The Civic Racecar That Changed the Honda Game Forever


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  • Hoonigan
    Hoonigan   5 months back

    Drifting or Import Drag Racing? Go!

  • michael timmer
    michael timmer  3 days back

    It’s still a civic

    • Cody Evans
      Cody Evans  4 days back

      This car is a god

      • MmeDesgranges
        MmeDesgranges  4 days back

        RIP Shaun

        • hotshtsr20
          hotshtsr20  5 days back

          Wonder why the turbo manifold wasn't a pulse converter...?

          • BackInBlack_4896
            BackInBlack_4896  5 days back

            Every video I watch from and with Steph makes me love him more. So knowledgeable and humble

            • Boosted & Built Garage

              Always love listening to Stephen talk, such a humble and highly knowledgeable guy

              • Alex Mayer
                Alex Mayer  7 days back

                Why only one axel in the front. I’m guessing a locked front diff.

                • Gunfu Brizzo
                  Gunfu Brizzo  7 days back

                  This must be the most terrifying vehicle to drive

                  • Aboutthatlife Racing
                    Aboutthatlife Racing  1 weeks back

                    Nads is my favorite Honda reviewer. He has so much passion and charisma.

                    • to G
                      to G  1 weeks back

                      Camera guy seems fascinated by the simplest things.

                      • to G
                        to G  1 weeks back

                        Thank goodness for advancement in racing technology.

                        • RC Scooter
                          RC Scooter  1 weeks back

                          i remember this bad ass car in SEMA

                          • Bassam Nawaz
                            Bassam Nawaz  1 weeks back

                            Not every show car is a race car but.... a *RACE* car will always be a Show car.

                            • Lmuas
                              Lmuas  2 weeks back

                              Step needs to bring his civic coupe fwd and rwd to the show.

                              • Rani Martinez
                                Rani Martinez  2 weeks back

                                Epic machine. Sorry for my ignorance but, why do you need wheely bars on a front wheel drive?

                                • AJ30603
                                  AJ30603  2 weeks back

                                  holy shit vin diesel

                                  • Edgaras V
                                    Edgaras V  2 weeks back

                                    So, one more time, where is that honda civic? Cause I see just rear lights, that looks like have been taken from civic

                                    • Damon Joseph
                                      Damon Joseph  2 weeks back

                                      Awesome look at what it was to go fast back in the day, great video !!
                                      I swear Papadakis is the real life Dominic #fastandfurious

                                      • Jonathan Lopez Collazo
                                        Jonathan Lopez Collazo  3 weeks back

                                        Nice mutante👍✌

                                        • ShinoKuma
                                          ShinoKuma  3 weeks back

                                          The Sad thing is still call people with built civics ricers

                                          • Martin Dworakowski
                                            Martin Dworakowski  3 weeks back

                                            So awesome to see Stephan Papadakis doing so well! I remember watching him on Speed TV and other TV shows so many years ago! I remember watching his engine building tips and tricks and actually using them, they never steered me wrong! Dude is amazing!

                                            • Robert Dean
                                              Robert Dean  3 weeks back

                                              I legit watched this car burn through trannies to run that first 8s run.... Papadakis was by far one of the coolest dudes ever to talk to way back when! Man Love seeing this car featured. History right here!

                                              • I am Cloud
                                                I am Cloud  3 weeks back

                                                imagine this but all the fiberglass as carbon fiber

                                                • brodiator
                                                  brodiator  3 weeks back

                                                  papadakis is awesome

                                                  • lemol mou
                                                    lemol mou  3 weeks back

                                                    2:20 Correct me of I'm wrong. But; isn't a 2.3 liter H series engine an H23, Not an H22?

                                                  • Chris Fu
                                                    Chris Fu  3 weeks back

                                                    Y’all need to bring Kenny Tran and Lisa Cubo with their civics on here

                                                    • Justin bustin
                                                      Justin bustin  3 weeks back

                                                      Not a honda civic, it a go kart with a maybe a honda engine block. This is like calling a now a day nascar a factory car.

                                                      • dan bob
                                                        dan bob  3 weeks back

                                                        I was thinking of crx in 9 in 97' let fine that mag still got it

                                                        • Joseph Andreuccetti
                                                          Joseph Andreuccetti  3 weeks back

                                                          amazing how a street car is capable of nines with stock fenders

                                                          • Hoonigan
                                                            Hoonigan   3 weeks back

                                                            Running 9 seconds in the 1/4 mile in the early 2000's was a big challenged on it's own.

                                                        • Afflictious
                                                          Afflictious  3 weeks back

                                                          ... Brent from PFI held the record fro Big tire FWD NAdz should know PFI im surprised he doesn't.... shame on you NAdz

                                                          • ramz yvez
                                                            ramz yvez  4 weeks back

                                                            that safety wire on the oil cap.... so awesome

                                                            • Hoonigan
                                                              Hoonigan   4 weeks back

                                                              If you get a chance watch the episode we shot of papadakis racing Drift car. You can see that Stephs build quality has only continuously got better with time.

                                                          • June_thegoat June
                                                            June_thegoat June  4 weeks back

                                                            It’s pretty cool to see a detailed look of the car I’m a Honda guy and it’s pretty amazing that they used oem parts from what I remember him saying aftermarket parts back then weren’t reliable a lot of time effort and money when into this !!!

                                                            • super manbat
                                                              super manbat  4 weeks back

                                                              pls put an evo 3 wing on the evoooo

                                                              • Ebay Turbo
                                                                Ebay Turbo  4 weeks back

                                                                Holy crap I remember seeing that in person at hot import Nights in Del Mar!. Damn getting old. Lol

                                                                • burningknuckle26
                                                                  burningknuckle26  4 weeks back

                                                                  The good old days

                                                                  • jose carbajal
                                                                    jose carbajal  4 weeks back

                                                                    So there's no civic about this car.

                                                                    • im-pro-at-skyrim
                                                                      im-pro-at-skyrim  4 weeks back

                                                                      If I know 1 thing that isn't a civic anymore it's that car

                                                                      • Mitchell's Mustache Rides

                                                                        I didn't realize the front suspension didn't work, that's very interesting!

                                                                        • Heffe Kilo
                                                                          Heffe Kilo  4 weeks back

                                                                          I saw this car run in public for the first time..mind was BLOWN!

                                                                          • Patrick94GSR
                                                                            Patrick94GSR  4 weeks back

                                                                            Oh damn I didn't know Nads was of Super Street fame until just now. I just saw a clip from an import magazine history video showing a page from an old SS magazine with "John Naderi [email protected]" in huge, bold letters hahah

                                                                            • Patrick94GSR
                                                                              Patrick94GSR  4 weeks back

                                                                              This guy, Bergenholtz and Dave Shih - some of the Honda drag race legends!

                                                                              • m 88
                                                                                m 88  4 weeks back

                                                                                needs to get a v8 swapped

                                                                                • Daniel
                                                                                  Daniel  4 weeks back

                                                                                  what is a "two chassis"? what does it mean?

                                                                                  • ThisIsForCody
                                                                                    ThisIsForCody  4 weeks back

                                                                                    Nads is my Spirit Animal

                                                                                    • Sarah Dell
                                                                                      Sarah Dell  4 weeks back

                                                                                      Crazy he still has this!

                                                                                      • Neil Walton
                                                                                        Neil Walton  4 weeks back

                                                                                        Huh whah??
                                                                                        Did he say stock cams?

                                                                                      • jackson7177
                                                                                        jackson7177  4 weeks back

                                                                                        The FUCKING LEGEND!!! LoL I miss the old days!!!