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1985 Honda Civic CRXReview
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Cheap Fun — Bought a white and silver CRX new in fall of 1984. Quick and fun to drive, easy to do parking brake and 'J' turns or moving 360's in the snow. Great mileage...unleaded gas...fiberglass fenders...room in the back for lots of junk and a dog. Traded it in on new '91 Interga and got almost half of the $9,5000 I paid for it. Only had to put tires brakes and exhaust on it.

Owner for 6 years, 9 months

Miles Driven per Year:20,000

Pros: Mileage, Fun to drive, Looks.

Cons: Low power, skinny tires.

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1985 Honda Civic Wagon 4WD Review
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I love this car. Yes, she doesnt have much power for passing or going uphill quickly. But she seriously makes up for it with the 4wd. I live in the mountains and this car has gotten me through two pretty rough winters as my only vehicle. Literally my only limitation with her is my undercarriage clearance. Shes older than my two previous civics but somehow has held together better than either. The back folds in to a large cargo area, or folded the other way turns in to a very comfortable sleeping area. The gas mileage is phenomenal. I would never recommend letting this car go.
vs1996 Honda Civic DX Hatchback
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Cargo Capacity Ranked 1996 Honda Civic DX Hatchback worse.
"The 85 honda civic has fully collapsable and removable rear seats. Ive consistently used her for hauling large loads. Camped in the back as well as set up a lg dog kennel when traveling with my pitbull. "
Would Buy Ranked 1996 Honda Civic DX Hatchback worse.
"The 85 is a 4wd all around great car. Good for camping, commuting, hauling, and great in snow conditions. The only real draw back is finding parts when working on her simple because she is so old. "
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2017 Honda Civic Reviews

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2014 Honda Civic Reviews

Amazing Ride By Alex

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2013 Honda Civic Reviews

Nice Small Car By subramanian_v

Car gives great mileage and doesn't require any maintenance other than service at regular intervals. Civic is an ideal car for people who are single or drive long distance as its gives 40+ in highways... Read More

Fun Economy Car By zacharyzion

This car drives great. There is no real down side. Great fuel economy, good handling, looks neat. Breaks are good. Low maintenance. Accelerates pretty fast, so that's good. This car comes with Bluetoo... Read More

2012 Honda Civic Reviews

Classy Car By Caddyohlala

I love the car, it handles real well. The gas mileage is a winner, and shifting the car is so much fun, she is fun to drive! It's sharp and eye catcher, just sad I must sell due to unforseeable circum... Read More

Great Car - Some Drawbacks By Kristopher

I like my car. it's efficient, simple, and good looking. The imid display, steering wheel controls are super nice. I like the built-in phone and the adjustability of the steering wheel and seats. I'm ... Read More

2011 Honda Civic Reviews

Really Good And Can Be A Really Good First Car For Anyone By Gerson23

I like everything about the car how smooth it is and how others can't help but look at and I love that. I don't have any negative comments about it. Try it and you won't regret it is just good Read More

Perfect For Commuter Or Driver On A Budget By mrg163

I enjoy how affordable the car is, even the insurance is dirt cheap compared to the cars my friends are driving. The manual transmission helps to add an enjoyable driving experience. Definitely feel s... Read More

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