Celica GTS vs RSX Type-S


02'GTS
12-03-2001, 03:48 PM
:flamer: Since the RSX Type-S came out i havent been able to find any performence specs or tests on the car. Like 0-60 or anything like that. The question i have been trying to find an answer for is what will win in a stock drag, a Celica GTS or a RSX Type-S. If you've found sites on it or know what would win please reply. Thanks.

Phatwhippin_CRX
12-12-2001, 03:16 PM
Unless your GT-S runs 14s, the RSX-S will get ya. I've raced one and it was close... got him by about 2cars to 80mph...

Lorax
12-23-2001, 08:55 PM
The rsx looks faster on paper. But the type s and the gt-s is a drivers race.

clockworksmurf
12-28-2001, 12:40 AM
Yea, most of these cars are only half a second faster or slower to 60, its pretty much all in the shifting;)

Morpheus XIII
01-08-2002, 08:25 PM
The RSX Type-S already has a jump start advantage on the GT-S, simply because of the larger displacement. Reviews have even stated that most of the Type-S's increase in power from the older Integra GS-R comes directly from the extra two-tenths of a liter. Find a stroker kit for the 2ZZ-GE and it would be an even closer match.

del
01-08-2002, 09:29 PM
Originally posted by clockworksmurf
Yea, most of these cars are only half a second faster or slower to 60, its pretty much all in the shifting;)

half a second is actually quite generous. but i agree, these two are very close. the better driver will win.

fierce
01-08-2002, 10:58 PM
driver

Phatwhippin_CRX
01-09-2002, 03:10 PM
One thing I don't like about the GT-S (no offense :))

is the reallllllllllllly narrow powerband. Even shifting at redline, it's hard to stay right in it.....

slowANDfurious
01-10-2002, 03:17 PM
I could hang shift for shift with the new VVTL-i GTS in my old 95 Integra GSR, and the RSX type s is supposedly quicker than the GSR. That was only one race, i know a lot dependsa on driver in similarly matched cars.

clockworksmurf
01-12-2002, 02:00 AM
My roomate just pissed me off!!!...I think im gonna kill him...anyone wanna help?:mad:

kingpinn
04-16-2004, 12:34 AM
the gts will jump the rsx but the rsx will out power it in the long run..... thats just my take ....

crayzayjay
04-16-2004, 03:39 AM
This thread was two years old!!!!!

Read this (http://www.automotiveforums.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=162405).


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