Other Honda Civic (2006 - 2011) models:

  • Summary

    4 out of 5 4.0

    What does this car say about you?

    Middle aged.

    What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?

    My wife finds it hard to drive.

    Would you buy this car again and why?

    No, the latest engines in the new car range don't provide the same driving experience for the price Honda are asking for.

    What are you likely to buy next?

    Mazda 3.

  • Buying experience

    4 out of 5 4.0

    Type of dealer you bought from?

    Didn't buy from a dealer

    Did you buy this car new?


    What price did you pay?


    When did you buy the car?

    January 2011

    Did you get a good deal and why?

    Not sure but as I was the only driver of the car I knew the history of the car and knew it was very reliable and had no major accidents.

    Is there any special reason why you bought this car?

    It was old company car.

    What was the dealer like?

  • Driving it

    4 out of 5 4.0

    What's it like to drive?

    Great, the turbo diesel engine has plenty of power. Put your foot down and the turbo kicks in to give great acceleration. The car is very reliable and after 110000 miles still drives superbly.

    What's it like to park?

    The rear parking sensors are essential, rear visibility is not great.

  • Living with it

    4 out of 5 4.0

    Have you had any problems with the car?

    Yes. Windscreens don't park properly - dealer unable to resolve.

    What's most practical about your car?

    Rear seats.

    Favourite gadget, option or accessory?

    Rear seats - fold down, fold up - give very flexible storage options. Seats also fold flat - superb design.