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Honda Voluntarily Recalls 46,000 Honda Fit Cars

On April 26 Honda issued a recall for Honda Fit vehicles from the 2012 and 2013 model years, affecting about 46,000 units in Canada and the United States.

According to the AP, “The concerned vehicles may be equipped with a faulty electronic stability control system (ESC) which may be faulty and will result in excessive yaw, or rotation. The excessive yaw rates will consequence in the vehicle’s direction of motion, by causing it to tilt too far prior to the application of the brake via the ESC,” which could result in an accident.

No injuries or accidents have been reported.

Honda dealerships like Northwest Honda, Sims Honda, and Apple Valley Honda will be able to fix the issue in affected vehicles.

“If you own a 2012 or 2013 Honda Fit and are concerned, please do not hesitate to call the dealership,” said Tony Carter, general manager of Northwest Honda in Bellingham. “Of course, any problem will be fixed free of charge.”

Interested parties can also call Honda at 1-800-999-1009 S99.

Honda’s Really Big Spring Event

It is springtime in the Pacific Northwest and there is no lovelier place to be (especially when it’s sunny, am I right?). The only thing that makes springtime better is springtime deals. Especially, really BIG Honda deals.

Because at Honda, value only comes in one size: BIG.

Here are some of the deals you can take advantage of at Apple Valley Honda in Wenatchee, Northwest Honda in Bellingham, and Sims Honda in Burlington:

Lease Deals

  • Lease a 2013 Civic Sedan or 2013 Honda Fit for only $169 per month!
  • Lease an award-winning 2013 Honda Accord Sedan for only $219 per month!
  • Lease a 2013 Honda Odyssey for only $329 per month!
  • Lease a 2013 Honda Pilot or 2013 Honda Crosstour for only $269 per month!

Purchase Deals

  • Get .9% APR when you purchase a 2013 Honda CR-V, 2013 Honda Civic Coupe, 2013 Honda Civic Si Coupe, and 2013 Honda Ridgeline!

If you want to take advantage of these BIG Honda deals, stop by Apple Valley Honda, Northwest Honda, or Sims Honda dealerships today!

 

2013 Honda Civic Si Video Review

The 2013 Honda Civic is a new and improved hit with critics and consumers. Here is an honest, short video review of the 2013 Honda Civic Si.

Some of the highlights include the fact that the 2013 Honda Civic Si is “closer to an Acura than Honda” because of its 6-speed manual transmission and the fact that it goes zero to 60 mph in about six seconds. This driver also notes that the interior of the 2013 Honda Civic is Si is very nice inside with comfortable design and seating.

If performance is important to you, than you’ll be interested to know that the 2013 Honda Civic Si has great maneuverability and braking. According to this reviewer, you will “feel like you’re a part of the car.”

True, it’s 201 horsepower engine may not be all that impressive, but on such a small car and with such great design, you don’t really need all those horses to get the performance you want.

“The 2013 Honda Civic Si is a great, contributing member to the Honda Civic family,” said Tod McLaughlin of Apple Valley Honda. “Each member of the Honda Civic family has something different for different drivers. The 2013 Honda Civic Si is a fantastic car for people who really care about performance and really want to be able to zip around. You really have to drive it to understand it, so if you’re interested, stop by and take one for a drive.”

Another aspect of becoming a Honda Civic Si owner was also noted by the reviewer: the fantastic reliability and dependability of Hondas! Honda owners know there is no need for Honda offer super-extended warranties because they build their products to last! Point in case, I’ve driven my 2009 Honda Accord into the ground (how about almost 120,000 miles in 4 years) and have only ever had to do regular maintenance on it.

Anyone who is interested in a compact car that has solid performance should stop by Apple Valley Honda, Northwest Honda, or Sims Honda dealership to take a 2013 Honda Civic Si for a ride today!

Honda CR-V vs Chevy Equinox

There are a lot of quality crossovers in production right now and two of the most popular vehicles are the 2013 Honda CR-V and the Chevy Equinox. This article does a good job of comparing the two and, wouldn’t you know, the Honda CR-V comes out on top.

Both of these vehicles tend to attract families or couples who need to move stuff around (like dogs, camping equipment, etc.), so I’ll start with the most important comparison: storage.

“The center console of the Honda CR-V provides ample storage room that is easily within reach of the driver and front passenger that makes a great place to store maps or anything that may need to be accessed quickly and easily. The Honda crossover also has plenty of space for larger items. First, the rear seats can be folded nearly flat using a one-touch, spring-loaded lever that is easy to get to and operate. When the seats are folded down, the 2013 Honda CR-V has nearly 80 cubic feet of cargo space. The Chevy Equinox comes in with only 63.7 cubic-feet. ”

The next most important thing is probably gas mileage, which is comparable between the two. The CR-V bests the Chevy Equinox by 1 mpg city driving (23 mpg) and its a draw at 30 mpg highway. But when you add in the reliability and dependability of Honda, there’s really no comparison.

“The 2013 Honda CR-V is truly the best in its class,” said Keith Hofkamp, general manager of Sims Honda dealership in Burlington. “It’s a crossover that has as much storage as you could hope for. It’s easy, intuitive, fun to drive, and, well, it’s a great alternative for those families who don’t want to buy a minivan. And most families are on a budget, so you can’t argue with that gas mileage.”

Stop by Sims Honda, Northwest Honda, or Apple Valley Honda dealerships today so you can see exactly how big the 2013 Honda CR-V is and how it can do more than just transport kids to and from soccer practice.

Greenest Car Shopping Areas…Don’t Include Seattle

I thought I knew what to expect as I read this article in honor of Earth Day that listing the locations of America’s greenest car shoppers.

Until I saw the list, that is. Here is the list cities most buying hybrids, electric vehicles, and other green cars:

10. Sacramento—Stockton—Modesto, California

9. Medford—Klamath Falls, Oregon

8. Lima, Ohio

7. Honolulu, Hawaii

6. Washington D.C.

5. Eureka, California

4. Portland, Oregon

3. San Diego, California

2. Monterey—Salinas, California

1. San Francisco—Oakland—San Jose, California

There were a couple things about this list that stood out to me. The first is that Lima, Ohio is eighth on the list (where is Lima, Ohio?). The second, and most surprising to me, is the fact that Seattle (and surrounding area) is not on the list at all (and that Lima, Ohio is). As a Puget Sound driver, it seems crazy to me that Seattle is not on the list because I see so many hybrid vehicles on the road.

The article is right that it makes sense that the list would be full of West Coast cities because it has”…abundant charging stations, special perks for eco-friendly drivers in some western cities and robust infrastructure, the West Coast is well equipped to cater to the needs of eco-conscious drivers.” This seems especially true for Seattle, which is also a city of early adopters and prides itself on its technological know-how.

However, Seattle is still oddly missing from this list.

What do you think? Was this a mistake on the part of Cars.com or is there a reason Seattle didn’t make the list?

Order Your Acura NSX from Honda Now…Wait Until 2015 to Get it

According to this article, Honda is taking order for the Acura NSX now…but production on the supercar doesn’t start until 2015.

Judging by the pictures and the video in the article, it seems well worth getting on the list and waiting. Vroom! The Acura NSX debuted at the Detroit Auto Show in January 2012 and since then, buyers have been lining up…and Honda has been taking names…and deposits.

“The new NSX will be powered by a mid-mounted, direct-injected V6 engine mated to  Honda’s Sport Hybrid SH-AWD (Super Handling All-Wheel Drive) system. It will  also utilize two electric motors that will power the front wheels for extra grip  and stability at high speeds but also to reduce pollution and increase fuel  economy.”

The Acura NSX will be for sale in the UK in a couple years, but if residents there want to ensure they get one, they can put down a deposit of $7,626 (US).

What do you think? Based on the pictures and limited information, would you put a deposit down for the Acura NSX and have the patience to wait for a couple years to get it?

Honda Voluntarily Recalls CR-V, Odyssey

Honda announced that is voluntarily recalling more than 225,000 Honda CR-Vs and Honda Odyssey minivans from the 2012 and 2013 model years. Also effected by the recall is the 2013 Acura RDX SUV.

According to this article, “Honda says the device that stops drivers from shifting out of park without a foot on the brake may not work properly, particularly in below-freezing temperatures.”

“If you have any questions about this recall or the safety of your vehicle, please call us,” said Tod McLaughlin, general manager of Apple Valley Honda in Wenatchee. “Honda’s first priority is safety and so is ours, so we want to fix this for you if there’s a problem.”

Honda will notify owners by mail by mid-May.

If you own a 2012 or 2013 Honda CR-V or Odyssey, do not hesitate to contact the professional staff at Apple Valley Honda, Sims Honda, or Northwest Honda.

 

Honda Teases New Vehicles for Shanghai Auto Show

Honda and luxury brand Acura release a couple photos teasing two concept vehicles that will be showcased at the Shanghai Auto Show in a couple weeks.

The photos, while lacking detail, look amazing. The brief article that comes with the photos states that the Honda photo looks like a minivan and, while it may be that, it looks like it could also be a full-sized crossover or larger CR-V-type vehicle. The Acura photo looks like a full-sized that could be bigger than the Acura MDX.

We won’t have to wait long to see picture of the real vehicles because the Shanghai Auto Show is at the end of the month. What would like you like to see from Honda? A made-for China minivan or a full-sized crossover?

 

Honda Sales Rise in March

The all-new 2013 Honda Accord to Honda’s sales to new heights in March, with the Accord’s 36.4% boost over last year! On the whole, Honda’s sales rose 7.1%.

“It’s amazing the difference in sales from a year or year-and-a-half ago,” said Keith Hofkamp, general manager of Sims Honda in Burlington. “Honda was struggling after the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, but we’ve fully recovered and, with the help of some great new cars like the 2013 Honda Accord, we’re back on top.”

Honda’s luxury brand, Acura had sales that were up 26.3%.

“Our core models, Civic, Accord, CR-V and Odyssey, continue to lead the industry where it counts,” said John Mendel, executive vice president of American Honda. “It’s particularly rewarding to see Accord and Civic winning new customers against a headwind of competitor incentives and value-reducing fleet sales.”

According to the article, the sales of the Honda Crosstour and Honda Pilot both rose by an impressive 11%.

“The Honda Crosstour is a vehicle that doesn’t get a lot of attention, but is a great option for people who want more than car, but not CR-V,” Hofkamp said. “The Honda Pilot has always been one of our most popular vehicles, especially for families. With tax returns coming back, I’m not surprised to see boosts with both of these vehicles.”

For your chance to take the 2013 Honda Accord, Crosstour or Pilot for a test drive, stop by Sims Honda, Northwest Honda, or Apple Valley Honda today.

Honda Plans to Amaze India

Normally we try to stick to topics that directly affect auto consumers in the United States and specifically the Pacific Northwest, but the auto world and internet is abuzz about the all new Amaze that is only available in India.

What is the big deal?

The Amaze is Honda’s first diesel vehicle.

This is a very interesting interview with CEO and president of Honda India, Hironori Kanayama, where, of course, he says Honda is hoping to tap into India’s potentially HUGE buying power, which is only second to China.

“Honda’s global sales target for 2016 is 6 million vehicles. Currently, Honda sells about 4 million globally,” Kanayama said. ”The target is almost a 50% increase. I think India must play a very important role to achieve such a high global target. So, India’s operations will be the fastest-growing operations for Honda globally.”

The low price and best-in-class mileage of the Honda Amaze is sure to make the Honda Amaze a hit and ensures it will be ‘the breath of fresh air’ for the industry it promises to be. According to this article, “Amaze should be a game changer for the company. It marks a big shift in the way Honda looks at India. Managing director Hironori Kanayama says Amaze will help expand Honda’s market presence from just a tenth of it to half. And with a diesel variant, Honda is now ready to take on market leader Maruti Dzire. Industry experts expect Amaze will sell between 3,500 and 4,000 units every month in the near future. ”

Last year was rough for global auto sales, but Honda is in good shape as it’s recovered from the earthquake and tsunami in Japan that deeply impacted manufacturing and shipping. The Honda Amaze should only help Honda’s global presence has Honda continues its hunt for world domination. Or something like that. :)

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