My first Car
My first car was a 1977 Honda CiviC. One Saturday morning, my brother called me, that his neighbours car came up for sale. It was a 15 year old Honda Civic with three month apk. The same day I went to Amsterdam to have a look at it and made a test drive. It drove well, there was a lot of rust on one fender and that was it. Of course, there is not much to tell about a Honda Civic, but I liked the indicators on the front bumper, the fake wood on the dash and the louvres on the hood. The latter being very functional. The car needed…
Honda Civic 1977
Purchased March 3rd, 1992. Sold April 29, 1992. L4 petrol engine (Honda EB2). Displacement 1170cc with a single barrel carburator. Valve train SOHC 8 valve. Max power 54 bhp @ 5500 rpm. Max torque 79 Nm @ 3000 rpm. Four speed manual transmission. Front wheel drive. Weight 680 kg. Standard equipment was in the 70’s sort of basic Front disc brakes. Heater with a two speed fan. Radial tyres. Reclining front seats. Seat belts for the front seats. One option was installed. AM-FM mono radio with one speaker.