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Old 21 Sep 2016, 08:09 pm
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Default Re: Who's better? Saturn SL2 or Honda Civic EX Sedan? (97)

On Tuesday, November 5, 1996 at 12:00:00 AM UTC-8, W Hou wrote:
> (I am buying a 97 Saturn SL2, then I came across Honda Civic 4D EX Sedan...)
> (all models are automatic here)
>
> First of all, is Civic EX Sedan still considered a subcompact??
>
> Length/weight/height/legroom/headroom/shoulder room -wise, Civic EX is almost
> the same as Saturn SL2:
>
> 97 Honda Civic EX 4D Sedan 97 Saturn SL2 4D Sedan
>
> Weight 2568 2419
> Wheelbase 103.2 102.4
> Length 175.1 176.9
> Width 67.1 66.7
> Height 54.7 53.8
> Cargo Vol 11.9 12.1
> Fuel (gal) 11.9 12.2
>
> Head Room(F/R) 38.2/36.2 39.3/38.0
> Leg Room (Fr/Rr) 42.7/34.1 42.5/32.8
> Shldr Room (Fr/Rr) 52.4/51.8 54.3/53.5
> Hip Room (Fr/Rr) 50.0/49.3 50.7/51.6
>
> Engine 1.6L I4 1.9L I4
> Valves 16 16
> Horsepower 127 @ 6600 124 @ 5600
> Torque 107 @ 5500 122 @ 4800
>
> I guess it is the engine size, since Civic EX has 1.6liter engine while SL2
> has a 1.9 or 2.4liter. I am a bit confused here, who's more powerful here? EX
> has 127hp with 1.6liter, and SL2 with 1.9liter only got 124...
>
> Price-feature side, Civic EX is definately a winner over SL2, IMHO.
> With similiar features equipped as Civic EX (power lock/win, remote keyless,
> moonroof, ABS,air etc), SL2 would be about $17,500, while Civic EX listed as
> $16480 MSRP.
>
> Bottom line: 97 Civic EX is a better deal than Saturn SL2.
>
> Comments?
>
> Thanks for your help.
>
> Regards,
>
> Will


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