JAS Civic Type-R "Circuit"

Posted by Matt Rus - July 31, 2008 - 0
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JAS Motorsport is official Honda partner in Touring Car Racing. Milano based company made some great racing results. They have 23 wins and 19 pole positions in Super Touring with their 283hp Honda Accord Euro R. They also won six times in WTCC Indipendent Trophy, they have 5 class wins in IRC and 2 class wins in WRC.

Civic Type-R “Circuit” with parts developed under FIA Gr.R specifications is their latest car. It’s powered by K20Z4 engine with over 265hp where revving ends at 8300rpm. Transmission is sequential 6-speed with cerametallic twin-disc clutch and limited slip differential. For brakes they used Brembo calipers combined with 328(278)mm discs. And what setup is for suspension? Front suspension is Mc Pherson with adjustable anti roll bar and rear is upgraded Twist Beam suspension. 3-way shock absorbers are also installed. For safety reasons and also to stiffen the chassis they built in JAS design roll cage. With only 1000kilos this Honda Civic Type R “Circuit” should be fast on track.

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    gate valves November 11, 2009 - 12:42 pm Reply

    amazing photography! i like the rear end of this car. looks really fast! love the aerodynamics.

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    brandon October 26, 2010 - 2:48 pm Reply

    GOD this thing looks sooo ugly i love the 2000’s models but now there look like those lincion cars americans make

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