Originally Posted by $lick_Rick
the crx was nothing special what so ever, it was a slow 2 seater that handles poorly but was very cheap
it's only appeal was it's weight and suspension design which made it very responsive to both performance and handling mods.
Umm.. yeah, that's why it debuted in comparison tests against the Toyota MR2.
The CRX si was a hot hatch from day one. The Road & Track and Car & Driver articles of the day screamed about the excellent handling.