Residents in California purchasing a new Honda Civic Natural Gas unit are eligible for an immediate $1,000 purchase credit from the California Energy Commission. Customers will receive the credit immediately from certified Honda Civic Natural Gas dealers at the time of purchase.
Civic Natural Gas vehicle customers in the state are also eligible for single-occupant access to High Occupancy Vehicle "carpool" and High Occupancy Toll (HOT) lanes. The state currently boasts of a strong natural gas fueling network with more than 150 stations in operations.
The CNG-powered passenger car boasts of a combined EPA fuel economy rating of 31 mpge and a fuel cost savings of up to 40 percent – which means its drivers don’t have to worry much about shelling out more money at the pump.
The Honda Civic Natural Gas can be refueled with 100-percent U.S.-sourced natural gas in just a matter of minutes. The Civic Natural Gas boasts of an interior that includes premium seating materials and door panel trim, new Display Audio with 7-inch touchscreen.
The Civic Natural Gas Leather Navi model features additional premium specs like leather seats, heated front seats, heated side mirrors and a six-speaker audio system. The carmaker builds the Civic Natural Gas at Honda Manufacturing of Indiana in Greensburg, Indiana.
To avail of the $1,000 purchase credit, retail and fleet customers must purchase their units from a certified Honda Civic Natural Gas dealer while California Energy Commission purchase credits are still available.
The California Energy Commission has only allotted 1,600 purchase credits for the Honda Civic Natural Gas. The offer will last until April 22, 2015 or until all purchase credits have been distributed, whichever occurs first.