The Redesigned Honda Civic Hatchback Gets Refreshed for 2020

September 13th, 2019 by

The 2020 Honda Civic Hatchback has many new features for 2020, including interior and exterior styling, electronics, and mechanical components. The substantial updating of the 2020 Honda Civic makes for a very appealing car, with a fresh look.

2020 Honda Civic Hatchback

Exterior and Interior

Exterior styling improvements include changes to the fog light housings, the grill design, and headlights, which have a blackout look. All trim levels have new wheel designs (black or dark gray). The Sport Touring trim level has LED headlights with improved range and coverage.

The EX trim level has an 8-way power driver’s seat, and a leather-wrapped shifting knob and steering wheel. All trim levels had added sound deadening material for front and rear fenders, trunk, and floor. The Sport trim level has a 7-inch touchscreen, and the associated audio system has eight speakers. Also, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are standard. Plus, pushbutton ignition and keyless entry is included. New seat upholstery is another improvement.


The 2020 Civic Hatchback LX has a 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, at 174 horsepower, and 162 pound-feet of torque, attached to a continuously variable transmission (CVT). Sixteen-inch wheels are standard. The Civic Hatchback Sport, with the manual transmission, offers a bit more output at 180 horsepower. The Sport has 18-inch wheels, a spoiler, fog lights, and a center-mounted dual exhaust. The Sport Touring Hatchback has a six-speed manual transmission.

Electronics and Safety

The base-level Honda Civic Hatchback has a 5-inch screen for infotainment and a USB port. There is also automatic emergency braking, and adaptive cruise control. The Hatchback Sport has a 7-inch touch screen, with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The 2020 Civic Hatchback Sport Touring has improved headlights.

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