Watch and Hear the 2015 Civic Type R Tackle the Nurburgring

Watch and Hear the 2015 Civic Type R Tackle the Nurburgring

Boasting at least 280 horsepower from a turbocharged, 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, the 2015 Honda Civic Type R wants the claim of being the fastest front-wheel drive car at the Nurburgring.

So what better way to prove that Honda is well on its way of staking that claim than by sharing a video of the Japanese automaker testing its 2015 Civic Type R at the Nurburgring itself.

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According to Honda, the production car is still two years away, which gives the automaker plenty of time to fine tune the sports car to something worthy of the Type R moniker. Honda recently spent a week at the Nurburgring, conducting extensive testing and claims that it’s already set a time “approaching the lap record.”

Don’t just take our word for it, watch a video below of the 2015 Civic Type R taking on the Nurburgring.

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GALLERY: 2015 Civic Type R Nurburgring Testing


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