Green Car Journal Names Honda’s ECO Asist as Top 10 Green Technology

eco assist technology

Honda’s “Ecological Drive Assist System,” ECO Assist for short, was named to Green Car Journal’s  list of top 10 green technology’s of 2013. According to this article, “Honda said its ECO Assist technology can help drivers develop driving habits that enhance fuel efficiency by observing the speedometer background’s response to driving practices. Fuel-saving behaviors like […]

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Honda Accord Coupe is like “Scrappy, Jaw-Snapping Tasmanian Devil,” Ferrari

2013 honda accord coupe

While I have yet to personally drive a Honda Accord Coupe, the reviews (like the one HERE) have made it the only car I have ever dreamed about. Yes, reviews like this one have literally made the Honda Accord Coupe the car of my dreams…and I can’t even drive stick (although, I guess I can […]

2013 Honda Accord Impresses Consumer Reports

2013 Honda Accord is Consumer Reports Top Midsize Sedan

2013 honda accord

According to this article, the much-respected Consumer Reports selected the 2013 Honda Accord as top of its class “…and rightly so.” The 2013 Honda Accord beat out other favorites in the class like the Hyundai Sonata and Toyota Camry, including the popular Camry V6 because, well, the 2013 Honda Accord’s V6 engine is just better. […]

Three Hondas in Top Six of Greenest Cars

2012 honda fit

The Honda Fit, Honda Civic Hybrid, and Honda Insight were listed in the top six of Greencars.org’s ‘greenest’ cars list for 2012. The Honda Fit placed second, the Honda Civic Hybrid placed fifth, and the Honda Insight placed sixth. “This isn’t surprising at all,” said Keith Hofkamp, general manager of Sims Honda dealership in Burlington. […]

Honda to Install Wind Turbines for Ohio Manufacturing Plant

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In another example of how Honda is looking forward and blazing the trail of environmentally-friendly auto manufacturing, Honda announced it will install two wind turbines that will supply 10% of the energy for its Russell Point, Ohio plant. According to this article, “These wind turbines stand at 160 feet tall; the blades will be 160 […]

Honda Commercial Admits 2012 Deserved Better

2013 honda civic

The 2012 Honda Civic was the best-selling car last year, but still had some critics (who were professional critics). Honda took that criticism to heart and created the 2013 Honda Civic with a mid-cycle ‘remodel.’ Honda knows there’s always room for improvement and admitted as much in its commercial, which you can see HERE. By […]

Honda’s “Follow Your Dreams” Rose Bowl Parade Float Inspires

HONDA ROSE PARADE

Ok, I realize this is a bit late, but if you’re like me, you didn’t get to see the Honda 2013 Rose Bowl Parade, which was themed “Oh the Places You’ll Go!” In fact, I didn’t realize the parade was sponsored by Honda until after. But after I realized I’d been staring at the picture […]

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