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 Date: December 02, 2004 12:43
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: various
 Credibility Rating: 6


Several weeks ago we provided a summary of some of the things we had heard to that point with respect to the '06 Civic. Recently we've heard a few more things regarding the Si model in particular and we thought we'd once again summarize what we've heard:

  1. The Si will definitely be a coupe
  2. The body is said to be low and wide and quite sporty in appearance, borrowing some styling cues from several current Honda and Acura models, particularly the flared wheel wells with circular arches. The A-pillar has a dramatic sweep, very similar to the rake shown in the spyshots of the European Civic that were published earlier.
  3. The projector headlight housings are said to be shaped like the TSX's
  4. Track-tuned suspension sits as much as 1" lower than stock, wheel well gaps are said to be minimal.
  5. The Si will use 17" wheels with 205 or 215mm width tires.
  6. The transmission will be a standard 6MT
  7. The engine is said to be i-VTEC, with at least 200hp. Supposedly the possibility exists that it will get 210 hp or more
  8. The seats will be quite sporty with fairly aggressive bolstering
  9. A Navi system is rumored to be an option
  10. Si will launch slightly later than regular coupe and sedan models, late in Q4 of 2005.

With these developments, there are whispers floating about that the RSX's days could be numbered.

Last edited by Tuan on December 02, 2004 18:16

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12-02-2004 21:12
It's astounding.....   (Score: 1, Normal)
Blue Si ~GS 72~
12-02-2004 21:50
Re: It's astounding.....   (Score: 1, Normal)
hondaracer
12-02-2004 22:17
Re: It's astounding.....   (Score: 1, Normal)
99%StockAV6
12-02-2004 22:23
I'm telling you guys, the RSX is dead.   (Score: 1, Normal)
blueSi
12-02-2004 22:30
Re: I'm telling you guys, the RSX is dead.   (Score: 1, Normal)
iivtecracerii
12-02-2004 22:36
Re: I'm telling you guys, the RSX is dead.   (Score: 1, Normal)
blueSi
12-03-2004 00:49
Re: I'm telling you guys, the RSX is dead.   (Score: 1, Normal)
iivtecracerii
12-03-2004 03:09
Re: I'm telling you guys, the RSX is dead.   (Score: 1, Normal)
Sasker
12-04-2004 09:30
Re: I'm telling you guys, the RSX is dead.   (Score: 1, Normal)
93SiNeedNewHonda
12-04-2004 13:28
Re: I'm telling you guys, the RSX is dead.   (Score: 1, Normal)
danielgr
12-04-2004 23:45
Re: I'm telling you guys, the RSX is dead.   (Score: 1, Normal)
EscobarSLV
12-05-2004 23:36
Re: I'm telling you guys, the RSX is dead.   (Score: 1, Normal)
MacGyver
12-06-2004 09:25
Re: I'm telling you guys, the RSX is dead.   (Score: 1, Normal)
RyanDL
12-04-2004 15:31
Re: It's astounding.....   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-07-2004 00:04
Re: It's astounding.....   (Score: 1, Normal)
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07-04-2005 13:15
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12-02-2004 22:26
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12-03-2004 00:56
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12-03-2004 08:31
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Mugen Power
12-03-2004 10:10
Re: It's astounding.....   (Score: 1, Normal)
Wizard
12-03-2004 10:33
Re: It's astounding..... - A Believer?   (Score: 1, Normal)
Wizard
12-03-2004 15:04
Re: It's astounding..... - A Believer?   (Score: 1, Normal)
Dren
12-03-2004 15:43
Re: It's astounding..... - A Believer?   (Score: 1, Normal)
Wizard
12-03-2004 16:55
Re: It's astounding..... - A Believer?   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-04-2004 00:15
Re: It's astounding..... - A Believer?   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-04-2004 09:36
Re: It's astounding..... - A Believer?   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-07-2004 01:59
Re: It's astounding..... - A Believer?   (Score: 1, Normal)
RSX Rich
12-06-2004 18:37
Re: It's astounding..... - A Believer?   (Score: 1, Normal)
watermelonman
12-07-2004 10:16
Re: It's astounding..... - A Believer?   (Score: 1, Normal)
Wizard
12-08-2004 12:55
Re: It's astounding.....   (Score: 1, Normal)
civicfanatic
09-17-2005 18:07
Re: It's astounding.....   (Score: 1, Normal)
bj78249
05-12-2005 00:19
interesting.. read the whole article.   (Score: 1, Normal)
90HBSleepr
12-13-2004 08:55
Look at this   (Score: 1, Normal)
hondake
12-02-2004 19:46
Coupe? Bleah!   (Score: 1, Normal)
Lynx
12-02-2004 21:31
Re: Coupe? Bleah!   (Score: 1, Normal)
M Type X
12-03-2004 14:09
Re: Coupe? Bleah!   (Score: 1, Normal)
roninsi02
12-03-2004 14:13
Re: Coupe? Bleah!   (Score: 1, Normal)
civic_cx_92
12-03-2004 15:30
Re: Coupe? Bleah!   (Score: 1, Normal)
hondaracer
12-03-2004 17:10
Re: Coupe? Bleah!   (Score: 1, Normal)
Lynx
12-03-2004 17:15
Re: Coupe? Bleah!   (Score: 1, Normal)
mditty
12-03-2004 17:30
Re: Coupe? Bleah!   (Score: 1, Normal)
99SI
12-03-2004 19:35
Blame TF&TF   (Score: 1, Normal)
SaqibSaab
12-03-2004 20:48
Re: Coupe? Bleah!   (Score: 1, Normal)
constructicon
12-03-2004 22:25
Re: Coupe? Bleah!   (Score: 1, Normal)
howlinbjk
12-11-2004 10:24
Re: Coupe? Bleah!   (Score: 1, Normal)
JohnnyT
12-10-2004 00:40
So when do we get to see it?   (Score: 1, Normal)
noirtrois26
12-09-2004 07:46
PICs   (Score: 1, Normal)
Mechanic
12-09-2004 12:54
Re: PICs   (Score: 1, Normal)
JeffX
12-06-2004 10:15
I'll believe it when I see it.   (Score: 1, Normal)
PK
12-06-2004 10:44
Re: I'll believe it when I see it.   (Score: 1, Normal)
Wizard
12-09-2004 09:51
Re: I'll believe it when I see it.   (Score: 1, Normal)
PK
12-09-2004 08:14
Meanwhile, on the other side of the pond(s) - 250hp   (Score: 1, Normal)
JeffX
12-06-2004 18:43
OMG spyshots   (Score: 1, Normal)
Ludskee
12-02-2004 13:28
Price trend for Civic Si   (Score: 1, Normal)
civic_cx_92
12-02-2004 18:00
Re: Price trend for Civic Si   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 18:37
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12-03-2004 22:47
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12-05-2004 12:02
Re: Price trend for Civic Si   (Score: 1, Normal)
MinimumEntropy
12-03-2004 11:50
More '06 Si predictions:   (Score: 1, Normal)
S800Racer
12-03-2004 15:07
Re: More '06 Si predictions:   (Score: 1, Normal)
Dren
12-05-2004 10:27
Re: More '06 Si predictions:   (Score: 1, Normal)
RayChuang
12-04-2004 16:43
Woofing Dog!   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 13:20
2006 Civic SI   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 13:28
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12-02-2004 13:31
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12-02-2004 14:10
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12-02-2004 22:32
Uh, Patrick...   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 19:25
CRX in US? maybe not... Re: 2006 Civic SI   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-03-2004 01:06
Re: CRX in US? maybe not... 2006 Civic SI   (Score: 1, Normal)
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Re: CRX in US? maybe not... 2006 Civic SI   (Score: 1, Normal)
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Re: CRX in US? maybe not... 2006 Civic SI   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-03-2004 22:34
Re: CRX in US? maybe not... 2006 Civic SI   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 14:46
Will SiR return to Canada?   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-03-2004 12:16
Re: Will SiR return to Canada?   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-03-2004 02:02
Very close to my prediction!   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-03-2004 10:14
Re: Very close to my prediction!   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 19:51
Magx has sketch of 2006 Civic   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 20:09
Re: Magx has sketch of 2006 Civic   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 20:17
Thanks, I didn't know how to post image...   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-03-2004 03:07
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12-03-2004 07:27
Re: Magx has sketch of 2006 Civic   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-03-2004 09:47
Makes perfect sense!!   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 15:27
The death of the Integra...   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 16:38
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12-02-2004 16:51
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12-02-2004 17:06
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12-02-2004 17:33
Re: The death of the Integra...   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 22:42
Patty, you're killin' me here...   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 18:10
Re: The death of the Integra...   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 18:30
Re: The death of the Integra...   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 22:47
Yes! Absolutely.   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 19:29
Re: The death of the Integra...   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 19:38
Re: The death of the Integra...   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 22:49
Excellent point, Chad. However...   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-03-2004 00:48
Re: Excellent point, Chad. However...   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 23:03
Live long the PRELUDE!   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 17:13
News on Civic AWD/SH!!!!   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 14:53
CRX rumor updates?   (Score: 1, Normal)
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12-02-2004 16:22
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12-02-2004 15:25
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