Suzuki Swift TRB-04 breaks FWD record in Tsukuba

A heavily modified version of the Suzuki Swift Sport, tuned by HKS, broke the FWD lap record in the Japanese circuit of Tsukuba, clocking 56" 308 with racing and drifting driver Nobuteru Taniguchi behind the wheel.The Swift TRB-04 (Tsukuba Record Breaker) first launched at the 2018 Tokyo Motor Show but was further evolved before the record run. The record braking car, has a central driving position and is fitted with the 4G63 ...

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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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Honda Civic Type R sets new record on Magny-Cours GP circuit

Honda did it again with the new Civic Type R and broke another FWD track record - this time on Magny-Cours GP circuit in France.With 2 minutes and 1.51 seconds, the Japanese hot hatch is officially the fastest front wheel drive production car around Magny-Cours GP. The record was set in standard production car with road tyres with Esteban Guerrieri (WTCR driver) behind the wheel. According to Honda's press release, the Japanese hot hatch will ...

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