The upcoming Tokyo Motor Show will house the unveiling of the eagerly anticipated Honda Civic Type R. A prototype for the range topping model has been undergoing some high speed testing and the Japanese manufacturer has released this batch of photos and a teaser video to showcase the vehicle.

The Civic Type R will be the first European-bound model to get the brand's new VTEC Turbo engine that have been extensively developed from Honda’s Earth Dreams Technology range. The 4-cylinder unit will have a displacement of 2 liters and will pump 280PS to the wheels.

Watch this space as more details are released in the coming weeks.


Gallery: 2015 Honda Civic Type R development prototype revealed [video]

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