What is the U.S. release date of the 2017 Honda Civic Si?
Honda just added another member to the successful and well-regarded 10th-generation Civic lineup — the sporty 2017 Honda Civic Si. Honda recently unveiled the Civic Si in prototype form at the 2016 Los Angeles International Auto Show, with plans for production versions in both coupe and sedan variants. Read more for info on the 2017 Civic Si’s release date, as well as an overview of its features.
Performance Features of 2017 Civic Si
The 2017 Civic Si delivers high-level performance with its high-tech and high-torque 1.5-liter, directed-injected and turbocharged DOHC in-line 4-cylinder engine with dual variable cam timing (dual VTC), which is mated to a short-shifting 6-speed manual transmission. Additional performance upgrades for the Si variants will include a new active damper system, active steering system, limited-slip differential and available high-performance tires.
2017 Civic Si Aero Kit and Exterior Features
With its full Factory Performance (HFP) aero kit, the Civic Si uniquely stands out from the rest of the Civic lineup. It includes front and rear splitters and rear spoiler, plus a center-mounted polygonal exhaust finisher and 19-inch 235/35Y high-performance tires mounted on HFP 19 x 8J 10-spoke forged aluminum alloy wheels.
Interior Design of 2017 Civic Si
The Civic Si cabin offers the comfort and refinement that Civic enthusiasts have come to expect, while taking its level of sportiness up a few notches. It features Si-exclusive front sport seats with red stitching, including stitched Si logos. The red sport stitching carries through to the doors, steering wheel and leather shift boot with aluminum shift knob. The Si Prototype interior also features a red driver’s TFT meter and audio system illumination, aluminum sport pedals and Dry Metal Carbon instrument panel trim.
2017 Honda Civic Official U.S. Release Date
The 2017 Civic Si is expected to go on sale nationwide at Honda dealership in early 2017, although Honda has yet to announce an official release date. Be sure to follow us on the Roseburg Honda Blog for updates on the Civic Si, as well as information on other new and upcoming Honda models.