The 2022 Honda Civic proves an economy car can still be relevant and even surprising. Most people are ditching sedans for SUVs and that’s a shame because, after spending time with the 2022 Civic sedan, we got a welcome refresher course in smart sedan engineering and fun driving manners.
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True, the 2022 Civic doesn’t sit high off the road like a typical SUV. In fact, in our extensive First Drive review, which you can read via the related link above, we commented on its low driving position. To its credit, however, the latest Civic sedan offers great outward visibility and more headroom than the outgoing model. A clean and minimalist dashboard — with some cool retro twists — also helps along these lines.
Keep reading below for all the highlights, plus a couple minor speed bumps we encountered during our test drive of the new 2022 Honda Civic sedan.