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1986 Honda Civic Si HatchbackReview
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Alaska Civic Hatchback — It is a Honda. It is fun to drive. The fuel mileage was, at one road trip, about 50 MPG. The usual mileage was about 35. This kind of economy is way ahead of its time. The real value of this car is the handling. Also, noteworthy: it is reliable.

Pros: Stylish, economical, fun to drive, dependable.  It is a Honda.

Cons: I did not get around to body work refurbish.

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1986 Honda Civic DX HatchbackReview
Rus writes:
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Rare Retro Runabout — Fun little retro runabout! super easy to drive, faster than a Mini or a VW Beetle but more economical than both of them, enough room to do anything with it, sounds like an automatic hair dryer and the parts are like rocking horse poo, but it puts such a big smile on your face, its all worth it.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

Pros: Amazing alternative head turner

Cons: could do with a second one to break for parts

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1986 Honda Civic CRX SiReview
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Fun Small Gas Saving Cool Looking Car — Need help fixing it up under the hood to make it run faster but love driving around town. Need help finding a sunfoof switch so the sun roof would help cool me down a lil while driving in the summer.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: love the cost for gas and how far it gets me. lots of parts to make it look cool and fast.

Cons: not much room for anything but a system

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1986 Honda Civic WagonReview
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The $650 Civic "box" — $650 beater purchased during 08' Summer. perhaps the most reliable car i have ever bought. gets from A to B without complaint. Car costs close to nothing to run. Peppy 1.5L SOHC motor great on gas around town, with a long throw 5speed OD tranny. hauls lots of cargo, and people in comfort. simple, spartan vehicle.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: reliable, cheap on gas, cheap on insurance, lots of room for its size, smartly designed car

Cons: rust, lack of power going uphill, doesnt look that nice, wont pick up chicks.  manual everything

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1986 Honda Civic Si HatchbackReview
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My First Car, My Favourite Car, One Mean Machine — With the performance of a D16A1 Twin cam 1.6 this super light breadvan will suprise you! This car has been completely re-wired to OBD0 with a complete carb to fuel injection conversion. Add a black dashboard, S2000 Start button, 3G Prelude Si Seats, and this is one of the most unique 3G Civics on the road.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Street Legal Go-Cart

Cons: People might think you are a budget-batman

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1986 Honda Civic DX HatchbackReview
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It Has Seen Better Days — Has a 1.5L carborated engine. It moves. You can pretend to be a ricer if needed. It is very reliable and always works.

Pros: good dependable car

Cons: a bit boring

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1986 Honda Civic DX HatchbackReview
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Awesome Interior Space, Good Cornering, Weak Engine — This yellow beauty is sought after by many car enthusiasts for its auto-crossing heritage. The solid rear axel and the overall light weight of the car make it perfect for moving around cones or small children on tricycles. However, with its weak and carbed engine, this thing takes a while to get to speed. It is in fact so slow, there is no tachometer. Mod away and you get a rocket. Drop a B16 into it and you have a ten second machine.

Pros: Space, Sound acoustics, Cornering

Cons: weak engine, not much aftermarket, weak A/C

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1986 Honda Civic WagonReview
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That Pug-nosed Kid Who Doesn't Take Anything — I didn't actually do this... it was a great little car, still going (after being written off at least three times and almost half a million kilometers later). Apparently it handled better than the porsches of the same year (1986).

Pros: Lots of space, good mileage, reliable, officially titled a 'Wagovan'

Cons: Officially titled a 'Wagovan'

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1986 Honda Civic WagonReview
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Best Car For The Money! — 1986 Honda Civic CVCC 1500 Statiowagon, with a 1.5 liter 4-cylinder 2-barrel carb, 4 door with hatchback and a 5 speed to boot!

Pros: Great  gas mileage, about 40 miles to the gallon

Cons: only 105 horsepower

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1986 Honda CivicReview
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My First Car! — My first car. I owned one from january to may 2001. During that time the car was reliable. And had a quite nice engine. But the car was about 15 years old at that time and that fact was smellable. Aswell as the springs were bad as some other parts aswell.

Pros: Engine, economy.

Cons: Small

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