Ed Higginbotham
Ed Higginbotham Associate Editor
5/23/17 1:16 p.m.
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The 2016 Honda Civic Touring comes from the factory with something new and exciting: a turbocharger that coerces 174 horsepower out of the 1.5-liter engine. Our test car came with the CVT transmission option, but you can have one of these with a manual.

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LuxInterior
LuxInterior HalfDork
5/23/17 1:19 p.m.

Glad the manual is still an option. Not sure about the styling, but it'll grow on me.

Trackmouse
Trackmouse SuperDork
5/23/17 1:30 p.m.

Is the 1.5 the L15a/b/c??? If so, don't plan on any modding... both gen's of Honda Fit are untuneable, and therefore, worthless for performance gains.

red_stapler
red_stapler Dork
5/23/17 1:59 p.m.
Trackmouse wrote: If so, don't plan on any modding...

I don't think we have to worry about that.

https://www.hondata.com/flashpro-2016-civic

Driven5
Driven5 Dork
5/23/17 2:15 p.m.
Trackmouse wrote: Is the 1.5 the L15a/b/c??? If so, don't plan on any modding... both gen's of Honda Fit are untuneable, and therefore, worthless for performance gains.

http://ktuner.com/fit/

http://ktuner.com/2015fit/

http://ktuner.com/16civicturbo/

Bobzilla
Bobzilla MegaDork
5/23/17 2:15 p.m.

I don't know who thought the world needed origami designed cars but it needs to die.

pinchvalve
pinchvalve MegaDork
5/23/17 2:25 p.m.

pinchvalve
pinchvalve MegaDork
5/23/17 2:26 p.m.

And here is the Type-R

Bobzilla
Bobzilla MegaDork
5/23/17 2:43 p.m.

In reply to pinchvalve:

dude.... I just ate lunch! Why would you....do.... thaaaaa rrrrrfffffffff. Thanks.

Trackmouse
Trackmouse SuperDork
5/23/17 2:44 p.m.
Driven5 wrote:
Trackmouse wrote: Is the 1.5 the L15a/b/c??? If so, don't plan on any modding... both gen's of Honda Fit are untuneable, and therefore, worthless for performance gains.

http://ktuner.com/fit/

http://ktuner.com/2015fit/

http://ktuner.com/16civicturbo/

Well good for them for FINALLY getting around to it. Back when I had those cars they had nothing, and I had money. Idiots.

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