2018 Honda Civic LX vs 2018 Civic EX Comparison

Specs at a Glance

2018 Honda Civic LX

2018 Honda Civic LX

Engine

2.0L Inline 4

Horsepower

158 hp

MPG (City/Highway)

31/40 *

Keyless Ignition

N/A


2018 Honda Civic EX

Engine

2.0L Inline 4

Horsepower

158 hp

MPG (City/Highway)

31/40*

Keyless Ignition

Standard

2018 Honda Civic EX

2018 Honda Civic LX vs 2018 Honda Civic EX

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The Honda Civic is one of the most popular sedans on the road today for a reason! It not only provides drivers with an abundance of smart and innovative design features, it’s simultaneously safe, dependable, economically efficient, stylish, and fun to drive. Striking that perfect balance between edgy and honest, it’s easy to see why you’d want to drive a Civic home. Still, that leaves you with a tough decision to make: Which trim style will fit you best? Two of the most popular trims are the LX and the EX. They both provide drivers with a great value! Let’s compare them side-by-side and see what differentiates the two.

Performance

Performance is critical and the Honda Civic has always delivered when it comes to superiority in driving and handling. Economically efficient and with great acceleration, the Civic has always been impressive performance-wise at any trim level. The LX has a 2.0-liter engine that’s paired with a CVT and provides drivers with a smooth and comfortable ride. Even without a turbocharged engine, the LX has unparalleled acceleration in its respective class. You’ll never have a problem getting up to speed on the interstate or highway. The LX also comes available in a manual or automatic. The 2018 EX really takes the driving experience to a new level. Available in both a four-door and hatchback, the EX can also be equipped with a turbocharged engine by upgrading to the EX-T. The 2018 Honda Civic EX has solid and fast braking and extremely responsive handling. All around, both of these vehicles are a pleasure to drive.

Appearance

When it comes to standard features, the Civic has got you covered. Even the LX has an abundance of amenities. With wireless connectivity, USB connectivity, a 5-inch touchscreen infotainment system, LED running lights, and quality high-end materials both inside and out, the LX is loaded with style. If luxury amenities are your bag, the EX has a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, amazing 8-speaker audio system with satellite radio, a spacious interior in both the four-door and hatchback options, sunroof, and so much more. Both of these attractive vehicles are full of driver-friendly features making them an amazing value.

Safety

Safety is paramount. The Civic has been one of the most dependable vehicles safety-wise for years. It has managed to attain multiple “Superior” IIHS safety ratings over the past decade!** For 2018, the Honda Civic EX may be your best option if safety is your highest priority. This is because the new EX has an improved rear camera system, multiple driver aids like LaneWatch, and an impressive collision prevention system in place. The Civic EX is hands down one of the safest sedans on the road today.

It may be difficult to decide which of these impressive Civics would be best for you. The solution is simple: come test drive them both! Our staff members will make you their number one priority and help get you into the Honda that satisfies all of your driving needs. We’ve got a huge selection of immaculate vehicles on our lot. You will have plenty of options to choose from!


* Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.

** Find more information at www.iihs.org