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Old 04 Dec 2012, 12:46 am
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Default Manual (4cyl) or Auto (6cyl) Honda Accord?

I currently drive a toyota corolla, good on fuel but very slow and grandma-esque. The 1990-2000 Honda Accord have similar gas milage, but more power (and vtech!). Anyway, I was wondering race-wise which car would be better. I know racing in an automatic is like "running a 100 meter sprint in gum boot filled with tadpoles", but it has a v6 so it has more power. The V6 has close to 200HP while the I4 has 145.































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Manaul with 145hp or Auto with 200hp. Which is faster?















if you disagree with my car choice, provide a better idea please&thanks! need fuel economy tho
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Old 04 Dec 2012, 01:07 am
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Both are slow if you want something fast you need more displacement.































Really they are all about as slow. Unless you want to get something new like a focus st you can't really have power and gas millage. I would just get something like an old E30 BMW if I needed a sedan.
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Old 04 Dec 2012, 01:17 am
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A manual is typically preferred because you can control your engine speed more reliably; most motors have a narrow optimal operating range.































I'd be looking for cars with a V-6 and manual or turbocharged I-4 and manual.
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