2017 Honda Civic and CR-V Earn MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice Awards

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The Honda Civic compact passenger car and CR-V compact SUV both win 2017 MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice Awards. The all-new 10th-generation Civic won in the Best Small Car category and the completely redesigned CR-V took top honors in the Best Small Utility segment. The MotorWeek annual Drivers’ Choice Awards evaluates vehicles from the buyer’s point of […]

Honda to Invest $85 Million in Alabama Plant to Advance Production Flexibility

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Honda Manufacturing of Alabama (HMA) today announced an investment of $85 million for the first of a multi-phase project to improve vehicle manufacturing flexibility, strengthen the logistic efficiency for future models and prepare for future technologies. HMA builds four different light truck products – with sole responsibility for production of the Honda Odyssey, Pilot and […]

28th Annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge Celebrates Academic Prowess of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)

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Students from 48 HBCUs to Compete for National Quiz-Bowl Championship, April 8-10 Honda Campus All-Star Challenge awards grants to all participating HBCUs Watch the HCASC National Championship Finals at HCASC.com, April 10 at 12 p.m. EDT After months of rigorous preparation and multiple competitions among 89 schools, students from 48 Historically Black College and University […]

Best-selling 2017 Honda CR-V Earns TOP SAFETY PICK+ Rating from IIHS

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Seven Honda vehicles have earned TSP+ or TSP from IIHS Honda is a top leader in safety ratings The 2017 Honda CR-V, America’s best-selling SUV, has earned the highest possible safety rating of TOP SAFETY PICK+ from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) when equipped with available Honda Sensing™ and LED headlights. The model […]

Honda Civic Type-R Comes to the U.S.

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The long-awaited Civic Type R finally comes stateside with an appearance at a hub of automotive performance and tuning After its global reveal in Geneva earlier this month, the first production Civic Type R coming to America will make its U.S. debut at the 2017 AutoCon automotive performance and tuning convention in Los Angeles on […]

Acura NSX Named as a Prestigious 2017 AUTOMOBILE All-Star

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The 2017 Acura NSX was selected as a 2017 AUTOMOBILE All-Star (Acura.us/NSXAutomobileAllStar), adding to the supercar’s growing list of accolades and recognition since its spring 2016 launch. AUTOMOBILE today partnered with the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance to announce the 2017 All-Stars during a live stream on the AUTOMOBILE Facebook channel. The Acura NSX, America’s only […]

2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Sport Honored as AUTOMOBILE All-Star

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The all-new Civic Hatchback Sport has been named a 2017 AUTOMOBILE All-Star, putting the Euro-inspired, versatile five-door in the company of multiple high-performance vehicles that also received the accolade this year. AUTOMOBILE staff and guest judges evaluated two dozen vehicles on the road and track to determine the most compelling new vehicles of 2017 that […]

Acura Electrifies SUV Lineup with Powerful and Efficient 2017 MDX Sport Hybrid

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The “Ultimate MDX” is the most powerful, refined, sophisticated and technologically advanced Acura SUV for everyday driving New Sport Hybrid system delivers decisive power and control, gaining instant torque, 31 horsepower, and resulted in a 45 percent higher EPA city fuel economy rating compared to the conventional MDX SH-AWD Model-exclusive active dampers deliver a superb […]

Engineer Using Virtual Reality in Technical Training Featured in Latest “Who Makes a Honda” Video

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Melissa Vance, who is leading Honda’s innovative effort to use virtual reality to improve technical training and reduce costs, is the latest subject of the What Makes a Honda is Who Makes a Honda video series. Through a “virtual” world she created, maintenance and equipment service technicians can practice their welding techniques before entering the […]

100,000+ Acura Vehicles on the Road Now Feature AcuraWatch™ Advanced Safety and Driver-Assistive Technologies

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AcuraWatch now available on all Acura sedans and SUVs Nearly 50 percent of all Acura vehicles sold this year have been equipped with AcuraWatch Acura to add new Traffic Jam Assist technology later this year Millennial luxury customers rank safety features much higher on list of purchase priorities than older buyers Acura has surpassed the […]