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Honda Civic Type R 2016 Review

It’s been pretty long after the 2011 latest generation Civic that Honda is sharing teasers for its upcoming model. Well it looks like the wait is over and company is all set with its production version of Honda Civic Type R 2016. Let us have a close look at the specifications and review of Honda Civic Type R 2016 to know if they actually nailed it with this sportive front-wheel-drive model.



· Length: 172.83 in

· Width: 81.29 in

· Height: 57.71 in

· Wheelbase: 102.12 in


· Engine: 2.0 Liter VTEC Turbo

· Power: 306 hp

· Torque: 00 nm

· Top Speed: 167 mph

· 0-62 mph: 5.7 seconds


The interior of Honda Civic Type R 2016 has the touch of sportiness to compliment its outer looks. The machined aluminum alloy gear lever is mounted right at the place you expect it to be sitting over those red fabric and trimmed black seats. The steering wheel carries the same sportive essence and comes drenched in leather with double-red stitching and 12 o’clock mark. The robust touch of red drown almost the entire interior and commendably spreads the message that engineers and designers at company desired to, through this sporty hatchback. So rounding up the entire interior details of Honda Civic Type R 2016 I would say it has comfort amidst the high class sportiness, which gets complimented through the eternal use of red and black.


The exterior of Honda Civic Type R 2016 has slight changes in comparison to the concept company shared. Starting with the front fascia it has two grilles; the upper and lower while the bumper comes mounted with functional air intakes on both its corners. You’ll also notice a wide front splitter attached to bumper, marking aerodynamic strength by reducing lift at higher speeds and simultaneously collecting more fresh air for the engine and brakes and further sending them to the intakes. Moving towards rear end, style gets more sportive. The major contribution comes with the massive rear wing, which looks surprisingly ferocious. Beneath this setup is the quad—pipe exhaust system complementing the wing. In all the exterior of Honda Civic Type R 2016 is a hardcore sport design offering eye-grabbing looks.


Beneath the hood of Honda Civic Type R 2016 is a 2.0 Liter VTEC Turbo engine generating total output of 3.6 hp and peak torque of 400 nm mating to six-speed manual transmission. With these power figures the top speed of Honda Civic Type R 2016 can the touch the mark of 167 mph while the 0-62 mph sprint can be knocked in 5.7 seconds only.

Honda Civic Type R 2016


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