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Compare the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan & the 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback

When searching for the perfect compact sedan, drivers around the Emmaus and Allentown, Pennsylvania will have many different options to choose from. Some vehicles will emphasize fuel economy while others will try to offer you a comfortable, roomy interior. But what drivers need to know is that you can find both with the new 2019 Honda Civic. Not the only question becomes is which model do you pick, the Honda Civic Sedan or the Honda Civic Hatchback. Both come with advantageous features, but which one is right for you?

Honda Civic Hatchback


Honda Civic Sedan

Honda Civic Hatchback


2.0L 4-Cyl

1.5L Turbo 4-Cyl.


158 hp @ 6500 rpm

174 hp @ 5500 rpm


138 lb-ft @ 4200 rpm

167 lb-ft @ 1800-5500 rpm

Cargo Volume

15.1 cu. ft.

25.7 cu. ft./46.2 cu.ft. (rear seat up/down)*


6-speed manual transmission

6-speed manual transmission

Which Performance Is Right For You?

With the new 2019 Honda Civic sedan, drivers from around Bethlehem, PA will enjoy the two different engine choices. The first is the standard 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that can generate up to 158 horsepower. The second option is the 1.5L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that gives drivers a robust 174 horsepower.

When we look at the Honda Civic hatchback, we see a similar 1.5L engine, but drivers will have a choice of 174 or 180 horsepower. And again both the sedan and the hatchback offer drivers a 6-speed manual transmission or a continuously variable transmission (CVT).

But when it comes to keeping either your new 2019 Honda Civic hatchback or the Honda Civic sedan on the road and running right, our service team at Lehigh Valley Honda is here to help. When it comes time for you to get an oil change, or if you start to hear a weird sound when you press the brakes, schedule a service appointment with one of our Certified Technicians today!

The Difference In Cargo and Passenger Space

The real difference between the new 2019 Honda Civic and the Honda Hatchback is the difference in cargo and passenger space. While both the Civic models offer Bethlehem, PA drivers a similar design of low, fluid profiles, the hatchback offers a shorter overall length, coming in at 177.9’’, which is shorter than the total length of the Civic at 182.3’’.

When we look inside the Civic’s cabin, both the sedan and the hatchback share identical frontal headroom and second-row clearance. However, despite the shorter build of the hatchback, it offers almost 10 cubic feet more cargo room when compared to the Civic sedan at 25.7 cubic feet compared to 15.1 cubic feet.

Schedule A Test Drive At Lehigh Valley Honda

Are you still not sure which 2019 Honda Civic model is right for you? Then you should schedule a test drive of both the new 2019 Honda Civic sedan and the Honda Civic hatchback today. When you schedule a test drive, you’ll learn about the standard Honda SensingⓇ features that are available to you. These Honda safety features are designed to alert the driver of trouble on the road so you may take corrective actions.

The Honda SensingⓇ Standard Safety features are available on both the Civic sedan and hatchback and will include features such as Collision Mitigation Braking System™, Road Departure Mitigation System, Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow, and a Lane Keeping Assist System.  

Visit Lehigh Valley Honda To Finance The New Civic

Serving Allentown and Bethlehem, PA

When you are in the market for a new Honda sedan, truck or SUV, our team at Lehigh Valley Honda is ready to help. We strive to make the car buying process as simple and easy for you as possible. Get a head start on finding your perfect vehicle be applying for pre-approval for both the new Honda Civic sedan and hatchback today.

Visit us today at Lehigh Valley Honda and see how easy it is to drive off in your dream car today!

* Based on SAE J1100 hatchback cargo volume measurement standard plus floor space between first and second rows with front seats moved forward.

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