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  • 2011 Honda CR-Z

    #5 in 2011 Subcompact Cars

  • 2011 Volkswagen Jetta

    #7 in 2011 Compact Cars

  • 2011 Smart Fortwo

    #11 in 2011 Subcompact Cars

  • Prices

    • MSRP
    • $19,345
    • $15,365
    • $12,490
    • Avg. Paid
    • $5,861
    • $4,839
    • N/A

    U.S. News Scores

    • Overall
    • 8.2 /10
    • 8.4 /10
    • 7.2 /10
    • Critics' Rating
    • 8.1 /10
    • 8.0 /10
    • 6.5 /10
    • Performance
    • 7.4 /10
    • 7.8 /10
    • 6.1 /10
    • Interior
    • 7.9 /10
    • 8.1 /10
    • 7.9 /10
    • Cost to Own
    • 9.4 /10
    • 9.3 /10
    • 9.7 /10
    • Safety
    • 8.1 /10
    • 9.3 /10
    • N/A
    • Reliability
    • 4.0 /5
    • 4.0 /5
    • 3.0 /5

    Pros & Cons

    • Pros
      • Good performance for a hybrid
      • Great cargo space for the class
      • Comfortable seats
      • Spacious interior with large trunk
      • Great fuel economy with the TDI
      • Good safety scores
      • High fuel economy ratings
      • Navigates city easily
    • Cons
      • Very poor rear visibility
      • Only seats two
      • Cheaper interior materials versus the previous model year
      • Underpowered, noisy engine
      • Little cargo space

    General Specs

    • Transmission
    • Manual
    • Manual
    • Automatic
    • Drivetrain
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Fuel/Engine
    • Gas/Electric I4 1.5L/91
    • Gas I4 2.0L/121
    • Gas I3 1.0/61
    • MPG
    • 31 City / 37 Hwy
    • 24 City / 34 Hwy
    • 33 City / 41 Hwy

    Exterior

    Body
    • Body Style
    • 3 Door Coupe
    • 4 Door Sedan
    • 2 Door Coupe
    Dimensions
    • Wheelbase (in.)
    • 95.9
    • 104.4
    • 73.5
    • Length, Overall (in.)
    • 160.6
    • 182.2
    • 106.1
    • Width, Max w/o mirrors (in.)
    • 68.5
    • 70.0
    • 61.4
    • Height, Overall (in.)
    • 54.9
    • 57.2
    • 60.7
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    Exterior Features
    • Rear Spoiler
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    Measurements
    • Base Curb Weight (lbs.)
    • 2637
    • 2804
    • 1808
    Tires & Wheels
    • Tires - Front All-Season
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Tires - Front Performance
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Tires - Rear All-Season
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
    • Tires - Rear Performance
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Compact Spare Tire
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Aluminum Wheels
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Wheel Locks
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Steel Wheels
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Wheel Covers
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
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    Interior

    Convenience & Comfort
    • Alarm
    • Standard
    •  
    • Optional
    • Auxiliary Pwr Outlet
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Cruise Control
    • Standard
    •  
    • Optional
    • Vehicle Anti-Theft System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Fog Lamps
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Auto-Off Headlights
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Interior Cargo Shade
    • Standard
    •  
    • Optional
    • Front Reading Lamps
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Adjustable Steering Wheel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Steering Wheel Controls
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Trip Computer
    • Standard
    •  
    • Optional
    • Remote Trunk Release
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Keyless Entry
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Power Door Locks
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Electrochromic rearview mirror
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Heated Mirrors
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Power Mirrors
    • Standard
    •  
    • Optional
    • Driver Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Passenger Vanity Mirror
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Manual Steering
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Power Steering
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Optional
    Dimensions
    • Passenger Capacity
    • 2
    • 5
    • 2
    • Passenger Volume (cu. ft.)
    • 49.1
    • 94.1
    • 45.4
    • Front Head Room (in.)
    • 36.9
    • 38.2
    • 39.7
    • Front Leg Room (in.)
    • 42.7
    • 41.2
    • 41.2
    • Front Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 53.8
    • 55.2
    • 48.0
    • Front Hip Room (in.)
    • 51.5
    • - TBD -
    • 45.4
    • Second Head Room (in.)
    •  
    • 37.1
    •  
    • Second Leg Room (in.)
    •  
    • 38.1
    •  
    • Second Shoulder Room (in.)
    •  
    • 53.6
    •  
    • Second Hip Room (in.)
    •  
    • - TBD -
    •  
    • Trunk Volume (cu. ft.)
    • 25.1
    • 15.5
    • 7.8
    Entertainment
    • AM/FM Stereo
    • Standard
    •  
    • Optional
    • Auxiliary Audio Input
    • Standard
    •  
    • Optional
    • CD Player
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • MP3 Player
    • Standard
    •  
    • Optional
    • Satellite Radio
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Premium Sound System
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    Heating & Cooling
    • Climate Control
    • Standard
    •  
    • Optional
    • A/C
    • Standard
    •  
    • Optional
    Seats
    • Cloth Seats
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Heated Front Seats
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Pass-Through Rear Seat
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
    • 2nd Row Bench Seat
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
    • Bucket Seats
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
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    Safety

    Airbags
    • Driver Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Side Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Brakes
    • 4-Wheel ABS
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Safety Features
    • Brake Assist
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Electronic Stability Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Daytime Running Lights
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Child Safety Locks
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
    • Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Traction Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Emergency Trunk Release
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
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    Mechanical

    Engine & Performance
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • 3 Cylinder Engine
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • 4 Cylinder Engine
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Engine Type
    • Gas/Electric I4
    • Gas I4
    • Gas I3
    • Displacement
    • 1.5L/91
    • 2.0L/121
    • 1.0/61
    • Horsepower (Net @ RPM)
    • 122 @ 6000
    • 115 @ 5200
    • 70 @ 5800
    • Torque (Net @ RPM)
    • 128 @ 1000 - 1750
    • 125 @ 4000
    • 68 @ 4500
    • Transmission
    • Manual
    • Manual
    • Automatic w/manual shift
    • Turning diameter
    • 35.4
    • 36.4
    • 28.7
    Fuel
    • Hybrid Fuel
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Gasoline Fuel
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
    • 31
    • 24
    • 33
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
    • 37
    • 34
    • 41
    • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal.)
    • 10.6
    • 14.5
    • 8.7
    Suspension
    • Suspension Type - Front
    • MacPherson Strut
    • McPherson Strut
    • McPherson
    • Suspension Type - Rear
    • Torsion Beam
    • Twist Beam
    • DeDion
    • Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
    •  
    • w/Coil Springs
    •  
    Transmission
    • Automatic
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • 5-Speed Automatic
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Manual
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • 5-Speed Manual
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
    • 6-Speed Manual
    • Standard
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