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Dec 8, 1:51pm - #66612 
What do you think?

Alwright, finally im going to buy a new car.

I had my eye on a Celica GTS, but now a guy offered me his car. Honda Civic Type R.

Both cars are 2002 models. they cost the same.

The Type R is faster, right?

I think both are european types, GTS is 193 hp, Type R is 200 hp

What would you guys do?

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Dec 8, 1:54pm - #66613 
Type R is ugly IMO...GTS!!!!! grin

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Dec 8, 1:55pm - #66614 
umm celica confused...thats y we go on this site haha...do what you want man...whatever you like thumbsup


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Dec 8, 2:21pm - #66615 
99.9% of every1 here is going to say 2 get the celi tongue

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Dec 8, 2:24pm - #66616 
CELI!

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Dec 8, 3:27pm - #66617 
CELICA!!!


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Dec 8, 3:28pm - #66618 
EVERYTHINGcelica


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Dec 8, 3:38pm - #66619 
that civic would get banged if it came here

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Dec 8, 3:41pm - #66620 
i would never drive a honda...therefore...celica...

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Dec 8, 5:09pm - #66621 
i'd go with a celica anyday over a civic

btw, i wasnt even aware they made a type r civic. thought type r was reserved for acura. maybe i'm just rofl though

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Dec 8, 5:09pm - #66622 
or maybe its differenet in europe...anyway.

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Dec 8, 5:15pm - #66623 
i would go with the celica!!

and speed4theneed : Type R civics are not available in the states from the factory. Only in some foreign country's like japan,europe etc.


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Dec 8, 5:22pm - #66624 
Originally Posted by element_celica
i would go with the celica!!

and speed4theneed : Type R civics are not available in the states from the factory. Only in some foreign country's like japan,europe etc.


thanks, thats what i figured thumbsup america always gets the tuned down versions thumbsdown

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Dec 23, 12:24am - #66625 
theres just too many hondas out there, kinda turning into an eyesore. eek

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Dec 23, 12:33am - #66626 
please ppick the celica please do it for all of us

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Dec 23, 1:13am - #66627 
I thought an Integra was the only real "Type R?" confused

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Dec 23, 1:19am - #66628 
is the 2002 civic type r like the damn mini-van SI they sell here in the US? if so, then screw that crap... get the CELICA!!!!


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Dec 23, 1:26am - #66629 
Originally Posted by eastsideyodi
theres just too many hondas out there, kinda turning into an eyesore. eek


very true. if you want an economy car...buy honda. if you want a sportscar..buy celica.

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Dec 23, 1:33am - #66630 
Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
Originally Posted by eastsideyodi
theres just too many hondas out there, kinda turning into an eyesore. eek


very true. if you want an economy car...buy honda. if you want a sportscar..buy celica.


True that! Celica is beautiful!


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Dec 23, 3:08am - #66631 
Get a Civic if you are over twenty and date pre-teens. Get a Celica if you are a pimp or pimpess. Not a word but I like it, okay? Just lay off. Stop hassling me.


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Dec 23, 5:03am - #66632 
pimptress is what we call it thumbsup

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Dec 23, 5:50am - #66633 
celica! you wont b disapointed


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Dec 23, 6:51am - #66634 
Why did you even ask?

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C'mon!!!


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Dec 23, 11:32am - #66635 
Um... I'm gonna have to go with the majority opinion... get the celica.


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Dec 23, 11:33am - #66636 
Great choice. The good part is that you weren't swayed by anyone's opinion. You were your own person and made up your own mind. grin


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Dec 23, 11:35am - #66637 
civic type R is UGLY, its a minivan with 2 doors


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Dec 23, 12:00pm - #66638 
I think I'll be the only one to say go with the Civic-R.

Try out the Intgera Type-R while you're at it. I like it better than both Civic-R and the GTS. The difference of power is really noticeable beteween the 3.

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Look at those, they're so nice!

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Dec 23, 12:20pm - #66639 
GTS. The Euro Spec Integra Type-R would be a better choice than a Civic.


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Dec 23, 11:16pm - #66640 
grab a celica GTS if you want the ladies jocking you, civic type r is if you want guys jocking you to jack the car and take the motor

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Dec 23, 11:26pm - #66641 
if you want an unbiased opinion..you shouldnt be asking a celica site thumbsup

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Dec 24, 4:35am - #66642 
celica. what else? done.

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Dec 24, 1:53pm - #66643 
Never been to Iceland, but if its like the rest of Europe, speed really doesn't help much on narrow roads, plus the Celi owns the R in looks.

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