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Civic Type R Coming to America

Honda unveiled a new stunning Civic design this past week at the New York Auto Show. John Mendel, Honda’s executive vice president in the U.S., said “this is the return of the sporty Civic.”

Honda also confirmed that for the first time ever it will release the Civic Type R in the America. The Type R is a more aggressive performer than the Si. Some of the new Civics will have turbocharged engines, with available CVT and 6-speed transmissions. The Honda Civic has been one of America’s best-selling cars for decades. Honda sold in the U.S. more than 300,000 Civics per year for the last 3 years.