The automotive business has praised the BMW M2 Competitors, which has change into the darling of the BMW group. On the identical time, the Honda Civic Kind-R has obtained rave evaluations since its launch. He additionally shamed different extra standard automobiles, all in FWD. So it’s only pure that somebody determined to entrust the Japanese automotive to a Bavarian RWD monster.
Earlier than we go to the video, let's see how the specs examine. The Honda now makes use of a turbocharged 2-liter Four-cylinder engine, on par with the most recent MINI provide in John Cooper Works Clubman and Countryman clothes. That mentioned, it has 306 horsepower and a torque of 295 lb-ft. On the identical time, it’s a entrance wheel drive however a differential on the entrance to facilitate traction.
The BMW M2 Competitors, however, has the S55 six-cylinder in-line three-cylinder engine with 100 hp and 406 lb-ft of torque. It’s in fact additionally a rear wheel drive and an Energetic M differential on the rear. Nonetheless, whereas the facility figures appear to present him the benefit, the M2 weighs about 500 kilos greater than the Honda. On the observe, will probably be crucial, not forgetting that the Civic is quicker on the Nürburgring, the nation of origin of BMW.
Whereas all of those numbers resulted in a straightforward win for the BMW within the preliminary race, the additional 500 kilos of weight that the M2 has to hold might give the Kind-R some benefit. Though I don’t reveal the winner right here, permitting you to benefit from the video, I’ll say that these two automobiles are rented by most journalists for good purpose. They make a pleasant present!