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I like the looks of the 06 to an extent, but that short *** hood and small rear end I dont like. Whole car is just too small compared to the 7th gen. The dash I think everyone has to admit is kickass, and just with the options available in an "economy car" nobody can touch, I mean nav, 190hp (or whatever in the Si), etc. They do add up in price though, now that a loaded coupe can reach over $20k, thats pushing it a bit.

I just bought my 05 a month ago, with the new 06's on the lot. Nobody would even begin to negotiate on the 06 and probably wont for a while yet. Had a great deal on the 05 so I bought that instead. To me the 05 EX SE Coupe is very luxiourious for a civic, Im very pleased with it. I like the agressiveness of the 04-05 front clip too, looks very wide and has a great stance
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ok all my bros - I went to the honda dealer here , checked out a new 06 coupe, and even sat in it...here goes...........I like the 7th gen civic better....now I know I went in person...the 8th gen is like a acura, it seems to be more like a luxury car, just not as sporty, looks a little more like a girls car kinda...i just like the 7th coupe I have (the body/frame) more still...what I might have to do, is do a swap with my 7th coupe I love, what can I swap in to get power of Si in my coupe I love and is paid off, yes paid off. So, I gotta stick with my civic. What about an engine swap??
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i kinda liked the 8th gen when they first appeared...then i saw a 7thgen beside one and I definately like the 7thgen better. maybe im just biased but in my opinion it looks better
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i heart my 7thgen
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Id rather drive a Focus then the new civic




btw...I would never drive a Focus
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only a few of the colors of the 8th gens i really like. the 7th gen was better.
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stock for stock the 8th gen is hotter. but my "done up" civic is nicer than the 8th gens. i wouldnt trade.
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the 06's only look good in dark colors,, i saw a white one and thought wow my car look 10x better
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no thanks but i like my 7!!!
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the 06's only look good in dark colors,, i saw a white one and thought wow my car look 10x better
thats because darker colors hide the trim lines of the car. The new civic coupes look boring and sedans look like they were designed for another planet.
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yep, our 7th gens are sportier, and now that I know i am keeping my 7th gen, I gotta look into a swap...i am considerin the k20a3 from the current civic si
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i hope the next gen of RSXs don't look anything close to the way the 8th civic looks.
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Originally Posted by Tragedy
The 7th gen civic is the real last civic. The new civic has new headlights, new lug nuts (5 of them), new body, and tails, hell new car completely. The thing is butt ugly imo. The 7th gen will always have the real civic look.
that is right man, our 7th gen civics are the last real civics! Keeping my 7th gen civic! Sporty Coupe!
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