The Honda Civic Type R is finally coming to North America and it’s aggressive styling definitely turned heads back in Sept auto shows. Honda spokespersons have recently confirmed that the Type R will be available in a six speed manual transmission only and not Honda’s CVT automatic transmission. Car enthusiasts and motor heads can rejoice.
With a speculated turbocharged engine capable upwards of 306hp and front wheel drive, the Type R is set to compete well against the likes of the Ford Focus RS and Volkswagen Golf GTI. We can’t wait for the Honda Civic Type R to be released later this year.