
Automatic Air Conditioning w/Micron Air-Filtration System
Power Windows w/Auto-Down Driver's Window Illuminated Driver's Switch
Power Door Locks
AM/FM Stereo CD Player w/Clock w/4 Speakers
Cruise Control
Dual Front Airbags (SRS)
Dual Side Airbags
3-Point Seat Belts, Front and Rear
Adjustable Front Seat Belt Anchors
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks
Immobilizer Theft-Deterrent System
Driver's Seat w/Manual Seat Height Adjust
Adjustable Front-Seat Head Restraints Open-Type
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts
Front Beverage Holders
Driver's Seat Armrest
Center Console Storage
Passenger-Side Seatback Pocket
Blue-Lit Instrument Panel w/Electronic Display
Economy Shift Indicator (w/MT)
Low-Fuel, Low-Oil-Pressure Indicator Lights
Adjustable Steering Column
Chrome Interior Accents
Variable/Intermittent Windshield Wipers
Illuminated Ignition Switch
12-Volt Accessory Outlet
Rear Window Defroster w/Timer
Emergency Trunk Opener