Well, 2017 Honda Civic Sedan Type R will be something new. We are all familiar with Type R name, but this time we are going to see it in more variants than before. This special version of the Honda’s bestseller is present since 1997. So far, we have seen several modifications of it. Next year we will see completely new model, based on the latest generation of Civic, which came recently. This model was usually available in hatchback body style, but this time we will see it in sedan variant too. The 2017 Honda Civic Sedan Type R is expect to come somewhere in the second half of next year.
2017 Honda Civic Sedan Type R redesign
The 2017 Honda Civic Sedan Type R will be an all-new model. It will come as a new variant of company’s hi-performance. It will come in 4-door sedan body style. Beside its obvious unique characteristic, it is expected that most of the design solutions will be shared with hatchback model. This model will be designed for great performances. So, expect some differences, compared to standard model. The 2017 Civic Sedan Type R will come with some features like wide front bumpers and deep side spoilers, which will help this sedan to lay much better on the road. Basically, many things will be done in order to improve aerodynamics. This will also provide much aggressive overall look, compared to base Civic. Expect also to see larger grille and air intakes, which will provide better engine cooling.
2017 Honda Civic Sedan Type R interior
The 2017 Honda Civic Sedan Type R will also come it an interior which will be much different compared to standard model. We will see unique features like racing seats and steering wheel, specially-designed trim. It will also be well-equipped with hi-tech features, both in terms of safety and entertainment.
2017 Honda Civic Sedan Type R engine
The 2017 Honda Civic Sedan Type R will be mostly about performances. We are very excited about new model, because it will get new engine. It will be a 2.0 liter turbocharged engine, which will have max output of 310 horsepower at 6.500 rpm and 295 pound-feet of torque at 2.500 rpm. Acceleration from zero to sixty will be around five second, while top speed will be over 160 miles per hour.
2017 Honda Civic Sedan Type R release date and price
The exact date of launch is still unknown, but it is expected that 20107 Honda Civic Sedan Type R will come somewhere in the second half of next year. Price is expected to be around 40.000 dollars.