Honda has officially unveiled the 2014 Civic and Civic Si Coupes at SEMA. The latter model has an upgraded engine that produces 205 bhp.
Honda has officially unveiled the 2014 Civic and Civic Si Coupes at SEMA.
Following in the footsteps of the facelited sedan, the coupe receives new bumpers, a revised hood and a restyled grille. The model also gains new front fenders, revised mirrors and updated head- and taillights.
The Si Coupe has similar upgrades but is distinguished by a revised front bumper, a rear diffuser, a trunk-mounted spoiler and new 18-inch alloy wheels.
Detailed performance specifications were not released but the Si Coupe has a retuned exhaust that enables the 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine to produce 205 bhp (153 kW) and 174 lb-ft (235 Nm) of torque - a modest upgraded of 4 bhp (3 kW) and 4 lb-ft (5 Nm).
According to American Honda's executive vice president of auto sales, John Mendel, "With the further advancement of the 2014 Civic Coupe and Si models and an exciting path forward for performance parts drawing on our racing experience we are making a statement about our commitment to the fun to drive character of the Honda brand."