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Honda Civic hatchback production confirmed for North America [UPDATE]

Hatch will survive the British plant closure, next generation could be out by 2021

Hatch will survive the British plant closure, new model could be out by 2021.

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2019 Honda Civic hatchback and Type R get new infotainment and colors

The price gets bumped a bit for the new year, too

The price gets bumped a bit for the new year, too.

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Honda Civic Type R pickup truck is the absurd and fast brainchild of U.K. Honda engineers

It might go to the Nurburgring to set a time

Following in the footsteps of BMW's custom M3 pickup trucks, engineers at Honda's Civic hatchback factory in the U.K. built their own high-performance pickup out of a 2018 Honda Civic Type R. The car is just as absurd as you would hope. The roof from behind the B-pillars has been chopped out to create a truck bed, one filled with diamond-pattern steel. The engineers managed to retain the curves of the original sheet metal, and shaped the tops of the bed sides to mirror them.

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2019 Toyota Corolla vs. compact hatchbacks: How they compare

New Corolla vs. Civic, Mazda3, Golf, Cruze and Impreza

So you've read what we thought about the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback.Well, now you must be wondering how that new 2019 Corolla stacks up with all the other hatchbacks. And, despite long thinking that hatchbacks were doomed, there are actually quite a lot of them these days. So many, in fact, that we couldn't fit them all in our space-limited comparison chart.

Quick Spin
Hidden gem | 2017 Honda Civic Sport Hatchback Quick Spin Review

Take a closer look. This everyday hatch is fast, frugal, and fun.

You could wait for the new Si, but this one is already faster than Si Civics of the past.

Podcast
A case for the Eclipse Cross | Autoblog Podcast #508

We recap the recent crop of supercars and Mike advocates for the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

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The 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback is here: all turbo, manual optional

Oh, and it looks pretty good, too.

The Sport and Sport Touring models get a center exhaust good for six more horsepower. Woo!

Spy Shots
Check out the Honda Civic hatchback's shapely rear end

And yes, the new five-door Civic is already in the US.

We knew the hatchback would bring more utility to the Civic line, but we weren't sure it'd be the best-looking version. This leaked image proves us wrong.

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Honda Civic Hatchback production design pops up in patent shots

Patent images of the new Honda Civic Hatchback have popped up, showing a vehicle that's largely similar to the Geneva Motor Show concept.

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Honda Civic Hatchback prototype unmasked

This thinly veiled future production model is heavy on the sharp lines and aggression.

Honda shows off the 'prototype' 10th-generation Civic hatchback ahead of its Geneva reveal, with more aggression, sharper lines, and a slightly larger size.

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Honda Civic will show its hatchback in Geneva

Here's our best glimpse yet at the upcoming five-door Civic Hatchback. Even in prototype form, it's quite a looker.

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Honda bringing Civic hatchback concept to Geneva

Honda will preview the new Civic hatchback in concept form at the Geneva Motor Show next month, before it reaches production - and showrooms here in the US - early next year.

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Honda to import Euro market Civic hatch to America

In order to make use of excess capacity at its European plant in England, Honda is tipped to export the Civic hatchback to North America. But what about the new Type R?

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Honda shows facelifted Euro Civic hatch with new Sport variant

Honda has released the details on its freshened Euro-spec Civic ahead of its debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show, whose media days are set to open next week. Aside from a fairly pleasant visual upgrade for both the standard Civic as well as the Civic Tourer, Paris will also see the

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Honda reveals updated rest-of-world Civic hatchback

The rest of the world's most recent Honda Civic was introduced for 2012, and it looks much the same as the 2014 model Honda will release in January to European and Asian markets. In fact, not much has changed, but a retuned power steering system, revised front and rear damping rates and rear wheel toe and camber adjustments are touted to make the hatchback drive better, Damon Lowney