The Honda Civic and the Honda Civic Type R recently marked significant milestones: the series turned 50, and the Type R version hit 25. Honda's timing for the new Honda Civic Type R debut couldn't be better. The concept behind the vehicle is to provide future customers with a "pro" sports experience in a highly sophisticated technological setting, much like how earlier generations of the Civic Type R did.
The new Honda Civic Type R will hit the showrooms in Europe in early 2023. The Honda Civic Type R's ability to set a new lap record for front-wheel drive street vehicles in Suzuka is a strong endorsement. Honda's experts have perfected every facet of the latest model, including its aerodynamics. The most powerful and best-performing Honda Civic Type R to date results from lighter parts and a wholly redesigned powertrain.
2023 Honda Civic Type R takes after the streamlined style of the latest Honda Civic e:HEV. The Honda Civic Type R now has a lower and wider stance thanks to its new, flared wheel arches that accommodate the 19-inch black light-alloy rims that are wrapped in Michelin Pilot Sport 4S tires.
Engineers at Honda have updated the core of the "Ultimate Sports 2.0" idea, which is the pinnacle of how a high-performance front-wheel-drive vehicle can be described. For example, the tailgate and back doors have been expertly incorporated into the overall design for a unified look from the outside. These are unique to the Honda Civic Type R and have been upgraded for better aerodynamics.
Red Rallye Red, Racing Blue Pearl, Crystal Black, and Sonic Gray are just some of the available paint colors, in addition to the storied Championship White cherished by Honda Type R fans. The Japanese probably don't want to give away too much information about the new Honda Civic Type R right away because they want to keep people interested.
According to Tom Gardner, senior vice president of Honda Motor Europe, "With this new Civic Type R, Honda engineers have once again achieved our goal of creating the most exciting, sporty driving experience in the high-performance hatchback market."