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TOV Exclusive! 2006 Honda Civic Sedan and Coupe Spied!
 Date: June 23, 2005 00:15
 Submitted by:  Tuan
 Source: TOV
 Credibility Rating: 10


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Hot on the heels of the '06 Accord spy photos, sharp eyed TOV readers managed to capture these slightly disguised '06 Civic test mules driving on I-75 through Georgia. Special thanks to Pannone/Scott/Eaton for these exclusive pictures. While the coupe should be familiar looking, these are the clearest shots we've seen of the '06 Civic Sedan yet. Unfortunately the photographers were unable to get a good clear shot of the front end of the car. The one shot we have here was heavily cropped and retouched as it came from a photo where the car was very distant.


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*The Temple of VTEC has PAID for the exclusive rights to these spy photos from Pannone/Scott/Eaton. Please do NOT copy/hotlink any of these photos or text. Please simply "copy & paste" a link to this news story*"

Here's a reminder of what we know about the '06 Honda Civic so far:

  • at least 200hp, a 6MT, and a limited slip differential for the Si
  • retain a strut setup up front, though the rear suspension is said to be slightly revised.
  • expecting 17" wheels standard on the Si with 215/45-17 high performance "summer" tires
  • base models get a new 1.8L 140hp SOHC i-VTEC motor
  • upper models possibly getting 155-160hp versions of the same motor
  • automatic climate control will be offered in upper models (including Si)

Announcement:

The Temple of VTEC recently submitted a proposal to Honda requesting a Civic Si to build up as a project car. We've recently learned that the proposal was approved and we should be receiving our car some time in early August. The TOV Project Si will make its world debut alongside the production Civic Si models at this year's SEMA show in Las Vegas. Watch for updates this fall!


Last edited by Tuan on July 05, 2005 22:56

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  Bonnet looks very small !!
HONDA FANATIC 2
  MORE PICTURES!!! UNDISGUISED
theEman 13
  OMG I THINK I JUST THREW UP A LITTLE!
Civic05Ex 5
  New Pics at Autoweek.com
Cooperman 1
  spy vs concept car
jaay9 7
  wiper blades mounting position
mlody 1
  200 HP Si fuel?
enforcer 2
  Scion tC look-alike?
JMizzle87 27
  White 06 civic hybrid pic?
Vtecguy 0
  TOV Civic Si Sema project car
kiwikungfu 15
  Looking beneath the disguise
paupaw 3
  Coupe/Concept Comparison
cksi1372 18
  More spyshots
tdcatch 0
  I am little heartbroken...
LudegarH22A7 1
  best of all worlds
cat in the baby 24
  DRLs ?
Jader88EX 10
  other set of picture
mech911 6
  The most beautiful car ever designed by Honda
seksek 8
  Looks like a Saturn
dampfnudel 0
  Front suspension
WuWarrior 20
  Just Posted at Car Connection.Com
Mike Freitas 2
  Spy pics of Civic Coupe Si
cd79 4
  Why still SOHC and not K-series DOHC?
cklimdr 20
  Convertible
97accordSE 3
  My one wish...
Paulbrownz 0
  Undisguised rear pic (new!), and interior shot
crv16 16
  jeff...
Dren 1
  Two different sedan model on the pictures
magueto 1
  the official debut?
boy75137 1
  FYI: # of views for big articles
NealX 12
  R18?
mentaloriental 2
  Sedan side mirrors
jaelxi 19
  Looks like an ACURA to me
Bitiumx2 0
  SOHC i-vtec?
Caffeinated21 1
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still waiting 8
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Beau4316 5
  Photoshoppers - start your engines
tmkarab 2
  Countdown!
rob101 1
  LED Tails???
djaaronk 16
  We need an Si sedan!!
iivtecracerii 18
  what about audio?
carquaker 15
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amcartoons 6
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saywhaat0485 0
  hold your horses
dMershon 34
  Hybrid
WuWarrior 3
  Sedan Name Badge Spoofe?
Beau4316 6
  Transmission choices?
Hondu 4
  Fuel reconomy?
THX1720 1
  How do you spell "Butt-Ugly"
Soichero 0
  The Sedan looks like the City: awkward.
seksek 2
  sedan front same as SI coupe
nicklaz 1
  Kinda Saturn-y, but looks good
carcrazy84 12
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civicw 3
  Coupe?
HotCivic 4
  Minor styling oddity: Civic Coupe rear styling strongly resembles the Accord MMC...
Ramp Signal 1
  deck lid spoiler on coupe
djaaronk 0
  Thanks TOV!!!
98EX4cyl 3
  I see Saturn, Mazda, Volvo, and Audi
tmkarab 0
  Sedan stays all-red
BklynHonda 4
  Sedan tail lights like new A4
Rush 2
  THE REAR OF THE COUPE = MAXIMA
Powered by Honda 0
  Not too shabby
Varmint 11
  First Accord, then Civic . . .next Pilot?
nowakj66 3
  Looks great
Sledge 4
  Chrome Grill?
98EX4cyl 1
  thanks TOV
boy75137 3
  We need a hybrid coupe!
onefasthuman 1
  5-bolt wheels and rear discs
tnkgrl 14
  Awesome work Honda
SIVELOZ 12
  Sedan Camber
magitekkn 5
  Compare it to the Best Car Mag rendering
Tuan 3
  Car Connection has a white shot of the '06
nuclrxn 1
  Nice
freestylenet2510 0
  sunroof
Vtecguy 1
  Coupe almost looks almost like concept SI
Rikoshade 0
  06 civic AWESOME!
ynck26 0
  Now That's What I'm Talking About
Shinobi 0
  Coupe is hot, Sedan is not
mb916 1
  Kudos to the Civic design team
stilleto 4
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BklynHonda 0
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theEman 0
  hmmm, the front...
hondaknight 1
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mystiklegendz 1
  I dig it
shingles 0
  Nice
hondaknight 0
  Looks awesome!
mentaloriental 0
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Ivtec2 1
  NICE
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