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Old 11-24-2021, 02:05 PM   #201
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Old 11-24-2021, 04:49 PM   #202
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This car keeps moving up on my list. The Integra is off the list - not only ugly but 7" longer than the Civic hatch it's based on, wtf Acura.

It's probably this or the Type R, but if the GR is half as fun to drive as the GR4, it wins.

I'm ok with a 270 hp GTI fighter or 320 hp Gold R competitor, but I want at least the AWD from the GR4 if not the diffs. If it's FWD, that's just an FU from Toyota America and I'll pass.
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Old 11-24-2021, 05:08 PM   #203
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This car keeps moving up on my list. The Integra is off the list - not only ugly but 7" longer than the Civic hatch it's based on, wtf Acura.
No way. Is that true? How could it look so similar yet be so much longer? So stupid.
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Old 11-24-2021, 08:11 PM   #204
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This car keeps moving up on my list. The Integra is off the list - not only ugly but 7" longer than the Civic hatch it's based on, wtf Acura.

It's probably this or the Type R, but if the GR is half as fun to drive as the GR4, it wins.

I'm ok with a 270 hp GTI fighter or 320 hp Gold R competitor, but I want at least the AWD from the GR4 if not the diffs. If it's FWD, that's just an FU from Toyota America and I'll pass.

If it comes with or has an option for the circuit pack (front/rear torsen LSD's), it's my next car. If not, it's an 86/BRZ. It's just a question of which Toyota product. The MT article is half correct. While tuners in Japan are hitting that HP, tuners in Australia are already at 450-475 HP at the hubs. If the diffs come it's a Golf R/STi competitor. No diffs then they will target the WRX and I won't buy an AWD car without those diffs. They f'd us on the Yaris so I'm not taking it a second time. I'd rather just spend less and get a RWD platform. Hopefully we know something soon. They have to show the car by Spring. It's been in the works the whole time.

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Old 11-24-2021, 10:18 PM   #205
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This car keeps moving up on my list. The Integra is off the list - not only ugly but 7" longer than the Civic hatch it's based on, wtf Acura.

It's probably this or the Type R, but if the GR is half as fun to drive as the GR4, it wins.

I'm ok with a 270 hp GTI fighter or 320 hp Gold R competitor, but I want at least the AWD from the GR4 if not the diffs. If it's FWD, that's just an FU from Toyota America and I'll pass.
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No way. Is that true? How could it look so similar yet be so much longer? So stupid.
Yeah I am struck by that too. Varmint where did you get that information from? Have official specs/dimensions been released for the Integra?
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Old 11-25-2021, 12:26 AM   #206
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No way. Is that true? How could it look so similar yet be so much longer? So stupid.
The Acura guy who mentioned the length said they wanted it to look like a sedan. I donít think you can understand this crap unless you work for Acura. Itís 2Ē shorter than a Mustang.
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Old 11-25-2021, 12:35 AM   #207
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Yeah I am struck by that too. Varmint where did you get that information from? Have official specs/dimensions been released for the Integra?
Acura product planner in this article says itís 1-2Ē longer than the sedan which means 6-7Ē longer than the hatch. You can see the overhangs are larger especially the rear.

https://www.autoblog.com/2021/11/15/acura-integra-prototype-explained/

ďNone of the sheetmetal is shared with either the four-door or the five-door Civic,Ē Rivers explains. ďAnd I attest it to, itís like the mix of those two body styles, because if you actually had the five-door [Civic Hatchback] next to this car, itís significantly different. This is an inch or two longer than the Sedan. Because weíve made the roof such a sloping line, it gives hatchback five-door vibes, but really itís a sedan in shape, and also has that versatility with the hatchback.Ē
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Old 11-25-2021, 08:19 AM   #209
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Old 11-25-2021, 11:05 AM   #210
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I posted an article in this thread that did not belong, caught it and erased it quick. Need 5 to erase.
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