The Honda Civic Type R Is Here!
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!