Blog: Glenn BrooksThe Civic's mysterious aero wings: Honda replies

Glenn Brooks | 15 September 2011

How to pick a Civic diesel from a petrol

How to pick a Civic diesel from a petrol

Here's the word from Steve Kirk, PR Communications Manager for Honda UK on what those plastic add-ons attached to the rear panels of the new Civic diesel are for:

"The 'rear side spoilers' have a fairly big aerodynamic effect, affecting how the air travels off and over the rear of the body. They contribute to a reduction in CO2 of 1g/km. They are used on the diesel car to bring the CO2 down to 110g/km, which slots the model into a lower sector for taxation."


BLOG

Colossal China powers on

I'm starting to get a small idea of the scale of things here in China, but really, I'm only scratching the surface of this vast country....

BLOG

China Hot Pot

Given the startling complexity of obtaining a journalist visa for China - the code 'J2' is now indelibly stamped on my mind - it was with some surprise how swiftly I managed to sail through airport im...



Forgot your password?