Mugen does it again with new Honda Civic Type R

Mugen has got its hands on the new Honda Civic Type R, and we are not one bit disappointed.

Honda Civic Type-R by Mugen-2

The Honda Civic Type R has been taken to new extremes by Japanese tuners Mugen. It’s not exactly like the standard version needed it, but it certainly hasn’t hurt to beef it up a bit.

The model, set to unveiled at the Tokyo Auto Salon earlier this month, gets a sporty new bodykit thanks to a bigger lightweight wing, larger side skirts and a new front bumper, plus some lightweight wheels. Interestingly, the quad exhausts have been replaced with a single pipe. The cabin meanwhile gets some tasty Mugen sport seats, but until the model’s debut, that’s all we’ve got to go on.

Honda Civic Type-R by Mugen-1

History tells us that Mugen isn’t exactly one to leave the Type R’s 306bhp 2-litre turbocharged four-cylinder untouched either, but the company has kept a firm lid on details. Just how much Mugen can push ‘the Most Extreme and High-Performing Type R Engine Ever Built by Honda’ remains to be seen. And, cue video…

Source – Honda

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