1981-1983 Honda Civic Second Generation 4-door Sedan Photos GalleryIn September 1980 a four-door sedan debuted for the 1981 model. A three-speed automatic transmission replaced the old two-speed unit installed in the first generation Civic. Four door sedan is also marketed as Honda Ballade on the Japanese domestic market.
|Honda Civic 2nd Gen 4-door Sedan photo|
Honda Civic Second generation 4-door Sedan SpecificationsManufacturer: Honda
Assembly: Suzuka, Japan East London, South Africa Nelson, New Zealand
Body style: 4-door sedan. The 1980 Civic 2nd Gen debuted with a more angular shape, increased engine power, and larger dimensions in all models.
Layout: FF layout
Engine: 1.3 L /Honda E engine#EJ/ CVCC I4 1.5 L /Honda E engine#EM/ CVCC
I4 1.3 L /Honda E engine#EN1/EN4/ non-CVCC I4
The Civic engines came in cross flow and CVCC design depending on the market they were sold in; the base 1335 cc ("1300") CVCC engine made 55
hp (41 kW), while the 1488 cc (1500) CVCC engine produced 67 hp (50 kW).
Transmission: 4-speed manual 5-speed manual 3-speed /Hondamatic/ automatic
Wheelbase: 3-door:2,250 mm (89 in) 4/5-door:2,320 mm (91 in)
Length: 3-door :3,760 mm (148 in)- 3,870 mm (152 in) 4-door :4,090 mm
(161 in) 5-door: 3,830 mm (151 in)
Width: 1,580 mm (62 in)
Height: 1,350 mm (53 in)
Curb weight: 3-door: 720 kg (1,587 lb)-780 kg (1,720 lb) 4-door:780 kg
(1,720 lb)-835 kg (1,841 lb) 5-door:750 kg (1,653 lb)-780 kg (1,720 lb)
Predecessor: Honda Civic (first generation)
Successor: Honda Civic (third generation)
|1980 Honda Civic 4-door Sedan - White|
|Photo of 1980 Second Generation Honda Civic Sedan Green Metalic|
|Classic Honda Civic Sedan Second Generation - Brown|
|White Honda Civic Second Generation 4-door Sedan Picture|
|1982 Honda Civic Second Gen 4-door Sedan CF - Red|
|1981 Honda Civic Sedan CF JP-spec - Beige|
|1982 Honda Civic Sedan EX. Retro JDM car - Brown|
Other 2nd Gen Civic Body styles are : 3-door hatchback, 5-door hatchback, 4-door sedan, 5-door station wagon, 5 door estate,
3 transmissions were offered: a four-speed manual (on base models),
a five-speed manual and a three-speed automatic.