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2011 Honda CR-Z

2010 Scion tC

  2011 Honda CR-Z 2010 Scion tC
Invoice $18,260 $16,245
31/39 20/29
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Bottom Line The 2011 Honda CR-Z blazes a new trail for eco-performance—but we’re not quite following. Read Full Review The 2010 Scion tC offers more sophisticated handling and lavish features than the low base price would indicate. Read Full Review
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  • Way ahead of the social-responsibility curve
  • Flashy gauges teach you green driving
  • Great fuel economy, compared to some coupes
  • Six-speed clicks in terrific Honda fashion


  • As heavy as an Insight, and thirstier
  • City driving uses up all the suspension travel
  • CVT dulls all the available driving fun
  • Cargo hold doesn’t hold much


  • Attractive base price
  • Appealing interior design
  • Good performance with manual gearbox
  • Tight roadholding


  • Excessive road noise
  • Cramped interior, especially headroom
  • Lousy visibility to the rear
  • Dated styling and design
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