A life-size Honda Civic Type R built from LEGO

Honda Australia launched a very special Honda Civic Type R (FK8) entirely built by LEGO bricks for the ‘LEGO Masters’ show airing on Channel Nine from 28th April.A team of 9 people worked for over 1,300 hours in order to assemple more than 320,000 LEGO bricks by hand, replicating the body lines of the japanese hot hatch. A steel frame was used to support the structure of LEGO bricks, all glued together, ...

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Honda Civic Type R joins the NSW Police Force

The Police Force in New South Whales, Australia has a new member in their fleet - the Honda Civic Type R (FK8) - as part of a 12 month sponsored partnership with Honda Australia.The Civic Type R (FK8) donated by Honda Australia is wrapped in a special livery with white, blue and red graphics, enhancing its road presence. The car will be used by the NSW Police Force Eyewatch program at schools and ...

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Honda Civic Type-R in golden wrap for the company’s 50th anniversary in Australia

Honda is celebrating their 50 years in Australia by creating a range of one-off products dressed in golden wrap - with the mighty Honda Civic Type R (FK8) among them.We didn't expect to say that but the Japanese hot hatch looks cool with the shiny golden colour contrasting the black finish on the wheels, roof, grille, intakes and rear wing.Besides the  Honda Civic Type R (FK8) , there is an NSX, a CBR1000RR ...

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Honda Civic Type R prototypes by Mugen

Mugen is launching two sets of visual upgrade packages for the Honda Civic Type R (FK8) at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show, for the few people who find the stock model not aggressive enough.The first and most extreme looking car is the Honda Civic Type R Mugen RC20GT, which is the pre-production version of last year's concept car. Dubbed by Mugen as "the ultimate Type R", it comes with a heavily redesigned ...

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Honda Civic track battle

Honda released a video of a track battle between the Civic Sport, the Civic Type R and the Civic BTCC racecar at the Knockhill Racing Circuit in Scotland.Matt Neal sat behind the wheel of the lesser Sport version, Jessica Hawkins was in the Type R and Dan Cammish drove the more competent BTCC racecar.We don't want to spoil the fun but here are the lap times of each vehicle:Honda Civic ...

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Markus Ruettimann –
Honda Civic Type R MK3 (FN2)

Owner: Markus Ruettimann Car: Honda Civic Type R MK3 (FN2) Instagram: @markus_rr City: Scottish Highlands Country: United Kingdom Modification List:Custom 2.75 inch cat back exhaust HKS RSK induction kit with HKS heat shield Mugen short shifter Ktuned shifter bushings 6two1 weighted gear knob Mtec dimpled front discs with Ferodo DS2500 brake pads, motul rbf racing brake fluid Candy red rocker cover Kevlar carbon spark plug cover Skunk2 racing oil cap Eibach 25mm springs Eiback camber ...

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Honda Civic Type R sets new record at Hungaroring GP circuit

Honda Civic Type R (FK8) just completed the Type R Challenge 2018 by setting the fifth and final record for a FWD production car at the Hungaroring GP circuit in Hungary with a lap time of 2min 10.19sec.Formula One World Champion and current NSX Super GT driver, Jenson Button was behind the wheel of the Japanese hot hatch returning to the circuit where he won the first Grand Prix of his career with Honda in ...

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Honda Civic Type R sets new record at Estoril circuit

Honda Civic Type R (FK8) continues setting front wheel drive production car lap records in famous tracks all over Europe, as part of the Type R Challenge 2018.This time, the fastest FWD hot hatch on sale, set a new lap record at Estoril circuit in Portugal, with a time of 2 min 01.84 seconds. This is more than 2 seconds faster than the previous record of 2.04.08 that was set in 2016 ...

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Honda Civic Type R sets new record at Silverstone GP circuit

Honda Civic Type R (FK8) conquered another track record for a front wheel drive production car, this time at the legendary Silverstone GP circuit, with a lap time of 2 mins and 31.32 seconds.The Silverstone GP Circuit, located in the United Kingdom, is a thrilling 5.89km track featuring fast straights and high-speed corners, combined with more technical sections that demand pinpoint placement of the car.Matt Neal, who is currently racing a Honda ...

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Honda Civic Type R sets new record at Spa-Francorchamps circuit

After setting a new lap record for a front wheel drive production car at the Nürburgring Nordschleife in Germany and at the Magny-Cours GP circuit in France, Honda took their fastest and most powerful hot hatchback for a spin at the Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium.As a result, the Honda Civic Type R (FK8) broke another FWD record with a lap time of 2:53.72 at the the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. The modern version of the historic Belgian ...

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