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1991 Honda Civic CRX
2 Dr HF Hatchback
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$9,405
2016 Honda CR-Z
EX
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$15,788
12 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1991 Honda Civic CRX
2 Dr HF Hatchback

The 1991 Honda CRX is a two-seat "sports" car. If it's just you and your best friend, there will be plenty of room for comfort, while the hatchback styling provides plenty of cargo roo...

2016 Honda CR-Z
EX
Eric Tallberg Preview:

Though it’s not immensely practical, the 2-passenger 2016 Honda CR-Z might nevertheless appeal to those who want a semi-sporty fuel-efficient hybrid commuter with enough toting space f...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1991 Honda Civic CRX
2 Dr HF Hatchback
writes:
Close to perfect car.
Cargo Capacity Ranked 1990 Mazda MX-5 Miata worse.
"Huge space behind the front seats."
Family Car Ranked 1990 Mazda MX-5 Miata worse.
"Hauled a ton of stuff."
55
1991 Honda Civic CRX 2 Dr HF HatchbackReview:

Great Small Car, Good Mileage — I love the mileage, thinking about selling this one and fixing up my VW. Undecided... It does take u...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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1991 Honda Civic CRX 2 Dr HF HatchbackReview:

1991 Crx Hf — Acceleration: Slow Build Quality: Its a Honda, It Lasts Forever! Appearance: Desirable for the stre...

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

2016 Honda CR-Z
EX
No User Reviews

Specs

1991 Honda Civic CRX
2 Dr HF Hatchback
2016 Honda CR-Z
EX
Powertrain 5-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
36 MPG
36 MPG
31 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
44 MPG
39 MPG
38 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 10 gal 10.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Hybrid
Hybrid
Power
62 hp @ 4,500 RPM
130 hp @ 6,000 RPM
130 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
90 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
127 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
127 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9:1
10.4:1
10.4:1
Displacement
1,500 cc
1,500 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
2.87 in x 3.52 in
2.87 in x 3.52 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 3 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 3 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 3 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional --
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 2 seats
Front Legroom 40.8 in 42.7 in
Back Legroom -- --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 25.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 587 lbs
Exterior
Length 148.5 in 161.5 in
Width 65.9 in 68.5 in
Height 50.1 in 54.9 in
Wheelbase 90.6 in 95.9 in

Available Options

1991 Honda Civic CRX
2 Dr HF Hatchback
2016 Honda CR-Z
EX

Exterior Colors

  • Aegean Blue Metallic
  • Deep Violet Pearl
  • Deep Violet Pearl II
  • Ivory Pearl
  • Jet Black
  • Milano Red
  • Polished Metal Metallic

Option Packages

  • Showroom Package
  • Showroom Package Plus
  • Z Package

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