The Type-R Integra showcases the passion shown to it by Honda's engineers. In this illustration, note the chassis' structural enhancements. These serve as the foundation upon wich Honda begins to differentiate the Type-R from the standard breed Integra.
Enhancements continue into the suspension:
The Type-R engine uses Honda's "VTEC" to improve engine breathing and generate impressive levels of power. Here is a quick computer animation showing the VTEC crossover in action:
Kelley Blue Book has an article where the Integra Type-R tops the list of cars "destined to be classics and collectibles in the future."
Follow this link to watch Best Motoring International's History of the Type-R: