Marcus De Guzman / Honda Australia | May 17, 2017 10:51
All-new Civic Hatchback gets new limited appearance pack called Orange Edition
The Land Down Under has just received the all-new Civic Hatchback and Honda is throwing something special for the Australian market. Limited to only 100 units, the Japanese automaker introduced a special appearance package called the Orange Edition for the five-door hatch.
The limited edition Orange Edition comes with blacked-out 17-inch alloy wheels, along with the color-themed bodykit. The front spoiler, side skirts, side mirror caps and rear under spoiler are all painted in orange and is complemented by an orange body graphics located at the bottom section of the doors.
Apart from the Crystal Black Pearlaescent paint job shown, the Orange Edition will also be available in three different body colors; Lunar Silver Metallic, Sonic Gray and White Orchid Pearlescent.
If the Orange Edition is not to your liking, Honda Australia also has the Black Pack edition which they first introduced in the Civic Sedan last year. Like the new appearance pack, the Black Pack comes with blacked-out front and rear under spoliers, side mirror caps, side skirts and 17-inch alloy wheels.
“The ‘Black Pack’ edition proved to be extremely popular with dealers and customers when we launched the all-new Honda Civic sedan, so we’ve extended the scope for customers to individualise the all-new Civic hatch with the introduction of the Orange Edition,” said Stephen Collins, Honda Australia director.
Available engines for the Orange Edition include the naturally-aspriated 1.8-liter SOHC i-VTEC inline-four and the turbocharged 1.5-liter DOHC four-cylinder motor. The former produces 141 PS with 174 Nm of torque while the latter generates 173 PS and 220 Nm of torque. Both engines come with Earth Dreams tech and are connected to a continuously variable transmission (CVT).