During the SEMA show, Honda has announced its latest Civic Type R’s 2.0-litre VTEC Turbo engine is available for sale. The heartbeat of the fastest front-wheel drive vehicle in the world is now available for sale as a crate engine. It can be purchased via Honda Performance Development’s Honda Racing Line Programme.
The K20C1 engine that produces 306 hp and 400 NM will now also open up to professional racers for verified and close course circuit application. Before this, Civic Type R crate engine is only available to Europe and Asia-based amateur racers.
If you’re a local race car driver, now here is where you can lay your hands on this beast http://hpd.honda.com/racing-line/. However, good things don’t come cheap. The engine costs RM 27,568 excluding of shipping cost and Honda Racing Line membership. So for those who are interested, be prepare to burn a hole in your pocket before you get to burn the street.
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