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Honda Civic Type R MK5 (FK8)

Owner: Ben Almacen Car: Honda Civic Type R MK5 (FK8) Instagram: @fbsneb1 City: California Country: USAModification List@raysmsc : CE28 club racer II black edition @volkwheels : dura-nut L42 @prlmotorsports : intercooler and intake @varis_japan : rear fender trim @vortexracing : type 2 1600mm wing @mugen1074 : window visors @gieworkz : ceramics coating @mxp_performance : prototype exhaust @espelirsuspensionusa : prototype lowering springs @artworkbodyshop : front splitter @honda : oem carbon fiber interior dash panels and ...

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Honda unveils the Civic Type R TC racecar

Honda unveiled a new racecar based on their flagship hot hatch - the Civic Type R (FK8). The Honda Civic Type R TC was engineered by Honda Performance Development for SRO TC Americas and amateur Touring Car competition, joining the Civic Si TCA and Type R TCR in Honda's customer racing portfolio.The car is not street-legal and can only be used inside the racetrack. Honda Performance Development (HPD) provides its racing customers with trackside factory ...

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Tuned Honda Civic Type R prototypes for rallying and for the track

Honda UK commissioned two engineering teams to build their tuned versions of the Honda Civic Type R (FK8) for the 2019 SMMT Test Day held at Millbrook Proving Ground in Bedfordshire, UK. The prototypes are not destined for production  however both teams said they would "create one-off versions for discerning customers".  We start with the Droitwich-based Team Dynamics Motorsport which is involved in BTCC racing. For this event they built a road-legal tuned version of ...

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Honda Civic Type R sets new record at Mount Panorama Bathurst

After completing the Type R Challenge 2018 in Europe, Honda Civic Type R (FK8) headed to Australia with Jenson Button behind the wheel, setting a new front wheel drive record at Mount Panorama Bathurst with a lap time of 2 minutes and 35.207 seconds.Formula One World Champion and current NSX Super GT driver, Jenson Button is no stranger to Mount Panorama Bathurst as in 2011 he set the all time record in his F1 car with 1 minute ...

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