The 2017 Honda Civic Type R is another main model of the recent 2017 Honda Civic models. This model was seen being test driven in Nurburgring. This new Type R Honda Civic model is also said to be made available for the U.S markets, and this was announced at the 2015 New York Auto Show. It is said that this new Type R will be the fastest Honda Civic ever. This car will be based on a global platform, and will be appearing in the automobile market as a next generation Type R model. Engines will be tuned to make this car faster.
Exterior and Interior look of 2017 Honda Civic Type R
Since this Honda Civic Type R 2017 is not yet ready and has not taken its final form, little or no details are available, but this car is certainly coming with some changes and modifications. A massive change is done to its front fascia, there are no side inlets under the headlights, and it is made a bit lower towards the ground. Spoiler is revised, there are three center-mounted exhaust pipes, and the rear door is redesigned.
As already mentioned, no information is available about this new 2017 Honda Civic Type R as it is still in the making process. The design and build type will be the same of its current generation model. Some new changes and improvements can be expected from this new Type R model. Some features which are already present like the noticeable partly analog and partly digital instrument cluster will be featured. Electronic will be upgraded and improved, seats will feature a sporty look with high-quality material.
2017 Honda Civic Type R – Engine and Performance
This new Civic Type R model is likely to use the same engine which was used in its previous version model which is a 2.0 liter four-cylinder direct injection engine. This 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine is able to crank out an output power of 306 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque. The power produced by this engine will be shared by a front wheel drive. A single scroll turbocharger and VTEC valve train system by Honda will also be included. Performance of this car will be great. Acceleration of this car will be from 0 to 60 in just five seconds. Its current generation has a top speed of 167 mph, and this may be improved in this new model. This new 2017 Honda Civic Type R has the capacity to give an overall mileage of 40 miles per gallon.
2017 Honda Civic Type R – Price and Availability
This new Honda Civic Type R model is said to have its pricing around $46,000, this is just a speculation and the exact price for this has not been confirmed. This new 2017 Honda Civic Type R is said to be launched sometime during late 2017. Although this car will be very attractive with a sporty fast look, it has to face rivalries in the automobile market. The main competitors of this new Type R model are Volkswagen Golf GTI and Ford Focus ST.