2018 Honda Civic Type R: What You Need to Know

2018 Honda Civic Type R
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We Look at the Top-Dog Civic a Year Into Its Reign

It has taken Honda a couple of years to roll out all of the versions of the completely redesigned tenth-generation Civic. The performance pinnacle of the lineup is the Honda Civic Type R, which is assembled in England using an Ohio-built 306-horsepower turbocharged engine.

The wild hatchback is the first Civic Type R ever to be sold in America. The first cars landed at dealerships last June as 2017 models and sold as quickly as they arrived. It returns for 2018 with the same price and features. Civic Type R models have been sold in various international markets since 2006.

In our rankings of compact cars, the 2018 Honda Civic holds one of the top spots. It's available in sedan, coupe, and hatchback models. Sporty variants include the Civic Si sedan and coupe, plus the high-performance Type R.

Whether you're looking for a car that can make a statement on the street or the track, take a look at the following slides, where we explore what makes the 2018 Honda Civic Type R such a special machine.

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