...DX and LX are powered by a 115-horsepower 1.7-liter four-cylinder engine and are mated to a five-speed manual or four-speed automatic transmission. The engines in the GX, HX and EX are equipped with Honda's VTEC variable valve-timing system. VTEC allows both the GX and EX to make 127 horsepower. The miserly HX manages only 117 hp, but the reward is an EPA mileage estimate of 36/44 mpg city/highway. The HX and GX can be equipped with a continuously variable transmission and all of these engines meet ultra-low emission vehicle (ULEV) standards. Later in 2002, Honda is set to offer a...
Source: MSN Autos
...Complete Package To accompany the hot rod engine, the Si has such things as a sport suspension, wider tires, large anti-lock disc brakes and a close-ratio 5-speed manual gearbox with a rally style shifter that juts from the center dashboard close to the steering wheel. The shifter is perfectly placed for fast, easy upshifts and downshifts—and allows freed-up floor space for such items as beverage containers. No Automatic Transmission No automatic transmission is offered for the Si because it is a serious driver's car, despite all the comfort and convenience features. The Si is quick...
...The CVT transmission also is available on a GX model that runs on compressed natural gas. The 2002 Civic Si carries a high-output 2.0-liter i-VTEC four-cylinder engine that makes 160 hp and teams with a close-ratio five-speed-manual gearbox. Instead of the usual floor gearshift, the lever is mounted rally-style at the dashboard center, close to the steering wheel. Safety Side-impact airbags for the front seats are optional on all models; they automatically disable if sensors detect that an occupant is out of position. Antilock brakes are standard on the EX and new on the Si, but are not...
...The same great qualities we find with Honda apply to the 2002 Civic.
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