Originally Posted by Slo86GT
Hate to stir the pot, but Honda did it... for at least 6 years running.
85-91 CRX HF.
Still impressive but to keep a comparison apples to apples, new EPA estimates are calculated differently. Converting to new standards, City mpg drops 10 MPG. From fueleconomy.org:
Compare Old and New EPA MPG Estimates
1987 Honda Civic CRX HF
New MPG tests are more realistic
52 City 54 Combined 57 Hwy