While the classic muscle car has only 500 hp, it makes quick work of Honda's high-performance Civic in a few quick drag races.
The JDM vs. Muscle car dispute is one of the most well-known vehicle rivalries.
The final drag race in the first Fast And The Furious movie, where Paul Walker's Toyota Supra competed against ...
Vin Diesel's 1970 Dodge Charger R/T to find which car was fastest, made the race famous.
Since then, many who love cars have been curious to see if the best of Japan can compete with high-quality American muscle.
Whether you enjoy muscle cars or JDM, Hoonigan's most recent film offers something for everyone.
It makes for an exciting drag race when a modern Honda Civic Type R is pitted against a 1969 Chevrolet Camaro Z28.
JDM Versus Classic American MuscleHoonigan's Honda Vs Haters series begins with a brief comparison of the two vehicles.
These two cars could not be more unlike when compared.
For all you Honda enthusiasts, the Honda Civic Type R is an FK8 and has a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces far more power than the standard 306 horsepower.
Actually, this example has about 550 horsepower available. It is a front-wheel drive, thus it might be difficult to transfer so much power to the front wheels without torque steer. It has a manual 6-speed gearbox.
Moving on to the 1969 Chevrolet Camaro Z28, the owner replaced the stock engine with a newer 6.2-liter LS3 V8 out of a C6 Chevrolet Corvette.