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Honda Civic MPG

MPG Number of Vehicles
23 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
24 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
25 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
26 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
27 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
28 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
29 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
30 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
31 miles per gallon 4 vehicles
32 miles per gallon 6 vehicles
33 miles per gallon 6 vehicles
34 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
35 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
36 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
37 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
38 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
39 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
40 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
41 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
42 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
43 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
44 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
45 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
46 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2003 2003 2dr Hatch 197-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp manual FWD 29.47
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With the 205-horsepower 2.4L I4 engine, 6-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2003 Honda Civic has been averaging 29.47 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2003 Honda Civics in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 66 miles per hour (about 57.2 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in heavy traffic (12.8 percent), in the city (7.8 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2003 Honda Civic in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
2003 2003 4dr Sedan 93-hp 1.3L I4 Hybrid CVT FWD 40.63
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2003 2003 4dr Sedan 93-hp 1.3L I4 Hybrid 5-sp manual FWD 45
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2003 2003 4dr Sedan 127-hp 1.7L I4 5-sp manual FWD 36.25
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2003 2003 4dr Sedan 127-hp 1.7L I4 4-sp automatic FWD 34.15
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2003 2003 4dr Sedan 140-hp 1.8L I4 5-sp manual FWD 37.6
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2003 2003 4dr Sedan 140-hp 1.8L I4 5-sp automatic FWD 38.45
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2003 2003 2dr Coupe 127-hp 1.7L I4 5-sp manual FWD 34.93
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2003 2003 2dr Coupe 127-hp 1.7L I4 4-sp automatic FWD 34.5
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2003 2003 2dr Coupe 117-hp 1.7L I4 5-sp manual FWD 35
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2003 2003 2dr Coupe 140-hp 1.8L I4 5-sp automatic FWD 29.28
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2003 Honda Civic

2003 Honda Civic Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2004 2dr Coupe 127-horsepower 1.7L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Gas mileage at between 34 and 38 mpg is really good but since the car is also a lot of fun to drive the fuel economy is terrific! see full Honda Civic review
2004 4dr Sedan 93-horsepower 1.3L I4 Hybrid
5-speed manual FWD
40 mpg see full Honda Civic review
2004 2dr Coupe 127-horsepower 1.7L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
The civic has excellent fuel economy. When gas got over 3 dollars a gallon I was feeling it a lot less than all those peopel who bought gas guzzlers! see full Honda Civic review
2004 4dr Sedan 93-horsepower 1.3L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
Hybrid gives *great* economy - 45 mpg is normal. Except for the bad transmission, this little car runs like the proverbial Swiss watch. see full Honda Civic review
2003 2dr Hatch 160-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
We get 28-29mpg on regular with 80% 75-80mph, and 20% stop & go. see full Honda Civic review
2003 4dr Sedan 93-horsepower 1.3L I4 Hybrid
5-speed manual FWD
Getting about 48 mpg on premium driving a bit too fast. see full Honda Civic review
2003 4dr Sedan 93-horsepower 1.3L I4 Hybrid
5-speed manual FWD
I can get in the high 40s on the interstate, usually mid-30s in town see full Honda Civic review
2003 2dr Coupe 127-horsepower 1.7L I4
5-speed manual FWD
What Honda claims for fuel economy is true. To date is has been the best car on gas that anyone in my family has owned. see full Honda Civic review
2003 4dr Sedan 115-horsepower 1.7L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Fuel Economy is good for a car with automatic transmission. 26 mpg city, and up to 40 mpg freeway . I've gotten as much as 45 mpg on a 55mph speed limit hwy. see full Honda Civic review
2003 4dr Sedan 93-horsepower 1.3L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
Attention to driving practice yields up to 60 mpg on the freeway That is by using cruise control and staying at or under 55 mph see full Honda Civic review
2003 Honda Civic Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2004 4dr Sedan 93-horsepower 1.3L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
With the things it gave up to the Prius (cargo utility, rear space), it should surpass the Prius in mileage but actually came up short (as did the Insight). see full Honda Civic review
2003 4dr Sedan 115-horsepower 1.7L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
We only get about 30 mpg compared with 42 mpg in our 2008 Prius. see full Honda Civic review
 

2003 Honda Civic Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Honda Civic's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.