Honda Civic Type R Limited Edition sets new lap record at Suzuka

The lighter and more track-focused Honda Civic Type R Limited Edition, just broke the FWD record at Suzuka Circuit with a 2' 23 " 993 lap time. This is approximately a whole 1.5" faster than the previews record (2’25’’454) held by the Renault Megane IV RS Trophy-R since November 2019.The 5.8 km Suzuka Circuit is renowned for its high-speed chicanes and challenging corners, with a distinctive ‘figure eight’ layout that includes a long 1.2 km ...

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Honda will return to the Nürburgring with the Civic Type R Limited Edition

As we all suspected after the launch of the lighter and more track-focused Civic Type R Limited Edition, Honda is planning to return to the Nürburgring Nordschleife for a timed lap!Ko Yamamoto, Honda's technical consultant, told CNET: "We will return to the Nürburgring and we will do a timed lap, but not with the purpose to break the record". As he said, their goal is to "verify and confirm the improvement level of ...

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Honda expands the Civic Type R range with the addition of Limited Edition and Sport line variants

After unveiling the refreshed Civic Type R GT for 2020, Honda is expanding its hot hatch line-up with the addition of two new variants - the track-focused Limited Edition and the more discreet Sport Line. Both versions retain the redesigned bumpers, new grille and full-LED headlights of the facelifted Civic Type R GT, together with the mechanical updates.Starting with the Civic Type R Limited Edition, Honda describes it as "the purest expression ...

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