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
Max power (ps / bhp) 300 / 296320 / 316
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 400 / 295400 / 295
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1443 / 31811406 / 3100
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 208 / 205228 / 224
Average price €41,000€40,000

Acceleration

Speed & distance Megane RS TrophyHonda Civic Type R
0 - 40 kph 2.1 s2.0 s
0 - 50 kph 2.4 s2.4 s
0 - 80 kph 4.2 s4.3 s
0 - 100 kph 5.5 s5.5 s
0 - 130 kph 8.9 s8.0 s
0 - 160 kph 12.8 s11.6 s
0 - 180 kph 16.1 s15.8 s
0 - 200 kph 20.8 s18.5 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.8 s @ 87.6 mph9.8 s @ 88.2 mph
1/4 mile 14.2 s13.5 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 s11.2 s
80 - 160 kph (6) 17.1 s15.6 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 15.4 s13.9 s

General performance

Category Megane RS TrophyHonda Civic Type R
Top speed 259 kph (161 mph)272 kph (169 mph)
Est. 0 - 100 mph - 0 20.6 s @ 1781 ft19.7 s @ 1673 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 9.5 l/100 km (25 mpg US / 30 UK)6.6 l/100 km (36 mpg US / 43 UK)
100 kph - 0 33 m (108 ft)33 m (107 ft)
200 kph - 0 136 m (445 ft)131 m (428 ft)

Summary

Category Megane RS TrophyHonda Civic Type R
Track Performance 398391
Straight line speed 21752789
Total 25723181

Verdict

Civic Type R is the fastest by a small margin.

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Nick Harry  1m ago

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

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Thank you

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