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Honda 1200 Civic


type 4/5S SAL
doors 0

Engine information

Bore × stroke 70.00 mm × 76.00 mm 2.76 in × 2.99 in
Cylinders S-4
Displace 1.2 litre 1170 cc (71.398 cu in)
Engine type SOHC
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 8 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 8.30:1
Fuel system 1 Hi carb
Maximum power
0-50 mph
0-60 mph
0-100 mph
0-100 km/h
80 - 120 km/h
402 m (Quarter mile)
Standing km
Top speed
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio 76.1 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
bmep 988.1 kPa (143.3 psi)
Specific torque 78.63 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 0.92
Unitary capacity 292.5 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2197 mm
wheelbase 86.5 in
Length (milimeters) 3550 mm
Length (inches) 139.8 in
Width (milimeters) 1505 mm
Width (inches) 59.3 in
Height (milimeters) 1346 mm
Height (inches) 53 in
L:W ratio 1.62
Ground clearance (milimeters) 178 mm
Ground clearance (inches) 7 in
Kerb weight (kilograms) 657 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 1448 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres) 38.6 litre
Fuel capacity (UK Ga) 8.5 UK Gal
Fuel capacity (US Gal) 10.2 US Gal


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Transverse
Drive FWD
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 4M
Top gear ratio 0.84
Final drive ratio 4.93

General information

RAC rating 12.2
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1974 Honda 1200 Civic PDF Manual
1200 Civic picture
Designer unknown
Year 1974

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