Spend any time in the 2017 Honda Civic Type R and youíll quickly realize that itís probably the best sport compact car money can buy.
However, not all of my esteemed colleagues at AutoGuide
.com were so easily convinced, quickly pointing out the proverbial gauntlet of dual-purpose rides that came before it. And, of course, it would be unfair to overlook the Subaru WRX STI
, Volkswagen Golf R
and Ford Focus RS
, three competitors in a segment that can never have too many entries.
And in truth, it would be easy to give all four of these sport compacts gold stars and call it a day. But weíre not in the business of handing out participation trophies; no, just like you, we want to know which one of this quartet is worthy of your hard-earned dollars. And thatís why we brought them together to take part in AutoGuide
.comís ultimate showdown for sport compact