[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][dealer network][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura
There are currently no active Acura promotions
Honda
There are currently no active Honda promotions
Acura NSX Production Model to Make World Debut at 2015 North American International Auto Show
More.......................
Honda FCV Concept to Make North American Debut at 2015 North American International Auto Show
More.......................
American Honda Sets New November Sales Records; Core Vehicles Lead the Way
More.......................
Acura Set to Launch More Powerful, Technologically Advanced and Luxuriously Equipped 2016 Acura ILX
More.......................
All-new 2016 Honda HR-V Crossover Makes North American Debut at 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show
More.......................
Honda FCV Concept Makes World Debut in Japan
More.......................
SPIED ON THE STREET! 2016(?) Honda Civic
More.......................
2016 ILX front end refresh image leaked
More.......................
TLX --> Re: I was told the TLX transmission logic "learns" (new 0-60 times)
Join Discussion......
NSX --> Re: NSX new info!!!
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Ugly Stick Production Is Way Up
Join Discussion......
Videos --> Re: HondaJet
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: 2015 Detroit(NAIAS) Auto Show
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: pistonheads 100k garage, all-Honda choice ! Where's the wasabi?
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Jeff Palmer/Shawn Church still around?
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: McLaren-Honda drivers - official news
Join Discussion......
Fit (and Jazz) --> Re: Most f#&!ked up stupidest thing EVER!!!
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: S660 detailed in Honda Magazine
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Honda Heritage Center opens in Marysville Ohio
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Honda and the Takata Airbag recalls
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Toyota out to "squish" Ford Honda Nissan & Hyundai in video
Join Discussion......
Photoshops --> Re: 2018 Acura GLX 4-door GT Sports Coupe
Join Discussion......
HR-V/Vezel --> Re: XR-V Patented in Europe
Join Discussion......
9th-gen Civic refresh coming as soon as 2013 model year?
 Date: October 14, 2011 08:13
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: Anonymous
 Credibility Rating: 5


Yesterday we received a bit of news that came as a little bit of a surprise. According to a source (who has been reliable in the past), Honda hosted a "Grassroots" meeting for West Coast Honda dealers yesterday. During this meeting, the dealers are said to have shared some of their comments and concerns about the 2012 Civic, and reportedly Honda's response was that a "very refreshed, and more aggressively styled Civic" would make its debut in December 2012, as a 2013 model.

We tried reaching out to some of the contacts we have in other regions to see if they had heard anything similar. The one that I heard back from indicated that they had not heard this information, but they had heard a few months back that there would be some tweaks to the '12 Civics (improved wheels/tires on the Civic LX, possibly some upgraded interior materials) and the car would be "relaunched" sometime in the near term.

Suffice it to say, we will be tracking this one.


2012 Honda Civic Si Sedan

Last edited by JeffX on October 14, 2011 09:38

Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Subject Thread Originator Replies Last Post
  Honda, while you are at it...
garfield134 78
  Get rid of the 2002 Camry rear end
civicw 9
  Two words: Civic hatchback
swilder0123 4
  My personal guess on earlier MMC changes
RayChuang 0
  2012 Honda Civic= losing core customers
HondaMotorCo007 6
  If you want a class leading 2013 Civic & Accord, hold a TOV Focus Group
Slawsk 53
  The 9G Civic still sells well
longhorn 4
  Natural gas Civic....this is one of the best looking pictures of the 2012 Civic....
HONDA AFVM 2
  Civic Si
integrator 24
  The Importance...if true
DCR 47
  Reacting to US elections...
TonyEX 6
  2013 is too late
6SPDTL 71
  $100 bucks says...
Torque 9
  MMC on schedule
S600=Dream 3
  Planned all along ?
Fan Koni 0
  Delay
rocky 4
TOV First Drive: 2015 Acura TLX
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2015 Acura TLX 2.4 P-AWS
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2015 Acura TLX 3.5L SH-AWD
Read Article....................
TOV Photo Gallery: 2015 Honda Fit
Read Article....................
PR Photo Gallery: 2015 Honda Fit
Read Article....................
TOV Dyno Test: 2014 Accord Hybrid
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2014 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy