2018 Honda Civic Type R: Automatic would be too heavy for FWD hot hatch

2018 Honda Civic Type R: Automatic would be too heavy for FWD hot hatch

Posted: Jul 6, 2017

The 2018 Honda Civic Type R is only being offered with a 6-speed manual because an automatic or DCT would be make the front axle too heavy.

Honda Civic Type R (2017, FK7, 10th generation, EU, track) photos

Honda Civic Type R (2017, FK7, 10th generation, EU, track) photos

Posted: Jun 13, 2017

The 2017 Honda Civic Type R has a 2-liter turbo with 235kW (316hp) and 400Nm (295 lb-ft), FWD, a 6-speed manual, a wider body, and wild aero kit.

2018 Honda Civic Type R vs Si: Differences in side-by-side comparison

2018 Honda Civic Type R vs Si: Differences in side-by-side comparison

Posted: May 28, 2017

For the Honda Civic’s tenth-generation, it available as a Si warm coupe and sedan, and bonkers Type-R hatch. See how different they are in this comparison.

Honda Civic Si (2017, 10th generation, FC1, FC2, FC3, FC4) photos

Honda Civic Si (2017, 10th generation, FC1, FC2, FC3, FC4) photos

Posted: Apr 7, 2017

The 2017 Honda Civic Si coupe and sedan has a 6-speed manual, and a more powerful 1.5-liter I4 turbo with 153kW (205hp) and 260Nm (192 lb-ft).

2017 Honda Civic Type R: Turbo hot hatch turns aggression up to 11

2017 Honda Civic Type R: Turbo hot hatch turns aggression up to 11

Posted: Mar 25, 2017

Coming summer 2017, the 10th generation Honda Civic Type R will go on sale around the world, and isn’t afraid to be angry, rice boy hot hatch.

Honda Civic hatch (2017, FK7, 10th generation, EU) photos

Honda Civic hatch (2017, FK7, 10th generation, EU) photos

Posted: Mar 15, 2017

The 10th generation Honda Civic hatch is based on the same platform as the sedan. It has a shorter tail, more aggressive styling and optional diesel motors.

Honda Civic Type R hatch (2017, FK7 10th generation) photos

Honda Civic Type R hatch (2017, FK7 10th generation) photos

Posted: Mar 11, 2017

The UK-built 2017 Honda Civic Type R has a 2-liter turbo with 235kW (316hp) and 400Nm (295 lb-ft), and rev matching 6-speed manual.

Honda Civic Type R Prototype (2013, FK2, ninth generation, EU) photos

Honda Civic Type R Prototype (2013, FK2, ninth generation, EU) photos

Posted: Dec 13, 2016

The 2013 Honda Civic Type R Prototype allowed public testing of the 2015 hatch, and has a 2-liter turbo I4 with 228kW (306hp) and 400Nm (300 lb-ft).

Honda Civic Tourer wagon (2014, ninth generation, FB, EU) photos

Honda Civic Tourer wagon (2014, ninth generation, FB, EU) photos

Posted: Dec 3, 2016

The ninth generation Honda Civic Tourer (wagon) went on sale in the EU in 2014, and it uses the same Fit/Jazz-based platform as the Euro hatch.

Honda Civic Si Prototype coupe (2016, 10th generation) photos

Honda Civic Si Prototype coupe (2016, 10th generation) photos

Posted: Nov 21, 2016

The 2016 Honda Civic Si Prototype previews next year’s warm coupe. It has an extensive aero kit, 19-inch wheels, LSD, sports seats, and active dampers.