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Honda to Auction the first 2017 Civic Type R (VIN 01) for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation

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The first 2017 Honda Civic Type R (VIN 01) will be auctioned ahead of arrival at U.S. dealerships on the siteBring a Trailer, with all proceeds benefitting the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation, a charity for sick children. The auction will close on June 15 and the current highest bid as of June 7 is $50,000.

This is the first Honda Civic Type R to be sold in America and is the fastest, most powerful Honda of all-time produced for the U.S so it is truly a unique opportunity that benefits a great cause. The Honda Civic Type R has recently established itself as the fastest front-wheel-drive production car in the world setting a record lap time of 7 minutes 43.80 seconds on the famous Nürburgring Nordschleife, smashing the old record by over three seconds.

View the record setting lap below:

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