Honda Car Forum


 

Go Back   Honda Car Forum - Accord Parts Civic Tuning Acura Racing > Honda Acura > Honda News

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 12 Feb 2014, 03:16 pm
Administrator
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 110,242
Default Honda Civic Type R Concept to hatch in Geneva

Filed under: Concept Cars, Budget, Performance, Geneva Motor Show, Hatchback, Honda



As if the Geneva Motor Show isn't exciting enough, now we have word that a new version of a certain iconic Japanese hot hatch will make an appearance there in a few weeks time. Honda has announced that its Civic Type R Concept will be revealed during the show's media days, which take place March 4 and 5.

Since this is Honda we're talking about, we should point out that the "Concept" part of the Civic Type R's name is usually a bit of a misnomer. For the past few years, the Japanese automaker has made a habit of attaching "Concept" to the end of several near-production models in the name of drumming up auto show excitement (see Exhibits A, B, C, D and E). So really, this is almost certainly the next Civic Type R, a car we've kind of already driven.

The latter car was a "development" model, but we aren't expecting a lot to change between it and the production model. As previously reported, a 2.0-liter, turbocharged engine should deliver north of 280 horsepower to the front wheels via a six-speed gearbox. Have a look up top at the sole image of the hot Civic released by Honda, and then scroll down for the official press release.Continue reading Honda Civic Type R Concept to hatch in Geneva

Honda Civic Type R Concept to hatch in Geneva originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.



Permalink | Email this | Comments


Source: Autoblog
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Honda Civic Wagon Concept to debut at Geneva skylight Honda News 0 06 Feb 2013 11:22 am
Geneva Preview: Honda to unveil EV concept and PHEV platform skylight Honda News 0 11 Feb 2011 09:40 am
Geneva 2010: Honda 3R-C Concept is one trick trekky trike skylight Honda News 0 02 Mar 2010 07:30 pm
Geneva Preview: Honda 3R-C Concept is a funny little thing skylight Honda News 0 24 Feb 2010 11:20 am
Geneva 2009: Honda Accord Tourer Type-S skylight Honda News 0 04 Mar 2009 08:40 am


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:59 am.


Attribution:
Honda News | Autoblog
Powered by Yahoo Answers




Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
HondaCarForum.com is not affiliated with Honda Motor Company in any way. Honda Motor Company does not sponsor, support, or endorse HondaCarForum.com in any way. Copyright/trademark/sales mark infringements are not intended or implied.