Honda Civic Type R vs Renault Megane RS Trophy

Picture of Renault Megane RS Trophy (Mk IV)
Picture of Honda Civic Type R (FK8)
Category Megane RS TrophyHonda Civic Type R
Engine layout 1.8 l R42.0 l R4
Max power (ps / bhp) 300 / 296320 / 316
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 400 / 295400 / 295
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1477 / 32561406 / 3100
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 203 / 200228 / 224
Average price €43,000€40,000

Acceleration

Speed & distance Megane RS TrophyHonda Civic Type R
0 - 40 kph 2.1 s1.9 s
0 - 50 kph 2.4 s2.4 s
0 - 60 kph 3.1 s3.1 s
0 - 70 kph 3.8 s3.6 s
0 - 80 kph 4.2 s4.2 s
0 - 90 kph 5.0 s4.8 s
0 - 100 kph 5.4 s5.5 s
0 - 110 kph 6.5 s6.5 s
0 - 120 kph 7.3 s7.3 s
0 - 130 kph 8.4 s8.0 s
0 - 140 kph 9.6 s9.6 s
0 - 150 kph 10.8 s10.5 s
0 - 160 kph 12.2 s11.6 s
0 - 170 kph 13.8 s13.3 s
0 - 180 kph 16.1 s15.8 s
0 - 200 kph 20.8 s18.5 s
1000 m 24.8 s @ 214.9 kph25.3 s @ 214.0 kph
Est. 1/8 mile 9.8 s @ 87.6 mph9.8 s @ 87.6 mph
1/4 mile 13.8 s @ 106.3 mph13.5 s @ 108.0 mph

Rolling acceleration

Speed Megane RS TrophyHonda Civic Type R
60 - 100 kph (4) 4.3 s3.7 s
60 - 100 kph (5) 6.6 s5.2 s
80 - 120 kph (4) 4.2 s4.1 s
80 - 120 kph (5) 5.9 s4.8 s
80 - 120 kph (6) 8.7 s6.7 s
80 - 160 kph (4) 9.0 s8.9 s
80 - 160 kph (5) 12.4 s11.1 s
80 - 160 kph (6) 17.1 s15.4 s
80 - 120 kph 3.1 s2.9 s
Est. 100 - 140 kph 4.1 s4.1 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 15.3 s14.5 s

Braking distance

Speed Megane RS TrophyHonda Civic Type R
50 kph - 0 9 m (29 ft)8 m (27 ft)
100 kph - 0 32 m (106 ft)32 m (106 ft)
130 kph - 0 60 m (196 ft)58 m (191 ft)
190 kph - 0 132 m (433 ft)132 m (433 ft)
200 kph - 0 136 m (445 ft)131 m (428 ft)

General performance

Category Megane RS TrophyHonda Civic Type R
Top speed 265 kph (165 mph)272 kph (169 mph)
Est. 0 - 100 mph - 0 20.6 s @ 1781 ft20.2 s @ 1722 ft
Est. max acceleration 0.55 g (5 m/s²)0.51 g (5 m/s²)
18m slalom 71.1 kph (44.2 mph)70.2 kph (43.6 mph)
Fuel economy 6.8 l/100 km (35 mpg US / 42 UK)6.6 l/100 km (36 mpg US / 43 UK)

Summary

Category Megane RS TrophyHonda Civic Type R
Track Performance 398392
Straight line speed 41454764
Total 45435157

Verdict

Civic Type R is the fastest by a small margin.

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Nick Harry  9m ago

Renaultsport have come up trumps again though. Beats the Type R on 3 out of 4 tracks!

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