The New Civic Type R is Finally Unleashed

June 28th, 2017 by

2017 honda civic type r

The new Civic Type R is just rolling off the production line, but it’s already causing a stir. This legendary hot hatch has been thrilling drivers around the world for over 20 years now, but at long last, this is the first time the Civic Type R has been available on US soil. Prepare to be astounded by what this car can do, and plan to test drive it once it arrives at Metro Honda in Jersey City.

Unprecedented Performance

The new Civic Type R runs on a turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder engine that is able to produce 306 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque. To put those figures in context for you, this is the fastest Civic ever produced, the fastest front-wheel drive vehicle currently in production, and the most powerful vehicle Honda has ever released in America. If you like to push your drive to the limit, the new Civic Type R is ready to race through the streets of Hoboken and Newark.

Unmistakable Style

It is not an exaggeration to say that this performance hatchback looks like nothing else on the road today. It borrows a few cues from the standard version of the Civic, but from front to back itplays up the the sleek and sporty character of this model in comparison to its siblings. The front fascia incorporates a complex grille design as well as sculpted headlights, and there is bold spoiler in back, a unique wheel design, and tons of sharp accents and strong lines that give this model a look of futuristic precision.

Unbelievable Features

Even though thrilling performance is what the new Civic Type R is known for, it excels in all areas, including the kinds of features and technologies that come standard. Expect to find keyless ignition and entry, dual-zone climate controls, and a 12-speaker audio system. You also get an infotainment system with rearview camera as well as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

The New Civic Type R Stands Apart From the Crowd

If you consider your vehicle to be a refection of yourself, you’re going to want to check out the new Civic Type R up close. While Honda fans eagerly await for this model to be available around West New York and Bayonne, they can check out the rest of the Civic lineup at Metro Honda. Expect us to make financing easy and get you out on the road faster, and contact us to find out when the new Civic Type R will be available for a test drive.

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