"i do no longer understand whats rapid approximately any civic I even have drove all SI- vetec varieties and that i will in basic terms say that,, definite that's a thrill holiday". yet "i've got personaly gotten extra kicks from a Integra GSR form R " yet whilst overall performance is what you elect from a Civic, the SI sedan for > room < and the >coupe< for a sporty seem could be a call if i wanted a Honda. in case you're searching for a overall performance JDM automobile the Nissan Altima SE-R "performs extra helpful than Civic SI contained in the HP/ TQ" and MPG isn't that undesirable for thoes numbers too. Yea i understand its a V6 & no longer a 4 banger, yet then study the Sentra SE-R Spec-V to an SI then you will see whats the sturdy purchase on the overall performance area. undergo in recommendations i did say in the commencing up,,,, Civic SI < ok, if it relatively is the only automobile on your checklist. Now if elect >"genuine overall performance"< get a >350Z< or in case you elect type and function purchase a G-35 or 37coupe they are way tighter than any Civic geared up & it is going to kill a SI from a ineffective commence off the line. NISMO is genuine overall performance.