2018 Civic Type R Specifications and Features

2018 Civic Type R Specifications and Features

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Engine Type

In-Line 4-Cylinder with Single-Scroll MHI TD04 Turbo and Internal Wastegate

Boost Pressure

23.2 psi


1996 cc

Horsepower (SAE net)

306 @ 6500 rpm

Torque (SAE net)

295 lb-ft @ 2500-4500 rpm


7000 rpm

Bore and Stroke

86.0 x 85.9

Compression Ratio

9.8 : 1

Valve Train

16-Valve DOHC VTEC

3-Mode Drive System (Comfort/Sport/+R)
Direct Injection
Drive-by-Wire Throttle System
Water-Cooled Oil Cooler
Electric Parking Brake with Automatic Brake Hold
Hill Start Assist
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer
CARB Emissions Rating*


6-Speed Manual Transmission (6MT) with Rev-Match Control














Final Drive


Lightweight Single-Mass Flywheel
Helical Limited-Slip Differential
Adaptive Damper System
Dual-Axis MacPherson Strut Front Suspension
Multi-Link Rear Suspension
Dual-Pinion, Variable-Ratio Electric Power Steering (EPS)
Stabilizer Bar (front/rear)

29.0 mm x 5.0 mm (tubular) / 20.5 mm (solid)

Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock


Steering Ratio

11.72: 1

Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb

39.5 ft

Power-Assisted Ventilated & Cross-Drilled Front Disc/Solid Rear Disc Brakes (front/rear)

13.8 in / 12.0 in

Brembo® 4-Piston Aluminum Front Brake Calipers*

20 in x 8.5 in Alloys

Maximum-Performance Summer Tires*

245 / 30 / ZR20 90Y

Tire Repair Kit (TRK) with 24-Hour Assistance

106.3 in


179.4 in


56.5 in


73.9 in

Track (Front/Rear)

63.0 in / 62.7 in

Curb Weight


Weight Distribution (front/rear)

61.8% / 38.2%

Headroom (front/rear)

39.3 in / 37.4 in

Legroom (front/rear)

42.3 in / 35.9 in

Shoulder Room (front/rear)

56.9 in / 55.0 in

Hiproom (front/rear)

53.7 in / 48.8 in

Cargo Volume (rear seat up/down)

25.7 cu ft / 46.2 cu ft*

Passenger Volume

97.0 cu ft

Seating Capacity


Fuel Tank Capacity

12.39 gal

Required Fuel

Regular Unleaded (Premium Recommended)

Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®)
with Traction Control*
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
Brake Assist
Multi-Angle Rearview Camera*

with Dynamic Guidelines

Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)*
LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure
Advanced Front Airbags (i-SRS)
SmartVent® Front Side Airbags
Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover Sensor
3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating Positions
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
Driver's and Front Passenger's Seat-Belt Reminder
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks
Red Honda "H" Badges (front/rear)
Type R badges (front/rear)
Aluminum Hood
Integrated Rear-Window Antenna
Security System with Remote Entry and Hatch Release
One-Touch Turn Indicators
Body-Colored Door Handles
Push-to-Release Fuel Filler Door
LED Brake Lights
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors
Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock®
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
Fin-Type Roof-Mounted Antenna
Body-Colored, Roof-Mounted Vortex Generators
Rear Window Wiper/Washer with Heated Wiper Zone
Wing Spoiler
Center-Mounted, Triple Outlet Exhaust
Underbody Spoiler Kit

with Red Striping

Fog Lights


LED Headlights with Auto-On/Off
Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down Driver's and Front Passenger's Windows
Power Door Locks
Driver's and Front Passenger's Illuminated Window and Door Lock Controls
Cruise Control
Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column
LED Pocket Light
Center Console with Sliding Armrest
and Storage Compartment
Sliding Sunvisors
Door-Pocket Storage Bins (front/rear)
Remote Trunk Release
Headlights-On Reminder
Capless Fuel Filler
Map Lights
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts
Floor Mats
12-Volt Power Outlet (front)
Rear Window Defroster with Timer
Cargo Area Light
Beverage Holders
Illuminated Steering Wheel-Mounted Controls
Push Button Start
Sport Pedals
Black/Red Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
Aluminum Shift Knob
Type R Serial Number Plate
Driver's and Front Passenger's Vanity Mirrors


Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control System
Exclusively-Designed, High-Bolstered Sport Seats with Red/Black Suede-Effect Fabric and Double Red Stitching
Adjustable Front Seat-Belt Anchors
Adjustable Rear Head Restraints
60/40 Split Fold-Down Rear Seatback
Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®*
Bluetooth® Streaming Audio*
Pandora®* Compatibility
SMS Text Message Function*
Radio Data System (RDS)
Speed-Sensitive Volume Control (SVC)
USB Audio Interface*

1.0-Amp Port in Front

7-Inch Display Audio with High-Resolution WVGA (800x480) Electrostatic Touch-Screen and Customizable Feature Settings
Apple CarPlay™*
Android Auto™*
SiriusXM® Radio*
HD Radio™*
Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ with Voice Recognition* and Honda HD Digital Traffic
540-Watt Premium Audio System with 12 Speakers, including Subwoofer
USB Smartphone/Audio Interface*

1.5-Amp Port in Front

Audio Information
Average Fuel Economy Indicators
Average Speed Indicator
Boost Gauge
Customizable Feature Settings
Digital Speedometer
Drive Mode Indicator
Elapsed Time Indicator
Exterior Temperature Indicator
Gear Position Indicator
G-Force Gauge
Instant Fuel Economy Indicator
Lap Timer
Maintenance Minder™/Engine Oil-Life Indicator
Miles-to-Empty Indicator
Odometer and Trip Meters (2)
Phone Information
Rev-Limit Indicator
System Message Indicator
Throttle Input/Brake Input Gauge
Turn-By-Turn Directions
12-Volt Battery Charging System Indicator
ABS Indicator
Airbag System Indicator
Automatic Brake Hold System Indicator
Brake System Indicator
Coolant Temperature Indicator
Cruise Control Indicators
Door and Hatch-Open Indicators
Electric Power Steering (EPS) Indicator
Fog Lights Indicator
Fuel Level Indicator
Headlights-On Indicator
High-Beam Indicator
Immobilizer/Security System Indicator
Low-Fuel Indicator
Low-Oil Pressure Indicator
Low Tire-Pressure Indicator
Malfunction Indicator
Seat Belt Reminder Indicator
Turn Signal/Hazard Indicators
VSA System and VSA-Off Indicators