Honda Accord Type-R 1999-2003 and Type-S 2003-2008


February 16, 2014 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 29, 2015
Honda Accord Type-R (1999)
Country
Japan
Top Speed (mph)
142
0-60 mph
6.8-7.2
BHP
209 @7200rpm
Torque lbft
159 @6700rpm
BHP per ton
153
MPG UK/US
29/24
Engine capacity CC/CU
2157/132
Engine type
Straight 4 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
11.1:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
FWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
180.5
Width (in)
68.9
Height (in)
56.3
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3097
Additional Info: The Honda Accord Type-R features Recaro seats, 17″ alloys, a bodykit, Xenon headlights, uprated suspension, Torsen LSD, uprated brakes, a dual exhaust system and an optional tall rear spoiler wing. It only ran until 2003, as Honda felt the Type-R badge didn’t suit the type of buyers interested in the Accords family saloon style.

1999 Honda Accord Type-R 1999 Honda Accord Type-R
1999 Honda Accord Type-R 1999 Honda Accord Type-R Interior

Honda Accord Type-S (2003)
Country
Japan
Top Speed (mph)
142
0-60 mph
7.5-7.7
BHP
187 @6800rpm
Torque lbft
164 @4500rpm
BHP per ton
134
MPG UK/US
31/26
Engine capacity CC/CU
2354/144
Engine type
Straight 4 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Valve Type/No
DOHC 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
6
Wheels driven
FWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
183.8
Width (in)
69.3
Height (in)
56.9
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3045
Additional Info: The 2003-2008 Honda Accord was designed to capture some of the potential buyers of the Audi A4 and BMW 3 Series and added more luxury than it’s predecessor. It also got dual front, side and curtain airbags and dual-zone climate control.

2003 Honda Accord Type-S 2003 Honda Accord Type-S
2003 Honda Accord Type-S 2003 Honda Accord Type-S
2003 Honda Accord Type-S 2003 Honda Accord Type-S
2003 Honda Accord Type-S Interior 2003 Honda Accord Type-S Engine