The Honda Civic is the ubiquitous people’s car that helped bring Japanese engineering to the United States. They are everywhere, everyone knows someone with a Civic. There’s one for everyone, fast ones like the Type R, and not so fast ones like the Civic Hybrid. There’s a reason why the Civic is so beloved, join James Pumphrey as he explains why!

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    • Donut Media
      Donut Media

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      about 8 months ago
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      Samy Breezy In reply to Donut Media

      Kyle Bejosano Lmao sans I smiled and tears filled my eyes without dropping so..

      about 15 days ago
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      Rob Logan In reply to Donut Media

      LUV YOU MAN!

      about 1 month ago
    • dbpheds
      dbpheds In reply to Donut Media

      Ahh dude love the vid and the up to speed take some back to the days of tuning and just takes me back man haha keep up the great work 🤙

      about 1 month ago
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      Razif ismail In reply to Donut Media

      Please make video on MB G WAGON

      about 2 months ago
    • Lawrence Insley
      Lawrence Insley In reply to Donut Media

      Can you do a history on the Honda Accord?

      about 2 months ago
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    • sam watkins
      sam watkins

      3:09 *warning* Don't ever let any gas, fuel or any other chemical liquids... enter your mouth because they are harmful and carcinogenic

      about 8 hours ago
    • Compa Cheo
      Compa Cheo

      Everything on the integra next? Or soon??

      about 10 hours ago
    • Wash Burn
      Wash Burn

      Cuttin' onions

      about 22 hours ago
    • Justin Cui
      Justin Cui

      Isn't the civic coupe the last coupe that is not sports/muscle car?

      about 1 day ago
    • grillagabe1

      I love my FK7

      about 1 day ago
    • xD90o1/FE FPV
      xD90o1/FE FPV

      McLaren Honda: *exists*
      Alonso: _GP2 Engine_

      about 1 day ago
    • Ricky Montanez
      Ricky Montanez

      50! and it was my car! love Donut and to downplay the success you guys have had would be a disservice! congrats guys!

      about 1 day ago
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      This shit hit the feels

      about 1 day ago
    • Noah Bender
      Noah Bender

      Love u man love the energy that I give. With that enthusiasm

      about 1 day ago
    • Kevin Fuentes
      Kevin Fuentes

      i fucking love this guy awesome content !!!

      about 2 days ago
    • Hilwan Idrus
      Hilwan Idrus

      When someone actually cries when talking about cars.. that’s passion right there! 👍💪

      about 3 days ago
    • Coolio Ash
      Coolio Ash

      I'm sorry did you just say 51 miles per gallon???? What???

      about 3 days ago
    • City Point
      City Point

      Respect man! Those R liquid flames of Passion! Thank you to man ! Great Vids! Awesome Channel! :D

      about 3 days ago
    • Ravage

      This car fucking hauls ass.

      about 4 days ago
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      about 5 days ago
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      JL R

      My favrt car channel! Thank you all!

      about 5 days ago
    • Soulstar85

      Holy fuck your y'all put out some great content. So glad Youtube recommende your channel out of nowhere - been binging this series.

      about 6 days ago
    • Robert Gore
      Robert Gore

      that deep hug looked so gay

      about 6 days ago
    • Layden’s the One
      Layden’s the One

      that was a 240 not a supra lol

      about 6 days ago
    • marayag001

      Subscribed. Keep it up, man!

      about 7 days ago
    • mm88deathmatch

      Pumphrey I love you... but stop crying

      about 7 days ago
    • Jim Jitsu
      Jim Jitsu

      Do a video on why japan keeps screwing us Americans when it comes to cool cars!

      about 8 days ago
    • Cali fornia
      Cali fornia

      This dude is funny

      about 9 days ago
    • Carlos Gonzalez
      Carlos Gonzalez

      Hey at 5:10 you mentioned that the civic had a dual over head cam.. that's a single cam

      about 9 days ago
    • andrew renaux
      andrew renaux

      Hell yea bro we love to watch you. Thank you for all the vids

      about 9 days ago
    • Jimbo Neutron
      Jimbo Neutron

      Don’t let this distract you from the fact that Hector’s gonna be running 3 Honda Civic’s with spoon engines. And on top of that, he just walked into Harry’s and ordered 3 t66 turbos, with NOS

      about 10 days ago
    • chinwendu

      I have a 98 cvic and it is a rowdy vtec machine!!!

      about 10 days ago
    • umaru doma
      umaru doma

      fd2r is still the best civic ....

      about 11 days ago