Mugen has put it’s tuning touches on the Honda Civic Type-R sedan, which reduces it’s weight by 10kg and boosts power output of the high revving 2.0 litre i-VTEC engine to 240 horsepower at 8,000rpm – a boost of 15 horsepower. Peak torque of 217Nm is achieved at a high rev range of 7,000rpm.

Other upgraded features include a new Mugen bodykit, upgraded brakes, a new suspension kit, new wheels and tires and Mugen-badged Recaro bucket seats.

The Honda Civic Mugen RR has a limited edition production run – only 300 units will produced, finished in the Milan Red paint you see in these photos.

More photos and a video of the Honda Civic Mugen RR doing a lap around Japan’s Tsukuba circuit after the jump.

Video: Honda Civic Mugen RR