2016 Honda Civic Type R specs and design

2016-Honda-Civic Type R

The long awaited 2016 Honda Civic Type R was finally unveiled at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show and the new, faster version is on its way to arrive on the market. What we can hear about the newcomer is that it will push the boundaries in terms of high-performance front-wheel hatch category. The front-wheel-drive vehicle is one of the fastest and one of the most powerful vehicles that can be found on the market. Somehow, we can say that there are really hot hatches on the market, but Honda’s Civic Type R catches the eye. We will now find out why 2016 Honda Civic Type R is considered to be the greatest vehicle among the hatch segment.

2016 Honda Civic Type R exterior

2016 Honda Civic Type R exterior design

To create a perfect vehicle, the company paired an aggressive design together with extremely powerful engine and it seems that it was worth it because they unveiled a perfect model in all its glory. We will now address the exterior design of the hot hatch. The very first thing you notice in the newcomer is a wider bodykit consisting of a redesigned bumper with splitter and larger air intakes that decrease the front wheel air turbulence. The vehicle sports extended side skirts together with a flat underside that ensure that the incoming air is directed onto the rear diffuser of the vehicle. The company also announced that the vehicle arrives with a fixed rear wing designed for additional downforce without increasing drag. The vehicle boasts nineteen inch alloy wheels.
2016 Honda Civic Type R

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New Type R interior

In terms of the interior, we know that we will have red fabric and two-tone black seats upholstery with red double stitching and that is a quite interesting combination. The cabin is characterized by a gray finish. The designers used machined alloy to make the gear knob. On the other hand, they used black leather with red elements to wrap the steering wheel. When it comes to the equipment, there is a great Android-based infotainments system that will make the driving more interesting. The company offers a fancy GT pack that includes the outside red accents, parking sensors, door mirrors that fold electrically and many other additional extras. The luxurious GT pack also includes 8-speaker stereo and Garmin satellite navigation system. The safety technology includes traffic sign recognition and lane departure. The company really thought of everything.
2016 Honda Civic Type R INTERIOR

Engine specs

The company says that the vehicle’s 2.0-liter engine has really a lot to offer to the customers. Thanks to the great changes under the hood, the engine will be able to produce at least 306hp and this is will justify the sporty status of the vehicle. With its new engine, the vehicle will offer a great performance and the efficiency of the car. The customers will be more than satisfied with it, for sure. The standard transmission will probably be 6-speed manual, but it is not excluded that the automatic transmission to be available as well. The vehicle races from zero to 100kmph in just 5.7s
2016-Honda-Civic Type R engine

2016 Honda Civic Type R price

We expect that the price of the new 2016 Honda Civic Type R will be around $45,000 for a basic trim. Depending on the customer’s needs, the price will vary up to $55,000 for the luxury packs.

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