2008 Honda coupe / si coupe Civic Si Coupe shown in Rallye Red with accessory fog lights and 18" alloy wheels and tires. load all your passion. Civic Si Coupe interior shown with available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System.T 1 [ si ] for freedom. for thrills. for style. Civic Si Coupe shown in Alabaster Silver Metallic. ex ] [ then prepare for launch. Life is all about movement. Seeing possibilities. Grabbing opportunities. And nothing sends your potential soaring quite like the 2008 Civic Coupe. Its leading-edge looks, razor-sharp performance and big dose of tech let you live life to the fullest, every time you take the wheel. Civic EX Coupe shown in Galaxy Gray Metallic. fast-forward. When your look is this bold, it sure feels good having the moves to back it up. Every Civic model comes with plenty of power under the hood, plus a refined suspension for quick handling and a smooth ride. And there’s a 5-speed automatic transmission available, too, 2 which helps deliver quick acceleration paired with excellent fuel economy. Now gear this. If crisp, short-throw shifting is your thing, the 5-speed manual transmission is sure to satisfy you. Or opt for the compact 5-speed automatic transmission – a feature that epitomizes the Civic’s smart sophistication. ex ] [ Grab hold of the road and don’t let go. Corner, cruise or pick your way through traffic – it’s all handled equally well. The Civic’s suspension has been engineered for a solid on-center feel, quick steering and excellent road feel and control. Pack some punch, no matter what Civic you go with. Honda engines have always been a showcase of engineering. The Civic example is a 140-hp, 1.8-liter i-VTECR powerplant that’s standard in all DX, LX and EX models. It features the very latest, next-generation i-VTEC technology, which gives you all that go power with economy that you’d expect from a smaller engine. Civic EX Coupe shown in Atomic Blue Metallic. *Some roads unverified. See the navigation system owner’s manual for more details on coverage. points of interest 7million The system’s brain is an 8.0-gigabyte DVD database consisting of maps and more than 7 million points of interest like ATMs and restaurants. Enter a destination, and voice prompts guide you while turn-by-turn directions are shown on a customizable 6.5-inch LCD touch-screen display.* And with the voice-recognition feature, simply speak one of over 600 commands to control navigation functions as well as the audio system. Navigation-equipped models get a digital audio-card reader to play your downloaded music files. The LCD screen displays your folders and playlists for easy selection. [ ] higher intelligence. 1 The Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System with voice recognition is available in the 2008 Civic EX and Si models. Even if you already know where you’re headed, there’s nothing like having a few satellites helping you along. XMR Satellite Radio3 is standard with the navigation system. Get over 170 channels, including 69 commercial-free music channels plus traffic and weather in select markets. 350 Your tunes, played your way (EX, Si). (EX, Si) The 160-watt AM/FM/CD 6-speaker audio system in the LX lets you play your standard CDs as well as MP3- or Windows MediaR Audio4 (WMA)-compatible CDs. There’s an MP3/auxiliary input jack, too. EX and Si models get a 350-watt premium audio system with a subwoofer and an added amplifier for big bass. watt Get some air (EX, Si). the new lap of luxury. Think you know where the Civic stands in the spectrum of automotive refinement? Think again. The 2008 Civic EX-L Coupe comes equipped with leather trim and heated front seats, both Civic firsts. They create the perfect setting for all your newfound feelings of empowerment. 1 1 Civic EX Coupe interior in Leather Gray with available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System. Civic EX-L Coupe interior shownshown in Gray with available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System. There’s space for five, and you’ll all be feeling good thanks to roomy seating and air conditioning on most models. Big seat bolsters and a tilt and telescopic steering column give the driver a perfect fit. EX and Si models add steering wheel-mounted audio controls and a 60/40 split rear seat. Standard with navigation.3 60/40 split seat (EX, Si). Available 5-speed automatic. rev up. Speak just two letters, “Si,” and you’ve said a mouthful. The Civic that ushered in the modern sport-compact era is loaded with tech befitting the king of compacts. Check out that ground-hugging stance. The pure i-VTEC power. The sporty suspension. And Vehicle Stability AssistT (VSAR ) to help keep you on your intended line. 18 " Accessory wheels. Civic Si Coupe shown in Habanero Red Pearl. The Si’s 197 hp is harnessed with a close-ratio 6-speed manual transmission and a limited-slip differential. You’ll be ready for spirited moves with a carefully engineered MacPherson strut front/multi-link rear suspension that has firm spring rates, beefy stabilizer bars and razor-quick Electric Power Steering (EPS). Roll with big standard 17" or accessory 18" alloys, while available warm-weather tires tighten your grip. The 2008 Civic Si is full of features that scream performance, like drilled aluminum pedals and a red LED shift light located right next to the digital speedometer for eyes-forward fun. Revel in the wicked-red ambient glow. Race-inspired details. i-VTEC uses two different cam profiles, one for low rpms and one for high, keeping power output up across the rev range. And Variable Timing ControlT (VTCT) gives the Si a bigger boost in both power and economy. 3-rocker i-VTEC for a broad powerband. K20 Balance shafts for smooth running. Z3 max hp max rpm 197 8000 11:1 cr Honda’s 2.0-liter K20 engine is a legend in the sport-compact world. For the latest Si, we took the K20 to the next level. In addition to adding i-VTEC, we upped the compression ratio and included a unique crankshaft balancer for smoother revving up to a stratospheric 8000-rpm redline. It’s just some of the science getting Si near the magical mark of 100 hp per liter. Civic Si Coupe shown in Fiji Blue Pearl with available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System.1 Getting the Si’s abundant power down to the pavement is a helical limited-slip differential. It transmits torque to the wheel with the most traction, providing confident acceleration through the corners. Lighter pistons for higher revs. Limited-slip differential for better traction. Civic Si Coupe interior shown with available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System.1 6 Get a handful of aluminum and leather. Control freaks, apply within. The deep-bolstered seats with red stitching welcome serious drivers. The 6-speed manual transmission offers short, quick shifts. The close gear ratios of the first 5 gears let you make the most of the Si’s ultra-eager powerband. And the contoured, leather-wrapped steering wheel begs for some hands-on attention, too. speed White knuckles, happy thumbs. Civic Si Coupe shown in Nighthawk Black Pearl with accessory 18" alloy wheels and tires. big on safety. Honda believes that some of the world’s most efficient cars can also be some of the world’s safest cars. In fact, several Honda models have earned 5-star crash-test ratings from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. And this latest Civic garnered a 5-star rating in frontal-impact crash testing.* Leave it to Honda to build a compact car that has the features and technology to score big. Safety for Everyone Honda seeks to provide a high level of occupant and pedestrian protection in our cars and trucks, regardless of size or price, as well as increased crash compatibility with other vehicles. daytime running lights The Civic’s Daytime Running Lights (DRL) can help increase its visibility to oncoming motorists. vehicle stability assist Standard on the Si, VSA can brake individual wheels and/or reduce engine power to help you overcome understeer or oversteer and restore your intended path. side-impact protection High-tensile steel beams placed in the Civic Coupe’s doors help to prevent the intrusion of crash forces in a side impact. ABS with EBD The anti-lock braking system (ABS) helps you maintain steering control during hard stops. Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) balances braking forces at each wheel when the car is dynamically loaded. 4-wheel disc brakes Civic EX and Si models are outfitted with 4-wheel disc brakes with ABS. They’ll help provide stopping power when you need it. Civic EX Coupe shown in Galaxy Gray Metallic. ACE body structure Our Advanced Compatibility Engineering T (ACE T ) body structure increases impact compatibility with different-sized vehicles in front-end collisions. It helps redirect crash energy around the passenger compartment. Crash test conducted by Honda. *Government star ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). pretensioner seat belts An automatic seat-belt tensioning system helps hold the front-seat occupants securely in a collision. The system is triggered by the same sensors that deploy the airbags. active head restraints In a sufficient rear impact, the active front-seat head restraints are designed to move forward and up to help reduce neck injury. side airbags w/OPDS The passenger’s front side airbag features our Occupant Position Detection System (OPDS) to prevent the side airbag from deploying if its sensors detect a child or small-statured person in the airbag’s path of deployment. Front airbags inflate and deflate in a fraction of a second. *Honda reminds you and your passengers to always buckle up. Children 12 and under are safest when properly restrained in the rear seat. side curtain airbags To help lessen head or neck injuries in the event of a sufficient side collision, all Civic models feature side curtain airbags.* Looking beyond government regulations, Honda studies real-world situations to develop new safety technology. Our cutting-edge engineering and testing facilities in Japan and America help us develop the next generation of safety features and further evolve our Safety for Everyone concept. Honda’s legacy of environmental leadership includes world-changing advances in fuel economy and low-emission and hybrid technology. Our latest contributions include the natural gas-powered Civic GX, the world’s cleanest internal-combustion vehicle, 5 and the nextgeneration FCX hydrogen fuel cell car, set for production in 2008. AEM/DC Sports Civic Si. Honda DNA. As integral to every Honda as the materials used to build it are the ideas and values that inspired it. As an automotive leader in clean technology, our commitment to being environmentally responsible is second to none. Equally important is our desire to help keep drivers and passengers safe. This is evident from the impressive list of safety features that comes standard on every vehicle. Of course, take one spin in a Civic and you’ll become intimately aware of a third value. Since day one, it’s been a Honda mandate that every vehicle has to be fun to drive. The custom vehicle shown uses non-Honda genuine parts that may affect manufacturer’s warranties or vehicle performance. Honda’s formidable ability to invent the future can be seen on the land, in the water and, now, above the clouds. Our HondaJet T is an ideal showcase for Honda’s fundamental approach to design, maximizing performance and comfort while minimizing the surrounding machine. Civic Si Coupe shown in Rallye Red. Honda began racing motorcycles in the 1950s, and then cars in the ‘60s. In addition to the obvious motivation of first-place trophies, we race to learn, taking innovative technology developed for the track and applying it to everyday use. engineering Engine Type Engine Block/Cylinder Head Displacement (cc) Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net) Torque (lb.-ft. @ rpm) Compression Ratio Valve Train Multi-Point Fuel Injection Drive-by-WireT Throttle System CARB Emissions Rating Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer 100K +/– Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups* dx In-Line 4-Cylinder Aluminum-Alloy 1799 140 @ 6300 128 @ 4300 10.5:1 16-Valve SOHC i-VTECR • • ULEV-2 • • lx In-Line 4-Cylinder Aluminum-Alloy 1799 140 @ 6300 128 @ 4300 10.5:1 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC • • ULEV-2 • • ex /ex-l In-Line 4-Cylinder Aluminum-Alloy 1799 140 @ 6300 128 @ 4300 10.5:1 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC • • ULEV-2 • • transmissions 5-Speed Manual Transmission • • • Compact 5-Speed Automatic Transmission (available) • • • Helical Limited-Slip Differential body/suspension/chassis Unit-Body Construction • • • MacPherson Strut Front Suspension • • • Multi-Link Rear Suspension • • • Stabilizer Bar (mm, front/rear) 25.4/NA 25.4/11.0 25.4/11.0 Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering • • • Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 2.73 2.67 2.67 Steering Ratio 13.6 13.7 13.7 Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft.) 35.4 35.4 35.4 Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes (in., front/rear) 10.3/7.9 10.3/7.9 Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Solid Rear Disc Brakes (in., front/rear) 10.3/10.2 Wheels 15" with Full Covers 16" with Full Covers 16" Alloy All-Season Tires P195/65 R15 89H P205/55 R16 89H P205/55 R16 89H MichelinR Pilot R ExaltoR PE2T Summer Tires interior measurements Headroom (in., front/rear) Legroom (in., front/rear) Shoulder Room (in., front/rear) Hiproom (in., front/rear) Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) Seating Capacity exterior measurements Wheelbase (in.) Length (in.) Height (in.) Width (in.) Track (in., front/rear) Curb Weight (lbs., MT/AT) si In-Line 4-Cylinder Aluminum-Alloy 1998 197 @ 7800 139 @ 6100 11.0:1 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC • • LEV-2 • • Close-Ratio 6-Speed • • • • 28.0 (solid)/17.0 Electric 2.65 13.6 35.6 11.8/10.2 17" Alloy P215/45 R17 87V 215/45 ZR17 91W (available) 38.0/35.1 42.6/30.3 53.9/52.1 53.0/49.2 11.5 83.7 5 38.0/35.1 42.6/30.3 53.9/52.1 53.0/49.2 11.5 83.7 5 37.8/34.7 42.6/30.3 53.9/52.1 53.0/49.2 11.5 83.0 5 37.8/34.7 42.6/30.3 53.9/52.1 53.0/49.2 11.5 83.0 5 104.3 174.8 53.5 68.9 59.0/60.1 2586/2650 104.3 174.8 53.5 68.9 59.0/60.1 2657/2718 104.3 174.8 53.5 68.9 59.0/60.1 2698/2769 104.3 174.8 53.5 68.9 59.0/60.1 2886/NA epa mileage estimates 2/fuel capacity 5-Speed Manual (City/Highway) 26/34 26/34 26/34 6-Speed Manual (City/Highway) 5-Speed Automatic (City/Highway) 25/36 25/36 25/36 Fuel (gal.) 13.2 13.2 13.2 Required Fuel Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded Your dealer’s team of trained technicians is at the ready to help keep your Honda in superb shape. All 2008 Honda vehicles – and any Honda Genuine Accessories installed at the time of purchase – are covered by the 3-year/36,000-mile New-Vehicle Limited Warranty.6 Plus, Honda cars and trucks are covered by a 5-year/60,000-mile Limited Powertrain Warranty, too.6 For more information or assistance, see your Honda dealer or please give us a call at 1-800-33-Honda. Whether you wish to buy or lease a Honda vehicle, Honda Financial Services can assist you with the process. Please ask your dealer which lease or purchase plan best suits your needs. 21/29 13.2 Premium Unleaded audio systems 160-Watt AM/FM/CD Audio System with 6 Speakers • 350-Watt AM/FM/CD Premium Audio System • with 7 Speakers, Including Subwoofer MP3/Windows MediaR Audio 4 (WMA) Playback Capability • • MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack • • 3 XM R Satellite Radio /Digital Audio-Card Reader Navigation Models Welcome Screen/CD Text Display Capability • • Speed-Sensitive Volume Control (SVC) • • *Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. May vary with driving conditions. See your owner’s manual for more details. • • • Navigation Models • • Honda CareR is an affordable, comprehensive vehicle and travel protection plan backed by Honda reliability, service and parts. Please see your Honda dealer for details. safety dx lx ex /ex-l 3-Point Seat Belts at All Seating Positions • • • Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System • • • Driver’s and Front Passenger’s Seat-Belt Reminder • • • Dual-Stage, Dual-Threshold Front Airbags (SRS) • • • Front Side Airbags with Passenger-Side • • • Occupant Position Detection System (OPDS) Side Curtain Airbags • • • Driver’s and Front Passenger’s Active Head Restraints • • • Advanced Compatibility EngineeringT (ACET) Body Structure • • • Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) • • • Vehicle Stability Assist T (VSAR) with Traction Control Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) • • • Daytime Running Lights (DRL) • • • Side-Impact Door Beams • • • Outboard Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) • • • Emergency Trunk Opener • • • comfort & convenience Air Conditioning with Air-Filtration System • • Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation SystemT 1 with Voice Recognition Available Power Windows • Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down Driver’s Window • • Power Door Locks with Auto-Lock Feature • • Cruise Control • • Perforated Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel EX-L Aluminum Shift Knob with Leather Textured Aluminum Pedals Steering Wheel-Mounted Controls Cruise Cruise/Audio/Navi (available) Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column • • • Beverage Holders Front Front Front and Rear Center Console with Storage Compartment • Sliding Armrest Sliding Armrest Door-Pocket Storage Bins • • • Passenger-Side Seatback Pocket • Driver’s and Front Passenger’s Vanity Mirrors • • • Ambient Console Lighting Blue Map Lights • • 12-Volt Power Outlet Front Front Front and Center Console seating instrumentation Two-Tier Instrument Panel • • Backlit Gauges Blue Blue Tachometer • • Digital Odometer and Digital Trip Meters (2) • • Maintenance MinderT System • • Exterior Temperature Indicator • • • • • • • • • • • 1 The exterior features One-Touch Power Moonroof with Tilt Feature • Integrated Rear-Window Antenna • • • Security System with Remote Entry • with Trunk Release Manually Operated Side Mirrors • Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors • Heated (EX-L) 2-Speed/Intermittent Windshield Wipers • • Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers • Impact-Absorbing Body-Colored Bumpers • • • Multi-Reflector Halogen Headlights • • • Body-Colored Rear Decklid Spoiler • • • Body-Colored Rear Wing Spoiler Chrome Exhaust Finisher • Body-Colored Door Handles • • Leather-Trimmed Seats Heated Front Seats Driver’s Seat with Manual Height Adjustment • • Adjustable Head Restraints • • Fold-Down Rear Seatback • • Passenger-Side Walk-In Feature • si • • • • • • with Trunk Release • • • with Amber Trim Rings • • • • Available • • • • • • Cruise/Audio/Navi (available) • Front and Rear Sliding Armrest • • • Red • Front and Center Console EX-L EX-L • • 60/40 Split • • • 60/40 Split • • Blue • • • • • Red with Rev-Limit Indicator • • • Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System is available only in the 48 contiguous United States on EX and Si models. 2 Based on 2008 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle. 3 Required XMR radio monthly subscription sold separately after 90-day trial period. Installation costs and other fees and taxes may apply after initial trial period, including a one-time activation fee. Subscription fee is consumer only. All fees and programming subject to change. Subscriptions subject to Customer Agreement available at xmradio.com. XM service only available in the 48 contiguous United States. The XM name is a registered trademark of XM Satellite Radio Inc. 4 Windows MediaR is a trademark or registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. 5 EPA Tier-2, Bin-2 and ILEV certification as of May 2007. 6 3-Year/36,000-Mile Limited Warranty. 5‑Year/60,000-Mile Limited Powertrain Warranty. Ordinary maintenance or adjustments, parts subject to normal wear and replacement, and certain items are excluded. See your Honda dealer for the terms and conditions of the limited warranties. Always use seat belts and appropriate child seats. Children 12 and under are safest when properly restrained in the rear seat. Specifications, features, illustrations and equipment shown in this brochure are based upon the latest available information at the time of printing. Although descriptions are believed to be correct, accuracy cannot be guaranteed. American Honda Motor Co., Inc., reserves the right to make changes at any time, without notice or obligation, in colors, specifications, accessories, materials and models. Some features mentioned herein are not available in all areas. See your Honda dealer for details. Some vehicles may be shown with optional equipment. Available = Optional. 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