Honda Civic Tourer Will Be The Most Spacious In The Class
Japanese automaker Honda has revealed some details of its Frankfurt premiere of universal Civic Tourer. Recall that the upcoming motor show will be presented to the serial version.
The company is confident that the original design of the estate will strengthen the leadership models in the automotive market. "R&D engineers have managed to create a dynamic and rapid design that sets new standards in the segment of cars in the station wagon and emphasises the sporting roots of the Honda brand," says the manufacturer.
The new station wagon, according to the company, promises to be the most spacious in its class. The trunk of the wagon leader by volume in the segment C and D and has a 624 litres of free to download space, and with the seats folded - 1668 litres. Moreover, "to collect" beauty can one-touch - car equipped with a function of folding rear seats, Magic Seats. For convenience of loading vehicle loading height reduced to 135 mm compared to the Civic hatchback 5D.
The new Civic Tourer will be offered with two engines to choose from: the 1.6-liter diesel I-DTEC and 1.8-liter-VTEC, which are combined with manual or automatic gearboxes.
Diesel 1.6-liter I-DTEC family of Earth Dreams Technologies was first applied to Civic 5D and the new crossover CR-V. This power unit is the lightest in its class.
In addition, wagon Civic Tourer will be the first production model of the company, which will be equipped with a unique adaptive depreciation Unique Adaptive Damper System. The system operates in three modes - Comfort, Normal and Dynamic. The wagon will get back adaptive dampers, which will allow depending on the driving mode to provide the most comfortable driving.
List of security systems innovations will consist of "most advanced", says the company, without disclosing what options will receive the estate. Production the production model to be launched in the UK in 2014.