After the Detroit Auto show and CES in las Vegas has been given the green light to the Tokyo Auto Salon 2017. This event has been the place chosen by Honda to make known to the Honda Civic Type R Prototype, the vehicle prototype that we came out ahead of the Civic Type R which will be officially presented during this 2017. And by the way, the japanese firm has announced that the new Honda Civic, in versions 5-door, Sedan and Type R start your marketing in their country of origin in the summer of 2017.
The Honda Civic Type R Prototype takes the basis of the Civic 5-door although, as we can see, their aesthetic quality varies greatly model from which it is derived. Forms much more aggressive in your entire body, huge air intakes, three exhaust outlets in a central position and an aerodynamic kit specific to make us see clearly that this is not a compact normal and ordinary, but a vehicle far more radical and dynamic developed to convey emotion and to mark lap times on circuits.
Comment from the japanese firm that the Honda Civic Type R little will change with respect to this model prototype that we see in the images. Carbon fiber, red accents, high-profile rims in black with red accents, flared wheel arches, a big back spoiler and a pronounced diffuser will be the icing of this cake that will accompany all quoted above.
The japanese sports will be produced at the plant in Swindon, in Great Britain, where they will manufacture the range to the full in order to subsequently export it to all the markets where it is sold. The designers and engineers do not have it easy, as they overcome the Honda Civic Type R is still for sale is not simple, a version which, let us remember, develops 310 HP to be distributed exclusively between the two front wheels.
we do not Yet know the technical details of the future Honda Civic Type R, but, as we commented a few hours ago, will not fall back to an automatic transmission as had been rumored for the past few weeks.