2016 Honda Civic Coupe vs. Scion tC
The 2016 Honda Civic Coupe and the Scion tC are turning heads all over Miami, Doral, and Hialeah. And with their sporty exterior designs, it’s easy to see why. But looks aren’t everything, especially for car buyers.
To choose between these two vehicles, you need to consider everything from performance to safety. So to help you make your car buying decision, Braman Honda in Miami is here with this 2016 Honda Civic Coupe vs. Scion tC comparison.
Comparing Performance and Efficiency
Performance for the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe has been updated for its latest model year. It offers a brand-new 1.5-liter I-4 turbocharged engine that produces 174 horsepower. On top of that, it comes with an available continuously variable transmission that helps the car achieve an EPA-estimated 31 city mpg and an EPA-estimated 41 highway mpg.1
The 2016 Civic Coupe also comes with a standard 2.0-liter I-4 engine. Like its available option, it gets great fuel economy. It also generates up to 158 horsepower.
The Scion tC only comes with one engine option: a 2.5-literengine. With this you’ll get great power but at a cost. It sacrifices efficiency for performance, so the Scion tC only gets up to an EPA-estimated 23 city mpg and 31 highway mpg.
Honda Civic Coupe vs. Scion tC Infotainment
This year’s Honda Civic Coupe not only features a new look and a new performance, but it comes with an upgraded HondaLink® system. This features SiriusXM® Satellite Radio as well as Pandora® internet radio compatibility. Plus it now includes Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™. These integrate your smartphone’s technology into the infotainment system so you can easily make calls, send texts, and use some of your favorite apps while you’re behind the wheel.
The Scion tC comes with a Pioneer® 7-inch touchscreen display audio system. While this includes a USB port with iPod® connectivity to link your mobile device to the system, it doesn’t include advanced smartphone integration systems like the Honda Civic Coupe has. On top of that, the Scion tC doesn’t include SiriusXM® or Pandora® compatibility.
Advanced Safety and Security
The Scion tC does, however, excel in safety. With Smart Stop Technology, Brake Assist, and four other active safety features, you can trust that you’ll be protected.
The 2016 Honda Civic Coupe also includes numerous active safety features for your protection. And for added peace of mind, it offers many other available safety technologies in its Honda Sensing™ system. These include Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Warning, and the Collision Mitigation Braking System™. Plus Adaptive Cruise Control and a blind spot monitoring system are available.
Honda Civic Coupe or Scion tC?
Don’t let their similar sporty exteriors fool you, the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe and the Scion tC are more different than you think. And when we compare both vehicles’ internal features and performances, you’ll see that the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe offers more for you to enjoy.
Want to better enjoy cruising through Miami, Doral, and Hialeah? Then check out the Honda Civic Coupe at Braman Honda in Miami and schedule your test drive today!
1. 26 city/38 highway/31 combined mpg rating for LX model with 6-speed manual transmission. 30 city/41 highway/34 combined mpg rating for LX & LX-P CVT models. 31 city/41 highway/35 combined mpg rating for EX-T, EX-L and Touring CVT models. Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.