Mr. Noriyuki Takakura, President and CEO of Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co., Ltd., said, "After the new Honda Civic e:HEV made its world premiere at the 2022 Motor Show in Thailand, it has received a positive response from customers nationwide. This reflects the confidence and trust customers have in Honda and in the e:HEV lineup. Our e:HEV models are powered by a full hybrid system, making them alternative energy vehicles that perfectly match current real-life usage thanks to powerful driving performance and excellent fuel efficiency, ready to connect to the mobility of the future. It is also a response to Honda's 2050 targets which include environmental initiatives aiming for carbon neutrality by 2050 to help bring a pollution-free society to life and addressing safety concerns through Honda SENSING intelligent safety technology to strive for zero traffic collision fatalities. In addition, the launch of the new Honda Civic e:HEV will further strengthen the Honda Civic lineup and fulfill Honda's e:HEV lineup, ensuring that Honda sustains our leadership in the compact car market."
The new Honda Civic e:HEV is available in two variants:
- e:HEV RS priced at 1,259,000 baht
- e:HEV EL+ priced at 1,129,000 baht
Both variants come with a special offer for customers who book and take delivery from 15 June 2022 until 31 July 2022. They will receive 2.59% interest, free insurance for one year, and an e:HEV jacket worth 500 baht.
Take confidence in driving to the next level through these special after-sales service deals:
- A 10-year hybrid battery warranty and 5-year unlimited mileage hybrid system warranty**.
- Free labor for periodic maintenance for five years or up to 100,000 kilometers (whichever comes first), worth 7,158.50 Baht.
The new Honda Civic e:HEV, an iconic premium sport sedan, comes with a simple yet premium sporty design. The exterior design is distinctive and truly reflects its identity of a hybrid vehicle with a H Mark with a blue frame and an e:HEV emblem on the rear, as well as a front grille and sport-design front bumper, plus body color with chrome outer door handles. It comes with LED headlights with chrome decoration, LED Daytime Running Lights (DRLs), LED fog lights, unique LED taillights, shark fin antenna, and 17-inch alloy wheels in a new color. The spacious cabin is fully equipped with cutting-edge assistive technologies connecting you and your car, with many functionalities and technologies* such as a 7-inch TFT Multi-Information Display, 9-inch Advanced Touch Display Audio for wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with Siri and Android Auto Voice Control, Remote Engine Start, automatic air conditioning system and rear ventilation plus two USB ports.
The e:HEV RS variant takes sportiness to another level, featuring the most exclusive design from front to back. It's outstanding with a sporty front chrome decorated grille with RS emblem, sporty-design front bumper, LED headlights with chrome decoration, LED Daytime Running Lights (DRLs), LED fog lights, LED taillights, sporty black side door mirrors, black color with chrome outer door handles, black shark fin antenna, black rear spoiler, RS emblem at the rear, tailpipe with finisher, and newly designed 18-inch alloy wheels. The spacious cabin reflects a sportier look with suede and synthetic leather with red stitching, a 60:40 Foldable Rear Seat to increase cargo space (exclusively for the e:HEV RS variant), and sport pedals. It boasts a wide range of cutting-edge technologies for comfort and uncompromising functionality, such as new Active Noise Control (ANC) for the first time in the Honda Civic and Honda Smart Key System with Honda Smart Key Card in an elegant yet easy-to-carry design allowing you to lock and unlock your car comfortably — just keep the card with you, plus a Remote Engine Start, 10.2-inch TFT Multi-Information Display, 9-inch Advanced Touch Display Audio for wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with Siri and Android Auto Voice Control, Wireless Charger, automatic air conditioning with dual zones, and rear ventilation plus two USB ports, along with Honda CONNECT, a technology to connect to the car that works through a smartphone application.
The new Honda Civic e:HEV's powerful full-hybrid e:HEV system is powered by two electric motors: a Motor Generator and a Motor Drive and a new 2.0-liter Direct Injection Atkinson-Cycle DOHC i-VTEC 4-cylinder, 16-valve engine, with an Electrical Continuously Variable Transmission (E-CVT) and a lithium-ion battery. The motor delivers a maximum of 184 PS at 5,000-6,000 rpm and gives instant and sharpened response with maximum torque of 315 Newton-meters at 0-2,000 rpm. It provides enhanced acceleration and excellent fuel economy of up to 25 km/liter and a CO2 emission rate of only 96 grams/kilometer. Based on various driving situations, the full-hybrid e:HEV system can intelligently switch between three driving modes: EV Drive Mode, Hybrid Drive Mode, and Engine Drive Mode. In addition, it comes with a Drive Mode switch for the driver to select a preferred driving style. The three driving modes are ECON Mode, Normal Mode, and Sport Mode.
The new Honda Civic e:HEV also comes with Honda SENSING intelligent safety technology, which uses a front wide-angle camera to help detect cars and pedestrians effectively. Its main functions are:
- Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS)
- Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow (ACC with LSF)
- Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
- Road Departure Mitigation System with Lane Departure Warning (RDM with LDW)
- Auto High-Beam (AHB)
- Lead Car Departure Notification System (LCDN).
Additionally, it comes with comprehensive advanced safety technology* such as Honda LaneWatch, Driver Attention Monitor, Multi-angle Rearview Camera, Electronic Parking Brake, Auto Brake Hold, Walk Away Auto Lock, Front Passenger and Rear Seat Belt Reminder, Rear Seat Reminder, Deceleration Paddle Selectors, Acoustic Vehicle Alerting System (AVAS), and Temporary Puncture Repair Kit (TPRK).
The new Honda Civic e:HEV is available in six exterior colors: Ignite Red (Metallic) exclusively for the e:HEV RS variant, Crystal Black (Pearl), Platinum White (Pearl), Meteoroid Gray (Metallic), Lunar Silver (Metallic), and Morning Mist Blue (Metallic) exclusively for the e:HEV EL+ variant. The interior of the e:HEV EL+ is available in two colors: black and greige, depending on the exterior color. The interior of the e:HEV RS is only available in black.
Take the sporty look to the next level with a full set of Modulo exterior accessories created under the "Make the Civic 3F (Fashion, Function, and Features)" concept, including a Trunk Spoiler priced at 10,000 baht, Sport Pedal priced at 1,800 baht, Side Step Garnish LED priced at 5,100 baht, Door Mirror Skullcap priced at 1,000 baht, Fender Garnish priced at 1,950 baht, Stainless Steel Exhaust Pipe Finisher priced at 1,150 baht, Front Grille Garnish priced at 3,900 baht, Rear Lower Garnish priced at 5,900 baht, and Foot Light priced at 2,200 baht.
Customers can also choose a set of accessories available in three packages:
- Sport Package, priced at 8,900 baht, that includes a Front Grille Garnish and Rear Lower Garnish.
- Exclusive Sport Package, priced at 17,200 baht, that includes a Front Grille Garnish, Rear Lower Garnish, and Trunk Spoiler.
- Modulo Aero Package, priced at 18,500 baht, that includes Front Under Spoilers, Side Under Spoilers, and Rear Under Spoilers.
For more information, please contact Honda showroom sales consultants nationwide or chat with them online via www.honda.co.th, or contact the Honda 24-Hour Call Center at 0 2341 7777. For further details, visit www.honda.co.th/civic. Customers can join the "Happy Day Happy Drive" test drive campaign by registering for a test drive from 15 June 2022 until 30 September 2022 to receive a "You're e:HEV Family LocknLock Bottle" worth 249 baht for free**. For more information about the test drive campaign, please contact any Honda showroom nationwide or visit: www.honda.co.th/testdrive
*Standard equipment varies according to the variant.
** Details and conditions of the campaign and offer are subject to the company's terms and conditions. Please contact Honda showroom sales consultants nationwide for more information.
- Platinum White (Pearl) costs an extra 10,000 baht, and Crystal Black (Pearl) costs an extra 6,000 baht.
- Modulo package prices exclude 7% VAT. For further details about Modulo packages, visit https://hondaaccess.co.th/line-up/honda-civic/
Source: ABM Connect