Honda Automobiles: First Honda Civic Type R (VIN 01) to be Auctioned Ahead of Arrival during U.S. Dealerships

Posted on 07. Jun, 2017 by in Honda Canada

The really initial 2017 Honda Civic Type R in a world, Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) 01, will be auctioned online commencement Jun 7, with all deduction benefitting a Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. The Civic Type R is a fastest, many absolute Honda of all time constructed for a U.S. and a initial Honda Civic Type R to be sole in America. Enthusiasts energetically expecting a Civic Type R’s attainment can revisit to bidon a disdainful indication with a auction shutting on June 15.

“The Civic Type R has prolonged been banned fruit for enthusiasts in a U.S., so we suspicion it would be fun to offer one propitious patron a shot during owning a initial of a kind in America while benefitting a heading nonprofit usually dedicated to anticipating a heal for childhood mind tumors, a Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation,” pronounced Jeff Conrad, Senior Vice President, Automobile Division, American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

The initial prolongation 2017 Civic Type R will be a initial new vehicle to be sole on a selected and gourmet vehicle auction site, Bring A Trailer. This first-ever Honda Civic Type R to be sole in America is a apex fun-to-drive vehicle of a Honda code and recently determined itself as a fastest front-wheel-drive prolongation vehicle in a world, carrying set a record path time of 7 mins 43.80 seconds on Germany’s 12.9-mile Nürburgring Nordschleife (north loop), some-more than 3 seconds faster than a prior record. Video of a new Civic Type R’s record-setting path can be noticed during

The 2017 Civic Type R comforts a many absolute engine ever offering in a Honda prolongation vehicle in America, a 306-horsepower 2.0-liter 16-valve DOHC direct-injected TURBO powerplant with i-VTEC® valvetrain corresponding to a short-shifting six-speed primer transmission. Type R’s entirely eccentric cessation with dual-axis strut front strut and Adaptive Dampers during all 4 corners can be tranquil by 3 selectable pushing modes – Comfort, Sport and +R. Additional pattern elements of a track-ready Type R embody cross-drilled front stop discs squeezed by Brembo 4-pot calipers and a extensive aerodynamic package for superb high-speed fortitude and low drag.

The 2017 Civic Type R for a U.S. marketplace will be constructed exclusively in Honda’s Swindon, UK plant. Its turbocharged engines will be constructed in Anna, Ohio, Honda’s largest vehicle engine plant in in a world, regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

Honda’s Longtime Commitment to a Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation
Honda is a longtime partner of a Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation (PBTF). Since 1991, Honda has upheld a classification by many efforts, including a quarter-century sponsorship of Ride for Kids ( This support has helped comment investigate to understand, diagnose and provide pediatric mind tumors, a tip means of cancer-related deaths in children. The PBTF is a world’s largest nonprofit usually dedicated to appropriation childhood mind growth investigate and caring for diagnosed families. Since 1991, it has saved some-more than $29 million in investigate to urge peculiarity of life, boost survivorship and eventually discharge pediatric mind tumors.

All deduction from a auction of Type R VIN 01 on Bring A Trailer will advantage a PBTF. More information about a PBTF’s goal can be found during
To perspective and bid on a 2017 Honda Civic Type R VIN 1:

About Honda
Honda offers a full line of reliable, fuel-efficient and fun-to-drive vehicles with modernized reserve technologies sole by over 1,000 eccentric U.S. Honda dealers. The Honda lineup includes a Fit, Civic, Accord and Clarity Series of newcomer cars, along with a HR-V, CR-V and Pilot sport/utility vehicles, a Ridgeline pickup and a Odyssey minivan.

Honda has been producing automobiles in America for 34 years and now operates 19 vital production comforts in North America. In 2016, some-more than 95 percent of all Honda vehicles sole in a U.S. were done in North America, regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

About a Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation
The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation is a world’s largest nonprofit usually dedicated to fighting a deadliest childhood cancer. Since 1991, a PBTF has saved some-more than $29 million in investigate to urge peculiarity of life, boost survivorship and eventually discharge pediatric mind tumors. The nonprofit also offers families giveaway educational resources about mind tumors, a toolkit for newly diagnosed patients, college scholarships for survivors, puncture financial assist and other support. Its inhabitant events embody Ride for Kids motorcycle gift rides, Starry Night 5Ks and Vs. Cancer fundraisers. Join a PBTF in a goal to Care. Cure. Thrive. by job 800-253-6530 or visiting

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1 Auction open to purebred comment holders with, 18+, U.S Residents only. Auction open 6/7-6/15. See  for full auction details. Winning bidder is obliged for profitable all compared taxes, fees, transfer, titling, and registration for a vehicle

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