Sometimes a car company can make a mistake when launching a new product that resonates across the entire automotive industry. Such was the case with the 2012 Honda Civic, a redesign of the extremely popular compact sedan and coupe that simply missed the boat when it came to features, styling, and market position. Honda's misjudgment of what small car buyers were looking for, combined with supply issues stemming from the terrible Japanese earthquake, as well as economic questions surrounding the recent economic crisis, all took their toll on the Civic. This lead the brand to hastily pull together and re-engineer the vehicle for the following model year.
Let's take a look at 10 things you need to know about the 2013 Honda Civic.