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Old 09-22-2008, 02:30 AM   #1
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B16 2000 civic hatch vs 05 FoFoST

Friend swapped a b16 into his 2000 civic hatch. Motor is supposed to have like 170 hp at the crank and like 110 torque or something. I've ridden in it and my Focus ST feels more powerful. I have a feeling the Civic will win in a drag though because of its peaking HP...what do you guys think?

I do know that my car handles a lot better HAHA!


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Old 09-22-2008, 02:48 AM   #2
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I think ud get him.
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Old 09-23-2008, 01:02 PM   #3
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Dont they come with a B16 engine? I havent driven a ST(beaten a few). you would be able to hold him off for a while.
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I know the older civics were pretty light.. he may have u on just that factor, but its been a while since i've actually paid attention to hondas seeing as i sold mine a while ago
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Old 09-23-2008, 08:16 PM   #5
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look at my avatar should answer your question...
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i raced my buddys crx with b16 swap. i had him all the way till he hit vtec and he pulled about 3 cars on me. but crxs and super light and it was gutted.
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So... from what King Crab says and everyone else, you should have him. I would have to agree. Vtec kicks in and he may pull close but he won't have you off the line with the TQ you are putting down vs the Honda motor. even in a 1/4 mile I think stock for stock you would still smoke em', but not by much.
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i had him from a dig and all the way till about 6 or when ever his kicked in then he pulled. how ever the 06 si's. they are slow as balls.
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