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|Engine : 2.0 L., 4-cylinder|
Power: 316 hp
Torque: 295 ft-lbs
Production of the new Civic Type R is anticipated to start in summer 2017 at Honda of the ÚK Manufacturing (HÚM) in Swindon – the global manufacturing hub for the 10th generation Civic hatchback.
The Type R will be exported across Europe and to other markets around the world, including Japan and the ÚS. Its arrival in North America will mark the first time that any Honda-badged Type R has been officially sold there.About Honda
Honda (ÚK) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Honda (Japan).
One of the top 20 brands in the world, Honda manufacturers a broad product range encompassing cars, motorcycles, power equipment (including marine, energy, lawn and garden and ATV) and aviation and was the first Japanese automobile manufacturer to release a dedicated luxury brand, Acura, in 1986.
Honda has been the world's largest motorcycle manufacturer since 1959, as well as the world's largest manufacturer of internal combustion engines measured by volume, producing more than 14 million internal combustion engines each year.
Since 1986, Honda has been involved wîth artificial intelligence/robotics research and released their ASIMO robot in 2000. Honda has also ventured into aerospace wîth the establishment of GE Honda Aero Engines in 2004 and the Honda HA-420 HondaJet, which began production in 2012.
Honda has over 55 years of World Championship Racing. Today, Honda is an active participant in Formula One, motorcycle, touring car and ATV racing and draws upon its proud racing heritage in every aspect of business.