Honda Civic Diesel 1.6L With EDT
Honda is very serious about creating environmentally friendly diesel engines. After giving a 2.2-liter engine for the Accord type S, the Japanese automaker is introducing a smaller 1.6-liter version at the Geneva Motor Show 2012. Then displayed at Paris Motor Show 2012.
Honda Civic Diesel 1.6L Front View
And engine which was introduced at the Tokyo Motor Show (TMS) 2011 in Japan, i-DTEC is claimed to be capable of producing 118 bhp at 4,000 rpm with torque of 30.5 kgm at 2,000 rpm. The Japanese manufacturer also said that if the i-DTEC diesel engine is lighter than the 1.6-liter else on the market. CO2 emissions in the combustion engine are also believed to be less than 100 g / km.
Honda Motor Co. (HMC) is aggressively developing a diesel engine for the competition in the market in some countries, like India, do not have a diesel variant of its competitors. They claim is the lightest engine in the group with CO2 emissions of 95g/km.
Honda Civic Diesel 1.6L Engine View
“With Earth Dream Technology, we had a goal to be number one in terms of emissions for three years,” said Manuba Nishiru, President of Honda Motor Europe. Engine capacity of 1596 cc, according Nishiru have 118 PS of maximum power with 299 Nm of torque and will be installed beneath the hood of the new Honda Civic, as seen at the Paris Motor Show 2012.