If it seems like tinkering in the engine compartment of the EP3 Civic Si or DC5 RSX-S is a bit confined, you'd be right. The K-series motor's orientation, in addition to being contrary to what most Honda heads are used to, also contributes to the lack of worka
In the April/May issue of Honda Tuning, we took an up-close look at Honda's new K series engine, the motivational power behind the RSX, new Civic Si and CR-V sport utility. We compared it to the B series powerplants, far and away the mainstay of the Honda tuni
The RSX has taken the baton from the Integra and is carrying the performance torch for the Acura/Honda badge in the performance compact scene. At least until the Civic Si hatchback hits and pumps some much-needed life into the ailing Civic lineup.
That didn't take long. A mere month after the RSX was unleashed to a slavering public, Advanced Engine Management is already on the scene with a new, better intake system for Acura's radically new K20C four-cylinder engine.