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Not for me they ain't...80s are old sure maybe whatever, but 90s and up are all new to me.
2 days, 6 hours ago on Parachutes and Panic Stations:</br>A 1300whp GT-R Street Car
Yeah, but it's still a Mustang, and just like there are people that look down on Civics, there are as many if not more people that put down Mustangs or anything American for that matter. Nothing against pony cars, but you're comparing grapefruits to oranges.
2 weeks ago on Production Ready At Last:</br> Honda’s 306hp Civic Type R
@dadecode It takes a big man to admit that he's wrong, I'm not a big man.
2 weeks, 1 day ago on Setting Standards: Mooneyes 2012
What's a WRX? A Corolla with boxer engine and a fancy AWD system? An RSX is a technological wonder compared to a WRX.
3 weeks ago on Production Ready At Last:</br> Honda’s 306hp Civic Type R
Prelude Type SH or not, all Hondas made between the year 1990 and 2000 had unequal length double-wishbone suspension design at all four corners (at least those that were sold in US).
3 weeks, 1 day ago on Production Ready At Last:</br> Honda’s 306hp Civic Type R
I thought phones were illegal to use when driving...
3 weeks, 2 days ago on Production Ready At Last:</br> Honda’s 306hp Civic Type R
1. Define serious.
2. It has RWB touches and that's what being discussed IMHO
3. What about Idlers events?
3 weeks, 4 days ago on Can RWB Do A Volkswagen?
@ryukyustriker @apex_DNA I've heard all about it, my buddy has moved to Japan last August and has yet to buy a car. On the contrary, with weaker yen Japanese car parts have become affordable again, for those of us with stronger currencies that is.
3 weeks, 4 days ago on Production Ready At Last:</br> Honda’s 306hp Civic Type R
@EhruMejil Get yourself a Ford then.
@ryukyustriker Civic is not sold in Japan anymore, but they will probably import the Type R model like they did with previous generation and called it Civic Type R Euro. We'll see.
@aw318i If they will sell them in Japan.
@AdamBezzegh But it's a Ford.
@cgpexcoupe @Gianluca FairladyZ Spaceship-design = Future?
How do you explain the FR-S then? Why can't Honda release a similar-sized, low roof, low and longer hoodline FWD car and call it an Integra?
@Emptypie @6A13TTFelipe And why is that?
@CharlesSangollo There is no JDM one.
@DanielOliva No reason to go with AWD if it's Honda, but for any other car manufacturer who attempted to make a proper FWD and failed? Sure, by all means.
@AdamBezzegh How's Evo 9 not a "factory-made boyracer-looking thing"?
@RSAnthony EK is just a facelift, albeit a major one, of the EG.
@ThelamusCeasar More like 2 decades late. First Civic Type R came out in 1997.
@Nicholas J OGara " It moves effortlessly, it looks like a rwd track car...not a Honda."
That's because it IS a Honda, and it moves accordingly.
@wujaszyna I knew that was gonna happen.
Dual Axis Strut Front Suspension? WTF is that? Honda's version of Toyota's Super Strut? Why can't Honda go back to double-wishbones all around, lightweight chassis, low hood lines, the works.
@EvolveWRC Always liked RSi's. Thanks for bringing it up. Gran Turismo 3 A-spec anyone?
@eddie I'd love to see more of his OG drift builds.
@Speedhunters Still no Osaka Auto Messe coverage?
1 month ago on Defining JDM:</br> Battle Evome Tsukuba Attack
@Mike Garrett @flyingjolly It is the 2nd longest-running indoor car show in the world after all.
1 month ago on Welcome To Sac-Town:</br> It’s Autorama Time
In regards to your deleted comment...
"F1 & FIA clamor about F1 being a lab for road cars. How is that possible with so many restrictions."
Honda's VTEC & PGM-FI systems, double-wishbone suspension, etc. down to the valve cover design of their '80/90s cars was a direct result of their experience in F1. And if you're talking about F1 today, well nothing is like how it was, from cars to music to the government, everything changed after the year 2001, we became "safer" and our lives became more boring as a result. This is solely my opinion of course.
1 month ago on Is This The Future Of F1?
@CaliZephyr70 @RaceSonoma @Speedhunters Same here.
1 month, 1 week ago on Welcome To Sac-Town:</br> It’s Autorama Time
@JustinOdijk And rightfully so.
1 month, 1 week ago on Is This The Future Of F1?
Nothing is on track as far as F1 is concerned, the only thing that will keep me interested this season is Honda working with McLaren again.
@Mike Garrett @apex_DNA Will we see any coverage of the event on SH?
1 month, 1 week ago on German-Born, California-Inspired,</br> Built In Japan
@Gianluca FairladyZ @Peter_Kelly Why not get the optional hardtop from Honda? No need for ugly imo (but functional) hardtops from Mugen, Spoon, etc.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on A Raw, Circuit-Ready S2000 Streeter
@Mike Garrett That's so cool. I live about 20 minutes from the venue, so I'm definitely looking forward to what draws your eye.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on German-Born, California-Inspired,</br> Built In Japan
@Speedhunters Will you guys be covering Sacramento Autorama this President's Day weekend?
Those are concave version RP-F1s, not RPF01s...
@3nigm4 @jacobherman14 Rotary?!
@uKENinam japarts.co.uk, japperformanceparts.co.uk, jappower.nl,
jappowernationals.co.uk, japspeed.co.uk, japtune.com, the list goes on...
I guess the
rest of the world didn't get the memo.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on From Skylines To Lowriders: <br />Welcome To Cholo’s
More small car features, please. Hatchbacks in particular.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Small & Scary: 13B Turbo Mazda 323
"In my humble 1980's biased perspective Mercedes hasn't produced a car since, with squared off edgy body lines and a racing heritage, that impresses me the way the 190E 16V does. Even when I see other Mercedes on the freeway, costing ten timed more than mine, I feel no envy."
The same could be said about late '80s, early '90s Hondas (depending on the model). I'm also sure other car manufacturers like Nissan of the same vintage would fall in to that category as well.
1 month, 3 weeks ago on Carbs Only Diet: A 190 Benz That Barks
More "JDM" articles please, especially with history in them.
1 month, 3 weeks ago on JDM Defined
"It is the opposite of consumer culture. Rather than throwing something
away, these artisans are customizing and reinventing. What if we all
kept our current cars for the next 30 years and each continued to
rebuild and reinvent them every few years?"
It's what I'm trying to achieve, 9 years under the belt so far, and 21 to go.
Very well-written article by the way. Thanks Speedhunters.
1 month, 3 weeks ago on Discussion: Searching For The</br> Lost Soul Of The Automobile
I love this thing already...
More small car features, please.
2 months ago on 1,200lbs Of Fun:<br /> A British Backroad Burner
@AndrewK996 Then don't leave the car where it can get stolen AND don't post photos of it online forums or on social media networks, a friendly reminder from a Honda owner.
2 months, 1 week ago on Shelby GT350R: A Street Legal Racecar
Articles like these is the reason I come to SH.
2 months, 2 weeks ago on UAE’s Best Kept Secret:<br/> The Hill Climb To Nowhere
Love that mini Benz, and are we gonna see any more of that Lada?
2 months, 2 weeks ago on The Weird & The Wonderful At</br> Tokyo Auto Salon 2015
The new NSX is already sold out in UK.
2 months, 2 weeks ago on The New NSX: Concept No More
@CollRaceovski This is a true Acura, if that makes any sense. And so do the rest of Acuras in the current line-up, except for maybe the RLX which is made in Japan and is sold there as a Honda Legend.
Will this be a limited release like most of your products, or is it something that we can count on, in say 6 months or 2 years from now?
2 months, 2 weeks ago on The Wait Is Over: <br/>Speedhunters Pro Camera Straps
This is beautiful.
2 months, 2 weeks ago on The Ford GT Is Back