2012 Honda Civic Si: First Drive

Soichiro Honda's fuel of choice in his youth was high-test sake. He marked his wedding by dancing naked, raced through a life-threatening crash and drove a car filled with geishas off a bridge. (Everyone lived.) Then he founded Honda and found his greatest success breaking convention. » 4/20/11 9:30am 4/20/11 9:30am

The new 2012 Honda Civic

Unsurprisingly, the 2012 Honda Civic looks exactly as uninspiring as the Honda Civic Concept that debuted in Detroit. The look's an update on the slab-sided current generation, but not so radical an upgrade as to disquiet their easily perturbed buyers. » 2/17/11 3:15pm 2/17/11 3:15pm

Honda Civic Coupe Concept Tempts The Youngish

Honda revealed two concepts pointing to the ninth-generation, 2012 Civic. Honda wants us to know the prototype Civic Coupe and sedan will entice the "young at heart," further highlighting some tension in being the "VTEC just kicked in, yo" company. » 1/10/11 4:20pm 1/10/11 4:20pm

New Honda Civic Concept Too Curvy To Be Real

Honda says the new 2012 Honda Civic is inspired by the concept above. Can we hold you to that, Honda? Because this isn't bad. The concept will bow at Detroit next month, with the real car debuting spring 2011. » 12/13/10 1:00pm 12/13/10 1:00pm

My God, It's Full Of Type Rs... And RRs

In celebration of Thanksgiving tomorrow, here's a Honda gathering featuring a heapload of Civic Type Rs, and a healthy helping of Honda Civic Mugen RRs. [autostream via FuckYeahHonda] » 11/24/10 9:00am 11/24/10 9:00am

Honda Civic Is Dead In Japan

Japanese people are too cool for the Honda Civic, preferring the more compact and lifestyle-appropriate Fit. Of course, this is also a country where the Minidisc player is wildly popular, so take their judgment with a grain of wasabi. [WSJ] » 11/16/10 12:30pm 11/16/10 12:30pm

The Opposite Of "Just Married"

Here's a soap-based vehicular relationship status update we never thought we'd see. Also, a Honda Civic? We're really hoping that this wasn't the winner in the division of property. [via AsianMartin] » 11/10/10 10:15am 11/10/10 10:15am

Meet Yanni, The Civic So Lame It Deserves A Name

When you represent Fine German Precision you're Bruce, when you flog your car like it slept with your mama you're a hoon. But what if you make something so bad you can't look away? You're Yanni. » 11/03/10 3:00pm 11/03/10 3:00pm

2012 Honda Civic Looks Less Beige In Leather

The Honda Civic, America's most trusted automotive appliance, is getting a makeover for 2012 and here's the first leather-wrapped glimpse. Kinda bland from what we can see. Hopefully they've got a more interesting Si model under development. [WorldCarFans] » 9/02/10 10:45am 9/02/10 10:45am

How Not To Swap An Engine

"Hey bro, engine hoists are for loser V8s. The Honda Civic's engine is so light, it floats right out of the car if you unbolt it. Seriously. I read it online." - A Moron. » 8/09/10 5:15pm 8/09/10 5:15pm

Let's Hear It For Parts Standardization: $19.95 a Pop For New Civic…

Much as I hate working on the daily driver— where's the fun in that?— the warped rotors on my much-traveled '92 Honda Civic got to shaking enough to detach my pineal gland. Next stop, Lee Auto Supply! » 8/01/10 11:00am 8/01/10 11:00am

How I Convinced Fanboys My Civic Was A Rare Ford

Honda owner Roger Grenon wasn't pleased with being turned away from snobby parking lot car shows. Determined, he transformed his lowly econobox Civic SI into a "rare Ford concept" and bluffed his way in. Here's how he did it. » 7/29/10 2:15pm 7/29/10 2:15pm

And the Winner Is...

It looked like the Near Orbital Space Monkeys' BMW 528e had the 2010 New England 24 Hours of LeMons in the bag, but a certain Civic just kept looming closer and closer in the rear-view. » 7/25/10 11:00pm 7/25/10 11:00pm

Biggest Douche In Universe Shows Why You Never Load A Car On A U-Haul

U-Haul's are designed for furniture and junk. They're not designed to transport Honda Civics. That didn't stop these brain surgeons from setting up a ramp and trying to make it happen. NSFW language. » 7/22/10 9:30am 7/22/10 9:30am

I'd Like One Of Every Non-Jesus Fish You Have

It's gotta be tough being a liberal, pagan, Darwinist, cat-loving, scuba-diving Rastafarian lawyer in Oklahoma, but we can't imagine this makes life any easier. [Imgur] » 6/25/10 12:00pm 6/25/10 12:00pm

There Is A Message Here, But We Have No Idea What It Is

This guy likes painter's tape. He has a nice Civic. He's trying to tell us something. Oh, if only we could read backwards English. [@Autoobserver] » 6/09/10 12:30pm 6/09/10 12:30pm