A five-speed manual transmission was standard. The extra-cost automatic was a conventional four-speed unit, except for the HX coupe, which again offered Hondas continuously variable transmission (CVT), with a belt-and-pulley system providing an infinite number of gears.
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58 Reviews from Epinions.com
Jan 14, 2005
Great Little Car
Pros: Quick little car with good pep (and mileage), good storage capacity in trunk, compact car
Cons: No clock, little space in back for passengers.
I recommend this car to anyone. It is a good small car with enough zip to get by, good mileage, and just enough creature comforts. Read More at Epinions.com
Nov 16, 2003
60000 Update - 2001 Honda Civic LX
Pros: Excellent gasmileage, reliable, fairly roomy, inexpensive
Cons: Seating slightly uncomfortable on long drives, replacing speakers takes appart half of the car
Bottom line is that the car is more than worth spending the money. It's an excellent commuter. Read More at Epinions.com
Apr 23, 2006
2001 Honda Civic Helps Save Money During High Gas Prices Season
Pros: great gas mileage; reliable
Cons: Frozen ignition lock, complete shut down, cracked exhaust manifold, rekeying ignition key
No matter what, Honda Civic is a good car to own. Nobody can go wrong with a good package. Read More at Epinions.com
Oct 15, 2001
My wife thinks I look cool in it!
Pros: Great pickup for a 4-cylinder, love the features!
Cons: You can't clean the rear window between the center brake light and the glass.
I am extremely happy with my Civic! Read More at Epinions.com
Apr 27, 2001
The New Civic-All That You Can't Leave Behind
Pros: Refined, high-tech, fun, and comfortable.
Cons: Mine didn't come with floor mats, and it has a beige rug. Doh!
Buy one, absolutely. This car is comfortable, fun to drive, and if Honda's reputation means anything, it will last for hundreds of thousands of miles. Read More at Epinions.com
May 4, 2008
Trouble free at 116,000 miles
Pros: Unquestioned reliability, fuel economy, cheap maintenance
Cons: No ABS, brakes could be better
Any 2001 Honda Civic, if maintained will provide many years and miles of trouble-free driving. Recommended! Read More at Epinions.com
Sep 7, 2003
A Great Little Car!
Pros: Inexpensive and Reliable
Cons: No fun standard features but at approximately $14,000.00 who cares?
Again, this car is for people who merely have good, reliable transportation in mind. Read More at Epinions.com
Jul 5, 2006
2001 HONDA CIVIC DX: NOTHING LIKE EM'
Pros: SUPER gas mileage/Great price/Excellent original tires/Never in shop/Engine solid/Has some get up and go
Cons: Considerable road noise very loud/I wish it was 4 door since I have a family.
Oh yeah, definitely get this car if your looking to have a super economical car that you will drive the wheels off of it after many years. Read More at Epinions.com
Nov 28, 2007
Great little car! Perfect for new drivers.
Pros: gas mileage, reliability, steady resale value, sporty handling
Cons: road noise, rattling sounds, no ABS, repair costs
Great buy for a new driver/ college student. Read More at Epinions.com
Mar 12, 2004
Still Lovin' My Civ at 63,000 Miles
Pros: Just about everything, but especially gas mileage and dependability
Cons: Weaker engine, some minor design flaws
This car rocks out, taking whatever you throw at it. Definitely worth a look. Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 10, 2001
It's okay - cheat on your car, test drive a Honda!
Pros: Gas milage is amazing, car drives amazing, great pick up, great car!
Cons: some minimal problems
Honda Civics are inexpensive and last a very long time. Just change the damn sound system. Read More at Epinions.com