Go, Boy Racer, Go: 2007 Honda Civic Type R to Be Unveiled in Paris

According to the heads at PistonHeads, Honda's preparing to unveil the production verision of the 2007 Civic Type R — that Blighty-built performance model we've admired from afar — at the Paris show next month. Word is, the company's planning its largest display ever, as its push for a wider European profile… » 8/30/06 8:51am 8/30/06 8:51am

Go, Street Racer, Go: Honda Introduces Type R Coupe

Honda rolled out a prototype of what will become the Type R, which for the uninitiated in the ways of Honda's globalized wackiness, a UK-built, hotrodded Civic. Powered by the corporate 2.0-liter DOHC i-VTEC four banger, producing 197 bhp (200 in metric), the Type R will likely get a full range of skirting and other… » 3/01/06 11:13am 3/01/06 11:13am

Merry Christmas: Civic Type-R to Returns, Just Not to the US

While Honda's hyping the release of the new Civic Si as a return to form here in the US, the boys and girls in Tokyo are preparing to unleash a new Type-R elsewhere in the world, including the UK. Details on the latest rendition of the hooniest of the Civic litter are sparse at this point, although we do know that… » 12/20/05 8:18pm 12/20/05 8:18pm