2018 Honda Civic Sedan Side Compare


2018 Honda Civic Hatch Blue


Honda Sedans vs. Honda Hatchbacks

What exactly is the difference between a sedan and a hatchback? It all has to do with the trunk. The sedan trunk is hinged beneath the rear window and not always accessible from the back seat, while the hatchback trunk, (called a “hatch”) is hinged above the rear window and accessible from the back seat. Explore the differences between Honda sedans and hatchback models below, then compare the Honda Civic vs. Accord to find out which is best for you on Portsmouth and Rochester roads.

Model Options

Number of Sedan Choices

Honda Model

Number of Hatchback Choices
2 (Sedan, Si Sedan)

Honda Civic

2 (Hatchback, Type R)

Honda Insight

2 ( Sedan, Hybrid)

Honda Accord

3 (Plug-In Hybrid, Electric, Fuel Cell)

Honda Clarity


Honda Fit

2 (Fit, Fit EV)

The Honda Civic Specs: Sedan vs. Hatchback

2018 Honda Civic Sedan LX


2018 Honda Civic Hatchback LX
$18,940 MSRP*

Starting Price

$20,150 MSRP*
97.8 cubic feet

Passenger Volume

97.2 cubic feet
15.1 cubic feet

Cargo Volume

25.7 to 46.2 cubic feet
28/40 city/hwy mpg**

EPA-estimated MPG

29/38 city/hwy mpg**

Choose Your Favorite Model at Dover Honda

The 2018 Honda Civic specs above illustrate the pros and cons of each body style — a sedan typically costs less, while its hatchback counterpart tends to have more space.

Take a closer look at the Honda Civic interior andHonda Accord interior at Dover Honda to learn more, then schedule a test drive to take a Honda home to Somersworth.

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*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.

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