Civic Type R

DARE TO BE BOLD

Civic Type R

DARE TO BE BOLD
Built for the track, the Civic Type R has racing in its DNA. Every inch of this icon draws on the Honda pedigree. With three spine tingling driving modes: Comfort, Sport and +R mode, which at the touch of a button, automatically retunes the suspension, throttle and steering settings for maximum performance - the Civic Type R is made for a special breed.
Sporty Aerodynamic Design

Track tested

Advanced Performance

Turbocharged Engine

3 Driving Modes

Comfort, Sport and +R

5-Year

Unlimited KM Warranty†

Built for the track, the Civic Type R has racing in its DNA. Every inch of this icon draws on the Honda pedigree. With three spine tingling driving modes: Comfort, Sport and +R mode, which at the touch of a button, automatically retunes the suspension, throttle and steering settings for maximum performance - the Civic Type R is made for a special breed.
Sporty Aerodynamic Design

Track tested

Advanced Performance

Turbocharged Engine

3 Driving Modes

Comfort, Sport and +R

5-Year

Unlimited KM Warranty†

FEATURES

Designed to challenge what’s possible in a compact hatch, the Civic Type R redefines performance. And it does so in thrilling style. Built with a stiffened front-wheel drive chassis, scalpel sharp 6-speed manual transmission and 2.0-litre VTEC turbo engine – the Civic Type R owns the title of the ultimate hot hatch.

+R DRIVING MODE

Maximise performance with three track-tested modes like +R. With the touch of a button the suspension, throttle and steering are retuned to take things to a whole other level.

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2.0-LITRE VTEC TURBOCHARGED ENGINE

Exclusive to the Civic Type R, the 2.0-litre VTEC turbocharged engine is so finely tuned it has helped to deliver the fastest, most agile Civic ever.

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LIMITED SLIP DIFFERENTIAL

A Limited Slip Differential gives you tighter cornering and better control for a more dynamic driving experience.

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ADAPTIVE DAMPER SYSTEM

For precise handling and stability, the Adaptive Damper System (ADS) controls the suspension to match all driving conditions.

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20-INCH BLACK ALLOY WHEELS

20-inch black alloy wheels not only make a statement in style, but the wide open spokes provide maximum ventilation to the brakes, giving you consistent performance on and off the track.

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CENTRE-EXIT TRIPLE-EXHAUST TIP SYSTEM

The centre-exit triple-exhaust tip system bellows a throaty growl that announces the arrival of the Civic Type R to the world.

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CUSTOMISABLE DIGITAL METER DISPLAY

Keep track of your performance with the customisable display showing your boost pressure, g-forces and track times.

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Overseas model shown

TRACK-TESTED AERO KIT

Performance requires downforce, that's why the all new Civic Type R comes with a track tested aero kit featuring front and side splitters, a rear diffuser, vortex generators and rear wing spoiler.

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LIGHTWEIGHT RACING INSPIRED SEATS

Stay centred in hard corners with the lightweight racing inspired seats which of course, keep you comfortable on your daily drive.

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News

Be in the driver's seat and see all the news & developments about the Civic Type R as it happens.

Type R VS. NURBURGRING

MAKING A CHAMPION

The Civic Type R’s boundary-breaking ways took us to the Nürburgring – the testing ground for all performance cars. With improved chassis dynamics the Type R pushed its own limits shaving 7 seconds from the previous 2015 model’s lap time, far exceeding expectations – and inspired us to keep on pushing ourselves to dream bigger.

*In a development car representative of the final production vehicle

The Civic Type R’s boundary-breaking ways took us to the Nürburgring – the testing ground for all performance cars. With improved chassis dynamics the Type R pushed its own limits shaving 7 seconds from the previous 2015 model’s lap time, far exceeding expectations – and inspired us to keep on pushing ourselves to dream bigger.

*In a development car representative of the final production vehicle

Performance Car Of The Year 2018

“Just wow. Phenomenal on road and track. It’s made me fall in love with driving again.” – Tim Robson, MOTOR

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Best Performance Car Under $60,000

“The Honda Civic Type R looks fast even when it's standing still, and it lives up to that promise with an engaging driving character that sets a new standard for front-wheel drive hot hatches.”  - David McCowen drive.com.au

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Type R vs Bathurst

Bathurst was no match for Civic Type R with Jenson Button at the wheel.

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Pricing

What's Included

  • 5-Year Unlimited KM Warranty
  • 6-Year protection against rust perforation
  • Warranty backed 100% by Honda
  • Transferable at no cost

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ACCESSORIES

The Honda Civic Type R has racing in its DNA. Designed to challenge what’s possible in a compact hatch, it redefines performance. Amplify this thrilling style with Honda Genuine Accessories including the Type R Carbon Accessories Packs, Door Lining Illumination Set and more. 

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*The Drive Away price shown is for a Civic Type R in your chosen colour. It includes metallic/pearlescent/premium paint (where applicable), 12 months registration, 12 months compulsory third party insurance (CTP), a recommended dealer delivery charge, stamp duty and administration charges. The drive away price shown is based on the vehicle being garaged in the postcode you entered, and owned by a ‘rating one’ driver aged 40 with a good driving record and may differ depending on your circumstances and (for applicable states), your choice of insurer. We strongly recommend that you confirm the final drive away price with your Honda dealer.

 5-year unlimited kilometre warranty available on all vehicles except those used for commercial purposes, where a 5-year/140,000 kilometre (whichever occurs first) warranty is applicable. Please speak with your Dealer or visit honda.com.au/warranty for full terms and conditions.

Overseas model shown throughout. Australian specifications may differ.