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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Ben –
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 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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Honda unveils a custom prototype based on the Civic Type R (EK9)

At the 2020 Tokyo Auto Salon, Honda Access presented a custom-built prototype based on the Civic Type R (EK9) with modernized exterior and interior designed to connect  Japan's new and old generation of petrolheads.The Honda Civic Cyber Night Japan Cruiser 2020 as they call it, is distinguished by the completely redesigned bodykit.At the front, there is a new bumper with larger air-intakes and brand new headlights with LED graphics and body-coloured covers. ...

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Honda refreshes the Civic Type R (FK8)

Honda unveiled the refreshed Civic Type R MK5 (FK8) at the 2020 Tokyo Auto show, with small exterior tweaks, new safety kit and several upgrades in suspension, engine cooling and brakes.Visually, Honda gave the car a slightly larger front grille and new body-coloured blades in the front bumper intakes and at the rear bumper. There is also a new exterior colour - Boost Blue - exclusively available for the Type R.Inside there ...

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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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Chris Slater –
Honda Civic Type R EP3 (facelift)

Owner: Chris Slater Car: Honda Civic Type R EP3 (facelift) - previously owned a heavily modified Renault Megane II RS 230 R26 Instagram: @that_turbski_prem City: Staffordshire Country: United KingdomDate: November 6th, 2019After I sold my modified Renault Megane II RS 230 R26 in parts (see below), I moved on to building something that I'd had an itch to do for a while. So along came a premier edition Honda Civic Type R EP3. Luckily, I found one on my doorstep, pretty ...

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