Choosing Your Honda Civic: Coupe vs. Sedan vs. Hatchback

2018 Civic Sedan touring driving in city

Choosing your next vehicle in Paramus might seem like an overwhelming task when there are so many options. If you decide on the ever-popular, reliable, and fuel-efficient Honda Civic at Mahwah Honda, you then get to choose whether you want the sporty Honda Civic Coupe, the classic Honda Civic Sedan, or the roomy Honda Civic Hatchback. Follow our guide below that compares each Honda Civic body style in terms of price, performance, and space, to figure out which one will fit your needs and preferences.

Starting Price


Power and fuel efficiency will differ a little between the Honda Civic Sedan, Honda Civic Hatchback, and Honda Civic Coupe, not only due to the engines themselves, but also due to the varying weight and aerodynamics of each vehicle. Take a look at the Honda Civic mpg ratings and specs below to find out which style brings you the performance you want for Paramus roads.


  • Civic Coupe: Standard engine with 158 hp and 138 lb-ft of torque, available engine with 174 hp and 167 lb-ft of torque
  • Civic Sedan: Standard engine with 158 hp and 138 lb-ft of torque, available engine with 174 hp and 167 lb-ft of torque
  • Civic Hatchback: 180hp and 177 lb-ft of torque


  • Civic Coupe: 31/40 city/highway mpg**
  • Civic Sedan: 32/42 city/highway mpg**
  • Civic Hatchback: 31/40 city/highway mpg**

Interior Space

Body configuration makes a significant impact on interior space in any model. Here’s how Honda Civic designs break down:

  • Civic Coupe: Up to 12.1 cubic feet of cargo space and 91 cubic feet of passenger volume
  • Civic Sedan: Up to 15.1 cubic feet of cargo space and 97.8 cubic feet of passenger volume.
  • Civic Hatchback: Up to 46.2 cubic feet of cargo space (with rear seats folded down) and 97.2 cubic feet of passenger volume.

Find Your Next Honda Civic at Mahwah Honda

Whether seeking a fuel-sipping drive from Paramus to Ramsey or plenty of passenger space for trips into Pompton Plains, there’s a Honda Civic with your name on it. If your looking to boost your drive with some speed, we have the race-inspired Honda Civic Type R! Contact us today to find out more about Civic MPG ratings and Civic cargo space.

*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $895.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.

**Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.