2021 Honda Civic Hatchback
2021 Honda Civic Hatchback at Spring Honda in Cranbrook, BC
When it comes to legendary vehicles, few are as vaunted as the Honda Civic. With a cult-like following, this car has been a mainstay in pop culture, tuner communities, and neighbourhoods like your own since it first hit the road in 1972. When it comes to the most popular versions, the hatchback ranks near the very top thanks to its blend of practicality and sporty capability—and the 2021 Honda Civic Hatchback keeps that streak going thanks to exceptional performance, sleek style, and versatility. Learn more with Spring Honda, Cranbrook’s number one destination for all things Honda!
While they share a number of design cues, a fifth door sets the 2021 Honda Civic Hatchback apart from its sedan counterpart. That might not seem like much, but it adds a ton of utility along with an even sportier look thanks to a more aggressive rear fascia including a standard, body-coloured rear roofline spoiler. The 2021 Civic Hatchback adds even more aggressive details thanks to options like the available sport skirt package, 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, or the available dual centre exhaust with chrome finish, really underscoring the performance bent of this powerful compact.
Inside, the 2021 Honda Civic Hatchback offers up standard heated front seats, to go along with the available heated rear seats and leather-wrapped steering wheel, while the available textured aluminum pedals add even more athletic appeal. However, it’s the spacious nature of the Civic Hatchback that gives it that added dose of practicality. Thanks to a 60/40 split fold-down rear seatback, you’ll be able to add to the already best-in-class rear cargo space. Add in the standard removable and retractable cargo cover, and you’ll be able to adjust your space with ease for whatever cargo you’re hauling.
2021 Honda Civic Hatchback Dimensions
|Dimensions:||2021 Honda Civic Hatchback Sport|
|Width (with mirrors) (mm)||2,087|
|Width (mirrors folded) (mm)||1,878|
|Curb Weight (manual transmission) (kg)||1,321|
|Curb Weight (CVT) (kg)||1,351|
Thanks to a turbocharged, 1.5-litre DOHC 4-cylinder engine, the 2021 Civic Hatchback offers plenty of power for your daily drive. Matched to either a 6-speed manual transmission capable of producing 177 lb-ft of torque, or a CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) with 162 lb-ft of torque, this hatchback’s engine produces 180 horsepower—meaning you can weave in and out of traffic and access its potent power with ease. For those looking for the best of both worlds, the CVT-equipped Civic Hatch offers steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters so you can decide if you want to relax or take part in a more engaged drive. No matter which transmission you choose, impressive efficiency awaits with an estimated highway fuel economy of just 6.6 L/100 km in the CVT-equipped version, and 6.4 L/100 km in the manual version.
2021 Honda Civic Hatchback Performance
|Engine||Transmission||Horsepower||Torque||Fuel Economy (City)||Fuel Economy (Hwy)|
|Turbocharged 1.5-litre, 16-valve Direct Injection DOHC 4-cylinder||6-speed manual||180 hp||177 lb-ft||8.1 L/100 km||6.4 L/100 km|
|Turbocharged 1.5-litre, 16-valve Direct Injection DOHC 4-cylinder||CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission)||180 hp||162 lb-ft||8.0 L/100 km||6.6 L/100 km|
Safety & Technology
Like all Hondas in 2021, the Civic Hatchback offers no shortage of stellar technology and safety features. From the available LED headlights with auto high beam feature, to the standard 7-inch Display Audio System touchscreen (with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility) or multi-angle rearview camera, the 2021 Civic Hatchback does everything in its power to provide a smooth and convenient driving experience. Other options, like the available wireless charging pad or 12 speaker, 542-watt premium audio system add no shortage of entertainment options for your drive. Of course, safety and driver-assistance features are where Honda really shines, and the features found in the available suite of Honda Sensing™ technologies is second-to-none. Features like Lane Departure Warning, Lane Keeping Assist System, and Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow give you the option of adding even more safety and value to your ride.