The 1999 Honda Civic gets new front and rear styling as well as an improved instrument panel. The DX trim gets a rear wiper and washer, a cargo cover and a low-fuel warning light. A hot-rod Si model is introduced midyear with a 160-hp VTEC engine.

Pro

Roomier than many cars in this class, the 1999 Honda Civic sedan has agreeable levels of comfort in any trim level.

Con

Antilock brakes should be available on more than one trim level.