Honda Civic Type R vs VW Golf GTI TCR

Picture of VW Golf GTI TCR (Mk VII facelift)
Picture of Honda Civic Type R (FK8)
Category VW Golf GTI TCRHonda Civic Type R
Engine layout 2.0 l R42.0 l R4
Max power (ps / bhp) 290 / 286320 / 316
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 380 / 280400 / 295
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1425 / 31421402 / 3091
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 204 / 201228 / 225
Average price €42,000€42,000

Lap Times 3

Track VW Golf GTI TCRHonda Civic Type R
Sachsenring 1:39.531:37.75
EuroSpeedway Lausitz 1:40.141:39.23
Hockenheim GP 2:03.602:02.80

Performance

Category VW Golf GTI TCRHonda Civic Type R
Top speed 260 kph (162 mph)272 kph (169 mph)
0 - 40 kph 1.9 s2.0 s
0 - 50 kph 2.3 s2.4 s
0 - 100 kph 5.2 s5.6 s
0 - 130 kph 7.8 s8.0 s
0 - 160 kph 11.2 s11.6 s
0 - 180 kph 14.4 s15.8 s
0 - 200 kph 18.4 s18.5 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.5 s @ 90.1 mph9.8 s @ 88.2 mph
1/4 mile 13.4 s13.5 s @ 108.0 mph
60 - 100 kph (4) 3.8 s3.7 s
60 - 100 kph (5) 5.4 s5.2 s
80 - 120 kph (4) 4.0 s4.1 s
80 - 120 kph (5) 5.3 s4.9 s
80 - 120 kph (6) 7.0 s6.7 s
80 - 160 kph (4) 8.8 s8.9 s
80 - 160 kph (5) 11.5 s11.2 s
80 - 160 kph (6) 15.5 s15.6 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 13.8 s13.9 s
Est. 0 - 100 mph - 0 18.9 s @ 1621 ft19.7 s @ 1673 ft
Est. max acceleration 0.59 g (6 m/s²)0.51 g (5 m/s²)
100 kph - 0 31 m (102 ft)33 m (108 ft)
200 kph - 0 128 m (421 ft)131 m (428 ft)
Fuel economy 8.8 l/100 km (27 mpg US / 32 UK)7.7 l/100 km (31 mpg US / 37 UK)

Summary

Category VW Golf GTI TCRHonda Civic Type R
Track Performance 290300
Straight line speed 23872453
Total 26772753

Verdict

There is no clear winner in this comparison.

This comparison has been viewed 449 times.

More acceleration data at dragrace.me

Acceleration graph

Acceleration chart
User avatar