Honda reveals early livery for 2012 WTCC Civic

Honda has revealed the first image of the Civic it plans to race in selected events in this year's World Touring Car Championship

Honda reveals early livery for 2012 WTCC Civic

AUTOSPORT revealed in February that the Japanese manufacturer planned to compete in a 'string of events' in late 2012, before committing to a full two-car campaign the following season.

The programme, which will be based around the Civic model, will be run by Italian team JAS Motorsport.

Honda's intended programme means that four manufacturers are likely to run factory WTCC programmes in 2013, with champion outfit Chevrolet likely to also be joined by Lada and SEAT.

The first round of this year's championship kicks off at Monza on 11 March.

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