The Japanese car maker, Honda, has just revealed its latest avatar. The 2017 Honda Civic Type R is just the latest offering that the carmaker has to extend to those customers who want to get in touch with their wild spirits. This is a version that has revamped and definitely uplifted the look of the 2016 model. The version also features new upgrades on the cabin, the engine, as well as the interior.
It was in the motor show in Geneva that the concept for the Type R has been revealed by the carmaker. The unit offers an exclusive interiors and a very charming exterior. It is expected that Honda is going to be presenting this particular model towards its worldwide market. This is to allow the carmaker to better sharpen its reputation while at the same time, face some of its toughest competition such as the Ford Focus RS and the 2017 Nissan Altima from Subaru.
The unit definitely is a winner in terms of looks, thanks to the classic exteriors. It features some very sporty outlines as well. The unit happens to feature some modern amenities that greatly enhanced the overall styling of the body. The exteriors also feature new panels that are installed with headlights that are made from LED. In the middle, the Honda logo is features in black mesh grille. The vehicle also features a curvy bumper and a front that offers a hot air exhaust. The entire exterior has been incorporated off of the layout from the Type R and it easily features bends and body curves that can only be described as stunning.
It has been rumored too that the carmaker may choose to add more body materials to the final model that are expected to be lightweight. This is supposed to help improve the aerodynamics of the car as well as improve its overall mileage as well. These are all efforts exerted by the think-tank behind the concept to ensure that it can compete with the rest of the offerings in the market.
The 2017 Honda CIVIC Type R is going or be equipped by a turbocharged engine that is able to produce 300 horsepower along with a 2.0 liter capacity. This is a feature that is expected to come up with some truly whooping performance. It is expected that the newly designed engine is likely going to outrun the other vehicles that happen to fall under the very same segments. The makers have padded the engine with a manual offering six speeds. This allows the power to be thrown toward the front wheel. Users should take note that the option for the Front Wheel Drive is actually sufficient enough to give every car rider that experience that only racing cars can bring about. This is possible though when the type R is going to be run at a high speed.
For markets that have buyers that are quite mindful of their fuel consumption, the mileage that this model offers can be very appealing. It is important to note too that the vehicle has been set for a release around the end of this year. However it should be worth noting that as of this time, how much it is going to cost is still as good as anybody’s guess.