The VTEC system operates on both the intake and exhaust valves. The two outer cam lobes have a profile that optimizes low-speed torque and response. The middle lobe has a high-lift, longer-duration profile that is designed to optimize high-end horsepower. At low rpm, the middle rocker arm is idle.
Is the Acura Integra GSR VTEC?
The Acura Integra GS-R model was first developed in 1992. It was available in the second and third generation body style. The GS-R model is equipped with a 1.8 liter VTEC (variable valve timing) engine which is capable of 170 Horse power.
What year is Integra GSR?
The GS-R model was called out specifically in 1994 and 1995. It made a return on the Ten Best as the Acura RSX, for 2002 and 2003.
What kind of car is an Integra?
Honda’s Acura luxury division has relaunched the iconic Integra nameplate in hopes of finding success in the entry-luxury compact segment. The all-new Integra replaces the aging ILX sedan, an entry-luxury compact that failed to make much of a mark on the segment.
Does b18b1 have VTEC?
The 1.8L made 142 hp and 127 ft-lbs of torque, but also became a donor for the LS/VTEC swap that became popular later on. Here is a B18B LS engine. Notice the difference in the valve cover (it is not equipped with VTEC) compared to the VTEC B-Series engines.
What is a DC4 Integra?
Bottom line: A DC4 has a 94-01 Integra coupe w/ a non vtec engine and a DC2 is a 94-01 Integra coupe w/ a vtec engine. The sedans use a different chassis code altogether. K.
Are integras reliable?
The Japanese firm has topped our regular Reliability Surveys in the past, and even when it doesn’t win, it’s never very far from the top of the table. However, despite Honda’s excellent reliability record, you will need to keep an eye on your Integra.
Is the Integra a Civic?
Given the footprint, the Integra is – as anticipated – based on a Civic. Acura says it has a “high output’ 1.5-litre turbo engine, a six-speed manual gearbox and a limited-slip differential. So, what we have here is likely a Civic Si with a new name, a new look and a hatchback-style body opening.
What does VTEC stand for?
The VTEC (Variable Valve Timing & Lift Electronic Control) system uses separate camshaft profiles for low and high-end performance, and the engine computer selects between profiles.
Will there be a 2 door Integra?
The Acura Integra is back with more doors That model is, of course, the 2-door Acura Integra Type R.