Born of 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
3 Driving Modes
Comfort, Sport and +R
Unlimited KM Warranty†
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.Download Brochure
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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
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
Type R Limited Edition Coming Soon
Building on the dynamic performance capabilities of the standard Civic Type R with new lightweight components, this is the most extreme version of the iconic Civic Type R ever made.
- 228kW VTEC turbo engine
- 400nM torque
- Limited Slip Differential
- Adaptive Damper System
- 20" alloy wheels
- 5-Year Unlimited KM Warranty†
- 6-Year protection against rust perforation
- Warranty backed 100% by Honda
- Transferable at no cost
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.
*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.