Honda Domani

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Honda Domani (first generation)
1992 Honda Domani
Also calledHonda Civic Ferio
Isuzu Gemini
Production1992 - 1997
Car body style4-door Sedan (car)
5-door hatchback sedan
Automobile layoutFF layout/AWD
Internal combustion engine1.5 L D15B SOHC Straight-4
1.6 L ZC-4 SOHC Straight-4
1.8 L DOHC B18B Straight-4
Transmission (mechanics)4 speed Automatic transmission
5 speed Manual transmission
Wheelbase2,620 mm (103.1 in)
Length4,415 mm (173.8 in)
Width1,695 mm (66.7 in))
Height1,410 mm (55.5 in)
Curb weight1,140 kg (2,500 lb)
RelatedHonda Civic, Rover 400

The Honda Domani (Japanese language: Ja:ホンダ・ドマーニ) is a car made by Honda and marketed in east Asia, including Japan. It was introduced in November 1992, replacing the Concerto in Honda's lineup.

"Domani" is Italian for "tomorrow".

It is heavily based on the early 1990s version of the Honda Civic (chassis code EG) and production ended in September 2004.

The Domani saloon had 1.5 and 1.8 engines at first (from 1992 to 1993), then a 1.6i petrol engine from 1993 onwards. Trim levels were DX, LX and EX.

On the domestic market the car was offered as a 4-door Sedan (car). In Europe, 5-door Hatchback and Wagon variants were available. They were sold as part of the Honda Civic range alongside the existing Civics from 1995 to 2001.

The Honda Domani has a very close relative in the Rover 45 (previously the Rover 400), with which it shared virtually all its main components. The Rover 45 is also available as a performance variant, called the MG ZS. The Rover/MG variant was still produced until Rover went into Administration (insolvency) in 2005. In Japan, the Domani was also rebadged as the Isuzu Gemini.

An Acura version of the Domani was also built in Canada for the Canadian market, called the Acura 1.6 EL. This car was also exported back to Japan and Taiwan, but with the Domani badging. They are the same car in the way that the Acura RL is the Honda Legend outside of North America.

Honda Domani (second generation)
1997 Honda Domani
Also calledHonda Civic Ferio
Isuzu Gemini
Honda Integra SJ
Acura EL
Production1997 - 2000
SuccessorHonda Fit Aria
Car body style4-door Sedan (car)
5-door hatchback sedan
Automobile layoutFF layout/AWD
Internal combustion engine1.5 L D15B SOHC Straight-4
1.6 L SOHC D16A Straight-4
Transmission (mechanics)4 speed Automatic transmission
5 speed Manual transmission
Wheelbase2,620 mm (103.1 in)
Length4,415 mm (173.8 in)
Width1,695 mm (66.7 in))
Height1,405 mm (55.3 in)
Curb weight1,160 kg (2,600 lb)
RelatedHonda Civic

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