2021 Honda Civic Type R: What You Need to Know

2021 Honda Civic Type R

Honda Civic Type R is a special edition Civic model that gives drivers a sportier look. The look is young and fresh and appeals to a younger demographic. Even though this is a youthful-looking car, it is as practical as it is fun. There will only be a limited number of 2021 Civic Type R limited-edition trim level sedans with only around 1000 made drivers wanting to drive off of the lot with one of these Civics will need to hurry. 

While a new model will come in 2022 it will be very different. Drivers who want to get their hands on the limited edition 2021 trim level will need to run, not walk, to their local Honda Dealership.

2021 Honda Civic Type R New Features

The 2021 Honda Civic Type R becomes even more impressive when the list of features is taken into consideration. While some drivers may buy this limited edition for the looks, the features sweeten the deal. One of the features is the paint color. There are no options for the paint when it comes to the limited edition model as only one color is available, Phoenix Yellow Pearl. The interior has plenty of red accents with the feel of a race car given by the styling of the seats. But there are other features buyers need to know about.

  • 7-inch digital gauge
  • Beats competition with luggage capacity
  • 7-inch touch screen infotainment system
  • Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
  • Standard safety features

The Type R does have a high fuel efficiency getting 28 MPG on the highway. But the real star is the engine. The limited-edition Civic Type R is outfitted with an exclusive turbocharged four-cylinder engine sporting 306 horses under the hood. This makes the car quick on the draw, which matches that paint job.  

2021 Honda Civic Type R Pricing

The pricing for the 2021 Honda Civic Type R comes with two different levels based on the trim package. The touring is the base model of the Honda Civic Type R and is priced at $38,450 while the limited edition trim starts at $44,950.

For the touring trim level, there are additional packages available that will increase the purchase price. However, the limited-edition trim package is set and can not be changed with optional packages.

2021 Honda Civic Type R Release Dates

We saved the best news for last about the 2021 Honda Civic Type R. The release dates for this model as well as the limited-edition trim level have already been set. In fact, the 2021 Honda Civic Type R hit showroom floors in December and are flying out the door.

Even though the limited edition trim has 1000 in production, only 600 of those were reserved for the American market. The features are functional, fun, and practical while looking young and fresh for the younger market. 

If you are ready to take this new 2021 Honda Civic Type R for a test drive come into Honda of Victoria today.