acura integra

club lexus, subaru forrester, subaru impreza, subaru baja, subaru wrx sti

If you are looking for acura integra , the best place on the Internet to find it is Ebay Motors. is the world's largest auction for vehicles and in my experience provides excellent services for ensuring a very safe exchange of vehicles and parts. CLICK HERE to sign up FREE for acura integra at Ebay Motors

acura integra : I had this same decision to make a few months ago -- I had already likedthe Maxima SE for quite a while, and was ready to get it... I went outand test-drove the Integra GS-R because of the nice words that I'd heardabout it. At the Acura dealer, I was immediately found by an eager salesman, andhe was glad to show me the car. He drove it first, to get the car outof the "crazy" area in which we were in, and he revved the engine a bitand surprised me at how high it really revs... After he stopped and let me drive, I liked the car quite a lot -- eventhough it had a plastic shifter (and maybe the steering wheel wasn'tleather wrapped either, I can't remember), and the shifter's shape isweird, I liked the somewhat short throws and that the engine could revso high without complaint... The engine is just as loud (or quiet) as any other good engine at thesame RPM's as the other... the only problem is that with the GS-R, yourev it about 50% higher than another engine to get decent power...After I drove the car for a while, I realized it's shortcomings, and I'mcontrasting these to the Maxima's virtues:

acura integra : 1) The Acura engine has virtually *NO* torque... Sure, it's got almostas much HP as the Maxima, but you don't feel HP -- you feel torque. Ifyou're cruising around at 2000RPM in the Integra, well, cruising is ALLyou can do... floor it and not much happens (well, I didn't mean 1stgear...). To get any kind of almost decent acceleration, you have to goover 5000RPM... In the Maxima, you can be cruising at 16000RPM and ifyouy floor it, it responds better than the Integra at 3000-3500RPM... The Maxima has 205 ft-lbs or torque, while the Integra has 127 ( give ortake a few... I forget)... But that's a HUGE difference. The Maximahas much better driveability because it has a pretty good torque-to-hpratio (205:190), versus the GSR's pitiful 170-127 ratio... 2) The Maxima is much bigger, and it weighs a little more -- MUCHbigger, a LITTLE heavier... The Integra is either an EPA subcompact ora compact, while the Maxima is an EPA-rated Midsize sedan. Because ofthis, the Maxima feels much bigger inside, and can seat four people verycomfortably (the fifth might feel out-of-place because of the twobutt-pockets in the rear seat).

acura integra : 3) Even though the Maxima is bigger and heavier, it is still faster dueto a MUCH more powerful engine... No amount of VTEC magic can offsetthe Integra's displacement, or lack thereof...4) The Maxima has a better steering wheel (The SE has a nicer wheel). IMHO, the Maxima SE's black leather-wrapped steering wheel is MUCH nicerthan the Integra's. But that's not what's most important about thewheel -- this is: the Integra's wheel has two small horn buttons in thespokes, while the Maxima's horn can be actuated by just hitting themiddle of the wheel... while the button extends far out enough that youcan hit the horn without taking your hand off the rim. 5) Aah, the Integra's engine. Quite a piece of work... 170HP from ameasly 1.8 naturally aspirated liters. How? Very good design. But noteven magic could offset it's puny 1.8 liter displacement. (Now ifthey'd put an NSX engine in it, I'd get it in a heartbeat :) ). And asI said earlier, the Integra's engine is just as loud as a normal engineat the same RPM's. But here's the kicker -- the Maxima's VQ engine hasmore power at lower RPM's, LOVES TO REV, doesn't rev quite as high, andis quieter at the same RPM's than the Integra. So the Maxima is quieterat the same RPM's, and it has great performance at much lower RPM's. Sothe end product is a machine that can race Integra GSR's (and win),while producing much less noise...

acura integra : 6) The Integra has frameless windows with ONE seal. How long do youthing a glass pressed against a rubber seal is going to keep outmosture? Not much longer than the original warranty... The Maxima'sframed doors have three seals above the windows... Count 'em: 3. Onenear the top of the door, one on the car right below that one, andanother on the door right below that one. No matter how long theIntegra's one seal can last, the Maxima's three seals will lastlonger...7) The Maxima's optional BOSE sound system is a LOT better than theIntegras, while even the Maxima's standard Clarion 100W CD/Tape/AM/FMaudio system is better than the Integra's. 8) I just don't like the Integra's dashboard and interior as much as Ido the Maxima's -- but that's just a personal thing.9) Did I mention that the Integra has much higher gearing, and has about3000RPM at 60MPH, and 4000RPM at 80MPH? In the Integra, either of thesespeeds causes a continuous drone that, on a cross-country trip, wascalled "...Chinese water torture..." by Car and Drive Magazine a whileback (in a Comparo w/ Audi A4, Contour SVT, etc...). The Maxima is justa blast to drive, and it remains quiet even at high RPM's.

acura integra : I think by now you can guess which car I decided on -- The Maxima SE. Yep, I got a '97 Maxima SE 5-speed, with Bose, Sunroof, ABS, andSecurity & Convenience Package, and without Leather (I hate leather). Ilove this car -- the way it handles is more than good enough for me, andthe engine is simply superb! In any gear, at any RPM, it'llaccelerate. Going up a small hill at 30mph in 5th gear... it'llaccelerate. Flooring it at 15mph in second it explodes -- it becomes arocket. Onramps are a breeze -- with the power you have under yourright foot, they have no choice but to let you merge into thefreeway... Or maybe fifth gear accelerating on the freeway from 65mph-- the acceleration rivals that of many automatic transmission carsAFTER they kick-downshift... Having cruise control on at 60mph going up a big hill -- the speedometerwon't decrease by a millimeter! This is the best cruise control systemI've seen so far! And, finally, IMHO, the Maxima looks better (please no flame wars... this is just my opinion... purely aesthetic). But I hate the Integra'sfour eyes... Now after all this talk about how much better the Maxima is, you must besaying, "Bullshit! This guy is being payed by Nissan for sure!" Well,in a word, NOT! I'm simply a college student (check the sigfile) thathas been obsessed with Maximas since the old generation was still beingproduced, and have finally got a '97 SE 5-speed. I'm telling you thisbecause I love the car and I want you to have just as good an experiencein buying a car.

The best place on the Internet for acura integra is Ebay Motors. Thousands of vehicles and parts are sold every day. You can signup FREE for by CLICKING HERE.

1937 oldsmobile, 1957 oldsmobile, 1970 oldsmobile cutlass, 57 oldsmobile, acura and logo, acura calgary, acura integra shells, acura laval, acura legend mats, acura mods, arp fasteners oldsmobile, burrard acura, classic oldsmobile, client satisfaction lexus, dallas oldsmobile, g35 infiniti, infiniti commercial songs, infiniti rx 35, irvine subaru, lexus auto parts, lexus is200 se, lexus nexus, lexus of bellevue, lexus of orlando, lexus soarer uk, lexus stem, metro lexus toyota, modified acura nsx, montclair acura, oldsmobile 37mm cannon, oldsmobile headlight assembly, oldsmobile heritage, oldsmobile history rocket, oldsmobile incentive, oldsmobile racing, oldsmobile sillhouette, oldsmobile wallpaper, park place lexus, saunders subaru, subaru ej20g, subaru re call, turbo wastegate acura

subaru parts subaru wrx sti subaru impreza subaru legacy subaru wrx lexus parts acura tsx oldsmobile parts acura legend acura parts infiniti g35 infiniti fx45 subaru forester subaru outback acura mdx lexus rx300 acura rsx used subaru infiniti g35 coupe subaru sti subaru performance lexus locklear used lexus subaru dealers subaru forrester 2004 acura tl oldsmobile cutlass 2004 subaru wrx infiniti g20 infiniti parts lexus is300 acura nsx subaru engines infiniti car lexus suv lexus ls400 acura auto parts lexus es300 oldsmobile 442 subaru baja subaru impreza wrx acura cl lexus sc400 subaru justy acura tl oldsmobile intrigue 2004 acura acura 3.2 tl infiniti fx35 acura integra gsr infiniti qx4 lexus is 300 infiniti cars lexus cars oldsmobile cutlass supreme lexus rx 330 subaru com lexus ls430 lexus sc300 oldsmobile alero subaru cars acura wheels subaru rally acura vigor acura performance parts lexus accessories lexus gx470 acura legend parts lexus rx330 club lexus lexus soarer oldsmobile bravada 2004 subaru sti infiniti suv acura com lexus com oldsmobile dealers subaru canada 2003 acura mdx 2003 subaru wrx acura cars infiniti auto oldsmobile calais subaru australia acura canada infiniti fx lexus rx 300 www lexus com lexus sc 430 infiniti g35 review lexus is200 lexus salvage 1993 acura integra 2004 acura rsx acura tsx price infiniti com infiniti fx45 review oldsmobile delta bose acura infiniti automobiles infiniti canada infiniti q35 lexus forum lexus gx new subaru impreza 1965 oldsmobile acura integra pics acura lease infiniti accessories infiniti dvd r lexus marketing plans subaru parts nz 1971 oldsmobile cutlass 2004 acura tsx acura cl 2001 infiniti fx 45 infiniti x45 www acura com 1962 oldsmobile acura car seats buy acura parts hurst oldsmobile infiniti fx45 price lexus canada lexus problem lexus repair rx300 nexus lexus oldsmobile interceptor oldsmobile omega oldsmobile parts 442 subaru aero engines subaru super cub subaru van 1966 oldsmobile toronado acura 3.0 cl acura integra pictures lexus gs430 lexus uk subaru brat wheels subaru p1 subaru wallpaper used lexus ls400 www infiniti com 1977 oldsmobile 1985 oldsmobile 442 2003 infiniti q45 acura 1.7 el acura used cars kelly infiniti lexus usa oldsmobile cutlass 1980 oldsmobile station wagons oldsmobile toronado subaru body decals subaru impreza 1996 total trainer infiniti 1963 oldsmobile 1985 oldsmobile calais 1995 oldsmobile achieva acura dealers dallas acura integra 1988 baton rouge acura infiniti elliptical infiniti fog lights infiniti of gwinnett infiniti service discount lexus is 200 lexus is200 gallery lexus nexus sexus oldsmobile 403 oldsmobile cadillac oldsmobile engine problem oldsmobile starfire stevens creek subaru subaru and rally subaru ca subaru car perth subaru impreza images subaru impreza speakers subaru legacy modifications van bortel subaru 1960 oldsmobile 1965 oldsmobile starfire 1973 oldsmobile toronado 1987 oldsmobile cutlass infiniti g35 problems lexus of tacoma oldsmobile recalls rafferty subaru rosenthal infiniti subaru factory tools subaru graphics subaru in malaysia