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    dynamic stablility control for the HCH??


    Does the HCH offer vehicle stability control aka dynamic traction stability control? What does HCH call this feature?

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    Honda offers stability

    Honda offers stability control for the HCH-2, but only in units sold in Japan and Europe. North Americans are not that lucky to get the feature. Sorry.

    Cheers;

    MSantos

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    Maybe on the 09's

    Maybe on the 09's

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    I saw this tonight on

    I saw this tonight on www.8thcivic.com. Hybrid is getting Honda's Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) --

    From the Temple of VTEC website....Temple of VTEC Link for 2009 Civic and the rest of the Honda family

    2009 Honda Civic
    Available with a diverse lineup of powertrains, the Civic embraces traditional gasoline, hybrid, and natural gas technologies like no other vehicle in the world. For 2009, all Civic models receive freshened exterior styling with enhancements inside and out that include new colors and the introduction of available tech-friendly features like Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® and a USB Audio Interface (available, Civic EX and above). An exclusively-equipped Civic LX-S includes alloy wheels, black sport cloth-trimmed seating surfaces, rear decklid spoiler and a chrome exhaust finisher. The Civic DX Sedan becomes available in a Value Package (VP) that adds A/C and an audio system. Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) is added to the Civic EX-L and the Civic Hybrid, plus the Civic Hybrid gains the availability of leather-trimmed seating surfaces with heated front seats and heated side mirrors. New features include:

    Civic (all)
    Freshened exterior styling with new front bumper cover and grille design, and new headlight and taillight color combinations (clear turn indicator lenses with amber bulbs)

    Bluetooth HandsFreeLink added to Navigation-equipped models

    USB Audio Interface added to Civic EX, EX-L, Hybrid and Si

    New alloy wheel designs for Civic EX, Civic EX-L and Civic Si

    New cloth materials and patterns on seats, door linings and armrests (if equipped), DX carries over from MY08

    New colors: Urban Titanium Metallic, Redline Orange Pearl (Si only), Crystal Black Pearl, Polished Metal Metallic, Spectrum White Pearl (Hybrid only), and Dyno Blue Pearl (Si only)

    Carryover colors: Taffeta White, Alabaster Silver Metallic, Green Tea Metallic, Atomic Blue Metallic, Tango Red Pearl, Rallye Red

    Discontinued colors: Borrego Beige Metallic, Galaxy Gray Metallic, Nighthawk Black Pearl, Fiji Blue Pearl (Si only), Habanero Red Pearl (Si only), Taffeta White (Hybrid only), Opal Silver Blue Metallic (Hybrid only)

    On sale: August 19 (Sedan, Hybrid), August 27 (GX), August 29 (Coupe), September 10 (Si Coupe), September 19 (Si Sedan)

    Civic Sedan
    Two new editions: Civic DX VP and Civic LX-S

    VSA added to Civic EX-L

    Sporty 3-spoke steering wheel (from Civic Coupe) added to all models

    Rear chrome license plate trim

    Civic Hybrid
    VSA

    Available leather-trimmed interior (includes heated front seats, leather-wrapped steering wheel and heated side mirrors)

    Civic Si
    Fog lights

    New alloy wheel design

    Civic GX
    New NGV logo (rear doors)

    Civic LX-S Sedan NEW (Adds to Civic LX Sedan features)
    16-inch alloy wheels

    Sport seats with synthetic suede bolsters (similar fabric to Civic Si, but with silver stitching)

    Leather-wrapped steering wheel

    Rear deck lid spoiler

    Chrome exhaust finisher

    Civic DX Sedan Value Package (VP) NEW
    (Adds to Civic DX Sedan features)
    A/C

    AM/FM/CD audio system

    Auxiliary input jack

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