Compare 2018 Honda Civic vs 2018 Chevy Cruze

Specs at a Glance

2018 Honda Civic

2018 Honda Civic

Cargo Space

  15.1 cu. ft.

Rear Leg Room

  37.4 in.

2018 Chevrolet Cruze

2018 Chevrolet Cruze

Cargo Space

  14.8 cu. ft.

Rear Leg Room

  36.1 in.

2018 Honda Civic vs 2018 Chevrolet Cruze

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In the highly competitive compact car segment, the 2018 Honda Civic stands out for its style, comfort and wealth of features — including a few not found on other vehicles. The Honda Civic faces off against the Chevy Cruze, another popular choice in its class. Read on to find out how the 2018 Honda Civic stands out against the Chevy Cruze.


Safety is always paramount when it comes to any vehicle. Both the Chevy Cruze and Honda Civic offer a broad range of safety features you’d expect in a compact car, including available Lane Departure Warning and Forward Collision Warning.

However, the Honda Civic sets itself apart by offering Honda Safety Sense, Honda’s innovative suite of advanced safety features. The 2018 Honda Civic includes advanced safety technology including adaptive cruise control, automatic emergency braking and lane-departure alerts. The IIHS gave the 2018 Honda Civic the top scores in crashworthiness.*

Fuel Economy

Fuel economy is a key consideration for car buyers in the compact car segment. Both the 2018 Chevy Cruze and Honda Civic come equipped with four-cylinder engines that offer excellent performance and fuel economy. The Honda Civic goes a step further by offering a turbocharged engine and a continuously variable automatic transmission that offers impressive power and fuel efficiency.

The 2-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine available in all base model Civic vehicles combines economy and performance. The Honda Civic achieves an EPA-estimated average 28 mpg city/40 mpg hwy** and reaches 174 horsepower along with 162 pound-feet of torque.


Although the Chevy Cruze and Honda Civic both come with standard infotainment systems, the Civic offers a five-inch color LCD screen, USB and Bluetooth connectivity, automatic climate control and a rearview camera.

Now that you know how the Honda Civic stacks up against its competition, visit Bosak Honda Michigan City and test drive one for yourself.

* With Honda sensing and specific headlights.

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