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Honda Civic Type R
2021 Honda Civic Type R
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$37,895
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.6
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Mini John Cooper Works Hardtop
2021 Mini John Cooper Works Hardtop
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$32,400
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.0
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Volkswagen Golf GTI
2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI
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$28,695
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9.1
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Overview

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
8-Speed Automatic (+$1,500)
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 23 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 23 MPG
Hwy: 30 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
12.4 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
11.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
46.2 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
34 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
53.7 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
306 hp @ 6500 rpm
228 hp @ 5200 rpm
228 hp @ 4700 rpm
Torque
295 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm
235 lb-ft @ 1450 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
6-Speed Manual
8-Speed Automatic (+$1,500)
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,121 lbs
2,855 lbs
3,133 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
25 MPG
27 MPG
26 MPG
City
22 MPG
23 MPG
23 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
33 MPG
30 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.1 (Est) Tons/yr
6.6 Tons/yr
6.9 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
12.4 gallons
11.6 gallons
13.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
272.8 miles
266.8 miles
303.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
347.2 miles
382.8 miles
396 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
179.4 in
152.5 in
168 in
Height
56.5 in
55.7 in
57.8 in
Max Width
73.9 in
68 in
70.8 in
Front Width
63 in
58.5 in
60.6 in
Rear Width
62.7 in
58.5 in
59.7 in
Wheelbase
106.3 in
98.2 in
103.6 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
N/A
5.1 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
4 seater
4 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.3 in
41.4 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.3 in
38.3 in
38.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
56.9 in
50.6 in
55.9 in
Front Seat Hip Room
53.7 in
N/A
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.9 in
30.8 in
35.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.4 in
36.9 in
38.1 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
55 in
47.8 in
53.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
48.8 in
N/A
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
25.7 ft³
8.7 ft³
17.4 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
46.2 ft³
34 ft³
53.7 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
39.5 ft
35.4 ft
35.8 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
20" x 8.5"
17" x 7"
18" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
20" x 8.5"
17" x 7"
18" x 7.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P245/30YR20
H
P225/40HR18
Rear Tire
P245/30YR20
H
P225/40HR18
Spare Tire
N/A
N/A
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Rallye Red
  • Emerald Grey Metallic, Build Out: 07/31/2020
  • John Cooper Works Rebel Green
  • Melting Silver Metallic, Build Out: 09/30/2020
  • MINI Yours Enigmatic Black Metallic
  • Moonwalk Grey Metallic
  • Solaris Orange Metallic
  • Starlight Blue Metallic
  • Thunder Grey Metallic
  • White Silver Metallic
  • Dark Iron Blue Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Pure White
  • Tornado Red

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Boost Blue Pearl
  • Championship White
  • Sonic Gray Pearl
  • Chili Red
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Pepper White
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black/Red, Suede-Effect Fabric Seating Surfaces
  • Carbon Black, Dinamica/Cloth Upholstery
  • Carbon Black, SensaTec Leatherette Upholstery
  • Titan Black w/Clark Plaid, Cloth Seating Surfaces

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Black Pearl, Cloth/Leatherette Upholstery
  • Light Grey/Black Pearl, Cloth/Leatherette Upholstery
  • Carbon Black, Cross Punch Leather Upholstery
  • Malt Brown, Chesterfield Leather Upholstery
  • Satellite Grey, Chesterfield Leather Upholstery
  • Carbon Black, Dinamica/Leather Upholstery
  • Carbon Black, MINI Yours Lounge Leather Upholstery
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Optional
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Navigation System
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating
Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
2 Years / 20,000 Miles