Honda Civic Type R will take the concept to the Geneva Motor Show

Honda Civic Type R will take the concept to the Geneva Motor Show

Honda announced on Wednesday, 12, a sketch of the Civic Type R design concept, which will be officially unveiled in early March during the Geneva Motor Show. The production version of the model is scheduled to be launched in 2015 with a more aggressive look.

As you can see in the sketch, the body is more robust, with air vents behind the wheels, besides having a large rear wing with futuristic taillights, giving the hatchback look different.

Other important changes include the implementation of an exhaust system with four outlets, a rear diffuser, black alloy rims a matte black finish that begins in the rear bumper and is present in the whole car.

The model is equipped with a 2.0 liter four-cylinder gasoline Earth Dreams newly developed that will deliver at least 280 horsepower, but it is believed that Honda has a target performance of 304 hp, sent only to the front axle through a manual six-speed gearbox.

The top of the line Civic will come with a stiffer chassis and rear bumpers with adaptive pattern, which are optional in Civic Tourer.

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