The 2018 Honda Civic Type R Includes Plenty of Technology

The 2018 Civic Type R is a sporty Civic with a racing heritage. It delivers a powerful performance on the road and is one of the most thrilling and engaging experiences behind the wheel. Car and Driver says that it has “an amazing mix of performance and poise.” But it’s the technology inside the Civic Type R that may surprise some drivers who might not expect such an impressive sport-tuned vehicle to offer the same comfort, convenience, and connectivity technology found in more traditional sedans.

  • A comfortable cabin with technology that makes life easier
  • Stay entertained by streaming your favorite music or podcast
  • Allows drivers to stay safely connected with hands-free technology

Comfort and Convenience Features

The Civic Type R includes technology that is specifically geared towards providing comfort and convenience to the driver and passengers. These features help make life on the road go a little more smoothly. With a look in the cabin, drivers can expect to find features such as:

  • Driver’s and Front Passenger’s Illuminated Window and Door Lock Controls
  • Cruise Control
  • 12-Volt Power Outlet
  • Rear Window Defroster with Timer
  • Illuminated Steering Wheel Mounted Controls
  • Push Button Start
  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control System
  • Headlights-On Reminder
  • Power Door Locks
  • Power Windows with Auto-Up / Down for the Driver and Front Passenger’s Windows
2018 Honda Civic Type R Steering Wheel and Technology Features


2018 Honda Civic Type R Interior


Whether you’re on a long journey or just dashing around the corner, the Civic Type R has plenty of ways to stay entertained and keep the mood inside the cabin lifted—even if you’re stuck in traffic. You can stream music from your devices or even discover new artists with Pandora Compatibility and Sirius XM Radio. You’ll also get a crystal clear, high-quality sound with a 540-Watt Premium Audio System inside.

  • Bluetooth Streaming Audio
  • Pandora Compatibility
  • Speed-Sensitive Volume Control
  • USB Audio Interface
  • 7-inch Display Audio Touchscreen with Customizable Feature Settings
  • SiriusXM Radio
  • HD Radio
  • 540-Watt Premium Audio System with 12 Speakers, including Subwoofer


Drivers can stay safely and easily connected when behind the wheel with a long list of connectivity features. Send, receive, and draft text messages safely with the SMS text message function, and have access to your favorite content on your devices with smartphone integration, all without taking your hands off the wheel and your eyes off the road.

  • Bluetooth HandsFreeLink
  • SMS Text Message Function
  • HondaLink
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Android Auto
2018 Honda Civic Type R Apple Carplay
2018 Honda Civic Type R Navigation System

Navigation System

The Civic Type R also comes with a Honda satellite-linked navigation system that can help you reach your destination stress-free. With turn-by-turn directions and Honda HD Digital Traffic, you can select your preferred route without stressing about taking wrong turns or getting lost in unfamiliar areas. And with voice recognition, you can input instructions without having to take your hands off the wheel.

More Technology

The Civic Type R also includes exterior technology including a security system and walk away auto lock to secure your belongings inside the Civic Type R. Other exterior technology features include:

  • Integrated Rear-Window Antenna
  • Security System with Remote Entry and Hatch Release
  • One-Touch Turn Indicators
  • Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock
  • Rear Window Wiper / Washer with Heated Wiper Zone
  • LED Headlights with Auto-On / Off
2018 Honda Civic Type R Front End View

Test Drive Today

Learn more about the technology inside the 2018 Honda Civic Type R by contacting us or by visiting your nearest New England Honda Dealer. Explore current offers and sit behind the wheel to experience the Civic Type R with a test drive today.

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Phone: (877) 770-8091

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