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Honda Civic MPG

MPG Number of Vehicles
21 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
22 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
23 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
24 miles per gallon 5 vehicles
25 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
26 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
27 miles per gallon 4 vehicles
28 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
29 miles per gallon 7 vehicles
30 miles per gallon 4 vehicles
31 miles per gallon 10 vehicles
32 miles per gallon 8 vehicles
33 miles per gallon 12 vehicles
34 miles per gallon 14 vehicles
35 miles per gallon 15 vehicles
36 miles per gallon 14 vehicles
37 miles per gallon 18 vehicles
38 miles per gallon 19 vehicles
39 miles per gallon 39 vehicles
40 miles per gallon 66 vehicles
41 miles per gallon 60 vehicles
42 miles per gallon 41 vehicles
43 miles per gallon 15 vehicles
44 miles per gallon 15 vehicles
45 miles per gallon 6 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2009 2009 4dr Sedan 110-hp 1.5L I4 Hybrid CVT FWD 42
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With the 110-horsepower 1.5L I4 Hybrid engine, CVT transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2009 Honda Civic has been averaging 42 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2009 Honda Civics in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 110 miles per hour (about 85 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (12 percent), in heavy traffic (2 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2009 Honda Civic in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
2009 2009 4dr Sedan 197-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp manual FWD 25.66
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2009 2009 4dr Sedan 140-hp 1.8L I4 5-sp manual FWD 39.19
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2009 2009 4dr Sedan 140-hp 1.8L I4 5-sp automatic FWD 31.37
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2009 2009 2dr Coupe 140-hp 1.8L I4 5-sp manual FWD 33.79
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2009 2009 2dr Coupe 140-hp 1.8L I4 5-sp automatic FWD 33.4
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2009 Honda Civic

2009 Honda Civic Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2010 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed automatic FWD
Very good. Get a true 36 mpg on interstate doing a sustained 75 mph. see full Honda Civic review
2010 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed manual FWD
I consistently get between 7 and 7.5L per 100 km which is about 32.5 MPG(US). I also own a Toyota Tundra, so the savings on fuel almost pay for the civic itself. see full Honda Civic review
2009 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Great economy. see full Honda Civic review
2009 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.3L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
It ranks just below the Prius for MPG. My son who bought a 2008 Civic Hybrid says he is getting better than rated MPG. I am trading in a 2005 Honda Accord Hybrid because the city MPG is not anywhere near what I was led to believe. see full Honda Civic review
2009 4dr Sedan 197-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
The Si still gets rather good fuel economy, even with a much beefier motor than the other models. see full Honda Civic review
2009 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed automatic FWD
Superb fuel economy. The Civic gets 1.5 liter mileage on the highway (40+ with AC in my experience) and excellent mileage in the city (30+ MPG). It does this without the anemic hybrid performance or the inconveniences of a diesel engine. see full Honda Civic review
2009 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.3L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
Getting around 40 MPG combined 60/40 Hwy/City; more if I go easy on the gas pedal. see full Honda Civic review
2009 4dr Sedan 197-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
17mpg if you use all OE specification fluids and drive short trips around town. I get 32mpg with Amsoil full synthetic with cruise control at 65mph. 24mpg for mixed (normal). It *requires* premium. The K20Z3 uses multi-port fuel injection (not DI) with a static compression ratio of 11.0:1. If you put lower grade fuel in, you'll not only have missed the point of the car - you'll also make the engine eat itself from the inside out. see full Honda Civic review
2008 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.3L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
Driving the speed limit in mixed city suburban driving it is a gaurenteed 43 mpg. The feel and drivability are special given the torque addition of the electric assist motor. The car experience encourages a more intelligent driver. see full Honda Civic review
2008 4dr Sedan 140-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed automatic FWD
pretty good highway mileage. see full Honda Civic review
 

2009 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.