Tuesday November 24, 2020

Honda’s Civic Type R grows up

If you can get past the Honda Civic Type R’s arresting exterior appearance, it’s one of the most enjoyable hot hatchbacks money can buy, writes Matt Robinson

2nd July, 2017
Honda’s new Civic = Type R has astonishing handling abilities

Aesthetics are such a subjective matter, but, in the case of the new Honda Civic Type R, they’re bound to be the biggest deal breaker in terms of customers buying the Japanese car or looking elsewhere for their driving thrills. Chiefly, we’re talking about the ‘love it or hate it’ exterior.

The Civic MkX is a divisive looking car in standard trim, but adorned with the Type R’s aerodynamic...

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