GOLDEN, Colo., April 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Honda Civic nameplate has grown to be widely trusted in the automotive community, bringing with it some of the top efficiency ratings in the industry. The Civic Type R model is one that delivers high performance along with its innovation, and in preparation of its upcoming release in spring, local dealership Planet Honda is giving readers some insight into its features and specifications.
The 2017 Honda Civic Type R will come standard with a 2.0-liter i-VTEC® engine capable of producing up to 306 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque; this power is harnessed by a short-throw 6-speed manual transmission, meant to give drivers a sportier and more responsive feel on the road.
In order to offer drivers a smoother ride, the 2017 Civic Type R is outfitted with a Dual-Axis front suspension and four-wheel Active Suspension System, both of which are based on upgrades to the Civic Hatchback's 10th generation.
Stepping inside, the 2017 Civic Type R provides prospective shoppers with technological innovation. A centrally-located 7-inch touchscreen accentuates its interior, and the Type R also allows for Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility. Media can be played through a 12-speaker, 540 watt sound system, giving Type R drivers high quality entertainment in addition to its performance both on and off the track.
More information on the 2017 Honda Civic Type R can be found on the dealership's blog. Prospective customers who are interested in scheduling a test drive of the Type R once it is released can contact Planet Honda by phone at (303) 215-4200 or online at www.planethonda.com. Planet Honda is located at 15701 W. Colfax Avenue in Golden.
Media Contact: Michael Strasburger, Planet Automotive, (303) 215-4200, email@example.com
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SOURCE Planet Automotive