2015 Honda Civic Type R Concept

Dec 4, 2019

Category: Rides

With the 2014 Paris Motor Show right around the corner, the Japanese auto makers at Honda have given us a sneak peek at the highly anticipated 2015 Honda Civic Type R Concept.

The latest iteration of the Civic sees the brand going all in. While the Type R lineup has always been synonymous with performance, this bad boy takes things to the next level. Powered by a high-revving, turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine, the 5-door hatchback will put down an impressive 280-horsepower. While 0-60 mph times are unknown at this time, we do know that power will be delivered through a 6-speed manual gearbox. It will also be equipped with a new four-point Adaptive Damper System that automatically adjusts the front and rear suspension to the current road conditions, and the all new +R button. This steering wheel mounted button improves engine responsiveness, torque curve, and steering response. Since powerful front wheel drive vehicles have always posed the issue of torque steer, Honda has also outfitted this thing with a mechanical steer axis to limit this problem while also improving traction. While the 2015 Honda Civic Type R is set to hit the scene next year, don’t count on it coming to the states.

2015 Honda Civic Type R Concept 2

2015 Honda Civic Type R Concept 3

2015 Honda Civic Type R Concept 4

More From Rides

This Luminox x Bear Grylls Watch Was Made from Recycled Ocean Plastic

Help save the world by being ready to save yourself.

Posted By Gray Van Dyke

Partner

These Form-Fitting Joggers Boast A Breathable Four-Way Stretch Construction

A calculated pair of warmup pants for the gym or lounging at home.

Posted By Tim Huber

Partner
Featured Image

Daniel Arsham Spent Two Years Building This Fully-Bespoke Porsche 930 Car

A heavily-modified 1986 specimen inspired by vintage racers.

Posted By

Sep 21, 2020

Featured Image

The 20 Best Tuner-Friendly Cars Of All Time

The well-rounded platforms that set the bar for aftermarket modification.

Posted By

Sep 21, 2020

Featured Image

McLaren Honors Its 1995 Le Mans Win With Five F1-Inspired Senna Supercars

Featuring retro-inspired liveries with over 800 hours of paintwork invested.

Posted By

Sep 21, 2020

Featured Image

Ninebot’s Gokart PRO Is A Pint-Sized Electric Racer With 70FT-LBS Of Torque

A premium, high-performance variant of Ninebot's all-electric gokart model.

Posted By

Sep 21, 2020