What's New

The Civic Hatchback receives numerous updates for the 2020 model year to make it even more stylish, fun and satisfying:

  • The front-end style is further sharpened with an updated grille, revised headlights and restyled lower fascia inserts
  • The rear-bumper inserts have been redesigned, and the lower rear fascia on Sport and Sport Touring trims features an updated look
  • The wheels on all trim levels show off an aggressive new style
  • Materials accenting the seats and other interior surfaces have been upgraded for a richer, sportier feel
  • The Civic Sport Hatchback now comes with the handsome combination seat upholstery found on the Sedan and Coupe Sport trims
  • For 2020, the Sport also gains Display Audio, Apple CarPlay®16 integration, Android Auto™17 integration, Smart Entry, push button start and remote engine start (CVT models)
  • The EX trim adds an 8-way power driver’s seat as well as a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob
  • The EX-L Navi trim is replaced in the 2020 lineup by an EX-L trim that features supple leather-trimmed seats and the HomeLink®20 remote system
  • The Sport Touring trim also gains HomeLink, as well as the opportunity for performance-oriented drivers to enjoy shifting a 6-speed manual transmission
  • On the exterior color palette, White Orchid Pearl has been replaced by Platinum White Pearl
  • And every 2020 Civic Hatchback provides greater comfort and refinement due to enhanced insulation and body-sealing against wind, road and engine noise

The Civic Type R—the fastest, most powerful Honda ever sold in America—also gets a number of upgrades to make this hot hatch even hotter—and cooler:

  • A redesigned grille features a bigger opening for greater airflow and cooling
  • The front and rear bumper inserts show a new look
  • The front brake discs are of a new 2-piece solid design to enhance cooling for smooth, consistent stopping performance
  • The Type R side mirrors are now heated and receive integrated LED turn indictors for improved visibility
  • The suspension tuning has been even further refined for better roadholding, a smoother ride and improved body control
  • Select interior trim panels receive a surface treatment exclusive to the Type R
  • The steering-wheel cover and shift boot feature a new material
  • The shift knob has been reshaped for better feel
  • Active Sound Control now provides cabin occupants with an even more exhilarating aural experience
  • The Honda Sensing® suite of safety and driver-assistive features is now standard
  • Auto high-beam headlights now make it easier and more convenient to enjoy nighttime driving
  • Exclusive to Type R, Boost Blue Pearl replaces Aegean Blue Metallic on the exterior-color palette