The Wait is Over: New 2017 Honda Civic Type R Makes Its Debut Monday, June 26 at 5pm

Join us at Berlin City Honda of Portland, 255 Maine Mall Road, South Portland

Berlin City Auto Group is proud to announce the release of the 2017 Honda Civic Type R and an exclusive event to highlight one of Honda’s fastest, most powerful vehicles. The company is set to debut the Civic Type R at the Berlin City Honda of Portland location at 255 Maine Mall Road, in South Portland, Maine, on Monday, June 26 at 5pm. “The Honda Civic Type R is the fastest front wheel drive vehicle to ever be tested at Nürburgring Proving Grounds, beating many luxury exotics that cost five times as much. We are excited to hold a special event to celebrate the Civic Type R arrival in Portland, ME with our customers and Honda Civic enthusiasts.” Says Yegor Malinovskii, General Manager of Berlin City Honda of Portland. 

About the Civic Type R

The first-ever Honda Civic Type R features a powerful 306 horsepower, 2.0 liter DOHC in-line 4-cylinder engine. This direct injection motor is turbocharged and intercooled. Therefore, the 5-door hatchback, matching the body style of the tenth generation global Honda Civic platform, offers power, with:

  • Peak 306 horsepower at 6,500 rpm
  • 295 lb.-ft. torque from 2,500 to 4,500 rpm
  • A short-throw 6-speed manual transmission

On the inside, the 2017 Honda Civic Type R offers driver-selectable modes for many functions, including steering adjustment, throttle response, and transmission rev-matching. Drivers also have control over the Vehicle Stability Assist system and the Adaptive Damper system.

About Berlin City Auto Group

The Northeast’s one-stop source for effortless auto buying, Berlin City Auto Group has 16 franchises and six locations located in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. It has the biggest selection of new, used, and certified pre-owned vehicles, including cars, trucks, and SUVs. All the dealerships work together, so the company’s entire inventory is searchable online and can be delivered door-to-door anywhere in the United States. Having served over 200,000 satisfied customers, the company sells Alfa Romeo, Buick, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Ford, GMC, Honda, Jeep, Kia, Lexus, Lincoln, Nissan, Ram and Toyota.

Source: Berlin City Auto Group