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Honda Civic Type R (2008)
Debut Series 1-75 Metro Rides
Produced 2008 - 2012
Number MB753
Designer Ryu Asada
Scale 1:61
0826CivicRed

Vehicle HistoryEdit

Produced from 2006 to 2011, the third generation Honda Civic Type R is a sports compact offered in 4 door saloon and 3 door hatchback body styles. A high performance version of the regular Civic, the FN2 version was only sold in Europe and differed than the one sold in Asia due to its body style and chassis being shared with the European Civic in its construction.

The Matchbox Honda Civic Type R (2008) debuted for the 2008 1-75 mainline under the Metro Rides Series in Red. The casting has a number of MB753 and was in production from 2008 to 2012 when it was discontinued.

Technical SpecsEdit

Engine: 2.0L I4

Output: 198hp

0-60: 6.3 sec.

Top Speed: 146mph


VersionsEdit

The Honda Civic Type R (2008) has been released in the following 1/64 models :-

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes Photo
MB26 2008 Metro Rides 1/7 Red Detailed Headlights, Grille and Tail lights Black / Plastic Smoke Black M002f M2630 Thailand Base Code(s):A40 0826CivicRed
MB26 2008 Metro Rides 1/7 Lemon Detailed Headlights, Grille and Tail lights Black / Plastic Smoke Black M002f P6530 Thailand 0826CivicYellow
MB26 2009 Metro Rides 2/9 Metalflake Silver Detailed Headlights, Grille and Tail lights Black / Plastic Smoke Black M002f P2915 Thailand Base Code(s): B25 HondaCivicTypeRSilver
MB26 2009 Metro Rides 2/9 White Detailed Headlights, Grille and Tail lights Black / Plastic Smoke Black M002f R2720 Thailand Base Code(s): B35 0926CivicWhite
SF2 2009 Superfast Gray Metalflake Charcoal with 09 Civic Type R Tampos Black / Plastic Smoke Black 5SpokeSuperfast Thailand 09SF2Civic
2009 Superfast

40th Anniversary

1969-2009

2/

Gray Metalflake charcoal with 09 Civic Type R Racing Black / plastic smoke Black 5SpokeSuperfast Thailand 09SF2Civic
MB29 2010 Metro Rides 5/6 Indigo Detailed headlights and tail lights Black / Plastic Smoke Black M002f R4965 Thailand Base Code(s): C26 Metro Rides 08 Honda Civic Type R
MB29 2011 Metro Rides 4/6 Metallic Tangerine Detailed Trim, "Tangerine" license plates Black / Plastic Smoke Black


M006f

T8924 Thailand Base Code(s): C47 2011 Metro Rides 08 Honda Civic Type R orange
MB117 2012 National Park 7/10 Metallic Green Detailed headlights and tail lights/ "Type R" On back with "I Love Yosimite" Bumper Sticker Black / Plastic Smoke Black 5SpokeSuperfastSport W4804 Thailand Base Code(s):E34 2012-MBXNationalPark-HondaCivicTypeR-Green
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