Buick Verano vs Honda Civic - The Value Differences Make
Now, before we start lets identify the elephant in this post. Yes, we do sell Buick's and not Honda's. However, living true to our promise to Winnipeg about supplying you with a clear and transparent sales process the following comparison is a fair representation of both the 2016 Buick Verano and the 2016 Honda Civic.
With that out of the way, lets compare these two very impressive sedans side by side, but lets start this off with some little known facts. For example, did you know that Buick is the dominant brand in China? They're the clear dominating vehicle brand where the Verano's closest competition lives.
Then with safety there's no comparison. Buick is the only vehicle brad with 5 star overall safety score for safety. You can read what this means here.
And taking the myth that the Honda Civic has the best vehicle value than any other brand, the Buick Verano just won the Kelly Blue Book 5-Year Cost To Own Award 3 years running. Not to mention the Consumer Buy Best Buy Award.
So we've covered the Buick Verano's popularity compared to the Honda Civic, safety, cost to own and best buy. Now lets look at the entire package and see what you actually get when you purchase either one of these vehicles.
|Options||2016 Buick Verano Sport||2016 Honda Civic EX|
|Horsepower||180 @ 6700||158 @ 6500|
|Infotainment||7" Touch Screen With IntelliLink||7" Colour Display with HondaLink|
|Rear Seat||60/40 Split-Folding||Full Folding|
|Airbags||10 Standard||6 Standard|
|Leather Steering Wheel||Standard||N/A|
|Width w/o Mirrors||71.4"||73.9"|
|Front Head Room||38.3"||37.5"|
|Basic Warranty||Basic: 4 Years / 80,000 km||Basic: 3 Years / 60,000 kim|
|Drivetrain Warranty||6 Years / 110,000 km||5 Years / 100,000 km|
|Rust-Through Warranty||6 Years / Unlimited km||N/A|
|Roadside Assistance||6 Years / 110,000km||3 Years / Unlimited km|
|Standard Rim Size||17"||15"|
|Starting Amps||512 @ 0 Celsius||410 @ 0 Celsius|
Now we don't want to brag, but there's a clear winner here. Yes, the Honda Civic is a good vehicle, but the Buick Verano is without question edges them out in style, technology, room, power, torque and warranty. And on the date that this blog was published, GM also has the better rates offer 0% financing for 72 months or 0% leasing up to 48 months. So though the Civic might edge out the Verano on MSRP by just under $2,000, at 0% financing or lease the Buick Verano is cheaper monthly than the Honda Civic.
But don't take our word for it. We invite you to take a test drive in a new Buick Verano today and see for yourself why the smarter choice is the Buick Verano.