Solar City & Elon Musk Choose Honda Over Toyota to be Vehicle for Solar Power Discount

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Buy a Honda (or Acura) and get $400 off solar power at your house? Sounds good to us! In a first-of-its-kind incentive, Honda and SolarCity have teamed up to offer residents of 14 states, including Washington State, a $400 break on solar power if you purchase a Honda or Acura. It’s a unique idea and […]

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

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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 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 Fit Transforms into Musical Instrument, DJ Table

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When we find and read articles about automobile breakthroughs and technology, it usually has to do with safety or gas mileage or something along those lines. Rarely, do we find something as cool as an automobile being used as a musical instrument as is the case with the Honda Fit Twist (only available in Brazil) […]

2012 Honda Odyssey Comes With Multi-Angle Rearview Cameras

If you're car could tell its journey with you, what would it say?

As a Honda blogger, it’s usually pretty easy for me to stay on top of Honda news, especially about popular vehicles like the Honda Odyssey. However, this article gave me something I did not know: the 2012 Honda Odyssey comes with a multi-angle rearview camera standard on the Touring and EX-L models. A one-angle rearview […]

Honda’s LaneWatch System is 2012 Automobile Technology Finalist

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The 2013 Honda Accord has made a splash with industry know-what’s and  consumers. A big part of that is because of all the bells and whistles that come standard on the newest Accord, including the LaneWatch system. Now the LaneWatch system has been named a finalist for the 2012 Technology of the Year Award by […]

Electric Cars: Fad or Future?

EVs are future, Honda FCX Clarity

Electric Cars: Fad or Future? Are electric cars just a passing fad like bell bottoms, lower-back tattoos and big hair? Honestly, I hadn’t even thought to ask this question because it seemed easy to see that electric cars will be a big part of the automobile industry, but the writer of this article had been […]

Honda Creates a Computer You Can Drive

Self-Driving Cars Overcome the Dangers of Technology

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Much has been written about the self-driving cars that have recently been made legal in the state of California and, unbeknownst to me, have logged more than 250,000 driving miles…without a single incident. That’s right; a perfect record. I have thought a lot about the self-driving car and while I was wary at first, I […]