Collection: Honda Civic / Type R Suspension

9 Aftermarket Motorsports collection of Honda Civic / Type R suspension systems include coilovers and components allow for increased driver experience by offering ride height, dampening, and alignment adjustability.
Apexi coilovers in red with white background for Honda Civic type R

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Apexi coilovers in red with white background for honda civic type R

About Honda Civic / Type R Suspension

The Honda Civic Type R is renowned for its dynamic performance and agile handling, but for enthusiasts seeking an extra edge on the road or track, a variety of suspension upgrades and aftermarket parts are available to elevate the driving experience to new heights. These modifications can enhance the Civic Type R's responsiveness, cornering stability, and overall performance.

  1. Performance Coilover Systems:
    Upgrade the stock suspension with high-performance coilover systems. These systems allow for adjustable ride height, damping, and compression settings, enabling drivers to fine-tune the suspension to their preferred driving style and road conditions.
  2. Adjustable Sway Bars:
    Sway bars, also known as anti-roll bars, play a crucial role in minimizing body roll during cornering. Upgrading to adjustable sway bars allows drivers to fine-tune the balance between understeer and oversteer, optimizing the Civic Type R's handling characteristics.
  3. Lowering Springs:
    Lowering springs provide a sportier stance and lower the center of gravity, improving handling and responsiveness. Carefully engineered to maintain a comfortable ride, these springs can transform the Civic Type R's aesthetics and performance.
  4. Performance Bushings:
    Replace stock rubber bushings with high-performance polyurethane or solid bushings. This upgrade reduces flex and improves suspension responsiveness, resulting in better handling precision and feedback.
  5. Upgraded Strut Bars:
    Strut bars enhance chassis rigidity by connecting the front or rear struts, reducing flex during hard cornering. This improvement translates to more precise steering and improved overall stability.
  6. High-Performance Shocks:
    Upgrading to performance shocks complements other suspension modifications by providing better damping control. This results in improved handling and a more composed ride, especially during spirited driving.
  7. Big Brake Kits:
    While not directly related to suspension, big brake kits can enhance overall performance by providing better stopping power. Upgraded brakes are essential, especially when pushing the limits of the Civic Type R's capabilities on the track.
  8. Performance Tires and Wheels:
    The choice of tires and wheels significantly impacts the Civic Type R's handling. Upgrading to high-performance tires and lightweight wheels enhances grip, agility, and acceleration.
  9. Camber Kits:
    Adjustable camber kits allow fine-tuning of the wheel alignment, optimizing tire contact with the road surface. This modification is crucial for achieving optimal handling and tire wear.
  10. Performance Alignment:
    Professional alignment services tailored to performance driving can maximize the benefits of suspension upgrades. This ensures that all components work together harmoniously to deliver an exceptional driving experience.

Before embarking on a suspension upgrade journey, it's essential for enthusiasts to consider their driving preferences, whether it be daily commuting, spirited weekend drives, or track-focused performance. Additionally, professional installation and alignment are recommended to achieve the best results and maintain the Civic Type R's balance between comfort and performance.