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Honda Debuts Its Natural Gas Civic at the New York Auto Show

Posted By Laura K. Cowan On April 28, 2011 @ 9:38 am In automotive,Design,Green Transportation,Innovation,New York Auto Show,News | 2 Comments

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Last week, Honda [2] introduced a whole new line of Civics at the New York International Auto Show [3]. Hidden among them was the all-new Honda Civic Natural Gas [4]. Gone are the NGV badges, and the interior now looks like any other Civic, including sat-nav, Bluetooth [5] connectivity, and more.

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Honda [7] has repurposed its 1.8-liter 4-cylinder gas engine to burn natural gas, which Honda estimates will burn clean (it qualified as an AT-PZEV) and achieve 31 miles per gallon combined fuel economy. The Honda CNG will be available across the U.S. this spring, after the launch of the other Civic models.

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Via AutoBlog Green [8]

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