but this is ac­tu­ally pretty neat. In 2013, Hon­dada in­tro­duced Mi­imo, an au­tonomouss com­pact lawn mower. Think of it as a Roomba of sorts for your grass.

For the 25th an­niver­sary of Honda's Type R di­vi­sion, Honda UK came up with an idea that is equal parts awe­some and hi­lar­i­ous. Fin­ished in Cham­pi­onship White paint, red “H” badg­ing, black “bumpers”,

What started out as a fac­tory 1973 BMW 3.0 CSL has gone un­der the knife over the past year, build­ing up to a full blown replica of the fa­mous 3.0 CSL Race Car – with a bit of a mod­ern twist.

The orig­i­nal mo­tor just wouldn't cut it for what Iza­guirre was af­ter, so he sourced an S50 out of an E36 M3. With the ad­di­tion of a Pre­ci­sion 6266 tur­bo­carger and a trunk ra­di­a­tor setup, the “race car” moniker isn't just some fluffed up ti­tle – this thing is built to bat­tle. Car­bon fiber will be used lib­er­ally in the dash­board, seats, and aero, and some 17-inch cen­ter-lock BBS wheels will fin­ish off the look at ground level.

The car is still un­der con­struc­tion, but we're told it's al­most ready to go. Keep an eye out for this nos­tal­gic racer at SEMA 2017. and sport­ing a cute lit­tle black and white spoiler, the new­est Mi­imo pro­to­type is mod­elled af­ter the new­est Civic Type R. It's the per­fect yard and garage ac­ces­sory for any en­thu­si­asts who al­ready own a real Type R. Un­veiled along­side the Mi­imo Type R was another edi­tion mod­eled af­ter Honda's CBR Fire­blade, com­plete with an ac­cu­rate liv­ery.

Rolling au­tonomously around your lawn, the Mi­imo Type R is de­signed to trim blades of glass so lightly and of­ten that you won't need to col­lect dead grass when it's done. The tiny clip­pings sim­ply scat­ter back into the lawn act­ing as a nat­u­ral fer­til­izer. When al­most out of bat­tery, the unit will re­turn it­self to its charg­ing point and re­fuel. Honda, please put this into pro­duc­tion for the sake of ne­glected car en­thu­si­asts' lawns every­where.

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