The base LX trim paired with optional CVT is as good as it gets under the given price range. It has all the elements that you would need from a daily driver. On top of that, the engine is frugal in nature. It is unbeatable value for money.
2018 Honda Civic Hatchback Prices
EX-L w/Navigation and Honda Sensing 4dr Hatchback (1.5L 4cyl Turbo CVT)