Originally Posted by Coati
Uh, Rick? Take it from someone who was old enough to (and did) autocross in the mid-late 1980's (my first autocross was in the Fall of 1984): The CRX was very definitely something special in its day.
it may have been better than some of the alternative compact crap boxes of it's day, but the car as it came is still nothing special
keep in mind, in it's day the geo metro/suzuki swift was concidered a badass autox car in a majority of other countries... for much of the same reasons the crx was