This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this honda hybrid technology pdf by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. The Honda Civic Hybrid was a variation of the Honda Civic with a hybrid electric powertrain.
Honda introduced the Civic Hybrid in Japan in December 2001. The Civic Hybrid uses an Integrated Motor Assist hybrid system similar to that of the Honda Insight. The Civic Hybrid was only marketed in sedan configurations.
The Civic hybrid, based on the seventh generation Civic, was first introduced to the Japanese market in December 2001. Honda claimed it was the most fuel efficient 5-passenger gasoline-powered production vehicle in the world at the time. It was introduced to the U. 2002 as a 2003 model.