When asked if he looked to another automaker's high performance model in building the new 2012 Si, Honda Civic chief engineer Mitsuru Horikoshi was unequivocal. 'No', he said, in plain English, his translator not being needed to communicate this most basic thought to the assembled journalists.

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Comments

    • Edi123eli YT
      Edi123eli YT

      Am I the only person that’s looking at this video in 2019?

      about 3 days ago
    • AutoGuide.com
      AutoGuide.com In reply to Edi123eli YT

      No, lots of people look at this when shopping used cars! Thanks for watching!

      about 2 days ago
    • joe shmoo
      joe shmoo

      It looks like the subaru brz might be a cooler option cuz if the rear wheel drive plus it looks better. Hmm idk

      about 2 months ago
    • joe shmoo
      joe shmoo

      It looks like u should just get the 4 door si since the coupe looks just as long

      about 2 months ago
    • Kiba Whitefang
      Kiba Whitefang In reply to joe shmoo

      The coupe weights less than the sedan, so for performance it's a better option too. :)

      about 1 month ago
    • Super Pancho
      Super Pancho

      Had my 2012 for 2 years and some change now got it at 49,000 miles and now clocked at 87,000 miles and still running strong. Only major issue I’ve had was getting my CMC changed at 62,000 miles, since then no problems. Just regular oil changes. Once I get to 120K I’ll be upgrading to a Stage 1 clutch. Any owners out there reached over 150K yet? I plan on riding this Si til the wheels fall off lol.

      about 2 months ago
    • Kiba Whitefang
      Kiba Whitefang In reply to Super Pancho

      +Super Pancho I wouldn't do anything even if I had it because changing the values on the screens can alter and damage engine properties levels. Is best to find a trustworthy tuner if you're yet a beginner. Also, I am told that whenever someone wants to tune up, it is wise to start with suspension system and tires among other things and work from there. :) On the other hand, I would definitely invest my money to get a better job and stuff before I even think to spend money on a car. Lol

      about 1 month ago
    • Super Pancho
      Super Pancho In reply to Super Pancho

      Kiba Whitefang I’m not to familiar with it myself but there should be videos of it. My 9th gen is still bonestock.

      about 1 month ago
    • Kiba Whitefang
      Kiba Whitefang In reply to Super Pancho

      +Super Pancho Thanks buddy! :) I am just wondering how to use a Hondata but that's too complicated! D:

      about 1 month ago
    • Super Pancho
      Super Pancho In reply to Super Pancho

      Kiba Whitefang it’s a steal man. Congrats.

      about 1 month ago
    • Kiba Whitefang
      Kiba Whitefang In reply to Super Pancho

      +Super Pancho :) I know right? I thought of getting it orange but even most ladies prefer it white as I am told by them. I managed to haggle the price down to $13,500 at least. Plus navigation, 2 original keys with an extra copy.

      about 1 month ago
    • SEA3world
      SEA3world

      I have a serious question... Does the 2013 Honda Civic SI comes with Hill Starter Assistance (HSA) ???
      I know the 2014+ has it!

      about 8 months ago
    • pavel1809
      pavel1809

      I m looking for a red one with low mileage

      about 1 year ago
    • Ben Jones
      Ben Jones In reply to pavel1809

      I have a 2012 Honda Civic SI Sedan in red I would be willing to sell with less than 50k miles on it.

      about 2 months ago
    • Indy Fist
      Indy Fist In reply to pavel1809

      pavel1809 I’m buying one tomorrow for 14k with 1200 miles

      about 6 months ago
    • Derek A
      Derek A

      FA5 OR DIE

      about 1 year ago
    • kingcamilo
      kingcamilo

      ill keep the type s

      about 2 years ago
    • Yerrr
      Yerrr

      This guy doesn't know jack shit about the 8th or this 9th gen si lol

      about 2 years ago
    • Ben Miller
      Ben Miller

      Seems. Very Courageous. duck draconian What do you think, guys? !!

      about 3 years ago
    • TheEarl96
      TheEarl96

      looks? yes the 8th gen is better, but the 9th gen is a better built si imo. it has much more usable torque for city driving and a all around better engine. the 9k tach was nice but thats all i miss on the 8th gen. the bolt ons are almost the same, the 9th gen just needs more time so people can familiarize themselves with the new motor and setup. 

      about 4 years ago
    • dapper_si
      dapper_si

      Have to say after the '14 refresh on the suspension, interior, and technology, this car really stepped up to be one of the best for the money.

      about 4 years ago
    • goldleader
      goldleader In reply to dapper_si

      dapper_si 2013*

      about 2 years ago
    • Lee Sun
      Lee Sun

      So fucken ugly looking. 06-11 looks so much better.

      about 4 years ago
    • Native2458
      Native2458

      Hopefully this can car can come down in price to maybe $15,000 soon.  

      about 4 years ago
    • Kiba Whitefang
      Kiba Whitefang In reply to Native2458

      +Kevin Gomez I'm going to get it, white and from 2013. 50k miles on it, and I haggled the price down to $13,500 so far.

      about 1 month ago
    • marv diaz
      marv diaz In reply to Native2458

      +Kevin Gomez oh my bad I miss read your comment lol yea thats a good ass deal just make sure it hasent been fuckerd with by ricers. The motor is good and will last a long time

      about 3 months ago
    • Kevin Gomez
      Kevin Gomez In reply to Native2458

      +marv diaz yeah I'm THINKing buying it but idk

      about 3 months ago
    • marv diaz
      marv diaz In reply to Native2458

      +Kevin Gomez it's hard to find a 12 si with low miles plus after everything it was 15 k which is pretty good

      about 3 months ago
    • Kevin Gomez
      Kevin Gomez In reply to Native2458

      +marv diaz what you think this 2012 honda civic is stock they want 11,000$ and has 76miles on it its from a delaership oh and is stick shift

      about 3 months ago
    • Luis Penaloza
      Luis Penaloza

      Nice :)

      about 4 years ago
    • sinnders97
      sinnders97

      the red letters with black outline on the grill make any car look faster :P

      about 5 years ago
    • cmentalppl
      cmentalppl

      Loving the new 2014 look gonna pick one up in a few months

      about 5 years ago
    • Tien Ha
      Tien Ha

      Was the 2012 Si remodeled for 2013 or was it only the sedan?

      about 5 years ago
    • Reginald Sanchez
      Reginald Sanchez In reply to Tien Ha

      coupe was remodeled for 2014

      about 5 years ago
    • Mick turbo
      Mick turbo

      apparently the header is now cast into the head.

      about 5 years ago
    • Daniel Gabriel
      Daniel Gabriel

      If you were neck to neck with an SE Charger, they only put out like 250 hp... The genesis coupe puts out like 306 hp stock... And the sedans put 400 hp+ so no... And I hate Genesis and love Honda... But facts are facts.

      about 5 years ago
    • Alex N
      Alex N

      vtec just kick in brosssss

      about 5 years ago
    • 2Fast2Shaki
      2Fast2Shaki

      are you sure you were racing and not just passing a random commuter?

      about 5 years ago
    • CasuallyAwesome
      CasuallyAwesome

      Torque is not power, HP is power.

      about 5 years ago
    • Cody Davis
      Cody Davis

      Shit sound quality and the fucker is a nerd. Awesome car tho

      about 5 years ago
    • tuXedoMask
      tuXedoMask

      back and forth on youtube jap ricer this, korean, asian rice blah blah blah blah first of all most honda's sych as the 08 civic lx USDM is built in america by americans. settle down children everybody has a preference and some prefer to be mature car enthusiasts, continue arguing on the internet if you choose but its a far cry from actually racing a car.

      about 5 years ago
    • Jae Choi
      Jae Choi

      i mean just say how ever the fuck you want me to show you the cars
      email, google+ however the fuck you want, i gave you the choices kid

      about 5 years ago
    • Tom Anderson
      Tom Anderson

      didn't ur mom tell u don't text with strangers? LOL ricer boy

      about 5 years ago
    • Jae Choi
      Jae Choi

      okay i will text you the pic, i can write you name on a piece paper, or how ever the fuck you want, give me your number i will text you stupid boy

      about 5 years ago
    • Tom Anderson
      Tom Anderson

      show me hahaha... stupid boy.

      about 5 years ago
    • Jae Choi
      Jae Choi

      and you think you can talk shit about other people's car when you drive genesis coupe? how cute
      how about 750LI and SE3P? can i take shit to you now?

      about 5 years ago