Top Gear COTY for Honda Civic Type R

Another award for Honda’s hottest hatch

Last week it was named the top performance car to buy, now the Honda Civic Type R has been named Top Gear’s Car of the Year.

The British publication not only handed the Type R the top prize, it also handed the Honda the Hot Hatch and International Editors’ Car of the Year titles too.

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The magazine saying the recently released Honda offering is a step above rivals.

“The Civic Type R is addictive, rhythmic and devastatingly rapid; a true hero for the masses delivering accessibility and madness in one package. The thrill comes from the sheer single-mindedness of it.”

Other Top Gear COTY Category Winners Included:

  • Jaguar E-PACE – Crossover of the Year
  • Rolls-Royce Phantom - Luxury Car of the Year
  • Bentley Continental GT - GT of the Year
  • Bugatti Chiron - Hypercar of the Year
  • Volkswagen up! GTI – Pocket Rocket of the Year
  • Skoda KODIAQ - Family SUV of the Year
Unbeatable! Honda’s new Civic Type R.

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