2015 Honda Civic Type R

0
1

The all-new Honda Civic Type R – due in European showrooms in 2015 – will be the most extreme Type R yet, signalling the start of a new performance era for the brand.

Power will come from a 2.0-litre i-VTEC engine from Honda’s Earth Dreams Technology series. Developing over 280 PS, it will deliver unmatched performance compared to any previous Type R car. That includes all generations of the Civic, plus the iconic performance-oriented versions of the Integra, Accord and even the NSX.

Suehiro Hasshi, Large Project Leader for the Civic Type R at Honda R&D, commented: “Honda has had four Type R model derivatives – the Civic, Integra, Accord and NSX. The engine in this new Honda Civic Type R is unrivalled against all of them in terms of raw power, torque and engine response.”

Hasshi-san emphasised the car’s appeal will be far greater than a new high-performance engine under the bonnet. A number of engineering innovations and enhancements will make the new Civic Type R a true driver’s car, worthy of wearing the famous red ‘H’ badge.

Source: Honda Press Release

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Engine: 2.0L Inline 4 Turbo
Weight: -
Power: 231 kW / 310 hp / 314 PS
0-100 kph: 5.7 seconds
Torque: 400 Nm / 295 lb-ft
Top Speed: 268 kph / 167 mph

VIDEO

2015 Honda Civic Type R
Honda Civic VTi-S 2020

Updates to the 2020 Honda Civic hatch range have been announced which bring it into line with the revised s...

Honda Civic Type R Sport Line 2020

For the Sport Line, which produces a 2.0-liter turbo engine, 320 horsepower and 400 Nm of torque, there is...

Honda Civic Type R Limited Edition 2021

It was the first time that Honda Civic Type R was released with its Limited Edition version. Honda has anno...

Honda Civic Type R 2020

As expected, the 2020 Honda Civic Type R brings about non-radical make-up changes. Engineers who underwent...

2015 Honda Civic Concept

Honda unveiled its ultra-sporty Civic Concept at the 2015 New York International Auto Show as the brand pre...

2016 Honda Civic Hatchback Prototype

Fresh on the heels of its global introduction at the Geneva Motor Show, the Honda Civic Hatchback Prototype...

1984 Honda Civic Si

Honda first adopted the Si badge for the Japanese domestic market (JDM) third-generation Civic in November...

2014 Honda Civic Si Coupe

Following a major refresh of Civic Sedan styling for 2013, Honda turns its attention to the Honda Civic Cou...

2016 Honda Civic Si Prototype

The Honda Civic Si Prototype made its global debut, giving Honda enthusiasts a good look at the design and...

2020 Honda Civic Si

The Honda Civic Si Coupe and Sedan have both received their mid-life updates for the 2020 model year. The f...

1997 Honda Civic Type R

There was also a Japanese domestic market only Civic Type-R, that was only available as a hatchback and 5-s...

2003 Honda Civic Type R

In 2001, Honda announced the release of the Civic Type-R for the EP chassis, a more sporty variant of the m...

2007 Honda Civic Type R

The 8th generation Honda Civic bore the Type R badge beginning in the 2007 model year. During this period H...

2007 Honda Civic Type R Sedan

The all-new Civic Type R comes equipped with a specially tuned 2.0-liter normally aspirated engine matched...

2009 Honda Civic Type R Mugen Prototype

The all-new Civic Type R comes equipped with a specially tuned 2.0-liter normally aspirated engine matched...

2014 Honda Civic Type R Concept

Honda Civic Type R Concept provides styling direction for the exterior design of the hotly-anticipated prod...

2016 Honda Civic Type R Concept

The new Honda Civic Type R Prototype has been revealed at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, offering an insight in...

2018 Honda Civic Type R

Staying true to the 2016 concept, the brand new Honda Civic Type R has been revealed at the 2017 Geneva Mot...