The roles are reversed. For years Honda looked jealous lovers in Japan to Europe because we are a Civic Type R had. The sporty version of the Civic is built in England only last year Honda decided to bring some copies to Japan.
Now the Civic Type R in Europe is no longer available because the model does not meet the Euro 5 exhaust standard. Honda provides the model for Japan one last update. It comes in an edition of 1,500 pieces to the homeland.
The update does not hug much. On a new color and a sporty cap after everything remains the same. The 2.0 produces 201 hp unchanged and 193 Nm of torque. Lovers in Europe have until December to himself happy with a new Type R. That’s the 2010 model.