New Civic Tourer takes Center Stage of Honda's 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show Display
FRANKFURT, GERMANY, Aug 7, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda announced its 2013
Frankfurt Motor Show line-up including the first public appearance of the new
Civic Tourer and the updated Civic 5-door. In addition, Honda will showcase a
host of modern and historic racing machines alongside its ultimate sportscar,
the NSX Concept, highlighting Honda's racing DNA and sporty pedigree.
Civic Tourer & Updated Civic 5-door
The mass production Civic Tourer will be unveiled to the public for the first
time at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show. The exterior design of the Civic Tourer
is sleek and sophisticated whilst also offering class leading interior space.
The new Civic Tourer was developed and designed in Europe and will be built at
Honda's UK manufacturing factory. It will be launched from early 2014.
The Civic range will be further strengthened with the addition of an updated
Civic 5-door, featuring exterior and interior refinements which will be
displayed for the first time at Frankfurt Motor Show.
Honda NSX Concept II
This concept, first shown in Europe at the Geneva Motor Show earlier in the
year, suggests a potential direction for the next-generation NSX's
interior design. The NSX will act as the halo of the Earth Dreams Technology
series, embodying Honda's philosophy of balancing dynamic performance with
McLaren Honda MP4/4 Heritage F1 Car
Powered by a 1500cc V6 twin-turbo engine, this iconic machine dominated the
1988 F1 series, winning 15 of 16 GPs. It set the record for the number of GP
wins in a season and won both the Constructor's and Driver's
championships. Honda will return to F1 in 2015 under a joint project with
Honda WTCC Car
Honda is competing in the 2013 FIA World Touring Car Championship with drivers
Gabriele Tarquini and Tiago Monteiro and Honda will be displaying the 2013 car
at Frankfurt 2013. The Civic WTCC car utilises the HR412E engine, a completely
bespoke 1.6 liter 4 cylinder direct injection turbo-charged petrol engine,
fully conforming to FIA regulations for the WTCC.
Honda will also display the RC213V Race Motorcycle that is currently being
raced in Moto GP for the Repsol Honda team, further demonstrating Honda's
passion and pedigree in the world of motor sports.
The Honda Press Conference will be held at the Honda Booth (Hall 9: Stand B11)
on September 10, starting at 1:30 pm (CET).
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