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2020 Honda Civic Type R facelifted with hardware changes

Having updated the regular Civic line-up, it’s now the Honda Civic Type R’s turn. Bowing in at the 2020 Tokyo Auto Salon, the Japanese hot hatch gets the customary front and back makeover to freshen it up for another few years. At the front, there’s a subtly tweaked front bumper …

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Honda Civic Type R claims new lap record at Spa

Honda set out to produce a world-beater with the current Civic Type R and the company is clearly keen to tote just how good it is, with the hot hatch adding another trophy to the cabinet after smashing the lap record for a front-wheel drive production car at Spa-Francorchamps in …

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Honda Civic Type R Tourer, anyone?

Want a Honda Civic Type R but need a big boot to haul the family treasures? Too bad. You can’t have one. But isn’t the Type R on this page a wagon? I hear you ask. Yes, but it’s not for sale. You see, the crew at Synchro Motorsport, who …

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Honda shows “The Other Side” of the Civic Type R

Honda has launched a new interactive online film, bringing to life the brand’s ‘other side’ ahead of the hotly-anticipated launch of the new Civic Type R in 2015. Honda is renowned for its reputation of engineering excellence, technology and reliability. But it’s the brand’s ‘other side’, born from a racing …

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Honda Civic Type R concept packs over 208kW

This is the car Honda fans across the world have been waiting for – the Honda Civic Type R packing over 208kW from a force-fed 2.0-litre inline four-cylinder engine, and it can’t get to showrooms quick enough. With the brand’s current drab offering, the Type R will inject much needed …

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2015 Civic Type-R unveiled in near production guise

Honda has unveiled a near production ready 2015 Civic Type-R wearing a matte black exterior finish. The car will be the first model to be powered by Honda’s all-new VTEC turbo engine displacing 2.0-litre and producing 209kW (280 hp). Honda intends to beat the current record of the fastest lap …

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Honda Civic Type-R confirmed for 2015

Honda has confirmed that a new Civic Type-R is in the works and will hit showrooms sometime in 2015. Speaking to AutoExpress in the UK, Honda CEO, Takanobu Ito, said Honda’s latest hot-hatch will be developed specifically for Europe and will include several developments garnered from Honda’s experience in the …

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2013 Honda Civic Type R rumoured to be turbo powered

The next Honda Civic Type R is rumoured to feature a turbocharged engine. If true, it will be Honda’s first ever turbo road car. Set to be developed by the company’s renowned tuning partner, Mugen, the new Civic Type R will ditch its high-revving 2.0-litre naturally aspirated engine for a …

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