Honda Civic Type R vs Volkswagen Golf R: Second Place, First Loser

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The vehicle that comes in second in a race is generally called the first loser. However if you are behind the wheel of the new Ford Focus RS this isn’t something that you are not going see happen as you will generally come in first place.

When it comes to the Honda Civic Type R, Ford Focus RS and the Volkswagen Golf R you know what the outcome is going to be and which is going to be the first loser. The race ended up being not a three car race but a two car one.

The Volkswagen Golf R offers the 2 litre turbocharged 4 cylinder engine offering 292 horses, but was this enough for it to come in ahead of the Honda Civic Type R?

The Honda Civic Type R has the 2 litre turbocharged 4 cylinder engine offering 320 horses, however it is FWD. This means that the vehicle has a disadvantage when going off the line in a race against the Volkswagen Golf R. But could the extra horses make up for that?

If you want to know which vehicle came out ahead and which came out as being the first loser you can check the video below. But which would you have your money on, would it be the Volkswagen Golf Rm the Honda Civic Type R or the Ford Focus RS.

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