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Why the Honda NSX-R is one of the most significant cars of the last 25 years
Honda NSX-R – front
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Why the Honda NSX-R is one of the most significant cars of the last 25 years

To mark our 25th anniversary we name some of the most significant driver's cars to be launched in the last 25 years. Jethro Bovingdon presents his cas…
22 Jan 2024
Honda’s next-gen 0 Series saloon is wedge-shaped, lightweight and electric
Honda 0 Series saloon – front
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Honda’s next-gen 0 Series saloon is wedge-shaped, lightweight and electric

Honda has previewed its new era of EVs with the radical 0 Series saloon – and it could reach production in 2026
10 Jan 2024
Mugen’s new Honda Civic Type R ramps up the noise, aggression and track performance
Mugen Honda Civic Type R
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Mugen’s new Honda Civic Type R ramps up the noise, aggression and track performance

Mugen has set out to build the ultimate Honda Civic Type R – can it make our favourite hot hatch even better?
8 Jan 2024
Car pictures of the week: Honda Civic Type R at eCoty 2023
Honda Civic Type R – rear
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Car pictures of the week: Honda Civic Type R at eCoty 2023

The Honda Civic Type R is the undisputed king of hot hatchbacks, but can it take evo’s Car of the Year crown?
30 Dec 2023
Honda Civic Type R (FL5) review: the undisputed king of hot hatches
Honda Civic Type R – front
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Honda Civic Type R (FL5) review: the undisputed king of hot hatches

It’s the most exciting, capable and well engineered hot hatchback we’ve ever driven, but has lost some of the fluency that made the last Type R truly …
18 Dec 2023

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Honda S2000 – the car world's greatest misses
Honda S2000
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Honda S2000 – the car world's greatest misses

Our anniversary issue focussed on cars that categorically nailed their briefs. But what about those that totally missed their marks? Jethro Bovingdon …
14 Dec 2023
The Honda Prelude has returned as a hybrid-powered coupe
Honda Prelude – front
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The Honda Prelude has returned as a hybrid-powered coupe

The sports coupe sector has withered away in recent years, but Honda is pinning its hopes on a two-door Prelude hybrid that could make production
25 Oct 2023
Honda Civic Type R (FK8): review, specs and buying guide
Honda Civic Type R GT MY21 – front
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Honda Civic Type R (FK8): review, specs and buying guide

The FK8 Honda Civic Type R is one of the greatest hot hatches of recent times, and a sure-fire future icon
11 Oct 2023
Honda Civic Type R v Volkswagen Golf R v Hyundai i30 N v Audi RS3
Honda Civic Type R v Volkswagen Golf R v Hyundai i30 N v Audi RS3
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Honda Civic Type R v Volkswagen Golf R v Hyundai i30 N v Audi RS3

The all-new FL5-gen Civic Type R is here, and expectations are sky-high. Waiting for it are the rapid and capable Golf R and Audi RS3 and the brillian…
30 Apr 2023
Honda Civic Type R sets FWD Nürburgring record (again)
Honda Civic Type R FL5 Nurburgring record
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Honda Civic Type R sets FWD Nürburgring record (again)

Not only is the FL5 Civic Type R the most engaging hot hatch on the market, it’s also now the fastest in its class around the Green Hell
21 Apr 2023
2022 FL5 Honda Civic Type R – prices and specs to be revealed Nov 30
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2022 FL5 Honda Civic Type R – prices and specs to be revealed Nov 30

Finalised UK specs including power, availability and price to be confirmed November 30
18 Nov 2022
Honda Civic Type R EP3 – review, history and specs
Honda Civic Type R icon – tracking
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Honda Civic Type R EP3 – review, history and specs

The early noughties Civic overcame opinion-dividing looks and flawed dynamics to become a legend in its own lifetime. To rev it is to love it
27 Oct 2022
Honda Civic e:hev Sport 2022 review – is there any Type R DNA inside?
Honda Civic e:Hev – front tracking
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Honda Civic e:hev Sport 2022 review – is there any Type R DNA inside?

Honda’s precision engineering has been applied to its mainstream Civic, making it an extremely good sign for the incoming FL5 Type R
26 Aug 2022
‘The NSX’s handling, despite the legend, I always found to be pretty damn spiky’
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Honda NSX

‘The NSX’s handling, despite the legend, I always found to be pretty damn spiky’

Bovingdon’s car-related inner database has just been shaken to its foundations
17 May 2022
Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – performance and 0-60
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Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – performance and 0-60

Acceleration times are about as fast as manual front-wheel drive cars get at 5.7sec, top speed a ridiculous 169mph.
9 May 2022
Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – engine, gearbox and technical highlights
Honda Civic Type R GT MY21 – front
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Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – engine, gearbox and technical highlights

The 2-litre turbocharged four-cylinder is both incredibly linear and yet still happy to rev. Gearbox is beyond brilliant.
9 May 2022
Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – ride and handling
Honda CTR
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Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – ride and handling

The Civic Type R makes full use of its stiffer, lower chassis and multi-link rear suspension.
9 May 2022
Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – design
Honda CTR
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Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – design

Unlikely to be lost in a car park, the Civic Type R is one of those mad designs that either will or won’t work for you
9 May 2022
Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – MPG and running costs
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Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – MPG and running costs

The new WLTP 33.2mpg combined figure is achievable in normal driving, but like any turbo car the Civic can be thirsty when pushed.
9 May 2022
Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – interior and tech
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Honda Civic Type R (2017-2022) review – interior and tech

Longer, wider and of much better quality, the new Type R benefits from the same ergonomic and technological upgrades as the standard Civic
9 May 2022
Honda’s future EV plans take shape – headlined by all-electric S2000 and NSX reboots
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Honda’s future EV plans take shape – headlined by all-electric S2000 and NSX reboots

The Japanese giant is gearing up for its transition to EVs, and there’s two electric sports cars in the plan
12 Apr 2022
European-spec Honda Civic e:HEV detailed – forerunner to the next Type R
Honda Civic EU – front quarter
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European-spec Honda Civic e:HEV detailed – forerunner to the next Type R

Honda’s EU-spec Civic to feature a single hybrid powertrain, until the Type R finally arrives
23 Mar 2022
Honda NSX (2016-2022) review
Honda NSX front
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Honda NSX (2016-2022) review

The NSX melds technology and tactility to impressive effect, but still lacks the ultimate emotional appeal of the best supercars
11 Jan 2022
Honda Civic Type R Limited Edition 2022 review – the greatest hot hatchback of all time?
Honda Civic Type R LE – splash
Honda Civic Type-R

Honda Civic Type R Limited Edition 2022 review – the greatest hot hatchback of all time?

The ultimate turbocharged front-wheel drive hot hatch, and arguably one of the greatest cars to ever wear the ‘hot hatch’ tag full stop
5 Jan 2022
2023 Honda Integra revealed in prototype form
2023 Acura Integra
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2023 Honda Integra revealed in prototype form

Honda’s American luxury brand Acura has finally revealed the all-new Integra ahead of its 2022 introduction
12 Nov 2021
Honda HR-V e:hev 2021 review – new hybrid to rival Nissan Qashqai and Toyota C-HR
Honda HR-V 2021 – front tracking
Honda HR-V

Honda HR-V e:hev 2021 review – new hybrid to rival Nissan Qashqai and Toyota C-HR

Curious hybrid arrangement has gaps in its repertoire, but the HR-V is otherwise a rounded and efficient everyday driver
11 Nov 2021
Honda NSX V10 – Dead on arrival
Honda NSX V10
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Honda NSX V10 – Dead on arrival

Just one year after it was first spotted testing at the Nürburgring, Honda’s front-engined V10 replacement for the original NSX was dead in the water
28 Oct 2021
New Acura NSX Type S to sign off pioneering hybrid supercar
Acura NSX Type S
Honda NSX coupe

New Acura NSX Type S to sign off pioneering hybrid supercar

Faster, lighter and more focused, but Acura NSX Type S will not mark a return to the UK
16 Aug 2021
Get it while (if) you can – is the Fk8 Honda Civic Type R the new 911 GT3?
Best hot hatchbacks 2021 - Civic Type R nose
Honda Civic Type-R hatchback

Get it while (if) you can – is the Fk8 Honda Civic Type R the new 911 GT3?

Swindon’s closure has meant the Honda Civic Type R has become hot property with pre-reg cars hitting £10k over asking
4 Aug 2021
Range-topping Honda NSX Type S coming to Pebble Beach
Honda NSX Type S – burnout
Honda NSX

Range-topping Honda NSX Type S coming to Pebble Beach

It’s the end of the line for Honda’s pioneering NSX, but it’s going out with a bang
3 Aug 2021
Honda Civic Type R Sport Line 2021 review – to wing or not to wing
Honda Civic Type R Sport Line – rear
Honda Civic Type-R

Honda Civic Type R Sport Line 2021 review – to wing or not to wing

Another cracking Honda Civic Type R, and its extra civility doesn’t come at the expense of capability
17 Jul 2021
Honda S2000: review, history and specs of an icon
Honda S2000 icon - front
Honda S2000 convertible

Honda S2000: review, history and specs of an icon

Considered flawed in its day, has the passage of time seen the appeal of the high-revving, naturally aspirated Honda S2000 grow?
21 Dec 2020
Honda Civic review (2015-2022)
Honda Civic review - tracking
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Honda Civic review (2015-2022)

It’s clear the Type R has had a positive effect on the standard Civic’s handling, but a mini Type R this is not
27 Sep 2020
Honda Civic Type R GT 2020 review – still king of the hot hatch crop?
Honda Civic Type-R hatchback

Honda Civic Type R GT 2020 review – still king of the hot hatch crop?

Subtle tweaks have made the Type R an even more formidable hot hatch, but we’re keen to try one again soon to understand fully the changes to the susp…
22 Sep 2020