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Old 22 Jan 2008, 02:16 pm
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Ok so some people said that a 2000 Honda Accord EX 4 cyl coupe with a 5 Speed Manual is faster than a 1997 Acura 3.0CL V6 with an automatic. How many people think that is false? I mean 150 vs. 200? and If that were true, wouldnt a 4cyl. Accord be faster than a V6 Accord?
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Old 22 Jan 2008, 02:31 pm
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negative, false.
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Old 22 Jan 2008, 02:46 pm
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Neither have any torque
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Old 22 Jan 2008, 03:01 pm
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It's probably not true. But that accord with the 5 speed is fairly quick for what it is. 0-60 times might actually be close, but after that the v-6 Acura would pull away.
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Old 22 Jan 2008, 03:16 pm
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No way. I used to work for Honda. The Accord V6 is faster than the 4 cyl. Accord 5 speed and auto. So the CL is faster also.
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Old 22 Jan 2008, 03:31 pm
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the Accord is faster....but there both meant to be luxury car's not sports cars
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Old 22 Jan 2008, 03:46 pm
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probably not true BUT ... with a five speed, in a quarter mile you can shift more effeciently and the accord and the accord ( if it was one of the few EX with the four ) would also be considerably lighter... A good driver in that Accord might be able to scare up that Acura but i wouldn't think it would be faster...

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Old 22 Jan 2008, 04:01 pm
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If you're talking about top speed, the V6 takes it. The Accord has 152 lbs torque versus 195 lbs from the CL. They weigh almost the same (2900-3000 lbs) I say the CL is faster.

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