Ford C-Max vs. Honda Civic

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$24,120
$18,940 - $20,740 (MSRP)

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
188 hp
158 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L iVCT Atkinson
2.0L I

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.1 in.
42.3 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41 in.
39.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
36.5 in.
37.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.4 in.
37.1 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

Climate Control

Climate Control

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P225/50VR17
P215/50HR17 - P215/55HR16

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.3 in.
106.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.4 ft.
35.7 ft.

Length

Length
173.6 in.
182.3 in.

Width

Width
72 in.
70.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3640 lbs.
2742 - 2761 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
188 hp
158 hp

Torque

Torque
129 ft. lbs.
138 ft. lbs.

Gas Electric Hybrid

Gas Electric Hybrid

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
4 Cylinder

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
13.5 gal.
12.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
40 mpg
34 - 31 mpg

City

City
42 mpg
28 - 31 mpg

Highway

Highway
38 mpg
40 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Ford C-Max Hybrid
Honda Civic Sedan

Body Style

Body Style
Hatchback
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Large Cars
Mid-Size Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
99.7 ft³.
97.8 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3640 lbs.
2742 - 2761 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
40 mpg.
7.0

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
42 mpg.
32 - 34 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
38 mpg.
28 - 31 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
99U
40 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas/Electric I-4
Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
2.0 L/122

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
1
1 - 6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD
CVT w/OD - Manual w/OD

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.57
2.53 - 0.41 - 3.64

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
390
2.08

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
4.4
1.36

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
1.02

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
0.83

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
0.69

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
2.71 - 3.67

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
TDH
4.11 - 4.68

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
TDH
5.1 - 5.5

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/50VR17
Strut

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/50VR17
Multi-Link

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 in.
Strut

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7 in.
Multi-Link

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
P215/50HR17 - P215/55HR16

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
P215/50HR17 - P215/55HR16

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Compact

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.4 ft.
16 X 7 - 17 X 7 in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
16 X 7 - 17 X 7 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Compact in.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Aluminum - Steel

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Aluminum - Steel

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.9 in.
Steel

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in.
Rack-Pinion

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
13.5 gal.
35.7 ft.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41 in.
4-Wheel Disc

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.1 in.
4-Wheel

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
55.9 in.
Yes

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.3 in.
Yes

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.4 in.
11.1 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
36.5 in.
10.2 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.2 in.
12.4 gal.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
51.9 in.
39.3 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.3 in.
42.3 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
173.6 in.
57 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
72 in.
53.7 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
63.9 in.
37.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
60.5 in.
37.4 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.4 in.
55 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
5.5 in.
47.3 in.

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
24.5 ft³.
106.3 in.

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
52.6 ft³.
182.3 in.

Model Group

Model Group
C-Max
70.8 in.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact
55.7 in.

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Hatchback
60.9 in.

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
61.5 in.

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
15.1 ft³.

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
Civic

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
Compact

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
Sedan