How Powerful and Fast is the 2018 Honda Civic Type R?

By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Civic Type R, Technology on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 at 1:56 pm
2017 and 2018 Honda Civic Type R white paint coat parked in the tiled street of a european old-fashioned village

2018 Honda Civic Type R Engine Specs and Performance Features

The 2018 Honda Civic is a reputable compact sedan. Although the 2018 Honda Accord is a more popular and powerful option with its full-size sedan build, the 2018 Honda Civic has captured hearts and mind with its comfortable and affordable build that offers better fuel economy and a lower price when compared to the 2018 Honda Accord.

However, there’s a way to keep the comfortable and recognizable build of the 2018 Honda Civic sedan and hatchback while supplying it with far more power than the 2018 Honda Accord. That is with the 2018 Honda Civic Type R performance-centered sports sedan. How powerful is the 2018 Honda Civic Type R? How fast is the 2018 Honda Civic Type R? Keep reading to find out!

2017 and 2018 Honda Civic Type R exterior shot driving down a race track at sunset

2018 Honda Civic Type R interior side shot of front seating upholstery and steering wheel

2018 Honda Civic Type R Power and Speed

The baseline trim model of the 2018 Honda Civic Type R is equipped with a 2L inline 4 engine, but don’t let that dissuade you. You’ll be surprised at what the tip-top Honda engineering of the 2018 Honda Civic Type R can wring out of this standard engine.

This VTEC® engine helps the 2018 Honda Civic Type R sports sedan produce 306 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque! With a strong and sturdy, but lightweight chassis, the 2018 Honda Civic Type R gives you complete and responsive control over all of this power.


2017 Honda Civic Type R Engine Performance


However, the crème de la crème is how the 2018 Honda Civic Type R uses its power. For that, there’s no better demonstration than its acceleration with a 0 to 60 mph test. The 2018 Honda Civic Type R accelerates from 0 mph to 60 mph in 4.9 seconds!

Find More 2018 Honda Vehicles in Dayton, OH

The 2018 Honda Civic Type R sports sedan is a hard model to find. Its rarity makes it a Honda model that’s high in demand. However, we here at Matt Castrucci Honda are happy to help you find the nearest Honda dealership that stocks the 2018 Honda Civic Type R. Additionally, we have every other 2018 Honda model in stock in our inventory. No matter your needs, give our sales team a call to get started!

Comments are closed.