– Type R will clip NTT INDYCAR SERIES acreage to the blooming banderole this weekend
– Latest in a alternation of Honda INDYCAR Clip Cars
– Civic Type R improvements for 2020 accommodate ride, administration and cooling
TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Honda today apparent the new 2020 Honda Civic Type R Clip Car, which will advance the NTT INDYCAR SERIES acreage to the blooming banderole for this weekend’s Bommarito Automotive Group doubleheader chase weekend at Apple Wide Technology Raceway, aloof alfresco St. Louis, Missouri.
Honda today apparent the new 2020 Honda Civic Type R Clip Car, which will advance the NTT INDYCAR SERIES acreage to the blooming banderole for this weekend’s Bommarito Automotive Group doubleheader chase weekend at Apple Wide Technology Raceway, aloof alfresco St. Louis, Missouri.
The latest in a alternation of Honda Clip Cars activated for Indy car antagonism back 2006, the newest Clip Car allowances from improvements fabricated to the assembly Honda Civic Type R for 2020, including active exoteric and autogenous styling; improvements to the ride, handling, and braking performance; and added agent cooling.
The new Civic Type R Clip Car is accomplished in Boost Blue, with a custom cartoon wrap. A video featuring the new Civic Type R Clip Car can be begin on YouTube at https://youtu.be/o8CJYcXeP1E.
“As the fastest assembly advanced caster drive car in the world, the 2020 Honda Civic Type R is a absolute bout for Clip Car duties,” said Art St. Cyr, carnality president, Auto Operations for American Honda. “The race-bred 2.0-liter, absolute injected and turbocharged agent produces added than 300 application and 295 lb.-ft. of torque, authoritative it the ideal Honda agent for arch the NTT INDYCAR SERIES to the blooming flag.”
Since its U.S. addition in 2017, the Civic Type R has aggregate abreast accepted acclamation for its different alloy of almighty activating achievement and circadian active civility. The Civic Type R was called a 2018 AUTOMOBILE All-Star, and a 2018 Editor’s Choice by Car and Driver. The Type R has additionally garnered an enviable acceptability on the antagonism ambit from able racers utilizing the Civic Type R to attempt in the SRO Touring Car America and added antagonism alternation about the world.
Modifications to the Civic Type R Clip Car accommodate a Honda Achievement Development [HPD] anchor package, including antagonism rotors, antagonism pads and stainless animate anchor lines; autogenous assurance cycle cage; and four-point antagonism harnesses. An absolute cartoon amalgamation over the abject Boost Blue exoteric caps the about-face from exhibit Civic Type R to an NTT INDYCAR SERIES Clip Car.
HPD has three ready-to-race Civic models for touring car competition. The band starts with the affordable and reliable Civic Si TCA chase car, again leads to the Civic Type R TC racer that puts allegorical Type R achievement on track, and culminates with the no-compromise, championship-winning Civic Type R TCR chase car. All antagonism Civics, forth with a abounding band of achievement parts, are accessible from HPD through the company’s Honda Antagonism Band program. HPD’s unparalleled trackside abutment at every akin is a different account that no added architect can offer. Find out added about these cars and our achievement artefact programs at: https://hpd.honda.com/Motorsports/Touring
About Honda Honda offers a abounding band of clean, safe, fun and affiliated cartage awash through over 1,000 absolute U.S. Honda dealers. Honda has the accomplished agile boilerplate ammunition abridgement and everyman CO2 emissions of any above full-line automaker in America, according to the latest abstracts from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The Honda calendar includes the Fit, Civic, Insight Accord and Clarity alternation commuter cars, forth with the HR-V, CR-V, Passport and Pilot action account vehicles, the Ridgeline auto and the Odyssey minivan. Honda’s electrified agent calendar includes the Accord Hybrid, CR-V Hybrid, Insight hybrid-electric sedan, and the Clarity Ammunition Cell and Clarity Plug-In Hybrid.
Honda has been bearing automobiles in America for 38 years and currently operates 19 above accomplishment accessories in North America. In 2019, added than 90 percent of all Honda cartage awash in the U.S. were fabricated in North America, application calm and globally sourced parts.
About Honda Achievement Development:Honda Achievement Development, Inc., (HPD) has a affluent ancestry creating, manufacturing, and acknowledging Honda Antagonism and Acura Motorsports barter back 1993. From acme antagonism in INDYCAR and IMSA Sports Cars to bartering antagonism programs, HPD admiral the dreams of able and abecedarian racers from age 4 to 40 . HPD is a wholly endemic accessory of American Honda Motor Co., Inc. and leads all of Honda and Acura’s high-performance antagonism programs in North America. HPD specializes in the architecture and development of chase engines, anatomy and achievement parts, as able-bodied as abstruse and chase support. HPD offers genitalia and chase abutment to Honda and Acura abecedarian and able motorsports racers, and is always accretion its palette of antagonism programs that accomplish Honda antagonism articles accessible to all antagonism styles, from karting and Quarter Midgets to the accomplished levels of pro racing.
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