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It’s Type R time! Honda’s sportiest Civic available to order in U.K.

Some vehicles have fans so passionate, so loyal, and so dedicated, they’ll buy a car without even seeing it.

This is (sort of) the case with the new Honda Civic Type R.

For years, the sporty civic has been a fixture in the tuning community, and although it was never the fastest mill of the group, its ever-changing face has a place on the Mount Rushmore of street racing.

Because it’s garnered that popularity over a 17-year run, some buyers have put down their deposits even though a concept is all they’ve seen. The car is now available to order in the U.K.

It is a striking concept, though, with dramatic boy-racer styling, show car graphics, and a spoiler that’d make the U.S.S. Reliant jealous. And for 2015, it’s finally got it where it counts: under the hood.

Honda Civic Type R

Powering the little Honda’s front wheels is a 2.0-liter, turbocharged four-cylinder with more than 280 horsepower. That’s over 40 more than the S2000, and just 10 or so less than the iconic Acura NSX.

Related: Inside the Honda Civic Type R’s brilliant interactive advertisement

The boosted hatchback can be reserved in Britain for £3,000 ($4,690), and is due in European showrooms next year. Honda calls the Civic “the most extreme and high-performing Type R in the 22-year history of the red ‘H’ badge, signaling the start of a new performance era for the brand.”

Debuting in the new Civic is the ‘+R’ button, which when pressed, enhances the precision and attack of the car by modifying torque maps, increasing the response of the steering, and flexing the four-point Adaptive Damper System.

You can see it, and the car’s dual personalities in the brilliant Type R advertisement.