LOS ANGELES -- Honda took the rear doors off its tenth-generation Civic for the Los Angeles auto show, unveiling the coupe version of this completely re-engineered car.

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The front of the Civic Coupe remains exactly the same as the Civic sedan, even down to the drivetrain offerings.

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As with the sedan, LED headlights can be had at high trim levels. Two engines are available: a two-liter four cylinder and a more powerful turbocharged 1.5-liter four cylinder.

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For the Civic Coupe, Honda lowered the roofline by an inch and shortened the rear overhang, resulting in a car 5.5-inches shorter than the sedan in overall length.

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Taking out the rear doors allowed for a raked roofline and large rear fenders.

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The taillights get a unique look compared to those of the sedan.

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A spoiler sits at the rear, behind the stylish side graphic.

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All the technology available in the sedan, including a navigation head unit that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto along with driver-assist features, can be had in the Civic Coupe.

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