The US has been waiting patiently for the arrival of the Honda Civic Type-R as this is an icon of a hatchback that offers the performance of a sports car. Finally the five door hatchback has been revealed that is heading to the US this spring.
The Honda Civic Type-R was recently shown off at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show and it is arriving in the US with a price tag of around $30,000.
The VP and general manager of Honda Motors said that the 2018 Honda Civic Type-R is going to be the fastest and one of the most potent of the Honda Civic brands ever offered in the US. He said that wait to for the US to get their hands on the vehicle is finally over.
The Honda Civic Type-R is front-wheel drive and it is arriving with the turbocharged 2 litre four cylinder i-VTEC engine which offers up 306 horses along with 295 torque. The vehicle is said to be a bad boy and it offers 40% more rigidity than the older European version of the Type-R. It also comes with upgrades to the chassis, brakes and body.