A rare RevSpeed video from '97 featuring the Spoon Sports DC2-R and K Shift EK9 engaged time attack battle at the Tsukuba circuit. Mr.Spoon (Ichishima) is driving the DC2R, though, doesn't seem to be one of his best races..
EK9 Exhaust comparison (Top Speed)
Same track and both EK9 with same engine (b16b), 4,3kg flywheel and Spoon
OEM Cat, 5Zigen Proracer Spec A Catback (normal)
vmax ~ 220kph (in video ~200)
De-Cat pipe, 5Zigen Proracer Spec A Catback (both small silencers removed)
vmax ~250-255kph (video ~250)
R.I.P. EK91 :'(
Civic Type R (EK9)
The legendary Civic Type R (EK9). Some information on the model, as well as
a "time attack" lap.
Copyright note: Footage for this video were taken from the DVD "Best
Motoring - Type R Legends", property of Zig Zag Asia (America) Inc.
Spoon NSX-R GT @ Twin Ring Motegi
17.10.2008 - Spoon NSX-R tests at Twin Ring Motegi during the Honda One
Make Race track sessions (Civic FD2, Integra DC5,Civic EK9).
Spoon Powered EK9 Civic Type R (Acceleration from 30mph)
** Quality gets better once light switched on @ 9 seconds**
2000 EK9 Type Rx
2nd, 3rd and 4th gear rolling start from around 30mph onwards.
Spec list of the car in this video can be seen here: