Honda Civic insurance rates

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Average Honda Civic insurance rates

The average comprehensive insurance policy for a Honda Civic is $112 a month, or $1,188 a year. Your actual cost could be higher or lower depending on your driving record, the number of kilometres you drive in a year and other factors. To determine our estimated cost, we aggregated quotes from 5 insurance companies using this profile:

  • 2017 Honda Civic
  • More than 30,000 kilometres driven yearly
  • No accidents in the past five years
  • Driver located in Sydney
  • Car parked in garage at night
  • Black vehicle

About the Honda Civic

Honda Civic Insurance FinderThe Honda Civic has been around since 1972. It is known for its overall low cost, safety features and fuel efficiency. The 2017 Honda Civic sets the standard for being one of the best compact cars in its class, and it helped Honda Australia achieve a 14% sales increase over 2016.

Insurance companies determine the insurance cost for a Honda Civic based on safety ratings, theft rates, replacement costs and overall damage susceptibility. Insurance rates can change based on a driver's history and location. Honda shoppers should grab quotes from several insurance companies to find the lowest premium possible before they commit. Honda Civic shoppers should also do their research and see if they qualify for insurance discounts with each insurance company.


Compare insurance providers that cover the Honda Civic

Name Product Roadside Assistance Accidental Damage Storm Choice of Repairer Agreed or Market Value
Budget Direct Comprehensive
Optional
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Awarded the 2019 Finder Award for the Best Value Car Insurance, this policy offers solid coverage at a low cost. Budget Direct’s claims service has received a 4.2/5 based on nearly 5,000 customer reviews.

Who it might be good for: People who want a comprehensive policy without breaking the bank.
Bingle Comprehensive
Market
Finder's summary: Bingle consistently come up as one of the cheaper insurers out there. They only cover the basics, so you don't get to choose your own repairer, you're not covered for personal items in the car and you won't get a hire car if your car is stolen. But this keeps their premiums low.

Who it might be good for: Someone who wants a low cost option that covers them for the basics.
Qantas Comprehensive
Optional
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: You'll be able to pick and choose how comprehensive you want your cover to be thanks to optional extras like roadside assistance, choice of your own repairer, and the option of agreed or market value. Plus, you'll earn Qantas Points when you join and get access to the Qantas Wellness App.

Who it might be good for: People who love collecting frequent flyer points.
Poncho Comprehensive
Agreed
Finder's summary: Poncho works like a monthly subscription - you pay monthly and can cancel and leave at anytime. You can also list multiple cars and drivers under one policy, making it ideal for families and groups living together under one household.

Who it might be good for: People who only need cover for a short period of time.
Youi Comprehensive
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Youi Comprehensive Car Insurance is one of the few providers to include roadside assistance in their policy. You'll also get access to YouiRewards which gives you discounts on furniture, parking and more. Youi also have a live chat feature on their site to talk through any questions.

Who it might be good for: People over 25 who want comprehensive cover with a focus on customer service.
Coles Comprehensive
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Coles have two-tiers of comprehensive car insurance to choose from. You'll earn double flybuys points at Coles supermarkets and you can get $10 off your Coles grocery bill every time you redeem 2,000 Flybuys points. If you're over 30, you can get roadside assistance free for a year.

Who it might be good for: Coles customers and Flybuys collectors.
Virgin Comprehensive
Optional
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Finalists for the 2019 Finder Awards for Best Value Car Insurance, Virgin Comprehensive provides a good level of cover for a decent price. You'll get 15% off on your first year’s premium when you buy online and get access to their hail hero service.

Who it might be good for: People who want a comprehensive policy that's affordable.
Real Comprehensive
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Real Comprehensive Car Insurance provides similar coverage to other insurers for the important stuff like looking after your car if it's stolen or you crash. They're also one of the few insurers who offer a Pay As You Drive policy, so you might be able to save big if you don't drive much.

Who it might be good for: Those that don't drive much can take advantage of their Pay As You Drive policy.
Kogan Comprehensive
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Kogan comes with all the perks that most comprehensive car insurance policies include but you'll also be entitled to some benefits on their online store. This usually comes in the form of a gift voucher or discount if you buy online. Plus, Kogan offer a pay as you drive option, which could be good if you're not on the road that much.

Who it might be good for: Kogan shoppers and those that don't drive much.
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Random Honda Facts

  • Honda was founded in 1946 and became the world's largest motorcycle manufacturer by 1964.
  • Honda's original lineup of cars didn't sell well, and the company considered getting out of the automobile business. However, the launch of the Honda Civic in 1972 was so successful, it turned Honda's automobile fortunes around.
  • Before starting Honda, founder Soichiro Honda originally had a business selling piston rings to Toyota.
  • Honda's vision is to cut collisions in half by the time their 2020 models are released.

How does the Honda Civic compare?

Various 2017 non-racing Honda models can range in price from $14,990 to $57,990. The 2017 Honda Civic sits at the upper end of that range, with a base price of $20,990 and going all the way up to $57,990. With the average insurance rate at $1,187 per year, the annual insurance cost–to–base car price ratio is 5.6%.


How safe is the Honda Civic?

The Honda Civic was awarded a 5-Star overall safety rating from the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP). It achieved a score of 14.93 out of 16 for the side impact crash test and a 14.75 out of 16 on the frontal impact crash test.

The current generation of Honda Civic comes equipped with anti-lock brakes, electronic brake distribution and electronic stability control.

How reliable is the Honda Civic?

According to the J.D. Power Predicted Reliability rating, the latest Honda Civic model was rated above average.

The 2017 Honda Civic has a five-year unlimited KM warranty and six-year protection against rust perforation.

A 2016 parking brake recall affected more than 350,000 Honda Civics worldwide, including in Australia. The electric parking brake might not operate if it is used immediately after the ignition is turned off.


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