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2020 Honda Civic Type R: Small tweaks make a big difference

A few mechanical tweaks and a host of new safety equipment make the Honda Civic Type R even better than before.

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The Civic Type R gets a refresh for 2020.

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Championship White and Boost Blue. Love it.

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Small exterior tweaks bring the Type R in line with the rest of the 2020 Civic range.

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It still looks mighty good.

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The 2.0-liter turbo engine carries over unchanged, with 306 horsepower.

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New two-piece brake rotors give better stopping feel.

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No other car out there has a tri-tip exhaust.

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The Type R's interior gets a few changes, too.

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The steering wheel now has an Alcantara wrap.

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The new shifter is weighted, for better action.

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The 2020 Civic Type R goes on sale at the end of February. 

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