EM1 or Electrician’s Mate 1st Class, a US Navy and US Coast Guard rank.
The EM1 Civic Si debuted for the 1999 model year and was the fourth generation of the Si model and the first with a two-door coupe body (the previous versions were all hatchbacks).
EM2 or Electrician’s Mate 2nd Class, a US Navy and US Coast Guard enlisted service.
EK9 refers to the first Civic Type-R based on the sixth generation Honda hatchback. Under the hood is a 1.6-litre B16B four-cylinder developing 182bhp at a screaming 8200rpm. That takes you from 0 to 100 km/h in about six seconds. But it’s not just about straight-line performance.
Previously, BaT’s most expensive EM1 was a 1999 model that sold for $24,027 in 2018. Other examples have sold for closer to $10,000. But there are a few reasons why this particular 2000 model sold so much. First, the EM1 Civic Si was only sold in 1999 and 2000.
Hondas are expensive due to a worsening shortage of stock at dealerships across the country. A shortage of semiconductor chips has caused major production problems for most car brands. In the case of Honda, consumers can find their favorite vehicle significantly more expensive compared to normal prices.
The EM-2, also known as Rifle, no. 9, Mk. 1 or Janson rifle, was a British assault rifle. It was briefly adopted by British forces in 1951, but the decision was reversed very shortly afterwards by Winston Churchill’s new government to ensure NATO standardization of small arms and ammunition.
The EM2 is a bullpup assault rifle that was added to Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War as part of the game’s Season 5 content.
For more than three decades, Honda models with small red Si badges have been some of the most affordable and fun machines on American roads. Short for “Sports Injection“, but really just a marketing term for fuel injection, the nickname first appeared in the mid-1980s when most Hondas were still carbureted.
VTEC (Variable Valve Timing & Lift Electronic Control) is a system developed by Honda to improve the volumetric efficiency of a four-stroke internal combustion engine, resulting in greater power at high rpm leads, and lower fuel consumption at low speed.
Type-R stands for “Race“. Honda engineers set out to create a street racer that would offer drivers pure thrills and an immersive experience. You were successful. The first Type-R even impressed one of the world’s greatest racers – Ayrton Senna.
A product of Honda’s 5th generation compact, the EG6 S iR-II hails from the brand’s Japanese collection. The EG6 S iR-II is only available as a 3-door and was produced between 1991 and 1993. He achieved his cult status thanks to digital appearances from Gran Turismo 4.
With the introduction of the 11th generation Civic family not so long ago, hot hatch fans are eagerly awaiting to witness the almighty and more advanced Type-R model that Honda will be ready to launch in October 2021 teased .
It’s powered by a 1.6-litre “B16” inline-four engine that wasn’t used on regular Civic models. The engine is characterized by its speed of 8,000 rpm and the special variable valve train system VTEC.
Is the Civic Si rare? Well, the old road. This is where you start dealing with availability issues. It’s not that pre-2015 Honda Civic Si’s are by no means rare, it’s that certain model years with low mileage and no modifications can be hard to find.
Leather seats, steering wheel and gear knob are optional, as is an 8-way power driver’s seat.