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Mugen Honda Civic Type R 3D - New Pictures

By Jay Williams - 24/June/2009

Mugen Honda Civic Type R
  Mugen Honda Civic Type R

Mugen Honda Civic Type R
The Euro-spec model receives
a larger rear wing.

Northampton, England Following up on our previous story, Japanese car tuners Mugen are about to launch a new Euro-spec Mugen Honda Civic Type R 3D to the European market. The company are planning to introduce the new model sometime their summer.

The Euro-spec Mugen Type R uses a four-cylinder, 2.0-litre i-VTEC engine that produces 149kW (200hp). However, previous reports had the engine generating as much as 179kW (240hp) for the front-wheel drive car. The 2.0-litre i-VTEC is paired with a six-speed manual gearbox.

Mugen has significantly altered the overall look and feel of this car, using a carbon-fiber body kit to give a most certain aggressive look. The new front bumper has a front lip spoiler and blacked-out grille which leads back to widened fenders with integrated air-vents. Twin-scoops are situated on either side of a raised mid-section on the new hood. 

Redesigned sideskirts lead us to the custom built rear-bumper, diffuser, and dual round-exhaust. Mugen have used a gunmetal gray multispoke alloy wheel that matches the front grille and bonnet air-vents.

The Euro-spec model receives a larger rear wing, and redesigned rear bumper with noticeable changes to the tailpipes. The front-end also appears to have some minor cosmetic changes.

If pricing of the recently detailed UK-spec Type R is anything to go by, then this car could cost anywhere from €40,000, up to a rather steep €50,000. We should find out more about the Mugen Honda Civic Type-R 3D as there isn't much to go on at the moment but, we should have more details in the near future.

Related Links:
- Mugen Honda Civic Type-RR (2008)
Honda Accord Euro Type S (2009)
Honda Accord Euro (Road Test)
- Honda City (2009)
Honda Jazz (Road Test)
Honda FC Sport (2008)
Honda Civic Hybrid (Road Test)
Honda Insight (2008)
Honda Accord V6 (Road Test)
Honda OSM Concept (2008)
- Honda Accord Euro (Road Test)
Honda Crime Avoidance Sat Nav (2008)
- Honda Civic Type R (Road Test)
- Honda CR-V (Road Test)
Honda Legend (Road Test)
Honda HF-S Concept (2007)
Honda Accord Tourer Concept (2007)
- Honda Accord USA (2008)
- Honda Civic Type R - sedan (2007)

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