The Honda Civic Type R Is Here!

Holmes Honda of Shreveport, Louisiana is excited to announce that  Honda Civic Type R is here at Holmes Honda!

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The Honda Civic Type R is everything we’ve ever wanted in a Civic! Honda enthusiast around the world have waited a decade for this hot hatch to hit the U.S. soil! Now you can get a taste of the track king at Holmes Honda! Yep, you heard that right.  We now have a beautiful Aegean Blue Civic Type R on our showroom sold at MSRP for our Shreveport/Bossier Residents! Did we mention that this hot hatch is the fastest FWD car in production AND the Civic Type R has beaten the famous Nurburgring lap record?! This is definitely not your ordinary Civic!

Here’s everything you’ve ever wanted to know about the Honda Civic Type R:

  • Turbocharged 2.0L inline 4-cylinder, direct injected, VTEC
  • 306 horsepowers
  • 295 lb-ft torque
  • FWD only
  • Short-throw six speed manual only –Rev Match feature, but have the option to turn it off.
  • Single mass flywheel
  • Lower final drive ratio
  • Dual-Axis strut setup
  • Exclusive spring, damper and bushing settings
  • Adaptive struts
  • Aluminum lower arms and steering knuckles
  • Helical limited slip differential
  • Retuned and adaptive dual-pinion electric power steering system with variable gear ratio
  • 20-inch wheels Continental ContiSportContact 6 tires (245/30/20)
  • Front: Brembo four piston calipers / 13.8 inch cross-drilled rotors
  • Rear: Brembo single piston calipers / 12 inch cross-drilled rotors
  • Sport seats standard
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel, leather shift boot
  • The aluminum shift knob and pedal set.
  • Weight is down slightly (-15 lbs) compared to a base 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback and down 35 lbs from 9th Gen Type R!
  • Aluminum hood
  • Driving modes: Comfort, Sport (default setting), and +R (affect steering response, throttle mapping, rev-matching settings, suspension settings, and stability control intervention)
  • Only available in Touring trim
  • Standard 7″ touchscreen, navigation, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
  • Expecting to be around the mid 30’s!
  • Everything on the Type R is completely functional!
  • The side skirts are built so that wind will go through them and cool off the brakes!
  • The Type R does not come with Honda Sensing!


Civic Type R Records:

  • Broke the Nurburgring Lap Record ( Making it the fastest FWD car in production)
  •  Record-breaking lap at France’s Magny-Cours.
  • Record Breaking lap at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium.
  • Car and Drivers 10Best Awar
  • 2018 Automobile All-Star Award
  • 2018 Sport Compact Car of the Year Award
  • MOTOR’s Performance Car of the Year Award
  • Motor Trends Car of the Year Finalist!

Browse Holmes Honda’s Civic Type R inventory, and feel free to contact us with any questions! Give us a call at 318-212-1200 or visit us at 1331 E. Bert Kouns Industrial Loop in Shreveport, LA!

The Honda Civic Type R Destroys the Competition!

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