Honda Civic

The Honda Civic is Canada’s best-selling car ever. In 2019, the Civic was the highest selling car in Canada (more than 60,000 Civics sold in Canada in 2019). The first-generation Civic was launched in 1972 and the first Honda Civic ever sold in our country was in 1973. Honda Civics started to be manufactured in Canada (Alliston, Ontario) in 1988.

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18 reasons to admire Canadian auto production

Taking stock of Canada’s auto plants in the face of looming auto tariffs Read More

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Jul 25, 2018, 9:30 PM

Toyota products again judged tops in value

Vincentric hands out 2018 Best Value in Canada awards to top brands, models Read More

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May 31, 2018, 4:25 AM

4 electrified powertrains make Wards Top-10 Engines

EV, fuel-cell and two hybrids make the cut; no Germans represented Read More

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Dec 14, 2017, 6:30 AM

More than 125,000 vehicles recalled in Canada

Honda Odyssey, Nissan Micra account for 86% of total vehicles recalled Read More

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Dec 4, 2017, 4:30 PM


Honda desirability rates high with consumers, critics

Online resource Edmunds awards first Most Wanted awards in 16 segments Read More

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Nov 18, 2017, 4:30 PM

Honda Civic Type R hot hatch heats up Montreal show

The production version of the Type R is said to be really close to this prototype Read More

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Jan 19, 2017, 2:15 PM

What you should know about the new Honda Civic Hatchback

The tenth-generation Honda Civic gets a new hatchback variant for 2017 Read More

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Oct 24, 2016, 4:55 PM

Civic hatchback returns to North America

England-made 5-door arrives in US dealers prior to Paris show debut Read More

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Sep 23, 2016, 5:30 PM


Honda honours Sonic with custom Civic

Sega partners with Honda to celebrate 25th year of Sonic the Hedgehog Read More

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Jul 23, 2016, 5:30 AM

Kia, Honda most attractive to families

Asian brands dominate top 10 list, with only one North American entry Read More

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Jun 11, 2016, 5:30 PM

Wards honours 10 top vehicle interiors

Luxury vehicles hold slim majority in interior excellence Read More

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Apr 18, 2016, 5:30 PM

Honda hatches a sportier Civic

Prototype sets stage for production 5-door coming later in 2016 Read More

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Mar 26, 2016, 12:30 PM


The Canadian Car and Utility Vehicle of the Year are...

Honda Civic and Mazda CX-3 claim top honours from AJAC journalists Read More

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Feb 11, 2016, 3:00 AM

AJAC Car, Utility of the Year down to 3

Civic, Golfs up for Car award; Kia, Mazda, Volvo vie for SUV award Read More

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Jan 13, 2016, 10:45 PM

Honda Civic, Volvo XC90 win North American honours

Honda Civic is the 2016 North American Car of the Year and the Volvo XC90 is North American Truck Read More

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Jan 10, 2016, 5:45 PM

Three all-new new Japanese small cars compared

2016 Honda Civic, Scion iM and Toyota Yaris tested back-to-back Read More


FIRST DRIVE: 2016 Honda Civic proudly made in Canada

The all-new Honda Civic raises the bar in design, performance, efficiency Read More

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Oct 22, 2015, 9:30 PM

Finalists announced for Green Car of the Year

Audi e-tron, Chev Volt, Civic, Sonata and Prius make final five Read More

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Oct 14, 2015, 11:00 PM

Honda recalls Civic, Fit to fix CVTs

Some 144,000 cars could end up with broken drive-pulley shafts Read More

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Oct 3, 2015, 7:00 PM

Canadian auto sales on record pace through August

FCA (formerly Chrysler) maintains a solid lead over Ford for the top sales spot Read More

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Sep 2, 2015, 7:45 AM


European Honda Civic Type-R has American heart

North Americans may not be getting the new Civic Type-R hatchback but we have a say in its build Read More

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Jul 12, 2015, 2:00 PM

Canadian auto sales set all-time record in May!

Chrysler regains top sales spot, followed by Ford and General Motors Read More

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Jun 3, 2015, 12:20 PM

Honda considers Civic hatchback for North America

Five-door model expected to go on sale as early as 2016 Read More

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Mar 22, 2015, 6:00 AM

Honda Civic Type R coming to North America?

Honda may begin shipping Civic hatchbacks from its plant in England to North America Read More

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Mar 17, 2015, 3:25 PM


Used Car Report: 2006-2011 Honda Civic

It's no wonder the Honda Civic has been Canada’s bestselling car for 17 years Read More

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Mar 9, 2015, 2:20 PM

FIRST DRIVE: 2014 Honda Civic

Canada's best-selling car is not content to rest on its laurels Read More

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Jan 30, 2014, 4:00 PM

Honda Civic tweaked for 2014

CVT automatic transmission is among Civic's many changes for 2014 model year Read More

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Nov 25, 2013, 12:00 PM

2014 Honda Civic Coupe to make world debut in Vegas

Refreshed Civic Coupe will debut among its most ardent fans at the 2013 SEMA Show Read More

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Oct 28, 2013, 11:00 AM


Another Honda Civic we won't get in Canada

British built Civic Tourer to be officially unveiled at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show Read More

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Aug 13, 2013, 1:00 PM

What small cars are safest?

Six new small cars earn IIHS Top Safety Pick+ crash test ratings Read More

Car Safety
Aug 9, 2013, 1:00 AM

ROAD TEST: 2013 Honda Civic Sedan

Best-selling Civic gets a substantive refresh after just one year Read More

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Jun 18, 2013, 7:00 AM

Elantra dethrones Civic as best-selling car

The Hyundai Elantra is Canada’s most popular passenger car through April 2013 Read More

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May 22, 2013, 12:00 PM


2012 Honda Civic Si HFP

Limited-edition performance package boosts Civic Si’s appeal Read More

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Jun 20, 2012, 6:00 AM

2012 Honda Civic

Canada's best selling-car for 13 years plays to its strengths Read More

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Nov 22, 2011, 5:00 PM

2012 Honda Civic is an evolution

Ninth-generation Civic aims to continue 13-year Canadian best-seller status Read More

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May 2, 2011, 5:00 PM