What car is an EP3?

What car is an EP3?

What car is an EP3?

Honda Civic Type R EP3
Honda Civic Type R EP3 used car buying guide. The first Honda Civic Type R introduced in 2001 couldn’t be any more different to today’s heavily-bodykitted, five door brute. In fact, this three-door hatch, codenamed EP3, and its very subtle looks feels understated compared with all its successors.

How much HP does an EP3 have?

With the extra air from the S300SX3 turbocharger, the EP3 delivers 520 horsepower to the wheels and 385 lb-ft of torque. The engine runs at 18 psi of boost on 92 octane fuel. To support the power increase, Brian installed a custom-built, one-piece, blue half cage.

What is an EP3?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. EP3 is the short for the 3rd episode of a certain series. It can also refer to: EP3 (Pixies EP)

Are Honda Civic Type R EP3 reliable?

The EP3 Type R is a fairly robust and reliable performance car, but they can cause trouble if they are not looked after properly.

Are EP3 fast?

Despite, this, this car will hit 62mph in 6.6 seconds, 0.2 seconds faster than the pre-facelift, and the top speed is 146mph, which is still pretty respectable by today’s standards. It’s also a fair bit quicker than the Mk4 Volkswagen Golf GTi, which was sold around the same time.

Is the EP3 a classic?

The Knowledge: The EP3 Civic Type-R is a sure-fire hot hatch classic in the making. Few modern hot hatches need as little introduction to aficionados as the Honda Civic Type R. And for many of those aficionados, it’s the EP3 version – the first to be imported officially to the UK – that counts as the definitive Type R.

What BHP is a EP3?

Powertrain specs

Engine type 4 DOHC i-VTEC
Displacement 2.0 l (122 ci)
Power 200 ps (197 bhp / 147 kw)
Torque 196 Nm (145 lb-ft)
Power / liter 100 ps (99 hp)

Is the EP3 Type R fast?

Is the Type R JDM?

DC2 Integra Type R In 1995, Honda introduced their first Integra Type R to the Japanese Domestic Market (JDM). In the JDM Type R this engine produces 200 PS (197 hp; 147 kW) at 8,000 rpm, whereas in the US models it produces 195 hp (198 PS; 145 kW) at 8,000 rpm and 130 lb⋅ft (176 N⋅m) of torque at 5,700 rpm.