Featured Civic Type R vs Mustang Bullitt // Clash Of Cultures // Throttle House

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    Not your usual comparison, but still a fun view -- here's a review comparing a Civic Type R to a Mustang Bullitt, a special edition Mustang with +20 hp and +15 lb-ft over the standard 5.0L Mustang GT.

    Price:
    Civic Type R - $35,700
    Mustang Bullitt - $46,595

    Specs - Type R / Bullitt:
    306 hp / 480 hp
    295 lb-ft / 420 lb-ft
    2.0 L 4-cylinder / 5.0 L V8
    22 city and 28 highway / 15 city and 24 highway
    3,117 lbs / 3,705 lbs

    Comparison by Throttle House:

    James and Thomas take the new 2019 Honda Civic Type R and pit it against the Special Edition Ford Mustang Bullitt. With massive followings from both sides of the muscle/tuner spectrum, the boys explore the cars driving dynamics and what they are like to live with every day. Why do they have such huge followings? Is it deserved? Exterior and interior styling comparisons help figure out which one takes it in the looks department, and the back roads do the rest. Watch to see the outcome.

     
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    Very fun video and gotta love Throttle House. They really love cars.
     
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    The Administrator has spoken. Thou shall watch Throttle House :bat:.
     
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    Awesome video.
     
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    Man that Mustang sounds pretty sweet....
     
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    In person it’s just annoying. I test drove a couple of these before I bought the R. Can’t hear yourself think inside the car. Drives like a boat around curves. It is good at what it is. I love American muscle, but apparently without knowing it, I like Japanese engineering better.
     
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    I love how they make multiple references to this forum when discussing the Type R. :) Fantastic video, both of these cars are badass in their own ways. That 5.0 sounds amazing.
     
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    Do they race the cars? I’m lazy and don’t wonna watch the video to find out with bad internet at work lol. I mean obviously the mustang would win if they did just curious by how much!
     
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    Love the video as well , I’ve seen and tested both and own a type R . I love the feeling the Type R has and the confidence hanging an on ramp at 75 and feeling planted . It’s my little super car I love it . Mustang is sick but I like this better
     
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    I thoroughly enjoyed this video, thanks for sharing.
     
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    Should have run a Type R with a GT350 R :)

    350  R.PNG
     
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    Awesome Video!
     
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    Hey Admin, what about a feature on the CTR vs Veloster N video from The Straight Pipes?
     
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