The Truth About Cars » Honda Civic SI http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:42:47 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » Honda Civic SI http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Digestible Collectible: 1991 Honda Civic Si http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/digestible-collectible-1991-honda-civic-si/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/digestible-collectible-1991-honda-civic-si/#comments Mon, 25 Jan 2016 14:00:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1272641 The “Si” badge has always denoted something special from Honda, from the ’85 Civic and CRX that flaunted the new-fangled fuel injection on the sport model to the not-quite-a-Type R that will hopefully be gracing our roads later this year. Honda fanatics will continue to debate the best, but my favorite Civic generation has to […]

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The “Si” badge has always denoted something special from Honda, from the ’85 Civic and CRX that flaunted the new-fangled fuel injection on the sport model to the not-quite-a-Type R that will hopefully be gracing our roads later this year. Honda fanatics will continue to debate the best, but my favorite Civic generation has to […]

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It’s Time For My Christmas List http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/time-christmas-list/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/time-christmas-list/#comments Wed, 23 Dec 2015 15:00:45 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1248745 Now it can be told: Perhaps the most cringe-worthy moment of my life was my own “Affluenza” episode, otherwise known as “The Time I Wrote A Poem About Not Getting A BMW 2002 For Christmas.” I was eighteen years old and busy failing to fulfill my potential at university. I was already on my second […]

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Now it can be told: Perhaps the most cringe-worthy moment of my life was my own “Affluenza” episode, otherwise known as “The Time I Wrote A Poem About Not Getting A BMW 2002 For Christmas.” I was eighteen years old and busy failing to fulfill my potential at university. I was already on my second […]

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Review: 2014 Acura ILX 2.4 (With Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/review-2014-acura-ilx-2-4-with-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/review-2014-acura-ilx-2-4-with-video/#comments Sat, 26 Oct 2013 13:00:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=629290 The Acura ILX has been derided as being nothing more than a gussied-up Honda Civic, an analogy that I too applied to the compact Acura when it first arrived. But then our own Brendan McAleer caused me to question my dismissal of the ILX. How many shoppers out there are willing to option-up a base model […]

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The Acura ILX has been derided as being nothing more than a gussied-up Honda Civic, an analogy that I too applied to the compact Acura when it first arrived. But then our own Brendan McAleer caused me to question my dismissal of the ILX. How many shoppers out there are willing to option-up a base model […]

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Honda Civic Si Dominates Subaru BRZ In Track Test http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/honda-civic-si-dominates-subaru-brz-in-track-test/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/honda-civic-si-dominates-subaru-brz-in-track-test/#comments Thu, 16 Aug 2012 19:03:14 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=457121 AutoGuide’s twin team of track terror, time-trialer Dave Pratte and editor Colum Wood, have returned to Toronto Motorsports Park to take the Subaru BR-Z and the Honda Civic Si to the extreme limit and beyond. What did they find? “Truth be told,” Pratte notes, “it takes an experienced FWD pilot to get the most out […]

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AutoGuide’s twin team of track terror, time-trialer Dave Pratte and editor Colum Wood, have returned to Toronto Motorsports Park to take the Subaru BR-Z and the Honda Civic Si to the extreme limit and beyond. What did they find? “Truth be told,” Pratte notes, “it takes an experienced FWD pilot to get the most out […]

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Comparison Review: Volkswagen Jetta GLI vs. Honda Civic Si http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/comparison-review-volkswagen-jetta-gli-vs-honda-civic-si/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/comparison-review-volkswagen-jetta-gli-vs-honda-civic-si/#comments Mon, 30 Jul 2012 13:37:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=454701 Remember 1985? If you were paying attention to cars, then the then-new Civic Si and Mk2 Jetta GLI were on your radar. Which did you prefer? For the 2012 model year both cars are again new. One of them has changed surprisingly little. The other, though it retains some choice bits, has perhaps lost the […]

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Remember 1985? If you were paying attention to cars, then the then-new Civic Si and Mk2 Jetta GLI were on your radar. Which did you prefer? For the 2012 model year both cars are again new. One of them has changed surprisingly little. The other, though it retains some choice bits, has perhaps lost the […]

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New or Used: Drive First…Then Wait http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/new-or-used-drive-first-then-wait/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/new-or-used-drive-first-then-wait/#comments Tue, 28 Jun 2011 14:20:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=400418 Chris writes: Hi, love the site. I want a play car, but my wife and I have to agree on the purchase. First, the details on our current situation. My wife drives a 2001 Suburban with 120,000 miles on it. I’m driving a 96 Cherokee 4wd with a 5-speed and 90k on the meter. We’re […]

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Chris writes: Hi, love the site. I want a play car, but my wife and I have to agree on the purchase. First, the details on our current situation. My wife drives a 2001 Suburban with 120,000 miles on it. I’m driving a 96 Cherokee 4wd with a 5-speed and 90k on the meter. We’re […]

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