Previous to Tokyo Motor Show in November last twelve months, the 2015 Honda Civic Type R prototype is officially introduced to the public audience and tested for any second time in Honda’s home kind track in Tochigi, Japan. The new Civic Type R has completed its second testing in prototype form it had been and without using camouflage. In point, the car body clearly demonstrates Honda’s VTEC plus Earth Dreams Technology during testing.
Together, Minato-based automaker also officially introduced up to date generation of VTEC Turbo Engine together with Honda’s Earth Dreams Technology. The VTEC Turbo engine might be offered in three different capacities each market, including 1.0-liter with three-cylinder, 1.5-liter four-cylinder plus 2.0-liter four-cylinder.
Talking about it has the specs, what we know so far that the 2015 Honda Civic Type R will receive a 2.0-liter VTEC Turbo four-cylinder engine featuring direct-injection and it’s capable of delivering maximum output about 280 HP. Honda said all VTEC Turbo engines might be equipped with direct-injection, turbocharger and diverse valve motion (VTEC technology).
Also, the next-generation VTEC Turbo engine perfect for delivering a striking maximum output by using dynamic performance, better fuel efficiency, low friction engine and get passed the EURO 6 emission evaluating. According to the Japanese automaker, the new engine lineup will often be offered in various Honda’s future cars together with a 1.6-liter diesel engine featuring multiple technologies.
The next-generation 2015 Honda Civic Type R will probably be launched in the European sector sometime next year, as said by Honda some time ago. In addition, they also confirmed that the Civic Type R would be your first Honda models in the European market which is equipped with the latest generation of VTEC Turbo engine and get passed the EURO 6 emission examine.
So far, we don’t know the release date for any U.S. market and we are usually still wonder if Honda has plans to create the Civic Type R to the U.S. market or even not in the least, Because they only confirmed for the European market at this point.
The high-performance sports hatchback is currently still while in the development stage and continues to have various tests both in Europe plus in Japan. The next-gen 2015 Honda Civic Type R engine specs and review prototype has been tested for at the first try by Gabriele Tarquini (Honda WTCC drivers) along at the famous Nurburgring race track in Germany some time ago.