Honda Integra Type-R. Andy Blackmore. A new lease of life

The Honda Integra Type-R you see here is now 12 years old. It has raced its way around Asia and competed in the stifling humidity of Malaysia before embarking on a new life in the NGK Racing Series, nee UAE Touring Car Championship. As you can imagine, years of such competitive abuse will take its toll: from 16 races… » 10/23/13 8:43am 10/23/13 8:43am

2009 Honda Civic Hatchback Lineup Reveals Minor Facelift We Won't Get

A bevy of images of the non-US 2009 Honda Civic » 11/10/08 9:30am 11/10/08 9:30am hatch lineup have made their way to the internet, providing another sad reminder of just how short the US Spec falls from our desires. We've pined for the ever since we hypermiled a that crossed the pond. And why shouldn't we be pining for it? It's certainly hotter…

Honda Civic Mugen Type-RR, A Popular Choice For Pirates

With only 300 examples planned and a Japan only audience, the Honda Civic Mugen Type-RR is a rare bird indeed. Somehow, those crazy Frenchmen over at Nihon Car managed to get their hands on one for a review of the 236 HP little beast. There are things we like and dislike about this car; foremost in the "like" category… » 5/12/08 11:20am 5/12/08 11:20am

Japanese Honda Type R Civic to Hit Dealerships this Week

That's not to be confused with the UK Type R hatchback. The Japanese Type R Civic sedan will go on sale tomorrow across Nihon, that groovy constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago. It's the one we wish they sold here, only with the steering wheel on the starboard side. Specs include a 2.0-liter… » 3/29/07 8:24am 3/29/07 8:24am

Honda Civic Type R Sedan Prototype to Be Official Car of F1 Suzuka

Honda's got a new, high-revving "Red H" prototype with which to tweak Japanese car audiophiles — and it's serving as the red-flag car (read: pace car) for the Japan Grand Prix at Suzuka next weekend. The proto Honda Civic Type R sedan, which is powered by the same 197-hp, 2.0-liter DOHC i-VTEC (K20A) as the coupe… » 10/04/06 9:28am 10/04/06 9:28am