Honda Civic Type R the first generation to use B16B engine, which appeared in the generation Civic EK (1997-2000). This is the only Civic Type R which uses Honda B engine family, because after that, Honda chose to use the machine series K. Then why these machines are covered?
Well, as spelled out earlier, this machine was first made a name Civic Type R legendary. In addition, with a capacity of 1.6 liter DOHC VTEC, B16B is a 1.6 liter engine the most powerful of all time. Its output up to 185 PS with torque peak reaches 9,000 rpm. Derivatives, B18C, used by Honda / Acura Integra Type R, with power reaching 190 PS, mainly marketed in the United States.
|Honda B16B engine used in Civik EK - first generation of Type R|