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2022 Honda Civic Hatch unveiled – hybrid model to return

Honda has released the first images of the all-new Civic five-door hatchback, the 11th-generation of the brand’s long-running small car. With a coupe-like profile inspired by European sportbacks, the all-new Civic hatch builds upon the fresh and distinctive exterior design direction seen on the 11th-generation Civic sedan, with unique styling …

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Honda marks arrival of Civic Type R Limited Edition with TCR tribute

Honda Australia has celebrated the local arrival of the highly-exclusive Civic Type R Limited Edition with a tribute livery on the Civic Type R TCR race car driven by TCR Australia racing driver Tony D’Alberto. The usual ‘Racing Blue’ colour scheme that has adorned D’Alberto’s #50 Honda Civic Type R …

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2022 Honda Civic Sedan unveiled – not for Australia

Honda has taken the wraps off its new 2022 Honda Civic Sedan in the US. Set to go on sale in America by September 2021, the 11th-generation Civic sedan will however be a no show in Australia, with Honda’s local arm focusing instead on the stronger-selling hatchback, which is due …

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2022 Honda HR-V turns into hybrid-power coupe SUV

Meet the new 2022 Honda HR-V, now a hybrid powered, coupe-style SUV. Unveiled by the Japanese carmaker today, the new-generation HR-V will be available with a hybrid for the first time, which indeed, will be the sole powertrain option available to buyers in Europe. Australian details are yet to be …

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2021 Honda Accord Turbo Petrol and Hybrid Review

The fifth generation Honda Accord from the mid-90s has always been my favourite Accord. To me, the 1995 CD5 Accord represents the high time in the nameplate’s rich 40-year history. With its clean, elegant yet sporty design, it looked superb during its time, and it still looks good today. I …

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Updated Honda Civic Type R: What’s new for 2020?

One of the best hot hatches in the market – and our favourite – has just gone better. The updated FK8 Honda Civic Type R brings a host of changes and improvements to the Type R’s winning formula, including upgrades to ride and handling, braking performance and engine cooling, freshened …

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2020 Honda Civic RS Hatch Review

It seems that almost everyone has taken a leaf out of the European car manufacturers’ playbook lately, introducing sports lines that bear an uncanny resemblance to their more expensive and potent siblings, but sans the full-fat power and drivetrain. Hyundai has found great success in its i30 N-Line and Honda …

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2022 Honda Civic prototype previews upcoming eleventh-gen model

The all-new eleventh-generation Honda Civic has taken shape, albeit in concept form. Revealed today via live streaming on Twitch, the new Civic debuts a striking new colour called Solar Flare Pearl and showcases a fresh, sporty and upmarket new look. While the new Civic is a prototype for now, Honda …

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Honda mulling ZSX compact midship to compliment NSX?

Are we about to see a resurgence of Japanese sports car? Earlier this week it’s been reported that Toyota could seek Lotus’ help with reviving the iconic MR2 mid-engined sports coupe. Last week, Subaru released a teaser of the all-new BRZ, confirming the rear-drive coupe gets to live on for …

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Honda Civic Type R hybrid could be a 400hp scorcher

Honda is back on the road testing a Civic Type R prototype. Fully camouflaged, the prototype was seen making rounds on public roads around the infamous Nurburgring circuit, perhaps in preparation for an upcoming track assault. With the current Civic Type R having been recently updated, it’s unlikely Honda is …

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2020 Honda Civic Type R pricing & specification

Honda Australia has announced the pricing and specification for its updated 2020 Honda Civic Type R ahead of its local showroom debut on October 1. Focusing firmly on performance the MY2020 model brings a number of changes and improvements to the Type R, including upgrades to its ride and handling, …

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Honda Civic Type R Limited Edition sets new record at Suzuka

The Honda Civic Type R has added yet another circuit lap record under its belt, with the hot hatch claiming the fastest ever lap time for a front-wheel drive production car at the Suzuka Circuit in Japan. Lapping the iconic circuit in 2 minutes and 23.993 seconds, the Civic Type …

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Will the next-generation Honda HR-V look this good?

The current-generation Honda HR-V has been around since 2014, which means a new model is due. With not a prototype in sight, or a teaser released, the next-gen HR-V seems a while away. But that did not stop creatives minds from envisioning what the new HR-V might look like. Here’s …

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Honda unleashes lightweight Civic Type R Limited Edition

Honda is set to unleash the most hardcore version of the Civic Type R in the form of a Limited Edition. Built as the purest expression of Type R to date, the Type R Limited Edition features new lightweight components, sharpened driving dynamics and bespoke styling. Developed with track performance …

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