Honda Might Build The 280 HP Turbo CR-Z We Wanted In The First Place

Honda billed the CR-Z as a small, efficient and fun hybrid sport coupe worthy of being the successor to the giant-slaying CRX of the 1980s. In reality, it was none of those things, and lately Honda is lucky if they sell 300 of them a month. But now Road & Track reports that Honda's next CR-Z might be a proper do-over. » 3/12/15 1:20pm 3/12/15 1:20pm

There's a factory blower for the Honda CR-Z. It fixes nothing.

The Honda CR-Z is a mistake that really didn't need to happen. Today, it was announced that HPD will happily sell you a factory blower for the neo-CRX wannabe. Unfortunately, that doesn't solve the greater problem: that car sucks. » 8/21/14 3:08pm 8/21/14 3:08pm

Honda Can Kill The Insight, But The CR-Z Needs Another Chance

The Honda Insight was one of the most awaited cars of 2009. It disappointed pretty much everyone and was quickly forgotten about. The Honda CR-Z was one of the most anticipated cars of 2010. It disappointed pretty much everyone and has quietly sat in the lineup ever since. One of these cars is worth another try. » 2/17/14 9:00pm 2/17/14 9:00pm

The Supercharged Honda CR-Z Might Be The Hybrid You've Always Wanted

The whole point of the Honda CR-Z was that it was going to delivery a great driving experience with incredible gas mileage. Well, the mileage wasn't fantastic and the drive wasn't the best. So now HPD gave up and stuck a gas-sucking supercharger on the car. » 11/07/13 9:50am 11/07/13 9:50am

Watch The Coolest Honda CR Z On The Planet Do Smoky Burnouts

This is the Honda HSV-010 Super GT race car and CRZ GT300 smoking like a season two Don Draper. Japan makes the best Japanese cars. » 6/25/13 1:05pm 6/25/13 1:05pm

Can beige paint and orange wheels fix the CR-Z?

So the Honda CR-Z didn't turn out to be the CRX revival we were hoping for. Even if it's not really a sports coupe, it is a cute little hatch back. Could matte beige paint, a funky interior and orange tires add some much needed curb appeal? The French seem to to think so. » 11/11/11 4:30pm 11/11/11 4:30pm

Honda Mods A CR-Z For Darth Vader

Honda created the TS-1X, a modified CR-Z, for this month's Tokyo Auto Salon. Outside of the matte-black bodywork, Honda didn't say whether Darth Vader's hybrid gets any extra Force. [WorldCarFans] » 1/12/11 10:30am 1/12/11 10:30am

Honda CR-Z + K20 - IMA = KR-Z

The tuners behind the marvelous hybrid-less K-signt have taken their concept to the Honda CR-Z to build yet another K20-powered former-hybrid. We agree with them it's "the way it should have been built." » 12/14/10 3:00pm 12/14/10 3:00pm

Honda CR-Z Scores Too Low For Consumer Reports To Recommend

The 2011 Honda CR-Z hybrid scored too low for Consumer Reports to recommend. We've been saying that for a while. [ConsumerReports] » 12/07/10 4:45pm 12/07/10 4:45pm

2011 Honda CR-Z: First Drive

This is the long-awaited Honda CR-Z, a car Honda claims is the reincarnation of its legendary CRX hatchback. It's a 122-hp hybrid two-door that ambles to 60 mph about as quickly as a Toyota Prius. Say what? » 6/18/10 3:01am 6/18/10 3:01am

This Has Nothing To Do With The Honda CR-Z

Honda's European marketing contingent have copied the Fiesta Movement concept for the Honda CR-Z with one important difference: NUDITY. What? [NSFW] » 6/03/10 10:00am 6/03/10 10:00am

REPORT: American Honda Didn’t Want CR-Z

"It's ironic that the United States was the most vocal in saying they didn't want the car, but the CR-Z still made its world debut at the Detroit motor show," — Honda CR-Z's chief engineer Tetsuo Iwamura. » 3/08/10 4:00pm 3/08/10 4:00pm

Don't Believe The Hype: The CR-Z Is Not A New CRX

Honda wants you to believe that the CR-Z is the reincarnation of the legendary CRX. It should have been — and it even looks right — but it's no CRX. How do I know? I own one. » 1/12/10 4:00pm 1/12/10 4:00pm

Honda CR-Z: 122 HP, 33 MPG, Worst Of All Worlds

The Honda CR-Z is more than what lovers of simple, compact, sporty, lightweight Japanese cars were asking for. It's a simple, compact, sporty, Japanese car with an underpowered engine, heavy batteries, all for just 33 MPG. Not worth it. » 1/11/10 2:40pm 1/11/10 2:40pm

Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid: Finally, An Exciting Hybrid!

Confirming what we've seen in leaked brochure scans, the production Honda CR-Z Hybrid has been outed as the small and sporty Prius alternative with a hybrid-first six-speed manual transmission. The leaking culprit? Honda's premature marketing department and AOL. » 1/11/10 12:36am 1/11/10 12:36am

More 2011 Honda CR-Z Brochure Shots Leak, Reveal Swanky Interior

Following the leaked brochure shots that revealed the 2011 Honda CRZ's exterior and the Mugen version, these photos reveal the saucy hybrid coupe's surprisingly nice interior. The CRX successor is turning out to be a nice looking little economy coupe. » 12/22/09 1:00pm 12/22/09 1:00pm