Top 5 Most Popular Project Cars From Honda
Japanese domestic market, or JDM as it is popularly called, refers to cars that are only made for domestic markets and are incredibly tuneable and customisable. Being a significant player in Japan, Honda has produced some of the most amazing, distinctive, and iconic automobiles. Here are the top 5 Honda project cars available in both domestic and foreign markets.
5. Honda CRX
Civic Renaissance Experimental, also known as the CRX, is a sports-oriented, three-door coupe that was manufactured from 1983 to 1991. The CRX has a well-proven 1.6-liter Inline-4 engine with a maximum power output of 135 bhp. The front engine, front wheel drive automobile was renowned for its power, agile handling, and fuel efficiency.
4. Honda Integra
The Integra, a high-end and performance-oriented Civic model, went into production in 1985 and continued until 2021. The Integra began life as a small car but has since been offered in coupe, sedan, and liftback versions. It had a 1.8-liter VTEC engine with a redline of about 195 hp at 8700 rpm. The Integra Type R achieved success in the Asian, British, and World Challenge Touring Car Championships.
3. Honda Civic
One of the most popular vehicles ever sold worldwide. Over a whopping 27 million Civics were sold between 1972 and 2021 across 11 generations. The Civic is renowned for being dependable, environmentally friendly, and fuel-efficient, while the Type R enhances those qualities with performance and sportiness. Civics are well-liked in the tuner culture because they are straightforward, affordable, and flexible.
2. Honda S2000
A sports car with an open top, the S2000 was manufactured from 1999 to 2009. Honda celebrated its golden jubilee in the industry with the introduction of this vehicle. As implied by the name, the S2000 has a 2.0-liter Inline 4-cylinder engine. It was a unique vehicle with a 124 bhp/liter power output. The limited-edition S2000s known as “clubrace” hold a special place in the JDM scene and are now prized collectibles.
1. Honda NSX
The NSX is a rear-wheel-drive, mid-engine coupe sports car that seats two people. This was the most potent Honda vehicle to that point when it was introduced in 1990 with a 3.0 litre V6 engine producing 274 horsepower. It reached a top speed of 270 km/h and completed the 0-100 km/h sprint in 5.9 seconds. As the name “new sportscar experimental” suggests, Honda went all-in with this vehicle, and the first generation had a body made entirely of aluminium. The second generation, or current model, is a monstrous vehicle with a 3.5 litre twin-turbo V6 and three electric motors to complete the hybrid powertrain.