Honda enthusiasts who didn’t get a chance to buy their own Civic Type R last year can now wipe their tears away, as Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI), Honda’s automobile business unit in the Philippines, announced that the 2018 batch of the New Civic Type R has finally arrived here in the country. Available at a suggested retail price of Php 2,980,000 (same price as last year), customers can visit any of the 38 Honda Car Dealerships nationwide starting September 01, 2018 to see the iconic Japanese Hot Hatch in the metal. Initial customer deliveries will commence on the 1st week October 2018.
With its highly anticipated arrival in the Philippines last 2017, The New Civic Type R is the first Type R model sold locally with one hundred (100) units made available for the Philippine Market, all of which have been booked within 48 hours upon the announcement of its availability. With the astounding market acceptance and continuous demand for the New Civic Type R, Honda has decided to bring in another batch of one hundred (100) units this 2018.
Together with the signature Championship White and Rallye Red color lineup, the Polished Metal Metallic color will also be available.
Thanks to its 2.0L VTEC Turbo Engine packing a maximum power output of 310 PS and peak torque of 400 Nm, 6-speed manual transmission, bespoke chassis set-up and its advanced aerodynamics and technology features, the New Civic Type R aims to deliver an exhilarating driving experience both on the track and on the road with its legendary performance attributes. Having the highest distinction for performance for the Civic model line-up, the New Civic Type R proved its capabilities as it broke several track records in some of the world’s most challenging racetracks such as the Spa-Francochamps in Belgium, Silverstone in the UK, Estoril in Portugal and Nurburgring in Germany making the New Civic Type R the fastest front wheel drive production vehicle to date.
With the availability of the New Civic Type R in the Philippines, interested customers are highly encouraged to reserve now and be one of the exclusive owners of the New Civic Type R here in the Philippines.
For more information and updates, visit Honda’s official website at www.hondaphil.com or visit your nearest Honda car dealership today.