VIDEO: Honda Civic Type R claims FWD record

The Honda Civic Type R has broken Renault’s strangehold on the unofficial lap record for a front-wheel drive car around the Nürburgring. This video shows a development Type R lapping the Ring in 7 minutes 50.63 seconds. Interestingly, the claim was recorded in May 2014, around the same time as Renault took the record back […]

Jenson Button drives Nürburgring Nordschleife

Here are two promo clips (one above, one below) from Honda featuring Jenson Button at the Nürburgring. He is behind the wheel of Honda’s current British built Civic Type R coupé. The first clip is a bit of banter before Button goes out for his first ever Nordschleife lap. The second, a hot lap, promises […]