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2018 Honda Civic SI Coupe: Volkswagen GTi Autobahn Should Be Worried?

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The Volkswagen GTI Autobahn is not an easy model to beat but with all the changes that Honda has made to their 2018 Honda Civic Si Coupe, can they do it now?

One of the major changes made tot eh 2018 Honda Civic SI Coupe model is the engine. The naturally aspirated engine was removed in favor of the new turbocharged four-cylinder engine.

The 205hp engine will come mated to a six-speed manual transmission that will allow it to offer 6.4liter / 100km in the city and 6.2 liters/ 100km on the highway. The Volkswagen GTi Autobahn currently comes with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that will be mated to a six-speed dual clutch automatic transmission. The engine will be offering about 220hp and it will return about 9.6 liters/ 100km in the city and 7.2 liters/100km on the highway.

While the Volkswagen still has the upper hand when it comes to performance, the Honda Civic SI Coupe might still win something over with its design and new features.

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