How does a brand new 2012 Honda Civic Si compare to a 1999 Honda Civic Si? Well, the new one is quicker and more refined, but it doesn't have that raw honesty that the old one has. To put that into cold, hard numbers, we brought both to the Edmunds.com test track. Acceleration was tested with 0-60 and quarter-mile tests, while braking was calculated using 60-0. Handling tests included a timed slalom and two trips around a skid pad to generate a lateral acceleration calculation.
Read the full Edmunds.com comparison test of the 2012 Honda Civic Si vs. 1999 Honda Civic Si.