Pics of the European
three-door hatch have been snapped well ahead of the car's official debut at the British Motor Show in July. As
points out, the removal of the two small rear doors gives the three-door hatch a much simpler shape than its
. Look closely and you'll notice this
has a glass roof that almost spans the length of the car. The transparent roof is similar to the
that has garnered a good amount of attention as of late.
Three engines will be available for the Civic three-door at launch, which include an 83-bhp 1.4L and 140-bhp 1.8L VTEC, both of which are petrol-powered. The obligatory
140-bhp 2.2L i-CTDi turbodiesel. All three engines will come standard with a 6-speed manual for a mate.