The new Honda Civic Type-R to pack a 300HP turbo engine

We have some good news for those of you waiting for the new generation of the Honda Civic Type-R.

According to Yasuhisa Arai from Honda R&D, the 2015 Civic Type-R will feature a more powerful 2.0-liter turbo power plant capable to deliver a total of 300 horsepower.

2015 Honda Civic Type-R

2015 Honda Civic Type-R

This news has been officially confirmed by the car maker which means that there remains to doubt on the upcoming model.

Other features of the Japanese sports car could include a rear-wheel steering, new limited slip differential and a Precision All-Wheel system. The new Civic Type-R will go on sale most likely in 2015 with a starting price of 25,000 in the United Kingdom.

2015 Honda Civic Type-R

2015 Honda Civic Type-R

Honda released no official photos of the new Civic Type-R but we’ve got an artist rendering which should let us get a closer look at the possible exterior design.

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